Articles: Press Release
USET Named Leading Team at The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair
Marty Bauman, (508) 698-6810, firstname.lastname@example.org
Joanna Smith, (908) 234-1251, email@example.com
Gladstone, New Jersey –November 12, 2001– The United States Equestrian Team
(USET) squad of Laura Kraut of Oconomowoc, WI; Margie Goldstein Engle of
West Palm Beach, FL; Beezie Madden of Cazenovia, NY; and McLain Ward of
Brewster, NY was named the Leading International Team at the Royal
Agricultural Winter Fair (CSIO-W Toronto) in Toronto, Canada, November 5 –
Kraut won the $60,000 Audi Quattro World Cup Grand Prix on Anthem, owned by
Summit Syndicates. She had two clear rounds and the fastest time of 35.7
seconds in the jump-off, beating Canadians Jill Henselwood and Eric Lamaze
who finished second and third respectively.
Ward won the $30,000 Hit/Hurry class on Cameo, owned by Ward and Harry Gill,
and the $30,000 Polo Ralph Lauren Speed class on Fior, also owned by Ward
and Harry Gill. Ward finished a second ahead of Engle riding Hidden Creek’s
Jones, owned by Michael Polaski.
In the Nations Cup, the USET squad finished second with eight faults behind
Ireland, who finished with five faults. The Canadians finished in third
place with 9 faults.
For complete results, please visit www.uset.org.
The United States Equestrian Team is a non-profit organization that selects,
trains, equips and finances equestrians of the highest possible standard to
represent our country in major international competition, including the
Olympic Games and the World Championships. To accomplish this the USET seeks
out and nurtures the development of talented athletes - riders, drivers and
horses - and provides the support and guidance they need to help them attain
their fullest potential. For more information on the USET, please call
(908) 234-1251, or visit USET ONLINE at www.uset.org.