Inducted into the Romer Foundation/USDF Hall of Fame in 2016, Rocher retired in 2009 after an iconic career with George Williams aboard. Her illustrious career included winning the Grand Prix Freestyle at Dressage at Devon a record setting three times, being named the 2003 USDF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Freestyle Horse of the Year, and 2003 Chronicle of the Horse Dressage Horse of the Year.
“Rocher took a dream and made it a reality. She took us all over the world and filled us with pride. She has incredible character and inspired her fans wherever she showed.”
– Owner Charles Smith, of Richwood, OH
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This musical freestyle was filmed at the Dressage at Devon in 2005, where Rocher and George Williams won the Grand Prix and the Grand Prix Freestyle (with a score of 77.85%). Music for the freestyle was created by Terri Gallo and consisted of a mixture of Madonna and N*Sync.
USDF strongly recommends all riders wear protective headgear when mounted.