Reutter and Maharees Rock.
Asunción, Paraguay (October 25, 2022) – Bronze for Chile: worldwide present jumper Gabriela Reutter and Maharees (OBOS High quality x Ballysimon) joined teammates Samuel Parot, Alexandr Imschenetzky, and Ricardo Luttecke Langdon on the rostrum in the course of the 2022 South American Video games (Odesur) held this October in Asunción, Paraguay to say Bronze for his or her residence nation of Chile. Reutter, who was one of many youngest riders within the Video games and the one feminine on the medal podium for the Staff Remaining, additionally marked the occasion as her first Senior Video games competitors and a serious steppingstone in the direction of her profession objectives.
Reutter and Maharees Rock, identified across the barn as Rocky, kicked off their first senior worldwide Video games with a number of rails within the Desk C, however persevered to complete seventh individually on the ultimate day and 14th general. Rocky’s worldwide profession has been nurtured for the previous three years by Reutter, who was instantly drawn to the mare’s scope and character. With a serious worldwide Video games below their belt and a Bronze Medal for Chile, Reutter and Rocky are setting their sights excessive for extra worldwide leads to the approaching months and years.
“Total, the South American Video games had been an incredible expertise,” mentioned Reutter. “My teammates had been unimaginable and it was so thrilling to assist them usher in a Medal for Chile. On the primary day Rocky and I had been actually over centered and it price us a number of rails within the Desk C, however she went on to indicate true endurance and talent over extremely technical programs. I’m so pleased with how she jumped; she actually proved she is prepared for a championship. Our staff had two very skilled opponents and two who had been comparatively new to the worldwide stage, so it was an important combine and an effective way to be taught the ropes of competing at this stage.”
The South American video games are often used as a qualifying competitors for the next Pan American Video games, however because the 2023 Pan Am Video games are being held in Santiago, Chile, the house staff is assured a spot. Reutter and her teammates stay up for the possibility to convey residence one other medal on their residence turf.
Reutter’s ardour for equestrian sport started at a younger age, and has since taken her to the higher echelons of present leaping. Combining expertise, horsemanship, and dedication to her desires, she rides with the aspiration of representing Chile on the pinnacle of present leaping sport. Born in Santiago, Chile, Gaby started using at solely 4 years outdated. At 17, she moved to america to pursue an expert present leaping profession. Since 2014, she has ridden below the steering of Olympic Gold and Silver Medalist Chris Kappler, and accomplished her undergraduate diploma in Economics and Enterprise Research at NYU.
Up to now, Gaby is presently the #1 feminine Chilean present jumper, and has a number of high finishes in worldwide FEI courses, together with her Nations Cup accomplishments, European tour, the U25 Grand Prix divisions, and victory in an FEI 4-star occasion. She presently campaigns her anchor present jumper, Maharees Rock (a.okay.a. Rocky) and a string of gross sales horses. Her worldwide equestrian CV additionally consists of Spruce Meadows, The Hampton Traditional, and several other junior/younger rider South American Video games. She and Rocky had been within the high 3 throughout this July’s Tryon Summer time 5 $75,000 Grand Prix CSI2-star, out of fifty entries and high 3 within the $138,600 Turtle Creek On line casino & Resort CSI3* Grand Prix in the course of the 2022 Nice Lakes Equestrian Competition. In 2018, Reutter acquired her certificates of functionality for the Pan American Video games following a high 3 end within the FEI 3-star 1.50m Captive One Traditional, and has her sights set on representing Chile internationally this fall and winter.
For extra data on Reutter, her horses, and Lumière, go to www.LumiereHorses.com.