Articles: Press Release
Wilcox Continues Climb
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 6, 2001
USA Equestrian is pleased to announce that according to FEI/BCM World
Dressage Rider Rankings, Lisa Wilcox continues her climb, moving from 8th to
7th place. Wilcox sits just behind Heike Kemmer, of Germany who occupies
the 6th spot. Ulla Salzgeber of Germany holds on to 1st place followed by
Lars Petersen of Denmark, 2nd, Nadine Capellmann of Germany, 3rd, Isabell
Werth of Germany 4th and Anky van Grunsven of the Netherlands 5th.
Originally from Thousand Oaks, CA, and now based in Cappeln, Germany, Wilcox
is trained by Ernst Hoyos from the Spanish Riding School in Vienna, Austria.
Other U.S. riders in the top 100 include Guenter Seidel, 22nd, Kamilla
DuPont, 55th, Cheri Reiber 67nd, Debbie McDonald, 72th, Sue Jaccoma, 89th
and Gunnar Ostergaard, 93rd.
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