Pebble Beach Summer Dressage Show

Chris won two first place awards and two second place awards in class at the Pebble Beach Summer Dressage Show.

Chris and Roy in competition

Apparently, contradicting my initial observations, there is more to dressage than just sitting on the horse while it prances around.

Roy; Roy's owner, Mr. J. R. Rouse and Chris

The owner of Simply Roy, Mr. J. R. Rouse, of Pacific Grove and Mountain View, California, gave his full support for his horse and rider.

Chris and Roy in repose

While her victories are permanently engraved on the Pebble Beach Summer Dressage Show Trophy, at home, Chris now eats her breakfast cereal out of her first place crystal bowl.