ShowChic Hosts Olympians Steffen Peters and Heather Blitz During 2013 World Dressage Masters CDI 5*
Wellington, FL (February 1, 2013) – ShowChic is known for its world-class fashions, and during the prestigious 2013 World Dressage Masters CDI 5* they hosted a few world class riders. Olympians Steffen Peters and Heather Blitz both made appearances at ShowChic, where they signed autographs and gave away items from both ShowChic and Custom Saddlery. Both Blitz and Peters competed in the CDI Grand Prix during the Masters, including the star-studded Freestyle class on Saturday night.
Steffen Peters, who is sponsored by Custom Saddlery, signed Custom baseball caps and drew from a raffle that awarded a saddlepad and beautiful leather girth donated by Custom Saddlery to two lucky winners. Steffen Peters and Legolas 92 went on to take third in the FEI Grand Prix Freestyle under the lights with a 80.175%, while Blitz and Paragon took fourth with a 74.900%. ShowChic’s visitors were given a unique chance to meet both Olympic riders at once!
“We were thrilled to host Steffen and Heather,” said Michele Hundt of ShowChic. “Both are at the top of the sport and will continue to represent the USA in international competition. “ ShowChic also recently announced that they will be sponsoring the Jog Turnout Award during the 2013 Adequan Global Dressage Festival. This glamorous prize will be awarded at the ShowChic Champagne Soiree hosted at their mobile boutique on the show grounds just after the CDI jogs. Along with receiving a gift certificate, the winner will be presented with win prizes from the amazing lines of equestrian favorites that ShowChic carries. Brand names such as Back on Track, Fleck whips, Herman Springer and many other top-line dressage product and fashion lines will be included in this stylish award. Equestrians will have the opportunity to mingle with fellow dressage riders and get ready for the following day’s competition. Also at each CDI at the Global Dressage Festival, ShowChic will be hosting an enter-to-win raffle with every purchase for a Cavallo breech of choice.
Also for 2013, and by popular demand, ShowChic is continuing its series of Shop Talk evenings, which are social gatherings, centered on dressage educational themes hosted with the Gold Coast Dressage Association. Past Shop Talk speakers have included Olympians Bent Jensen and Lars Petersen, New York Times Bestseller Tami Hoag, USDF President, George Williams and beloved classical dressage master Walter Zettl…just to name a few. Despite this impressive this impressive history, the 2013 Shop Talk speakers will not disappoint and will include Olympians, authors and a few dressage legends!
Plans are also in place to host a number of on-site trunk shows with equestrian and fashion experts on hand to give presentations and answer questions and give insiders information on what’s new and exciting in dressage.
ShowChic carries everything the rider needs to dress for success in the dressage arena, including well-known brands like Kentucky, Cavallo, Arista, Animo, Pikeur, Kinsgland, Back on Track, Samshield, GPA and Charles Owen.
ShowChic is a premier dressage boutique located in Wellington, FL that is dedicated to supporting the dressage community. For more information, visit www.showchicdressage.com or call 561-319-2121
Photo: Steffen Peters and Michele Hundt at the ShowChic mobile boutique during the 2013 World Dressage Masters CDI 5*. (Photo courtesy of JRPR)