Another amazing show this weekend for Wec’s Team!
– My dear husband Anartz Chanca did for the first time PSG with his 8yo Oldenburg ‘Superman’ finishing second with 69%! Ole mi amor!
– My Junior student Skye Simpson rocked at the Junior Team test wining with 69%. She rode Dazzle; one of our Oldenburg geldings sold horses. He is only 6yo and is showing an amazing talent for the future to grow with her all the way:) so proud of you girl!
– Our student Javier Bonilla Castañeda won both days with his 6yo Andalusian stallion ‘Sarapero’ at 3rd level 3!! Super job!
– My Team mate Antonio García Roldán was Open high point one day and High point reserve champion the second day with Sensei (Sensation) 5yo Oldenburg gelding. He is one of our sold horses at WEC; now owned by Don Georgio from NY that is letting us develop him! He scored 73% at training 3 and 75% at first level 3. Enhorabuena campeón!
My black boys:
– Señor Rubinstein; my 5yo Oldenburg stallion was second both days and High point open Reserve champion the first day at 1st level 3 with 74.5% and 69.8%. This was his first time at this level and his 3rd show ever. So proud of him!
– Gamarro Font (Capricho) did his first GP freestyle wining the first day with 73.5% and placing second the next day with 69.2%. My self trained Andalusian is new at this level but is starting to feel better and better each time. Love you boy!!!
More to come in 2 weeks:)!!! Thank you so much to Wec’s working students Noah Moreno, Sara Kreps and Naomi Mortensen for all your unconditional help and the great support of our team mate Sofia Revert!


Texas CDI 2* results of WEC riders & horses

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-Small Tour; Rhustler my self-trained 9 yo Hanoverian won his class in Inter I and was second in PSG and Inter I Freestyle scoring every time in the high 60’s!  Check my Inter I test (1st place with 68.725%): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sP4o8du8QpQ&feature=youtu.be
– Big Tour. Capricho, my self-trained Andalusian, was both days second at Inter II and Grand Prix! He is new at this level but I am very proud of how he felt and I am looking forward to the future with him!

-My Junior student Skye Simpson got qualifying scores at the CDI. We still have some shows to do to make it to the NAJYR Region 9 Team but this was a perfect start. She competed her 6yo Oldenburg Dazzle. I am so proud of her!

Wec’s Team rocked at the national show:
– My husband Anartz Chanca had great debuts with both of his horses at new levels; Middleton 5yo Oldenburg at 1st level 3 with scores up to 70% and two second positions; and Superman 8yo Oldenburg at 4th level 3 with scores up to 69% and placing always first or second. You looked awesome love!

Antonio García Roldán showed one of our sold horses; Sensei (5yo Oldenburg) getting Reserve High point open at training level with 73%. His owner from NY was so proud of his debut at the competitions! Congratulations!

Thank you for the help of our amazing working students Skye, Sara, Naomi and Adriana Alonso; the support of Sofia RevertFiona StevensonDonna Phillips Courtney Phillips Martha Guyton Nancy Nixon Flanders… and my sponsors:
– Custome saddlery Shea Stewart
– Professional Choice
– MacRider Briddle Henriette Janssen
– StressLess Betty Ledyard
– Nutrena Sharon Choney

A Glance of Spain in the Heart of the Woods

As Columbus Day (October 12th) is the celebration of the merge of two continents and Spain celebrates its National Day, here, in the heart of the Woodlands (North of Houston), the Dressage Training facility Woodlands Equestrian Club warms up their horses and finalizes the last details for what will be the first Spain Festival in Houston next Saturday, October 21st.

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Houston Spain Fest’s original idea was developed by a group of Spaniards, institutions and companies from Spain along with some friends of Spain´s heritage who love Houston.  Their aim is to combine the interest for cultural variety in the city of Houston and their passion for Spain’s History and traditions. Spanish Horses Exhibitions, Quadrille, Horses Demos, Spain’s food vendors, Carriage and Pony rides as well as a bazaar and kids’ corner, will create a delightful atmosphere to enjoy a Fall Saturday with family and friends. Do not miss this unique chance to experience Spain in a Glance! Saturday, October 21st: 12pm-5pm.

