Paradise, rare find, 2.68 acres,in "The Northwoods" of Cape Coral, Florida, a highly
sought after friendly neighborhood, one of a kind. Custom built home, currently 3 bed, 2 and a half baths, with 2
huge extra rooms, could easily be converted into a 5 bedroom house. Huge 20x40 pool with beach area and water fall and private
sauna, fully screened in with up to 2 story screen. Open ceiling in living room with a walk around balcony and
fireplace. The master bedroom with it’s screened in balcony/pool view,
is secluded/private with walk in closet and big bathroom, dual sink and tub,
separated with a door from the rest of the house. Wood floors in most areas of the house, plus tile and some
carpet. Custom kitchen with stainless steel appliances, pantry, extra
laundry room and many more amenities. Florida screened in, walk around porch, beautiful to sit and
watch the wildlife. White aluminum 6 foot fence on nearly all of the property. Barn building needs remodel, but has potential. Bring your
dogs, horses and feel at home in this park like setting.
August 8th, 2018:
What a wonderful update from Jennifer
Williams Dressage, amazing success and even more goals in mind,
congratulations, well done
Jennifer, owners and team, she posted:
A little less than two weeks from now we board the horses, Millione
and Francis HW
via Fed Ex, The
Dutta Corporation and head to Chicago for the Festival of
Champions!!!?? So honored to have the opportunity to qualify and take
these two special horses! Francis HW owned by Lisa Norling is ranked 2nd
nationally for the FEI 6 yr old division and Millione is ranked 8th for
the Grand Prix and is owned by a special group of people, Millione
Partners, LLC I have so much gratitude for the village we have
A huge heartfelt thank you to all of those guiding us, pushing us,
and supporting us both financially, emotionally and mentally!!??????????
We couldn’t do it without you!"
Francis HW 8.4 in Calgary FEI 6 yr old finale
August 3rd, 2018:
How wonderful, congratulations - this girl is loved and as successful
as expected, her owner/rider posted the following:
Magic HW on her way to a 78.8 in the material with a highlight score
of 8.1 for the walk … I wondered if I was asking too much with the
weather but she proved her confidence and boldness once again ... I’m
a lucky girl
July 23rd, 2018:
Super Selten HW
Dahl qualified in Achen, Germany, for the FEI World Equestrian Games
in Tyron 2018. It will be amazing to see him back in the USA, even if
only to compete, congratulations to this fantastic team, so very
thankful as a breeder, to see an American bred (by Irene
Hoeflich-Wiederhold) and born horse to have such a successful and
July 19th, 2018:
Aachen, Germany Results: CDIO5* Nations Cup Team Day 1 Standings
July 20th, 2018:
Farm, Inc. posted:
Summer show season is flying by! We're just now posting results from
last weekend and Michael's
about to load up and head to another show! Dressage at Lexington is
always a great show that has a huge, dedicated volunteer group that
makes it feel special. Carol
McPhee's Franziskus HW (aka Fashion
HW) gained some valuable show miles this weekend. In Saturday's
First Level Test 3 he earned a 64.853 and on Sunday produced a
confident, well-settled test that earned a 70.44% and 2nd place.
Sternlicht captured a win in the Intermediate I on Saturday with a 69%
and placed 3rd in the FEI Freestyle on Sunday with a 68.75%.
July 19th, 2018:
Rene Dougherty posted the following, congratulations to this
Magic HW in her horse show debut in the Material with a 7.37...Brave
and confident, I adore her. Thanks to everyone that has helped us begin
our journey together. Did I mention, she is my dreamhorse.
July 18th, 2018:
Ranking 1st place in the current USDF Year End Standings, feeling
very thankful, well done Michael
Bragdell with SenSation
HW - owned by Scott
& Carol McPhee, is truly sensational. Carol fell in love some
years ago, with the very first picture we took of this black beauty,
good taste lady, good taste! Congratulations to this successful team,
what a pleasure to see them grow and compete.
July 15th, 2018:
Love the following post on Facebook: Karen
Kerchner Baillie is feeling blessed with Donna
Gatchell and Irene
Hoeflich-Wiederhold. My Festival
HW and our trainer Donna
Gatchell headline Rhineland Studbook 2017 Year End Award Winners.
