How I Met Buck Branaman

I’m a German trained Bereiter, F.N. formerly trained in Warendorf, Germany who has focused primarily on dressage for the past 30 years. In the 80’s (1985) I had an epiphany… his name was Buck Branaman.

I was importing horses from Europe (Germany in particular), training and breeding Hanoverians in California at St. George’s Farm (Moorpark) at the time, now a thoroughbred breeding farm.

My father had sent me an extraordinarily well bred 3-year-old Hanoverian gelding as a gift (Maat dressage lines). As I started him […]