25th Anniversary of the Palm Beach Dressage Derby CDI-W/Y

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Jane Hannigan and Maksymilian Earn a Trip to the 2008 Dressage World Cup on Score Earned at 2008 Palm Beach Dressage Derby CDI-W/Y
Jane Hannigan is off to the 2008 Dressage World Cup following her win Sunday in the CDI Grand Prix Freestyle at the Palm Beach Dressage Derby CDI-W/Y. Hannigan and Maksymilian scored a 72.85 percent putting them on the U.S. World Cup team. That score also earned them a second place in the Grand Prix Freestyle behind Canadian Ashley Holzer with Pop Art and their score of 77.45 percent.

Hannigan was beaming. "I'm so happy. The horse felt great today." Hannigan was rather astounded by her high freestyle score considering that she admitted to being out of sync with her music at some points in her ride. She's working on a new freestyle that is more technically difficult but opted not to change for the qualifying class.

Shawna Harding and Susan Jaccoma Battle Once Again at the 25th Annual Palm Beach Dressage Derby CDI-W/Y
By Lynndee Kemmet for DressageDaily.com
Loxahatchee, Florida – Shawna Harding and Come On III continued their winning ways at the 25th Annual Palm Beach Dressage Derby CDI-W/Y taking the blue in Friday's CDI Prix St. Georges competition with a score of 68.05 percent. And right on their heels again were Sue Jaccoma and Wadamur in second place with a score of 67.60 percent. Third went to Patricia Becker and Sandor with a score of 66.05 percent. While Jacomma felt that she and Wadamur, an eight-year-old Hanoverian sired by Weltmeyer, were also having fabulous rides, she said youth may be all that's keeping Wadamur from consistent wins. "Shawna's horse is a year older and maybe he has 365 days of gaining more confidence and 365 days of more strength. Read More....

DressageDaily's Mary Phelps-Hathaway – Markel Equine Insurance Specialist Hosts the 5th Annual "Palm beach Dressage Derby Inspection Reception" DressageDaily's Mary Phelps-Hathaway, a

Markel Equine Insurance Specialist will start off the weekend's festivities at the Palm Beach Dressage Derby Thursday afternoon after the CDI Horse Inspection hosting her Fifth Annual "Inspection Reception" catered by Jim and Terry Toomey's Paradise Café. Mary Phelps, a longtime equine insurance agent celebrates her 5th year with Markel at the Palm Beach Dressage Derby.Be sure to stop by the HorsesDaily RV at the Palm Beach Dressage Derby for applications and more information. And if you see Mary also the official photogrpaher for the Derby out and about taking photos, don't be afraid to approach her with any questions you might have. Read More....

Mushroom Matrix Celebrates 1st Anniversary at the Palm Beach Dressage Derby
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Golden Gourmet Mushrooms Inc has sent a load of their finest gourmet mushrooms for the Palm Beach Dressage Derby "Inspection Reception" February 28, to be included in an Asian themed menu presented by Jim and Terry Toomey's Paradise Café On hand throughout the weekend will be Vice president Keith Manfred available to explain the research and benefits if this product, not just for equines but humans too. Read More....

Shop Till You Drop at the Palm Beach Dressage Derby - Party With the Vendors March 2 for "A Taste of the Derby"

An unprecedented number of vendors have signed on as exhibitors at the 2008 Palm Beach Dressage Derby adding to the all 'round experience for both spectators and competitors. On Saturday, March 2 afternoon as the competition winds down, be ready to party along vendor's row as each shop will have their own "Taste of the Derby" reception. The DressageDaily.com RV, sponsored by RV Sales of Broward will head up the experience with a celebrity chef and wine tasting, brought to you by The Mushroom Matrix. Here are the Vendors for the 2008 Palm Beach Dressage Derby




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