July 12th, 2018:
Dressage posted: Fendi
HW does it again in second level, winning the class and breaking
70%! Thank you to Carol
McPhee for letting me show your beautiful, talented boy.
Thank you to everyone at Thunderhead for running such a smooth show,
and for even providing flowers.
July 11th, 2018:
McPhee (riding herself) posted this cute info, congratulations to
the ongoing successes: May not be a Blue Ribbon but better scores each
show is a win for us. Tiffany
Bragdell without you, we wouldn’t be improving. (Feeling
HW) Placing 3rd with a 68.67.
July 8th, 2018:
Bragdell in the saddle scored a solid 81.48% at 1-1 and 74.68% at
1-2, congratulations to this team and owners Scott
McPhee & Carol McPhee Wonderful rides, they keep collecting the
ribbons left and right.
June 24th, 2018:
Fantastic results, championship ribbons/high score and more for Festival
HW and his team, huge congratulations:
Gatchell posted the following:
on his way to winning both his I-1 classes this Weekend and his I-1 MFS
!!! And high score FEI for the show !! Huge thanks to Potomac Valley
Dressage Association - PVDA for putting on this great show !! Many
thanks to Kevin Kohmann who helped me with figuring out to ride this
horse better and I am incredibly grateful for your help and expertise.
Thank you as always to Karen
and Fred who support this wonderful journey I am n with this horse
...... Always grateful !!! Debbie
Marriott. For your great MFS. You are amazing
June 18th, 2018:
2018 USEF Young Horse Dressage National Championships Six-Year-Old
Division. Super thankful to see this info/post by Jennifer
Williams Dressage, overall score (out of 3 fantastic shows), 8.310
right now, ranking 2nd in the national standings - well done, huge
She posted: Francis
HW owned by Lisa Norling and purchased from Irene
Hoeflich-Wiederhold of HW Farm in 2016 as a 4 yr old Fenn is a 2012
by Furst Nymphenburg (NOT FOR SALE!!)
3-3 ~ 72.8% FEI 6 yr old final test 8.2
His owner says the following: Francis
HW is a super star in all ways ... everyone loves him and he just
loves his job ... we are thrilled!
June 17th, 2018:
How wonderful and check out that score - wow! Congratulations to the
McPhee posted the following: SenSation
HW 82.8 and Michael
Bragdell FEI 5yo Qualifier
June 6th, 2018:
So happy and thankful to see Francis
HW with Jennifer
Williams Dressage in the top 4 of the 2018 USEF Young Horse Dressage
National Championships Six-Year-Old Division, well done, so many
victories, high points and more, Jennifer,
you just keep them coming with all of the HW kids as well as with
others, great work!
June 3rd, 2018:
Wow, check this out: High Point and super score of 8.42 in the 6 yo
FEI Young Horse, huge congratulations to his owner Lisa and rider
Jennifer, amazing team and result.
Williams Dressage posted: Rocky
Mountain Show Jumping, Calgary, AB, Canada
Great ending to the show. Francis
HW ends the FEI 6 yr old final with an 8.42 and the FEI Young Horse
High Point for the show! Super boy and so happy his owner Lisa could be
here to watch and cheer him on. We are locked and loaded and starting
our journey home!
May 28th, 2018:
Farm, Inc. posted:
The weather was a bit challenging to say the least (horribly hot
& humid on Saturday and a monsoon like rain on Sunday), but Team
Hilltop made the most of the ESDCTA Memorial Day Shows this weekend.
With Sternlicht Michael
won both the Prix St. Georges and the Developing Prix St. Georges
classes with scoresover 71%. Carol
HW won Saturday's 1st Level Test 3 with a 71% and in his first FEI
Five-Year old test earned another 1st with a score of 7.78. Finally it
was a big weekend move up for William Mitchelson's Faberge Blue. Faberge
was 2nd in his Inter II test with a 65.8% and won the Developing Grand
Prix with a 64.5%. This 8-year old just wows us with his enthusiasm for
all the work and his rapid progression up the levels. Jess Fay showed
Quinzy HTF to a 3rd place in Third Level Test 3 and 2nd place in the FEI
Six-Year Old test. Tiffany Bragdell won both her Fourth Level Tests with
her own Bellatae. Congratulations to everyone and thank you to all the
volunteers who made this show run!
