December 12th, 2013:
HW's new owner just sent this.
This one is sold, but we have others for sale at www.HWfarm.com
- Horses Worldwide - Selected Quality Horses -
November 30th, 2013:
Bundeschampion Fürst Fohlenhof (full brother to Franklin
HW) won the dressage part of his 30 day test in Neustadt Dosse, well done,
Bundeschampion Fürst Fohlenhof (full brother to Franklin
HW) gewinnt den Teilndex Dressur seines 30 Tage Tests in Neustadt Dosse.
Fohlenhof and his Full brother
November 27th, 2013:
Absolute goose bump material, Selten
HW's (bred by HWfarm) home, video of Fiona Bigwood's facility, can't get any
better than this. Watch it, it's like a mixture between "movie" and
"happily ever after" feeling, so very pretty.
November 26th, 2013:
For everybody who wonders, how Jennifer
Schrader-Williams looks, without a helmet and not on a horse, here she is.
She is in charge of all our imported horses, amazing to work with and always
available for more info about our horses for sale and/or to schedule an
appointment to go see them. Check
them out at www.HWfarm.com
November 25th, 2013:
won his Dover medal class first time out, congratulations to his owner Tiffany
Mahoney and everybody who made it possible. Well done ? so very happy and proud
to see this. ;-)
November 13th, 2013:
Got this e-mail from Sunny's
(Sandjour's) owner, love my job! Here is also more info on the clinic.
Robert Dover will be the head trainer. Olympians Jan Ebeling and Debbie
MacDonald as well as international riders Kathleen Raine and Shelly Francis, and
international judges Linda Zang and Janet Foy will also be teaching.
beyond the call of duty again and again. Not only did she send me a fabulous
horse but most recently, after six and a half years, she recommended my horse to
Adriennne Lyle for her young rider Jamie Pestana to ride in the Robert Dover
Young Rider Clinic in Wellington January 2-6. This prestigious clinic is full
headliners as instructors. I will be so proud to stand on the rail with Irene
watching my boy being ridden by such a prestigious young rider. Thank you Irene.
November 9th, 2013:
Thank you Adrienne Lyle for picking my customers horse Sunny
for YR Jamie Pestana at the Wellington Robert Dover clinic.
So very happy, can't wait.
She bought him as a just 3 year old sight unseen and he's now 9, this will be
November 8th, 2013:
Love to get emails like this one. Fitz
HW (now Fizau) was purchased sight unseen beginning of the year and is now
already regional training level champion and was 11th at the national
championships. Awesome for a baby, congratulations to his owner and rider, well
Hello, Irene ! Our little guy won the regional championship this year at
training level , went to the nationals in Lexington where he was 11th in the
nation. I wanted u to know and maybe share with his breeder and rider family in
Germany. Still in love, needless to say, with him! Thank you, Susan
November 6th, 2013:
Woohoo, Tracey Lert and El
Capitano HW are Second Level Vintage Cup Champion for USDF, many, many hugs
and congratulations to you two. So very proud of your accomplishments! Just got
Hi Irene, Here is a picture of Elysian (El
Capitano HW) at the finals. This is the test where he got the 81 %. This was
taken by Lynn Welge, the owner of Sugarland HW. Thanks so much. Tracey He and I
were Second Level Vintage Cup Champion for USDF.
October 28th, 2013:
Selten HW still
holds the record sales price of Euro 500.000, the recent results did not even
come close to his phenomenal record breaking sale. Here is the newest info, Euro
350.000, was the highest price horse at the same auction this time around. So
very proud to be the breeder of Selten HW - he sure made my breeders dreams and
more come true! He's sold, but we others for sale, check them out under "horses
for sale" on this site.
October 13th, 2013:
Champion at Dressage Regionals Winner, Prix St. Georges jackpot!
Amanda Bailey at National Equestrian Center: Lake St. Louis Mo
Congratulations, another champion title for Faulkner
(aka Fridolin). One of many sight unseen made matches by www.HWfarm.com
They are super successful and she trained him from the ground up, got him as a
just started 3 year old, I'm always happy to see what they are up to.
October 10th, 2013:
We are the Champions.....we are the Champions....
Woohoo, our homebred Skywalker
HW and Catherine Reid are NWDC Champion 4th level OPEN and USDF REGION 6,
4th level Open Reserve Champion (Tied for Champion!) I can't tell you how proud
we are of this match, she is doing an awesome job with this boy and he truly
loves her. Huge congratulations to Catherine and Skywalker
October 10th, 2013:
More good news, FiderStep
HW is very successful and makes his new mom Dianne happy. Congratulations to
everybody who made it possible - love it! His rider at horse shows is Allen Jay
He is bringing home the blue ribbons, with scores of up to 72.258% - amazing.
