Her reputation is as lustrous as her name. Sapphire, the Belgian Warmblood owned by two-time Olympic Gold medalist McLain Ward and Blue Chip Bloodstock, is confident to go down in demonstrate jumping heritage textbooks as 1 of the biggest grand prix horses at any time. Her chestnut coat shines like a jewel, and her arrow-formed blaze factors upwards, the very same course Sapphire and McLain's outstanding occupation has taken because their U.S. staff Gold at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games. In 2009, the pair collected 23 U.S. Equestrian Federation wins (like an unparalleled 5 Grand Prix victories in 21 days), and earnings of a lot more than 1 million dollars. Sapphire also scored a double obvious in the Grand Prix of Aachen (Germany), 1 of the most prestigious lessons in the entire world, and prevailed in a thrilling bounce-off against 2008 person Olympic Gold medalist, Eric Lamaze, in the CN $one Million Grand Prix at the Spruce Meadows Masters in Calgary (Alberta, Canada).
Olympic Gold medalist
2009 collected 23 US Equestrian Federation Wins