Bragdell weathering the downpours.
May 26th and May 20th, 2018:
Look at Carol
McPhee showing off one of her 4 HW horses herself, love these
results, congratulations Carol,
well done, so many victories, high points and ribbons, sweet. Feeling
HW - 1st schooling show of 2018 Thunderhead Farm - PA. 1st Time in
First Level -
High Score for 1st Level and Up
- ESDCTA Memorial Weekend Show 1 - 1st Recognized Show of 2018 T3 and
qualifying score for Regionals
May 29th, 2018:
Rodger Barber posted: Woohoo!
Debuted 4th level with my awesome pony Pitu
HW this weekend and it was a terrifying and awesome challenge! Much
room to improve but got scores towards the silver medal and had best
Laughed so much, omg so fun!
May 28th, 2018:
Schwartsman posted: FiveStar
HW is officially a Grand Prix horse now!!! This boy brightens my day
and continues to make me a better rider. Thank you, Cynthia
McKim, for believing in the 4 year-old and me 6 years ago.
65.688% in the Developing Grand Prix which should put us currently in
11th place on the National Ranking list but we will need at least one
Such an exciting journey ahead!
May 20th, 2018:
de dressage de Compičgne, congratulations again and again, what a
successful, international career for Selten
HW and his rider/owner.
Dahl (with Fiona
Bigwood) posted: Another beautiful day in Compičgne!
Selten HW was
very good again! He will be in top form for the Danish Championship in 3
weeks. 5th in the Grand Prix Special and we finished 2nd in the Nations
Cup. Thank you Ulrik
Molgaard and Cathrine
Dufour for an amazing team effort.
May 13th, 2018:
High Point Champion and winning 4 out of 4 classes, with super
scores: Congratulations to Quincy
HW, his mommy Meredith
Kenyon and his rider Emily
Meredith posted the following: My baby horse is now officially a show
pony! He took everything in stride and tried his heart out finishing
with scores ranging from 77-81 percent and getting high point of the
show! I can’t thank Emily Olive Brollier Curtisenough for giving my
boy such a positive experience for his first show and doing such a great
job! So proud of my boy, Quincy
HW! Still completely on cloud 9!!!
April 29nd, 2018:
Dahl posted the following, congratulations (Selten
HW was bred by Irene
Hoeflich-Wiederhold and was born in the USA):
HW had a fantastic start to the session in Hagen, Germany. GP 72.3%
and 7th place, GPS 71.787% and 9th place in a very strong class. I was
very happy with him and can’t wait to see what 2018 will bring."
April 22nd, 2018:
got his qualifying scores for the Young Horse Championships,
congratulations to his owner Elizabeth Norling and his rider Jennifer
Williams Dressage, how wonderful. The boy was so happy to be back
from California - had to take a good roll, well deserved.
April 15th, 2018:
3 blue ribbons for Forbes
HW and Michelle,
huge congratulations, she posted the following, so sweet:
It was a great weekend at Fox Lea! Udi was his usual workmanlike self
with 2 very steady Grand Prix tests that brought home a 2nd and 3rd
placing. The more I learn, the better he gets! It was Forbes HW that
really stole the show for me. He won all 3 of his First level classes
with nice scores and a happy, willing mindset. I’d like to thank
everyone who made this weekend possible for me. Kathy
Connelly, trainer extraordinaire. Lauren Merchant, Forbes’ biggest
McClain, and Randy Gerlach for holding down the fort at home as well
as show help/photos/etc. at Fox Lea Amanda Whitney for an extra special
Udi shower. Liz Doherty for jacket transport and a lovely dinner treat!
Kathryn Tout and Holly Chernoff (who is now halfway to her Gold Medal!)
for genuine support of myself and each other. Ashley Miller and Beth
Gornik for full on show partners...morning walks, drink cooler,
braiding, etc. etc. etc. Melissa Jackson for emergency stall mats.