More info at: www.HoustonSpainFest.com

2017 Region 9 Championships Finished with Great Results for WEC’s Team

Javier Bonilla Castañeda with his horse Borbon obtained got his last score at PSG for his Silvermedal:) good job!
– Fiona Stevenson had amazing smooth rides with her mare Luna with scores of 65%.
– Tracy Zaidenweber managed nicely her fist time second level with her 6yo Goliath.
– Martha Guyton came back to the show ring and Freddy at 3rd level! They both look superbe!

My dear husband Anartz Chanca:

Daiquiri classic, his self trained 6yo westfalian gelding:
– Champion SWDC 2nd level 69.8%
– Reserve Champion GAIG 2nd level 68.7%

Middleton, 4yo Oldenburg gelding:
– 5/24 GAIG Training level 71.7%
– 8/24 SWDC Training level 68.6%

Dazzle, 5yo Oldenburg gelding:
– 5/21 SWDC 1st level 69.9%
– 8/21 GAIG 1st level 70.5%

My rides (Marta Renilla):

Saffario 10yo Dutch Warmblood owned by Donna Phillips was a super star:
– Champion SWDC PSG 67.368%
– Champion SWDC Inter I 69.8%
– Reserve champion GAIG Inter I 68.75%
– 3rd place GAIG PSG 68.8%

Wec’s Rhustler 8yo Hanoverian; my boy since he was 3yo:
– Reserve Champion SWDC Inter I 69.67%
– 3rd place GAIG Inter Freestyle 67.37%
– 3rd place GAIG Inter I 68.15%
– 6 place GAIG PSG 67.5%

Wec’s Capricho 10yo Andalusian. Doing dressage for less than 2yo did an amazing job:
– 3rd place SWDC Inter I 68.27%
– 4th place GAIG Inter Freestyle 66%
– 8 place GAIG Inter I 65%
– GAIG PSG 64%

Wec’s Dance Hit, 5yo Oldenburg mare:
– Reserve Champion GAIG Training level out of 24 horses. 72.5%
– 4th/21 horses GAIG 1st level 72.7%

Wec’s Jazz, 5yo Westfalian gelding:
– 6/24 GAIG Training 71.4%
– 4/24 SWDC Training 71.8%
– 3/21 GAIG 1st level 73%

WEC’s Señor Rubinstein behave like a champ at his second show ever. My 4yo Oldenburg stallion manage good scores besides the distraction of a big show:
– GAIG Training 67%
– SWDC Training 66%

I am extremely happy of all of my horses and super proud of everyone at WEC!

MARTA RENILLA @ Woodlands Equestrian Club

Last Show Prior Championships

Amazing show this weekend for Woodlands Equestrian Club Team!:

My dear husband Anartz Chanca with his 5yo Oldenburg ‘Dazzle’ had a 75.4% (2nd position) at Training 3 and a 73.5% (2nd again) at First 3.
He also rode Campione scoring 60.4% at the Grand Prix with a few mistakes but super well presented.

My husbands students:

Fiona Stevenson did a great job with her mare Luna with a 62% after being on vacations during the summer!

– First PSG for Javier Bonilla Castañeda and his stallion Borbon getting his fist qualified score for his silver medal.

– Isabella Hess (Rudolf Hess-Ratz) is only 10yo and did súper getting her qualified score with Novillero (Andalusian stallion) with a 63%21462825_10155604878328076_8626347023769655572_n

My boys:
-Saffario (owned by Donna Philips) did his first Inter I ever wining both days, with a high score of 68.2%.
-Wec’s Capricho (Andalusian) rocked at Inter I freestyle with a 70.8% and a 75.2%
-Wec’s JAZZMEYER, my 5yo Westfalian was a super star with an 81.9% at Fist 3 and a 76% at Training 3.

Special thank you to our working student Skye Simpson for helping us so much during the show!

Next stop Region 9 Championships in October where we will be showing at all the levels from Training to FEI!!! We will be there with 15 horses!