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Bugatti Offspring Win USDF Awards

It’s so fun to see Bugatti offspring earning USDF Year End Awards undersaddle and in Dressage Sport Horse Breeding (DSHB) this year.  Two year old filly, Briljant G (Bugatti-Babar) earned an 11th place ranking in the USDF DSHB 2-Year Old Fillies.  Briljant G or “Giada” also finished as the SWANA All-Breeds Awards 2-Year Old Filly Champion for owner/breeder Mary La Banca. Three year old filly, Beaucoup d’Amis (Bugatti-Contucci) was USDF DSHB 3-Year Old Fillies Reserve Champion with a 79.60 median score for the season.  Beaucoup d’Amis also earned the Reserve Championship for the same division in ISR/Oldenburg All-Breeds Awards.  Beaucoup d’Amis is owned by Trisha DeRosha and bred by Janice Barnes. The Hilltop-bred and Marchella Richardson owned, Boccaccio IOF (Bugatti-Rubinstein) ranked 10th in the USDF Third Level Horse of the Year Rankings with a median score of 71.346%. Boccaccio finished 4th in the AHS All-Breeds Awards for this same division.  Boxster A (Bugatti-Weltbekannt), owned and bred by Iris Aberbach and ridden by Michael Bragdell, ranked 5th for USDF Horse of the Year for Fourth Level and Champion AHS All-Breeds Awards for Open Fourth Level. In the ISR/Oldenburg All-Breeds Awards, Brigadoon (Bugatti-Art Deco) ranked 3rd for Open Prix St. Georges.  Brigadoon was bred by Sheila O’Keefe and owned by Julio Mendoza and Sheila O’Keefe.  Congratulations to all!

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Bugati Max Effrt SFA (Bugatti-Ramses Rasul): We received wonderful news from breeder Deb Thomas of Sanford Farms in CT. Deb shared that 2-Year Old Bugatti gelding Bugati Max Effrt SFA (Bugatti x Desert Aurora/Ramses Rasul) was named National Reserve Champion 2-Year Old Half Arabian Gelding at the 2017 AHA National Sport Horse Show. Congratulations to all of “Max’s” connects! >>>

VADA/NOVA Fall Dressage Show: It was a beautiful weekend in Virginia for the VADA/NOVA Fall Show. Michael took Kaja Brix’s Feuerbach out for a warm-up before Regionals. They won both their Intermediate I tests with a 66.9% and a 69.7%. >>>

2017 AHS/ARS Inspection: We had a fantastic inspection this past week with an overwhelming super quality in the foals. The event started however with two stallions being accepted for AHS/ARS. >>>