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

We lost Amicelli in January 2017.  Please read Barbaras' tribute to him.  He was a magnificent spirit and we miss him every day.

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

Amicelli had a stellar career as a Grand Prix competitor throughout Canada and the United States. Amicelli enjoyed his work and competition. He also loved 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.