Owned by Barbara Strawson and Jennifer Foulon

Amicelli, Grand Prix Gelding owned by Barbara Strawson and Jennifer Foulon

1996 Holsteiner gelding, 17.2 H
Amigo xx – Calypso III – Napoleon

Amicelli, ridden by Barbara Strawson, joined Team Strawson in December 2011.

Amicelli has had a stellar career as a Grand Prix competitor throughout Canada and the United States. At 20, Amicelli (fondly called "the King" by Barbara and her clients) continues to enjoy his work and competiton. He loves his work and loves to play and loves to be the center of attention.


Amicelli's Career Highlights include:

  • Successful at Grand Prix and Grand Prix Freestyle with scores up to 76%
  • 2012 – 2016: Multiple championships and Reserves at open, local and regional competitions.
  • 2010: Dressage at Devon – Grand Prix (2nd place) and Grand Prix Special (4th Place)
  • 2009: Invited to compete at the World Dressage Masters CDI 5* in Wellington, FL
  • April 2009: Dressage Canada "Red Scarf" Athlete of the Month
  • 2008 & 2009: Short-listed for the Canadian Team
  • 2008: Blainville DCI – Grand Prix and Grand Prix Special (both 1st place)
  • All
  • Campaign Horse
  • Lesson Program
  • Owned Horse
  • Training Program

Contact Barbara Strawson

Misty Gleann Training Facility

Barbara's training business is based at her facility, Misty Gleann, which is located at 12900 Lewisdale Road, in Clarksburg, MD 20871.  Get directions to Misty Gleann.