And...Irene Wiederhold for my special, young boy. Michelle
April 8th, 2018:
1st level High Point Champion open, overall High Point Champion, vada/nova
High Point Champion (purple), huge congratulations to an amazing team, Michael
McPhee & family/friends.
Farm, Inc. posted: Super weekend in Leesburg for Michael
Bragdell with Carol
McPhee's lovely 5-year olds. For Franziskus
aka Fashion HW) this was his first show and he gained confidence
throughout the weekend. He placed 2nd in all 3 of his First Level tests
with scores of 64.6-69.8%. SenSation
by contrast is already a show veteran from last season and started this
year off in a winning way. He won all 4 of his First Level tests with
scores of 73.6-78.9%!
March 27th, 2018:
The biggest congratulations to Damon‘s
Design HW, his owner Sarah
Bushong and Nancy
Smith for winning their Prix St. George, with a 72%. What an amazing
March 9th, 2018:
Another great show for FirstClass
HW winning his Third Level Test 1 today with a 66.3% at The Adequan
Global Dressage 9, with Diana
Dressage, congratulations to this amazing team!
March 19th, 2018:
Congratulations to Forbes
HW and his mommy Michelle
Rozzano Gerlach, she posted the following: So pleased with my
wonderful boy today. He really gave his heart to me, and I’m loving
the way our relationship is growing stronger with each ride. Thank you
to my pillars of strength. Katie
McClain, Lauren Merchant and Tori
Polonitza. (Alphabetically, to be pc) Thank you Kathy
Connelly for your o-so-on-point instruction and the bonus support of
your exquisite friendship.
Thank you also to so many that keep believing in us. Catherine
A. Farnham Darcey Jean, Vicki Dapper Rogers, and Brenda Svihra
Another shout out to Irene
Hoeflich-Wiederhold for keeping me on target in learning who he
March 7th, 2018:
Kerchner Baillie posted: Awaiting me when I returned from our
Florida trip was Festival
HW's Prix St George Year End Champion awards from US Rhineland Stud.
Couldn’t be happier with what our trainer and rider Donna
Gatchell has achieved with Festival and how much I enjoy riding him
at home! With Irene
March 4th, 2018:
Hipp, hipp hurray! Pitu
HW and Emily
Rodger Barber deserve a round of applause.
Not only did they both start at Third Level for the first time, they
both clocked the flying changes as desired and won their classes. Next
day, even higher score and Emily earned all six scores for the USDF
bronze in six rides, all on a pony.
Well, a Super Pony!!!
Huge congratulations, so happy and thankful, all around!??
February 18th, 2018:
Premier Dressage posted:
Owners of Francis
HW Ken and LISA Norling with their son Jesse. Francis
HW won his 3rd level test today!
February 13th, 2018:
Congratulations to this amazing team!
Rembacz posted: Another great weekend at Global.
VanNuys competed her Franklin
HW for the first time in PSG and had two great rides and got her
February 12th, 2018:
Absolutely fantastic, they keep bringing home the blue and champion
ribbons like clock work! Festival
HW and Donna
Gatchell are Prix St. George champions and 3rd place MFS. Huge
congratulations to Donna and Festival HW’s owner Karen
Kerchner Baillie, what an amazing team.
February 11th, 2018:
Dior HW and Kassidy
Peacock, victory with a 72% and now qualified for the regionals!
Congratulations to this super team, well done. Kassidy says: Today Dior
HW left me speechless. He went in and tried his heart out earning us a
72% and a blue ribbon! The love this little horse has brought into my
life is beyond words. I can’t thank everyone who has helped us enough
including Sallie Spenard for coaching us at the shows! Onward and upward
February 9th, 2018:
Congratulations to Dior
HW and Kassidy
Peacock, first Global outing and it was a success, first qualifying
score for the regionals! She says he tried to hard, she is super happy
January 26th, 2018:
FirstClass HW was a superstar again today winning his Third Level
Test 3 with a 67.9% at the Adequan Global
Dressage Festival, with his owner Diana
Dressage), in the saddle, she says: "There is so much potential
in this wonderful boy, I think he is going to be awesome. Thank you for
finding him for me!”
