Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum’s Stella Has Died

With sad heart German show-jumper Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum has announced on Facebook that her former top horse Stella has died. The Quick star daughter came to Michaels-Beerbaum when she was four years old, she died at age 28. Stella made Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum the first woman ever in a Championship team. In 1999 they won team gold at the European Championships. “I will never forget Stella,” the rider wrote. “And I will always be grateful for everything she did for me. She was the spark of my career and we will all miss her very much.”