Major Dezso Szilagyi Perpetual High Score Trophy

Major Dezso Szilagyi was a Hungarian Cavalry officer trained in the Hungarian riding school in classical dressage.  He played an important role in the development of dressage in the United States organizing many events and shows, helping to write some of the first American dressage tests.  He is author of “Basic Classical Dressage”, 1989.

 Criteria:  Second and Third Level High Score, No Dressage Seat Equitation, No Musical

1970   Christilot Hanson / Bonne Annee
1971   Margot R. Fredericks / Friendly
1972   Paul G. Smith / Pinball Wizard
1973   Gary Rockwell / Sally Bretz’s Missy B
1974   Linda Jaskiel-Hamilton / Tzigan
1975   Regula Lorenz / Kanatle
1976   Susan Muchmore / Wilhemina Bailey
1977   Gunnar Ostergaard / Sargent
1978   Linda Zang / Fasolt                                                             
1979   Unknown
1980   Elizabeth Lewis / After Six
1981   Edgar Hotz / Lyck
1982   Pamela Goodrich / Touchstone
1983   Anne Gribbons / Kristall
1984   Gunnar Ostergaard / Broceliande
1985   Anne Rawle/ Again and Again
1986   Scott Hassler / Cabaret
1987   R. Jennifer Mollard / Donkosak
1988   Jennifer Miller / Maximillian
1989   Christina Gray / Zwingli Utopia
1990   Christina Gray / Bianca
1991   Nancy J. Baker / Lowenprinz
1992   Peggy Hipple / Pilota
1993   Lisa Zinger-Yetter / Wedgewood
1994   Robin Ayers / Fusilier
1995   Ted Mazzarissi / LA Baltic Sundance
1996   Heather Mason / Greta
1997   Mary Alice Malone / Lexus
1998   Kerri Sowers / Zagan
1999   Jacquelyn Stapel / Raehaven’s McKae
2000   Kathy Adams / Lion
2001   Gabriel Armando / Acenti
2002   Claudia Tarlov / Begnadette
2003   Dr. Cesar Parra / Charming Boy
2004   Unknown
2005   Brendan Curtis / Jalifa
2006   Unknown
2007   Unknown
2008   Christopher Hickey / Cabana
2009   Laine W. Hills / Ukarde
2010   Heather Mason / Zar
2011   Jordan Rich / Reese
2012   Joanne Coleman / Fhreelancer
2013   Award Not Presented
2014   Rachel Chowanec / Kynynmont Cooper O’Grady
2015   AnaMaria Espinosa / Duncan
2016   Kerry Province / Donnzi
2017   Dorie Addy-Crow / Balenciaga
2018   Emily Donaldson / Beaujolais 75