Articles: Press Release
Leslie Howard Wins the Absorbine(r) Myoplast(r) $20,000 1.50m Classic at
the Winter Equestrian Festival
For Immediate Release
For more information contact:
Heather Bean, Brand Manager
W. F. Young, Inc.
Wellington, FL- Leslie Howard flew over the Absorbine(r) Myoplast(r)
1.50m Classic course on Jeans Glove Varnel crossing the "wire" in
40.32. Her 7/8 thoroughbred mare finished a clear round almost two
seconds ahead of the runner-up. When 18 challengers advanced to the
jump-off, three former Olympian riders turned in the lowest times.
The competition confirmed a first-class combination of sheer talent
and speed over the Christa Heibach designed course.
"She's a really fast mare, she's 7/8 American thoroughbred, so she's
naturally fast," said Howard of Jeans Glove Varnel. "I've had this
mare for three years now, and she suffered a very bad, almost career-
ending injury over a year ago, and it has been a long process
bringing her back. R. J. Brandes is a part-owner, and I really
appreciate his patience."
Three representatives from W. F. Young, Inc. (Absorbine Myoplast)
gathered in front of the Myoplast jump to present their vivid red
Myoplast cooler to Howard. With unconcealed delight they watched the
professionals navigate their mounts through the tight turns and fly
over the fences. "It was an amazing sight," said Jim Morris,
National Sales Manager of the Animal Health Care Products division.
"I would not have missed seeing these riders jump their horses for
Through sponsoring the 1.50m Classic at the prestigious Winter
Equestrian Festival, W. F. Young, Inc. has been instrumental in
exposing their concentrated amino acid-based muscle supplement,
Absorbine Myoplast, to the United States. Successfully used in Europe
for many years through veterinarians, this formulated supplement is
now available at local tack shops and feed stores.
"The excitement and loyalty of the highest-level European riders
demanded that we carefully investigate how Myoplast works in this new
category of muscle supplements. We were so impressed by the research
findings and testimonials of top professionals that we knew we had to
make Myoplast available here in the United States," said Tyler F.
Young, President of W. F. Young, Inc.
Absorbine products are available nationwide in tack shops, farm
supply stores and catalogues. For a dealer near you or for more
information, visit the Absorbine website at: www.absorbine.com