From Atop the Spiral Staircase, Horse Show Announcer brings you Week 4 July 28-31″Camp Fox Lea” Wrap Up.
We are entering the final stretch of the Camp Fox Lea Series and the competition is fierce. This week from the winner’s circle of Champion and Reserve Champion I’d like to congratulate all the competitors. We begin this week’s wrap with Kyle Dewar & Dakota for their Champion take of the Green Working Hunter. Mr. Stephen DiCarlo & his ride Q&A take home the Reserve Champion. In the High Performance Hunter it’s Dominique Gonzalez and Ingo De Kalvarie in the Champion circle and Kris Killam & Mr. Big in the Reserve.
Nadia Najack & Giant Leap O Faith kept the faith and earned themselves the title of Champion in A/O Junior Hunter this week as Erin Harvill & her ride A Last Impression certainly impressed us all with her skills and took home the Reserve Champion ribbon. For the Adult Amateur Hunter its Terry Danner & Good as Gold’s turn in the Champion winners circle and Ms. Rachel Fugate & Downtown Detroit rocked the Reserve this week.
Mary Stavola and her pal Fortunate are again in the winner’s circle and earned the title of Champion in the Children’s Hunter 14 & Under division. Lielle Rhodes & Legendary rode away with the Reserve Champion bragging rights. In the Children’s Hunter 15-17 it’s Ashley Gregory & New Moon that shine as Champion as Qi Miller & ride True Love enjoy the Reserve Champion title.
For our Pre-Green Hunter Champion it’s none other than the very talented Mr. Kyle Dewar on Flower. Terry Gonzales and Relentless are the proud recipients of the Reserve Champion for the division. Kallie Schafers & Mr. Blue Sky take home Champion in the Non-Thoroughbred Hunter division. Natalie Russell and partner Solid Citizen had a solid performance and earned the Reserve Champion.
Chelsea Blackie is no stranger to the winners circle and returns this time on Mr. Blue Sky to earn Champion in the Low Working Hunter division. Congratulations to Ms. Samantha Shinn & Quidam’s Mirur on taking home Reserve Champion.
Kallie Schafer made a clean sweep of the Baby Green Working Hunter division when she earned herself the Champion division title on My Soulmate and the Reserve on Rostropovich. Way to go Kallie!!
Our Low Adult Hunter Champion this week was earned by Kiley Magnan & Alico, while Tara Harvill and her partner Something To Be Proud Of can certainly be proud as Reserve Champions. For Low Child Hunter division we celebrate the Champion Paulina Cabrera & Little Bit Foolish and our Reserve Champion Sierra Ogden & Gretta.
Paulina Carbera & Little Bit Foolish have nothing to feel foolish about as they earn themselves another Champion title this time in the Low Working Hunter division and Mari Hunsader & The Real Slim Shady make off with the Reserve Champion.
Chelsie Blackie returns to the Champion circle again this time with Femme Fatale as she knocked them all dead in the Sandcastle Hunter division and Chiara Poucher & Sleep In My Suite weren’t dreaming when they earned the Reserve Champion title.
For the Crossrail Hunter Classic, we congratulate winner Anika Sharma. Congratulations Anika!
This week we congratulate Texie Loyd and Jumpin Jack Flash for earning the title of Champion in the Child Pony Hunter division and to Riley Ellis on Fiona for the Reserve Champion title. The Schooling Children’s Hunter Pony Champion title goes home with Mary Illges & Half Past a Freckles. Shauna Rinella & Beaverwood Passion earn themselves the Reserve Champion.
Our AC Walk Champion is Jaxsen Berning riding Beaverwood Passion and the Reserve Champion is Naava West on Bay Tree Caitlen. In the AC Walk Trot division, Jaxsen Berning does it again on Beaverwood Champion and trots off as the Champion. Our Reserve Champions are Madeline Renfro on Joli Harmoni and Naava West & Bay Tree Caitlen.
The Opportunity Crossrail Hunter Champion for week for is the famous Anika Sharma & her ride Almost Famous as Holland West & Dappled Dreams ride away as the Reserve Champion. Brooks Hull & Jeremiah Was A Bullfrog definitely weren’t singing the blues because they are the Short/Long Stirrup Hunter Champions this week and Fiona Suttion & Irock rocked the division as the Reserve Champions. Our Intermediate Hunter Champion title this week belongs to Madison & her equine pal Andy Warhol and Samantha Bradley & