Jagger was the first acquisition of the Ad Astra Collective, acquired in June 2018 in Holland. Jagger has surpassed Rebecca's and David's expectations already during his first year in training. Jagger serves as "Living Proof" for the
viability of the Collective's concept. The team applies its extensive equine experience combing it with innovative business strategies to develop "Olympic Champions."
Young Horse Qualifier 2018
After only being with Rebecca in the US for 8 weeks Jagger won the
FEI Four Year old class
out of 10 horses with an outstanding score
of 82.60 at Flintridge.
Four Year Old
After two more qualifiers he ended the qualifying season with an average percentage of 82.30 going into National Young Horse Championship.
In August 2018, he was Reserve Champion of
the Four Year old division for the United States with a score of 84.40.
United States Dressage Federation
In November 2018 Jagger
was awarded the honor of
Reserve Champion in the Four Year Old Division
by the United States Dressage Federation.
Rebecca matched me with an 8-year old three years ago and has developed the horse and myself
into an Olympic competitor. Nobody could have done this, but you. Thank you Rebecca.