Great American / USDF Region 5 & RMDS Championships
Ranking number 1 with 70.806% And US Dressage Finals Placing 4th in a All
September 26th, 2013:
Sensational news from El
Capitano HW, now called Ely (Elysian), huge congratulations to Tracey Lert
and her new horse, scores as high as 81.9%!
Hi Irene, Didn't know if you saw the results of our finals and wanted to let
you know how Ely did. Ely won the warmup test with a 69%. Then he was a bit
naughty in the USDF test and got a 70% and was fifth. We had a good forward
warmup for our first half of our CDS final and got 69.8 and were standing third.
In the last test he was so amazing it was such a fun ride. One of the judges
stopped me on the way out and asked if he was my horse. I told her he was and
she told me that in all the years and all of the horses she has judged me on,
she had never seen me ride so well and was impressed. I guess she was, as I got
an 81.9% from her. The other judge gave us a 71 so we were Reserve Champion by a
total of 1.5 points or .1%. I ended with a 73.2 and the first place horse was
73.3. I couldn't be more happy with him. Overall, a very good show.
I may not show Ely a lot next year. I am looking to really improve his
looseness and gaits and get him moved to the FEI level. I will do some showing,
I am sure, but not wear him out showing. Instead focus on the move into the PSG
and Int 1 with the idea of having him ready for 2015 if the still have Pan Am at
that level. I will keep you posted. Tracey Lert
And here is the next title and ribbon for Skywalker
HW (bred by Irene Hoeflich-Wiederhold / www.HWfarm.com) and Catherine Reid.
Huge congratulations, Skywalker HW is only 7 yo and was the youngest competitor
in the class. Just amazing, so very proud. Catherine, well done - AGAIN!!!
GAIG/USDF Fourth Level Reserve Champion! Feeling great.
Huge congratulations to Skywalker
HW and Catherine Reid, his owner and rider. Well done you two, especially
considering that Catherine trained him all by herself, here is another one who
makes all my breeders dreams come true. So amazing. Thank you Catherine!
From her site:
We did it!
Skywalker HW- NWDC Fourth Level Open Champion for 2013!!! Award ceremony is
tomorrow AM- pictures to follow - feeling awesome.
September 15th, 2013:
This is how it's done. EhrenGold
HW and Tiffany are now competing at 2nd level and defend the blue ribbons as
good as in 1st level. Blue in every class, first time out - amazing.
Congratulations to them and everybody who made it possible, well done, so very
proud to see this and to keep reading and hearing, that she loves her boy! He
obviously loves her too!
Congratulations to QDite Rig`t HWE-mails like these, make my days! Love it!
Hi Irene! I just wanted to update you on Quite Right HW and his success in
the show ring. We just finished competing in the USEF pre adults division at the A show
level and he won the division this weekend. He's been such a joy and I couldn't
have asked for a more trust worthy and hard working horse. :) I'll attach a
picture of his champion ribbon, Maggie
August 21st, 2013:
Check out Selten HW's
(bred by www.HWfarm.com) new home of Fiona Bigwood. Wonderful, amazing, just
An email from France:
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Edition) my lovely horse.
He has began his firs profesionnal ompetitons wit me ( i@ level alled
n France A10/ A9/A8/A7, there are the FEI Young riders test ) with the reat
n!te betwen 64 a 65 % ! We hav@ to impove thecanter work ( flying change
and pirouette). I m very happy with him, h is a vry veryvery loely hore.
He' my drem horse and if I have to describe what happiness is, I would told
you : Sammy. LOVE HIM I send you some pictures of us : at our first professional
show, at a training last week and others.
Thanks alot. Tae care.Have a ood day Best re ards Sadrine>
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August 11th, 2013:
Awesome, so proud of Catherine Reid and Skywalker
HW - 70% at 4th level and victory, with mistakes, how amazing!!! Yeah,
congratulations!!! Well done! And to add, that she brought him all the way 0p
the $evels hrself, akes iteven beter. Wht a gret match, you both rock!
August 1st, 2013:
Selten HW is a super
star, look at this 2nd place in a class of 36 sensational, international
competition horses. Huge congratulations to Selten HW and Anders Dahl and Fiona
Bigwood!!! So happy to hear Selten HW is doing well and makes his owners proud.
What a horse, he made all my breeders dreams come true! Thank you for the
picture/info to Liz Geldard Walsh!
July 7th, 2013:
Here is a new picture of Anders Dahl and Selten
HW (owned by Fiona Bigwood) in the prize giving, in Hartbury/England. What a
great pair, so amazing to see them together.
