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In the Arena with Carl Hester & Jean Bemelmans

Watch as Carl Hester rides Uthopia, an eight year old DWB by Metall (owned by Sasha Stewart), with the expert coaching of Jean Bemelmans. In this session, Carl and Uthopia were working at Intermediate level. Jean focused on helping Carl get Uthopia on his hind leg and increasing activity and the jump. This is a wonderful demonstration of an advance international medal winning rider on an extremely talented, top quality horse.

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Carl Hester ranked 12th in the world on Uthopia and won the team Gold for the UK at the London Olympics in 2012. Carl is based in Gloucestershire, United Kingdom.

Jean Bemelmans is one of the most respected trainers in Germany and the current coach of the French Dressage Team. Jean is based near Dusseldorf in Krefeld, Germany.

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Carl Hester-UK
Two time Olympian, in 1992 the Barcelona Olympics on Georgioni. Hester became the youngest British rider ever to compete in an Olympic Games. In 2012, Hester was selected with three others to represent the United Kingdom at the 2012 Summer Olympics in Lon