New Horse for Alexandra Barbancon Mestre

Spanish dressage rider Alexandra Barbancon Mestre, younger sister of Morgan Barbancon, who already took part in the Olympic Games in London with Painted Black and also competed at the World Equestrian Games has a new horse, so eurodressage.com reported. The new ride is 9-year-old Bolero by Johnson. For a start, the Dutch gelding is supposed to compete in national tournaments, then Alexandra Barbancon Mestre will focus on the U25-tour and also hopes for a Grand Prix start in late spring. The rider told eurodressage that the horse still lacked some strength, but was very talented.