This was a great show to kick off the 2016 season!
Matt debuted one of our sales horses Eviola at 2nd level winning both days with 69.5% & 71%! Matt also rode Bojangles in his first show ever! He was a total rock star & well behaved 3 year old scoring in the mid 70s winning two of his classes! Taylor debuted Poulidon at I1 winning both days with a 67% & 68%. They were Open FEI High Point Reserve Champion on Saturday with a 67.1% (winner was a 67.2%). The HDS Year End Awards Banquet was on Saturday where Taylor took home Reserve Champion for Open Training Level on Fabilant!
We had a lot of students who competed & did great! Stephanie Wiman competed her horse Argo at PSG making great improvement over the weekend and winning AA FEI High Point Reserve Champion on Sunday! Jody DeStefanis took back her mount Teddy for a great weekend back in the saddle at 3.3! Anne McChesney rode her horse Riley for two first place ribbons at 2nd level scoring in the mid to high 60s. Sydney Elliot showed two horses - winning three of her 3rd level classes on Cisco scoring in the high 60s! She also won one of her 1st level tests with a 71.8% on her new mount Q! Every ride Q consistently scored in the high 60s-70+ great riding! Yevette Harrell competed her horse Peadar at 1st level also scoring consistently in the mid to high 60s & winning two classes! Michelle Burgoyne made great strides with her horse Winterstern winning her Training Level test with a 68% on Saturday and coming in a close second on Sunday with a 65%!
It was a great testament to everyone's hard work! We are so looking forward to the rest of the year!