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  • Achieved the Grand Champion Award with student Gabriela Iribar for the 14- 17 Children's Jumper Division in the overall results accumulative during the 12 weeks of WEF 2013

  • Participated in the FEI Seminar for Level 3 Coaches 

  • Represented El Salvador in the Central American Games, Costa Rica 2013

  • Silver Medal in the Individual Jumping Finals at the XXI Central American and Caribbean Games 2010 in Puerto Rico.

  • Participated in the "Pilot" Level III Seminar of the FEI Coaching System in Quito, Ecuador. December 2009.

  • Ranked in the TOP 50 Riding Instructors in the USA for 2009 by the American Riding Instructors Association

  • Completed the Seminar for the F.E.I. Coaching System Level 2, October 2008

  • Led the team representing the USA to a Second Place in the Team Results for the International Horseshow "Cune Guatemala 2008" held in Guatemala City.

  • Won the Medium Amateur/ Owners Class with a Student at the Winter Equestrian Festival 2008 in Wellington, Florida.

  • Participated in the FEI course for Coaches. Guatemala City, September 2007.

  • Honoured with the Flynn Memorial Award at Littlewood Horseshow in Wellington, Florida. Awarded to the most professional trainer.

  • Winner of different Classics in the Children's and Amateur Owner Divisions in the Open Jumpers with some of his students at the Winter Equestrian Festival 2006- 2007

  • Certified Instructor by the American Riding Instructors Association since 2001 for Dressage and Open Jumping.

  • Graduate of the Instructors Course at the Long Island International Equestrian Institute directed by Mr. Raul DeLeon.

  • Winner of the F.E.I. / Samsung Cup in El Salvador 1993.

3 barns throughout Florida 

  •  Southwest Ranches

  •    Wellington

  •    Bonita Springs




  • More than 20 years of riding experience.

  • Reserve Champion for the F.E.I. Dressage Challenge in El Salvador 1991
  • Named Rookie of the Year in El Salvador for 1989.
    Fluent in Spanish and English.
  • Awarded a scholarship by the International Olympic Commitee and the F.E.I. to participate in Mr. Raul DeLeon's Instructors Course.

  • Team member of the Salvadorian Dressage Team for the VI Central American Games (F.E.I. Regionals) obtaining the bronze medal.

  • El Salvador National Champion in Dressage and Show Jumping at different levels throughout the riding career.

  • Director of prestigious equestrian center, Las Espuelas, in El Salvador (1998-2000).

  • Course designer for various horseshows in El Salvador and Miami. Participated in Course Design Clinics with Leopoldo Palacios (Designer for the 2000 Sidney Olympic Games).

  • Participated in F.E.I. courses for judges and course designers.

  • General Manager of the Salvadoran National Equestrian Federation.

  • Chef d'equipe for the Salvadoran Team at International shows.

  • 3rd Place in the Johnny Walker Grand Prix in Panama City 1996

  • Judge for the V Central American F.E.I. Games held in El Salvador 1994.


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Recent Achievements (Present - 2008 )


2015

  • Reserve Ch. - Region 3 Freestyle 1st Level Championship
  • 3rd place - Region 3 Freestyle 2nd Level Championship
  • 3rd place - Region 3 Adult Amateur 4th Level Championship
  • 3rd place - Region 3 Freestyle 4th Level Championship
  • 5th place - Region 3 Adult Amateur 1st Level Championship
  • 7th place - Region 3 Adult Amateur Prix St Georges Championship

2014

  • Reserve Ch. - Region 3 Freestyle 1st Level Championship
  • 3rd place - US Dressage Finals Adult Amateur Freestyle 2nd Level
  • 4th place - Region 3 Freestyle 2nd Level Championship
  • 4th place - Region 3 Adult Amateur 2nd Level Championship
  • 4th place - Region 3 Adult Amateur 3rd Level Championship
  • 5th place - Region 3 Adult Amateur 1st Level Championship
  • 7th place - US Dressage Finals Adult Amateur Freestyle 1st Level
  • 8th place - Region 3 Adult Amateur 3rd Level Championship
  • 8th place - Region 3 Freestyle 4th Level Championship
  • 9th place - US Dressage Finals Adult Amateur Freestyle 3rd Level
  • Top 50 dressage horse owners 
  • Top qualification scores in FEI 5 year old

2013

  • 4th place - Region 3 Freestyle 2nd Level Championship 
  • 7th place Region 3 Freestyle 3rd Level Championship ​

2012

2011 

  • ​Reserve Champion - Region 3 Adult Amateur 1st Level Championship
  • ​5th place - Region 3 Adult Amateur Training Level Championship

2010

  • 8th place - Region 3 Adult Amatuer Training Level Championship

2008

  • Champion - Region 3 Adult Amateur 2nd Level Championship
  • Champion - Region 3 Open Freestyle 2nd Level Championship
  • 4th place - Region 3 Adult Amateur Intermediate Championship
  • 5th place - Region 3 Adult Amateur Prix St George Championship
  • 6th place - Region 3 Open Freestyle 3rd Level Championship
  • 7th place - Region 3 Adult Amateur 3rd Level Championship 

Birgitt also earned several medals in Europe. Before beginning her successful riding career in the United State over 11 years ago. Since her first show, Birgitt has shown 25 horses in the United States Dressage Circuit. 

  • 2003 - USDF Bronze Medal

  • 2003 - USDF Qualified Rider Award 

  • 2004 - USDF Silver Medal 

  • 2006 - USDF Bronze Freestyle Bar 

  • 2008 - Silver Freestyle Bar​

Year End Award: 

National Dressage Horse Owner Ranking 

The top dressage horse owners are listed at the end of every competition year based on points. 


Kati and Birgitt Dagge ranked as follows:


  • 2007 - Ranked 5th 

  • 2008 - Ranked 37th

  • 2009 - Ranked 70th

  • 2010 - Ranked 187th

  • 2011 - Ranked 938th

  • 2012 - Not Ranked

  • 2013 - Ranked 195th

  • 2014 - In top 50


The Team

Birgitt Dagge


Kati’s mother, Birgitt has supported her throughout her riding career. Birigtt a top level dressage adult amateur that has shown through Grand Prix on horses she trained.




Correct training​ for Dressage and Jumping with international show experienced trainers.