At the ESP Holiday Winter Finale Grand Pleasure (Bobby) and Kaitlin Campbell are 2nd out of 61 in the 1.30m and finish with a Reserve Champion. That was a prelude to the Winter Equestrian Festival - 2nd out of 80 and 1st out of 67 in the Level 6 1.30m at WEF 1. And Bobby keeps on truckin' at WEF 3 Winning TWO Classes out of 120 and 73 in the 1.30m. We are super excited about his return to the show ring.
Gabriel (owned by Whish LLC) and Grand Pleasure (owned by the Kennedy's) romp all over the competition at WEF 3...ridden by Kaitlin Campbell, Gabriel wins the 1.35m out of 65 entries and Bobby wins two jumper classes in the 1.30m division. The hunters continue their success as well. Suzanne Smith is in the ribbons in seven classes on October Road and Blue Monday in the Adult Amateurs 50+, Bridget Hallman takes top ribbons in 5 of the Amateur Owner 35+ classes and Carrie Gregory continues her winning ways in the Cross Rail Hunters with a 1st and 3rd.
Will Kennedy shines at WEF 2 with a 3rd out of 74 in the Low Children's Jumpers and in the Jumper Classic is 2nd on Ontario and 4th on Chappie. The hunters were in full force as well. Suzanne rode October Road and her own Blue Monday to top ribbons in the Adult Amateur 50+ division. Sarah Brooks ribboned in two classes in the Low Adult Hunters on Timberline. Rachel rides to top ribbons in the Pre-Green and Low Hunter Divisions on Blue Monday, Whiskey at Midnight owned by Holly Bossert, and Short Stop owned by Troy Hendricks and Kimber-View Stables in Glenmoore, PA.
Emma Tchen ribbons in her debut in the Adult Amateurs with October Road. Bridget Hallman is a class winner and reserve champion on Do Tell in the Amateur Owner 35+ division and Sarah Brooks ribbons on the Low Adult Hunters on Timberline. Carrie Gregory is Champion on Remember Me in the Cross Rails Hunter. Congrats to all. Whisky at Midnight, owned by Holly Bossert, rides away with multiple ribbons in the Pre-Green Hunters Level 1 with Rachel Kennedy aboard.
PF Twister II and Whitney Land are 8th in the Adult Jumpers 18-35 out of a field of 47 and 12th on Wanant. Grand Pleasure is 1st and 2nd in the 1.30m. Summer, owned by Whish LLC and ridden by Kaitlin Campbell are tied for 1st in both Schooling Jumper classes, 1.15m.
Congrats to all!