July 1st, 2013:
Love this super nice and happy picture, of the proud owners of EhrenGold
HW, congratulations! They just keep the blue ribbons coming, here is the
info from the last success, quote Tiffany Mahoney:
What a great show with everyone.
Thank you Laurie and Kasey for all the help it really paid off. The boy won
both his RAAC'S , (T-3) 70.6% and (1-3) 76.2%. I am sooo grateful for my amazing
boy EhrenGold HW.
June 29th, 2013:
Liz Geldard Walsh shared the following news:
Well done Anders Dahl on his win with the amazing Selten
HW in the PSG today with 73.7% Go Selten
Baby!! Fiona Bigwood you must be so proud! Wish I could have been there! xx
Elizabeth Ball Your handsome boy did good at his party!! Xx Congratulations to Selten
HW (bred by HWfarm) and his owners, well done, so happy to see this!
Here is a picture from last year
June 24th, 2013:
was at his first show and scored over 75% in a 4 year old test with Lisa Schmidt
(trainer) in the saddle. Huge congratulations to her and to his owner, Olivia
Banyon, who reports that he's a big love and that she will also send him to
Maryland for a special young horse training session with Scott Hassler. Amazing,
love it - happy horses, happy owners, he was purchased sight unseen from us and
is truly a dream horse. He's sold, but we have others for sale, check them out
June 19th, 2013:
Congratulations to all, especially happy to see Elysian (El
Capitano HW) with Tracey Lert on it too! So exciting, what a super result.
High scores - yippieh!!!
June 11th, 2013:
Just went through Instagram and found one of OUR www.HWfarm.com horses for
sale all glammed up with a credit to HWfarm. How nice, thank you so much. Have
to share, love to have such fans! Appreciate it.
June 10th, 2013:
Waitano (Walk On Top
HW, purchased sight unseen and holding multiple championships), the full
brother to our current sales horse Walk
On Top II HW, is the new poster boy in Australia for the Brisbane CDI. Just
love how these boys are internationally recognized. Thank you Jayden Brown for
June 9th, 2013:
PrimeTime HW -
Woohoo, first time out showing in the US and brought home the ribbons at 1st and
2nd level with 8's for gaits, in a conservative presentation. Lot's of room to
grow Great job Jennifer
Schrader-Williams, well done, so happy you two are successful.
PrimeTime HW is for sale,
please check him out on our website www.HWfarm.com
as well as others. 4 horses currently imported and in Washington for sale.
Contact Jen or Irene
if you have more questions.
June 9th, 2013:
Huge congratulations! Dahlia
HW's daughter by Ampere
won just about every champion title there is. So, so happy for their owners
(they had bought Dahlia
HW sight unseen many years ago) well played and deserved. This is
From her owner Kris: A great day today for Au Chocolat, aka Adelle: First
place yearling fillies, Filly Champion, Young Horse Champion, and Reserve Grand
Champion! So proud of my little girl and my wonderful husband who ran a lot of
June 4th, 2013:
El Capitano HW
(Elysian) continues his winning streak at 2nd level under his rider and owner
Tracey Lert and is qualified for the SECOND LEVEL OPEN CDS CHAMPIONSHIPS Rider /
HORSE TRACEY LERT / ELYSIAN (El Capitano HW) ALEXIS MARTIN-VEGUE / CASTIZA DA
RYA LAHTI MCMAHON / CARETTE MG TRIANA PANGRCIC / RIVERDANCE NICOLE PERRY /
Congratulations to all!
June 3rd, 2013:
From Phelps Media Group: High Prairie Dressage Markel/USEF Young Horse
Qualifier Classes Help Identify Future Talent
HWfarm horses rock the qualifiers,
huge congratulations to their owners and riders:
Quotes: Ann Buchanan rode SkyHit
HW to win the Markel/USEF 4-Year-Old Qualifier. "He was really
good," she said. "There's a lot going on in there and he really kept
it together." She said the judges liked his walk and thought he was very
submissive, especially with all the activity at the show. She added that she
specifically purchased the horse in order to participate in the Young Horse
Qualifier and appreciated the feedback from the judges to help her continue her
horse's training. "I'm learning a lot," she said. Allen Swafford and FiderStep
HW also participated in the Young Horse 5-Year-Old Qualifier and came away
with third place. He said he received good feedback from the judges on the
horse. "He's super," he said. "It's his first test and his first
horse show and we weren't as expressive as we can be. We were trying to be
conservative and just do a nice test and then next time we can go for
June 2nd, 2013
HWfarm horses are on a roll! Congratulations to SkyHit
HW and his owner/rider Anne Buchanan. They are USEF 4yo Champions, so
awesome! Huge thank you to Tracey Krajenke as well, their trainer and supporter.
