Charlotte Jorst is a Danish-born American Grand Prix dressage rider. A devoted horse lover, wife and mother of two daughters, and successful businesswoman, she juggles the running of her popular sports apparel company Kastel Denmark with finding time in the saddle and competing across the country. And now, with her talented horses Kastel’s Akeem Foldager, Kastel’s Nintendo, and Kastel’s Adventure, she’s following her dream of competing for the U.S. Dressage Team at the 2016 Olympic Games. Check out Charlotte's listing in HorsesDaily's High Performance Dressage.

 

The 2016 Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage Final got underway Friday afternoon at the Scandinavium Arena with 18 international combinations performing the FEI Grand Prix test. Representing the U.S., Charlotte Jorst and Guenter Seidel produced determined efforts to place 11th and 15th, respectively. Read More
"This is probably the one of the proudest moments of my life, and this invitation means everything to me,” said Jorst. “It’s been a challenging season so far this year - I set some lofty goals for myself and my horses and I have worked tremendously hard. Just like any athlete, you have ups and... Read More
The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to announce that two athletes that will represent the U.S. at the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage Final, March 23-27, 2016, in Gothenburg, Sweden at the Gothenburg Horse Show. Read More
Charlotte Jorst is a Danish-born American Grand Prix dressage rider. A devoted horse lover, wife and mother of two daughters, and successful businesswoman, she juggles the running of her popular sports apparel company Kastel Denmark with finding time in the saddle and competing across the country...
For Jorst the Festival of Champions was just the first step towards an even bigger goal: to qualify for the U.S. Dressage Team for this summer’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. And she is determined to make her dream a reality. “Riding at the Olympics has always been a dream of mine, and... Read More
Dutch-bred Vitalis, the first licensed son of Vivaldi, was reserve champion at the 2009 Westphalian Stallion Licensing, after which he stood at stud for two years at the Westphalian State Stud in Warendorf where he sired many champions. Vitalis competed in the 2012 FEI World Breeding... Read More
Talented combinations made for an impressive weekend at the Del Mar National Horse Show CDI. Charlotte Jorst (Reno, NV.) and Jan Ebeling had winning performances with their horses at the Del Mar National Horse Show CDI. Jorst claimed top honors in the $5,000 FEI Grand Prix Test with Kastel's... Read More
The afternoon's Intermediaire I Test at the California Dreaming Productions' Festival of the Horse CDI 3*/Y/J/U-25 also ended in a photo finish as the top three competitors scored over 70% and finished within less than three-tenths of a point of each other. Ultimately hanging on for the victory... Read More
Charlotte Jorst (USA) and Kastels Adventure continued their fairytale run at the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival 10 with a win today in the FEI Intermediaire 1, presented by Michael & Roz Collins. The pair, who has steadily improved throughout circuit, continues to add to their remarkable... Read More

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