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  • Endel Ots Takes Agastrophos II to New Levels at the 2018 Wellington Classic Dressage Autumn Classic

    Posted on: October 29, 2018    Category  Press releases

    Wellington, FL - In his signature style of bringing young horses along and moving them up when the time is right, Endel Ots rode 5-year-old Agastrophos II to a high score win in 1st Level, Test 3 during the 2018 Wellington Classic Dressage Autumn Challenge. Riding on both days of the show, which was held on Oct 20-21st, the pair scored a 71.912 on each ride, which was enough to clinch the high score ribbon on Saturday.

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  • Melyni Worth was awarded the Most Valuable Rider Award at GAIG/USDF Region 1 Champions and The Virginia Dressage Association Fall Competition.

    Posted on: October 19, 2018    Category  Press releases

    The GAIGs Show Committee selected Melyni Worth for being the Most Valuable Rider at the show as she was not only riding in the show but also volunteering. The rain and cold caused many volunteer “no shows” but Melyni stepped up and helped in any way needed to make sure the show ran seamlessly throughout the entire four days. Her tireless efforts were invaluable to keeping the show going and were very much appreciated by all those attending and working at the event.   

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  •  Endel Ots and Lucky Strike Bring Home The Win In The US Markel/USEF Developing Horse Prix St. George

    Posted on: August 31, 2018    Category  Press releases

    Wellington, FL (August 31, 2018) – Endel Ots and Lucky Strike have earned many congratulations over the weekend after winning the Markel/USEF Developing Horse Prix St. Georges Dressage National Championship with a score of 72.794%, which was held at the Lamplight Equestrian Center. While this is not Ots’ first victory at the US National Championships, this one had something special about it for Ots and his family.

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  • Custom Saddlery’s “Most Valuable Rider” Award Goes to Oregon’s Laura Swenson during Dressage at DevonWood I and II

    Posted on: August 1, 2018    Category  Press releases

    Dressage of DevonWood I and II in Sherwood, Oregon is one of the largest dressage events in the Pacific Northwest, bringing over 150 riders from across the United States. Custom Saddlery is a saddle-fitting company known for its quality and service. The Most Valuable Rider (MVR) Award has been given to outstanding riders who demonstrate excellent horsemanship and poise throughout the show.

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  • V is for Valuable: Vernon Named Custom Saddlery’s Most Valuable Rider at Adequan Global Dressage Festival Week III

    Posted on: February 6, 2018    Category  Press releases

    Wellington, FL (February 2, 2018) —Tyra Vernon of BREC Dressage of Ocala and her new Brazilian import, Hadrian Interagro, saddled up for success week three of the 2018 Adequan Global Dressage Festival. Vernon was honored with Custom Saddlery’s Most Valuable Rider Award for her excellent performance and winning test score of 65.256%.

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  • Sahar Daniel Hirosh Kicks Off the 2018 Adequan® Global Dressage Festival by Winning The Custom Saddlery Most Valuable Rider Award

    Posted on: January 18, 2018    Category  Press releases

    Wellington, FL (January 18, 2018) -- Dressage rider Sahar Daniel Hirosh has set some impressive goals for 2018 and is off to a promising start after scoring 64.348% in his first Grand Prix Global CDI tour event of the year. Custom Saddlery, crafters of tailor-made saddles for horses and riders of all levels, was proud to recognize his stellar performance at the 2018 Adequan Global Dressage Festival in Wellington, Florida, by presenting Hirosh with The Custom Saddlery Most Valuable Rider (MVR) Award.

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  • Antonio Garcia Roldan Named Custom Saddlery Most Valuable Rider at IALHA Nationals

    Posted on: November 1, 2017    Category  Press releases

    New Braunfels, TX (November 1, 2017)— Most competitors agreed that the 2017 International Andalusian and Lusitano National Championship Horse Show was a highly competitive event. Held this year at the Great Southwestern Equestrian Center in New Braunfels, Texas, the competition featured Andalusian horses competing in a number of disciplines for National Titles. Custom Saddlery, a company known for perfectly fitting saddles to any horse, was once again on the hunt for an exhibitor deserving of their Most Valuable Rider (MVR) Award. The company found their winner in trainer Antonio Garcia Roldan after several impressive rides in the Dressage arena.

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  • Carla Scarmazzi Named Custom Saddlery Most Valuable Rider at AHA Sport Horse Nationals

    Posted on: October 11, 2017    Category  Press releases

    Raleigh, NC (October 11, 2017) — Custom Saddlery, a company known for fitting saddles perfectly to any horse, presents the Most Valuable Rider (MVR) Award to equestrians across the United States who exemplify excellence inside and outside the show ring. This can be by putting forth a superior performance, by earning great test scores, or by demonstrating excellence in training, attitude, and by setting an example for others in the equestrian community. Carla Scarmazzi, the most recent winner of the Custom Saddlery Most Valuable Rider award, was an example of all of these ideals at this year’s Sport Horse National Arabian and Half-Arabian Championship Show in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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  • Custom Saddlery Helps the California Dressage Society Celebrate a Half-Century of Excellence at the 50th Anniversary Championship Show

    Posted on: September 20, 2017    Category  Press releases

    Rancho Murieta, CA (September 20, 2017) — Custom Saddlery, a longtime sponsor of popular California Dressage Society horse shows and events, is showing its support of the organization once again by serving as a Gold Sponsor of the 2017 50th Anniversary California Dressage Society Championship Show. The event will be held beginning tomorrow in Rancho Murieta, California, at the Murieta Equestrian Center through September 24th

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  • Custom Saddlery Riders Top the 2017 Markel/USEF Young & Developing Horse Grand Prix National Championships

    Posted on: August 31, 2017    Category  Press releases

    Wayne, IL (August 30, 2017) –  It’s been nothing short of a banner year for Custom Saddlery’s “Most Valuable Riders (MVRs)”. At the Markel/USEF Young & Developing Horse Dressage National Championships held at Lamplight Equestrian Center in Wayne, Illinois many Custom Saddlery MVR’s enjoyed a victory gallop. Leading the charge was MVR and international competitor Dr. Cesar Parra, who rode to the Championship in the Developing Horse Grand Prix Championship riding in his Custom Icon Star Saddle, and fellow MVR and Olympian, Heather Blitz was also in the top five with a fourth place finish riding Danish Warmblood Ripline in her signature Custom Advantage saddle.

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