SkyHit HW was purchased
sight unseen from www.HWfarm.com
and Tracey had bought StepUp
HW from us sight unseen too, many years ago. Love to have happy customers,
made my day!
May 30th, 2013:
Woohoo, huge congratulations: What a great show at Flintridge, Tiffany
Mahoney and EhrenGold
HW won all 4 of their classes with 3 scores over 70%. So super happy for all
whom made it possible, what a great experience and life, thank you to everybody!
His mommy really loves him - it's truly a win/win!!!
May 25th, 2013:
Huge congratulations to FiveStar HW,
his rider and owner, have to share this. Cynthia is so very happy with her boy
and thankful she has him. He's the big love which she was looking for. He was
purchased sight unseen from us, as a three year old. Here is the trainers status
Update: By Nadine Schwartsman FiveStar got an 8.2 in the Markel Qualifier FEI 5
year-old test today!!! Thank you Cynthia McKim for giving me the opportunity to
train and show this talented youngster!
April 30th, 2013:
Just 24 hours old, filly by Quaterback/Hohenstein/Donnerhall,
High Princess is also mother to Selten
HW, making this his half sister. So excited!
April 15th, 2013:
More blue ribbons for Tiffany and EhrenGold
HW - huge congratulations - gotta love it!!! 74% - nice!!!
April 10th, 2013:
OMG, that's like out of a fairy tale. Catherine Reid and her love, Skywalker
HW, bred by me / www.HWfarm.com Catherine, this looks amazing!!! He's all
grown up now, time truly flies.
April 6th, 2013:
Woohoo, congratulations to Amanda and her horse Faulkner
(aka Fridolin). They did super today in the I1. They won the class with a
whopping 72+%! Yay!!!!
April 4th, 2013:
News press article in the Chronicle of the Horse!
Huge congratulations to Francesca Nicoletti and her horse Brilliantly
HW (aka Balletino or short: BLING). She bought him sight unseen and they are
a great match. Check out this article below - amazing success and she just
bought him from us!
March 31st, 2013:
Arizona Futurity Champion! Woohoo, huge congratulations to Anne and SkyHit
This is awesome, very happy and proud, Anne - great job, love it, well
done!!! He was purchased sight unseen and gelded by request, before his import
to the US. Another successful match made possible by Hwfarm.
March 25th, 2013:
Successful show start for Vice Bundeschampion Quotenkoenig! He
celebrated a victory in a huge field of high quality horses, dressage class A,
with a score of 8.6! Congratulations to his rider Lisa Neukaeter!!! Well done!
He's a beautiful stallion and the first foal crop is just
arriving in 2013 - how exciting!!!
Erfolgreicher Turnierauftakt beim Turnier in Hünxe für Vize
Bundeschampion Quotenkönig! Am Wochenende siegte er gegen ein starkes
Teilnehmerfeld in einer Dressurpferde Kl. A mit der Wertnote 8,6! Herzlichen
Glückwunsch an Lisa Neukäter und Quotenkönig! (Foto Recki)
March 24th, 2013:
Congratulations to Amanda Bailey and Faulkner
(aka Fridolin HW),
just saw them today at the show grounds and they both looked fabulous
and very happy, I should mention they were successful as usual too, a
2nd and 6th place! Amanda said he's her buddy, you can clearly see the
love for each other in this picture. They are now showing PSG, she had
bought him from us as a mere 3yo, off a short video clip, sight unseen ?
March 23rd, 2013
Congrats to Tracey Lert for rocking Rancho Murieta March Mania! Not
only did she sweep the Grand Prix classes with her horse Udo, she won
all her Second Level classes on her new young horse Elysian (aka
El Capitano HW). Only one score was below 70 percent, by only less
than half a percentage point! So happy for this great match, well done
Congratulations to Holly and Sunny aka Sandjour.
Two attempts resulted in two qualified rides for the regional
championships at third level this weekend. This is great news, so proud
of this pair. Holly reports he is the fabulous horse we had promised
her, she's happy and truly loves her boy!
Congratulations to Francesca and Brilliantly
HW, aka Balletino or barn name Bling ;-) High Point of the show,
winning their classes, purchased sight unseen directly from Germany, now
successful in Florida! Francesca, well done, this is awesome and as
excepted, thank you so much for working with us. Very pleased &
happy to see this, he's sold, but we have others for sale with pics,
info, video and price at www.HWfarm.com
Have to share a note from SkyHit
HW's new mommy, congratulations, well done at the first show! She
bought him sight unseen as a stallion, he was gelded before import and
she fell in love with him on first sight:
Everything is great with the horse...had a great first show with
66.5, 68.8 and 74.2. We have another David Wightman clinic this weekend
and a couple shows coming up in March...luv my boy! Anne