George Williams and Rocher Dominate the Devon Dance Floor

Sunday, October 2, 2005
Posted by Mary Phelps

It was a fantastic freestyle night on Saturday evening October 1 at 2005 Dressage at Devon. Devon's stars George Williams and Rocher dominated the dance floor breaking the Devon freestyle record by winning the class with a magical 77.850%. Riding to music by Madonna, the black Westfalian mare Rocher gave all she got and wowed the crowds.

Upon entering the ring, Williams and Rocher received a thunderous applause from the crowd marking their status of crowds' favorites. Throughout their test, her fans could not contain themselves, applauding each amazing extended trot, as well as other movements. For Rocher, the crowd participation puffed her up even higher as her famous flopping ears were held high and mighty.The pair had a clean ride with the extended trots and the left pirouette as highlights. Rocher kept a clear rhythm in the piaffe and passage and stayed consistently up in the frame. Their score of 77.850% was fair for their fabulous performance.