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Ferragamo

Owned by Nicole and Colin Tough.

7 years old, 16.1 hand Hanoverian gelding by Furstenball, out of a Sir Donnerhall mare.

2019 Achievements:
  • Willinga Park CDI Dressage by the Sea ** - Medium and Advanced Champion
  • Brenda Wittman ** Championships - 71% in both 4B and 4C - Medium Champion
  • Great South Eastern ** Dressage Championships - Advanced Champion
  • Fraser Coast ** Dressage Championships - Advanced Champion
  • QLD State Dressage Championships - 1st in both 5B and 5C with 70% and 72% - QLD State Advanced Champion
  • National Dressage Championships - 5C 70% and 5B 72% - Australian Advanced Reserve Champion
  • Winner of 2 National Performance Gold Medals
  • Winner 2019 Benalbyn Lodge QLD Advanced Horse of the Year
  • Selected on 2020 The Saddlefitter QLD State Dressage Squad
2018 Achievements:
  • Park Ridge ** Dressage Championships - Elementary and Medium Champion
  • Brenda Wittman Classic ** - Elementary Champion
  • Caboolture Dressage ** Championships - Elementary and Medium Champion
  • Fraser Coast Dressage ** Championships - Elementary and Medium Champion
  • QLD State Elementary Reserve Champion
  • QLD Elementary Horse of the Year
  • QLD Runner-up Medium Horse of the Year
  • Selected on The Saddlefitter 2019 QLD State Dressage Squad
2017 was the first year of competition for this exciting youngster and produced the below results:
  • Park Ridge ** Dressage Championships - Preliminary Champion
  • Brenda Wittman Classic ** - Preliminary Champion
  • Toowoomba Dressage Championships - Novice Champion
  • Caboolture Dressage ** Championships - Preliminary and Novice Champion
  • NADEC Dressage Spectacular - Novice Champion
  • National Performance Gold Medal
  • QLD Newcomer Horse of the Year
  • QLD Novice Horse of the Year
 



Leopold

Owned by Karin and Tim Gordon.

Leopold is a 5 year old, 17.1 hand gelding by Livaldon, out of a Fidertanz mare. He was purchased as Karin’s next horse, and Nicole will train and campaign him until Karin is ready to take over the reins.

Leopold had his first outing with Nicole at the free dress 2021 Gala Equine Summer Series, run by the Caboolture Dressage Group. He won all 3 novice tests with 76% in the 2A, 74% in the 2B and 75% in the 2C, winning the overall Novice Championship.
 


Florenz

Owned by Emma and Paul Weel

16.2 hand gelding by Foundation, out of a St Moritz mare.

Imported in May 2019, Florenz went to 3 competitions in September with the below results:
  • Gold Coast Dressage ** Championships - 1st in both novice tests with 73% and 74% - Novice Champion
  • QLD Dressage Series ** Championships - 1st in both novice tests with 73% and 74% - Novice Champion
  • QLD State Dressage Championships - QLD State Novice Reserve Champion with scores of 73% and 74%
  • Selected on the 2020 Rivermead Estate Dressage QLD State Talent Squad
  • Winner 2019 Courtland QLD Novice Horse of the Year


2020 Achievements:

  • Fraser Coast ** Dressage Championships - Medium Champion
  • QDR ** Dressage Championships - Elementary Champion
  • QLD State Dressage Championships - State Medium Champion & State Reserve Elementary Champion
  • Retained on the 2020/21 Rivermead Estate Dressage QLD State Talent Squad
 



Faberge

Owned by Emma and Paul Weel.

7 year old, 16.1 hand, Westphalian gelding by Feedback, out of a Rhodiamont mare.

Campaigned in 4 year old classes in Germany, Emma and Paul purchased Faberge in November 2017. After just 8 rides with Nicole in QLD, Faberge broke down with an undisclosed injury that he had sustained in Germany. The first 12 month rehabilitation failed, and was followed with even more treatment and another 18 months rest and rehabilitation. After 3 years, Emma, Paul and Nicole finally got him in the show ring with wonderful results.

2020 Achievements:

  • QDR ** Dressage Championships - Novice Champion with 76% & 75%
  • Park Ridge Offical Dressage - Winner both Novice tests with 74% & 76%
  • QLD State Dressage Championships - State Preliminary Champion with 78% & 76% and State Novice Champion with 76% & 75%

We all hope the injury will hold up and we can continue showing this super special horse, loved by everyone.