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 throughout the 2022 South American Video games (Odesur) held this October in Asunción, Paraguay to assert Bronze for his or her dwelling 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 Closing, additionally marked the occasion as her first Senior Video games competitors and a significant steppingstone in the direction of her profession targets.
Reutter and Maharees Rock, identified across the barn as Rocky, kicked off their first senior worldwide Video games with just a few 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 significant worldwide Video games underneath their belt and a Bronze Medal for Chile, Reutter and Rocky are setting their sights excessive for extra worldwide ends in the approaching months and years.
“Total, the South American Video games had been a tremendous 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 targeted and it value us just a few rails within the Desk C, however she went on to indicate true endurance and talent over extremely technical programs. I’m so proud of how she jumped; she actually proved she is prepared for a championship. Our group had two very skilled opponents and two who had been comparatively new to the worldwide stage, so it was an excellent combine and a good way to study the ropes of competing at this stage.”
The South American video games are normally 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 group is assured a spot. Reutter and her teammates look ahead to the possibility to deliver dwelling one other medal on their dwelling 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 goals, 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 previous. At 17, she moved to the US to pursue knowledgeable present leaping profession. Since 2014, she has ridden underneath 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 at present the #1 feminine Chilean present jumper, and has a number of prime 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 at present campaigns her anchor present jumper, Maharees Rock (a.okay.a. Rocky) and a string of gross sales horses. Her worldwide equestrian CV additionally contains Spruce Meadows, The Hampton Basic, and several other junior/younger rider South American Video games. She and Rocky had been within the prime 3 throughout this July’s Tryon Summer season 5 $75,000 Grand Prix CSI2-star, out of fifty entries and prime 3 within the $138,600 Turtle Creek On line casino & Resort CSI3* Grand Prix throughout the 2022 Nice Lakes Equestrian Competition. In 2018, Reutter acquired her certificates of functionality for the Pan American Video games following a prime 3 end within the FEI 3-star 1.50m Captive One Basic, 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.