Shelly with LR Ami B-Line, "Cooper", 1998 Morgan gelding
2011 FEI World Pony Driving Championships, Lipica, Slovenia, US Team member, Silver medal in Dressage, 11th overall, Bronze Team Medal
2011 Minden German Pony Championships, Minden, Germany, 1st dressage, 2nd cones, 5th overall
2011 USEF National Champion Single Pony (National Champion for the third time)
2011 Live Oak International CDE, 1st FEI Single Pony, won dressage and cones, Cooper won the Hanzi Award (best horse at the competition chosen by the judges) for the second year in a row. Best FEI score at the show.
2011 Little Everglades CDE, 3rd FEI Single Pony, won dressage
2010 USEF National Champion Single Pony
2010 Laurels at Landhope International CDE - 1st Advanced Single Pony, won dressage and had the best Advanced score of the show.
2010 Iron Horse CDE, 1st place Advanced Single Pony, won dressage, won overall with best FEI score at the show.
2010 Live Oak International CDE, 1st place FEI Single Pony, won dressage, won marathon, won overall (cones cancelled due to lightning storm) Won Hanzi Award given to the best horse at the show (decided by judges) Fran won best navigator in division 2009 Competitions
2009 USEF Reserve National Champion Single Pony 2009 Lexington CDE, 2nd place, Advanced Single Pony 2009 Landhope at Laurels CDE, 1st place (and lone survivor), Advanced Single Pony
**we took some time off from competing**
2007 USEF Horse of the Year, Combined Driving Single Pony Bronze Medal Team Member, World Pony Driving Championships Tenth overall, World Pony Driving Championships Second place, single pony dressage, World Pony Driving Championships Named to the US Team for the World Pony Championships, Denmark, July 2007 2007 Garden State CDE, 1st place, Advanced Single Pony 2007 Sunshine State CDE, 2nd place, Advanced Single Pony 2007 Live Oak CDE, 1st place, Advanced Single Pony
Year End Awards 2006 USEF National Champion Single Pony USEF Horse of the Year, Combined Driving Single Pony FEI North American Challenge, Single Pony Champion AMHA Open Competition Award, Combined Driving Single
2006 Katydid CDE - First Place, Advanced Single Pony
2006 USEF National Champion Combined Driving Single Pony
2006 Laurels at Landhope CDE - First Place Advanced Single Pony, won dressage.
2006 CAI-B Garden State Combined Driving Event: First place Advanced Single Pony, and best FEI dressage score of this show.
2006 CAI-B Cedar Lane Farm Combined Driving Event, First place Advanced Single Pony
American Morgan Horse Association 2005 Open Competition Winner, 1st place in open combined driving competition
2005 USEF Region 10 - 1st Place in Carriage Driving
2005 Old Dominion Morgan Horse Association, winner of Sport Horse, Gelding, Horse of the Year, and Open Competition Awards.
2005 Oak Hill CDE, 2nd Advanced Single Pony, 1st in dressage
2005 Laurels at Landhope CDE, Reserve National Champion, won dressage in the Advanced Single Pony class
2005 Walnut Hill Carriage Driving Show, won three classes, was Large Pony Champion, Ladies Champion and Amateur Champion and High Point Morgan
2005 Southern States Regional Morgan Horse Show, won 4 classes and was the Region 10 Champion in Carriage Driving
2005 Garden State CDE, won FEI dressage with the best score of the competition
2005 Southern Pines CDE, placed 6th in the Advanced Single Pony class
Named to the USEF Combined Driving Long List for Pony Drivers, for consideration for International Competition
2005 CAI Live Oak, placed 6th in the Advanced Single Pony class and had best FEI dressage score of the competition, Cooper's first Advanced CDE
2004 First Place, United States Dressage Federation All Breeds Award, Morgans at Training Level. This award was based on an average score from 4 different Recognized Dressage shows, from 4 different judges and 8 separate tests. Cooper had the best overall average of over 69%.
2004 Won Horse of the Year award from the Old Dominion Morgan Horse Association, and the Sport Horse Award from ODMHA for 2004
2004 Pine Tree CDE, October: Won the Prelimary Single Horse Division and won Best Presentation Award.
2004 Gladstone Driving Event, Sept: Won the Preliminary Single Horse Division, with the best dressage score of the event.
2004 Laurels at Landhope CDE, Sept: Won a division of Preliminary Single Horse, had the best dressage score of the entire show (112 entries) and the best overall score of all preliminary divisions.
2004 Old Dominion Morgan Horse Show, Open Dressage Show and Open Carriage Show, Sept: Cooper won a number of classes and was High Score Dressage Champion, Reserve Champion Carriage Show, Reserve Champion Sport Horse and Sporthorse Suitability, and Best Prelim Dressage at the Arena Driving Trial.
2004 Dressage at Lexington, July: Won 2 classes, second, third and 2 fourths in very big, tough classes
2004 VADA - CC Spring Dressage Show, June: Training Level High Score Champion
2004 Southern States Regional Championship Morgan Show, May: Won large classes in Working Carriage, Reinsmanship, Two Driven Dressage Classes, and was First Level Ridden Dressage Champion
2004 Live Oak CDE, March: 1st Preliminary Single horse, Preliminary Dressage Champion
2003 Katydid CDE, October: 1st Preliminary Single Horse at his first event
2003 Old Dominion Dressage Show, September: Training Level Champion, Overall Show High Score, and Hi Point Morgan
Education in Carriage Driving for Horse and Driver
Education in Carriage Driving for Horse and Driver