The US has won its first individual dressage medal ever at the World Equestrian Games! Congrats to Steffen Peters & Ravel for their bronze medal in the Grand Prix Special!!! The podium was full of first times and records:
Gold: Edward Gal & Totilas, 85.708% (1st gold in the Special for the Netherlands)
Silver: Laura Bechtolsheimer, 81.708% (1st silver in the Special for Great Britain; their score was also a new British record)
Bronze: Steffen Peters, 78.542% (1st individual medal for the US)
Katherine Bateson-Chandler & Nartan finished 19th with 68.875%, and Tina Konyot & Calecto V finished 20th with 68.625%. Congrats to everyone! The Freestyle starts Friday night at 7:04 pm. Steffen Peters rides next to last at 9:34 pm.