Graf George (2000)
In recognition of his outstanding achievements in international dressage competition. The 17.1 hand Hanoverian won two Olympic Team Bronze Medals, in 1992 in Barcelona with his initial trainer. Michael Poulin, and in 1996 in Atlanta with Guenter Seidel. His individual placings were eighth in the Atlantic Olympics, eighth at the Volvo World Cup in 1997, and ninth at the World Equestrian Games in 1998. Graf George was the USET National Dressage Champion in both 1993 & 1998, and the USDF Horse of the Year at Grand Prix in 1998.
Imported by Meg Hamilton of Hamilton Farms in Massachusetts, (born 1984, 16.3 hand grey Hanoverian, Sire Graphit out of Mongolin) Graf George came to the U.S. at the age of three. In 1992, at the age of eight, Graf George and rider Michael Poulin helped the U.S. dressage squad to win a team bronze medal at the Barcelona Olympics. Read more