Rolling Acres Show Stables is at it again! Just recently, riders competed in the Lexington Spring Premiere Horse show in Lexington, Virginia. The weekend featured the $2,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby on Friday and the $25,000 Grand Prix class on Saturday. What a great weekend and another HUGE success for Rolling Acres! Read more below to see how well everyone did!
Annie Friedman and Abitibi Blues were the winner in the High Children’s Jumper Classic.
Alyson Gurney and The Golden Compass were the winner of the MHSA Hunter Seat Medal and Reserve Champion Large Junior Hunter.
Ashley Foster and Turtle Bay were Champion and Grand Champion over the weekend.
Ashley Foster and Indy were winners of the WIHS Equitation Classic and winners of the SJHO High Jr.-A/O Jumper Classic.
Kevin Foster and Ufonia P. were Reserve Champion Adult and 6th High Adult Amateur Jumper Classic riding Nikita.
Mary Leffler and Quastor Van de Helle Z (Drake) finished 4th in the $25,000 Rockbridge Grand Prix
Mary Leffler and Zivago finished 3rd in the USHJA National Hunter Derby (with the highest second round score of 91!)
Kianna Fiore and Zivago finished 12th in the NAL/WIHS Children’s Hunter Classic, and 4th, 3rd, 8th in the Children’s 14/U Hunter division.
Ribbons awarded in the Green Pony Hunter for Meredith Clay and Birtley’s Crowned Jewel (6th, 5th, 3rd, 7th, 3rd).
Allyson Quirk and Fortissimo finished 4th, 6th and 8th in the Large Junior Hunter division.
Jillian Clay and Superieur were 4th in High Adult Amateur Jumper.
Sahara Reiz and Chant de Paix were 1st and 2nd in Schooling Jumper.
Liz Lavine and Lionsheartaflippin were 1st, 1st, 3rd, 3rd in Training Jumper.
Patti Schindler and Bold Moves were 6th in the Adult Amateur 50 and Over Hunter.
Here are some photos that our wonderful Sheryl Sutherby took of the weekend:
Also, there was a local show that was going on as well at McDonogh! Based on the photo, I would say it was another great success! Thanks to Katie Kranking for the pic! Champion is Robin Feldman with Lenny, and Gillian Chadwick with JR.