January 20th, 2018:
4 starts, 4 victories, at the Adequan
West Coast Dressage Festival, Del Mar, CA
He is long sold - these pictures and the update just made my day, so
VERY thankful for all the training and time put into it. Jennifer
Williams and Elizabeth Norling's boy Francis
HW brought home 4 blue ribbons. Amazing, congratulations, well done
and looking so GOOD doing it!
Pictures by the wonderful Terri
January 18th, 2018:
Franziskus HW (aka Fashion HW) with his owner
Carol McPhee and
Michael Bragdell who is doing an amazing job riding the boys at at Lady
Jean Ranch in Florida this winter. SenSation HW looked stunning too!
Both enjoyed the Christine Traurig lessons, the many compliments and all
the information given, what a win/win.
January 17th, 2018:
What a pleasure it was to meet Diana
Mukpo and FirstClass
HW in Wellington, they are doing very well! The flying changes are
easy for the boy and they are having fun all around. He looked amazing!
January 15th, 2018:
Gatchell Dressage was at River
Creek Club, Leesburg,VA and posted the following, huge congratulations
to her, all owners, the teams and Festival
Had such a great time at the Vada/Nova year end banquet last night ! So
proud of all my students who helped me win " trainer of the year
" !! Also so proud all all their accomplishments this year, and
dedication to the training of their horses and themselves which showed in
their super year end results and awards.
A huge thank you to my owners of the horses I competed this year
who all won their respective levels ... I am so blessed to get to ride and
train your horses. Tokio; Training level champion; Gentle: First level
champion; Don Tiago: 2nd level champion: Festival
HW: PSG champion
Also a clean sweep of the MFS division with Gentle winning , Don Tiago
2nd, Festival HW 3rd, and Fabulous 4th. Many thanks to Debbie
Martiott my amazing MFS designer who does such awesome work for me and my
students. It was truly a great banquet, many thanks to all the people at
Vada/nova for putting it on.
January 11th, 2018:
had clearly fun at the horse show, Florida: Adequan
Global Dressage Festival.
He looked absolutely amazing, great job Jeanne
VanNuys and Silke
Rembacz! Part of Franklin HW's victory ride with Jeanne
VanNuys, can be found on our Facebook site and Instagram, it was their
first AA 4-1 (and they placed 2nd overall). Huge congratulations, what a
true pleasure to see this great partnership and to see the boy again.
Frankie grew up at our barn in Germany and came to the US in 2013. Well
loved and going strong. Thank you Jeanne
VanNuys for meeting us!
January 10th, 2018:
SO excited to learn that Emily
and Quincy HW
had 2 super rides with Jessica
Jo Tate this weekend! I so wish I could have been there to watch in
person, but I’m thrilled and so proud nonetheless! Thank you so much
for such an awesome weekend for my big baby horse!
I bought Quincy
HW through Irene
in January 2017. The process was beyond easy. Irene
shared absolutely everything I needed to know about the horse and even
scheduled him to fly out in record time! I only waited 1 week to see my
dream horse and he was everything and MORE than I had expected! I’m so
thankful to Irene
for bringing this horse into my life and for the continued friendship,
guidance, and support she has given us! Quincy
HW is a dream come true and I cannot wait to see what he
accomplishes in his lifetime! My next horse will be, without a doubt,
another HW Farm
Jo Tate posted: He’s a lovely horse and so happy that you have
trusted such a talented,charismatic and empathetic trainer like Emily to
bring out his best.
Wishing you all & Quincy
HW Kenyon the best! Pictured is Quincy
HW with Emily
Olive Brollier Curtis and Jessica
January 8th, 2018:
Congratulations to Diana
Mukpo at Windhorse
Dressage, she posted this wonderful news: Another great show for FirstClass
HW today, winning his Third Level Test 1 today at the Wellington
Season Kickoff with a 67.6%. He continues to develop and has come such a
long way this past year.
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