Owned by David Garrett
Toddy joined our team in 2016 after previously being campaigned to the two-star level by Lucy Jackson and Kelly Pugh. He’s a very exciting horse with a lot of talent and a few quirks, and we’re working on establishing a partnership. He finished the 2016 season with a 2nd place finish in the Virginia CIC2*.
Owned by Tom Tierney, Simon Roosevelt and Caroline Moran
Cuba, a former ride of Alex Green, joined our team in 2014. He won the USEF National CCI4* Championship at his first four-star at Kentucky in 2015, finishing 5th. Cuba was awarded a Karen E. Stives Competition Grant to compete in the Aachen CICO3* in 2015, where he helped the U.S. team to a second place Nations Cup finish. In 2016 he secured another top-five finish at Kentucky. After he missed out on the Rio Olympics due to a minor injury, we gave him the 2017 season off. Cuba has been named to the USEF 2018 Elite Training List, and we are excited to get him back out competing in 2018!
Owned by Caroline Moran, Tom Tierney, Bridget Colman, and Dave and Patricia Vos
Johnny is the newest member of the PDE team, having been produced to the CCI2* level by Julie Richards. He finished top 25 in his first international event with Phillip at the Ocala Jockey Club International Three-Day Event, and we are excited to see what 2018 will bring for this horse.
Fernhill Pick Pocket
Owned by Lee Lee Jones
Lee Lee got Ollie from Carol Gee as a 5-year-old and produced him beautifully with wins at Novice and Training level. Following Lee Lee’s accident Olli,e has continued to compete with Phillip and our team, moving up to Preliminary level in 2017. He completed his first CCI1* at Hagyard Midsouth to conclude his 2017 season and will continue to gain more mileage at Preliminary level in 2018.
Owned by The Revelation Group – Caroline Moran, David and Patricia Vos, David Garrett, Tom Tierney, Art and Justina Dodge, and Carol Gee
Warren joined our team in 2016 as a former ride of Ireland’s Fraser Duffy. He’s an experienced three-star horse, having completed Tattersalls and Boekelo, and we’re excited for him to step back up to that level next year. He finished his season with a win at the Virginia CIC2* in his first international event in the States. Warren placed 7th in the Tattersalls CCI3* in Ireland as the highlight of his season. He has been named to the USEF 2018 Elite Training List.
Owned by Sue and Shawn Foley, Tom Tierney and Annie Jones
Singapore is an extremely talented horse that has had an exciting start to his eventing career, winning his very first CCI1* at Virginia Horse Trials in 2015. He gained more mileage at the Intermediate/two-star level in 2016 and 2017, and concluded the 2017 season by finishing on his dressage score in his first CCI2* at the Ocala Jockey Club.
Owned by Graham and Anita Motion
Icabad raced through 2013, winning nearly $600,000 in his career on the track and placing third in the 2008 Preakness Stakes. He raced 33 times and retired sound. He moved up to Training Level in 2014 and won the America’s Most Wanted Thoroughbred contest at Pimlico that October. He won his very first CIC* at Plantation Field in 2015 and finish fifth in his first CCI* at Hagyard MidSouth. He is now competing with Phillip’s daughter, Olivia.
I’m Sew Ready
Owned by John and Kristine Norton
Jackson stepped up the CCI4* level in 2017 with an impressive performance, placing 10th at Kentucky. He was then named to the U.S. team at Great Meadow, where he finished 3rd individually and helped the U.S. win the Nations Cup. He unfortunately missed out on going to Pau due to his rider being injured and finished out the 2017 season with an 11 place finish at the Ocala Jockey Club.
Owned by Augie and Joyce Vettorino
Slim is one of the newest members of our team, an exciting young horse imported from Ireland by our longtime owner and friends Augie and Joyce Vettorino in 2016. He stepped up to Training level in 2017 and will be spending the spring season gaining more mileage and experience at the level.
Owned by the HND Group – Caroline Moran, Kevin Keane, Michael Bombar, Annie Jones, and Evie Dutton
Bruce Duchossois and Phillip imported Happy from Ireland in 2010. After Bruce’s passing, his friends stepped in to ensure Happy could carry on Phillip and Bruce’s dreams for the horse. Those dreams culminated at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, where Happy won an individual bronze medal. His other career highlights include a top-10 finish at Luhmühlen CCI4* in 2014 and taking the 2015 USEF CCI3* Reserve National Championship at Fair Hill International. Happy has been named to the USEF 2018 Elite Training List.
Sea of Clouds
Owned by Anita Motion, Jodi Dady, Annie Jones, Evie Dutton and Sheikh Fahad Al-Thani
Socs raced twice before retiring from the track in November 2014 and starting his training to become an eventer at True Prospect Farm. He won his very first Beginner Novice event with Kaitlin Spurlock in 2014 and is now successfully competing at Training level, finishing in the top five of all three of his final events of the 2015 season. He successfully moved up to Preliminary in 2016 and completed his first one-star competitions in 2017. A serious horse for the future!
Owned by Annie Jones
Luke is an OTTB that raced seven times in 2013 under the Jockey Club name Got Edge before Jan Byyny found him and started his eventing career. Annie Jones purchased him in 2014 as an upper-level prospect, and he has steadily progressed through the levels since then. He’s a beautiful mover and has a great temperament. He finished his 2016 season by finishing 2nd in the CCI1* at Hagyard MidSouth to be named the USEF National One-Star Reserve Champion. He finished 5th in the CIC1* at Fair Hill in 2017.
Owned by Tom Tierney, Simon Roosevelt, Suzanne Lacy, Annie Jones and Caroline Moran
Z joined our team in 2015 and ended the season as the Reserve National CCI2* Champion at the Dutta Corp Fair Hill International. He successfully moved up to the Advanced level at Red Hills in March 2016 and completed his first CIC3* at Carolina International before going on to win the inaugural Advanced H.T. at Stable View. He finished 5th in the Tattersalls CCI3* in Ireland and completed the 2017 season with a 2nd place finish in the Ocala Jockey Club CIC3*. He has been named to the USEF 2018 Elite Training List.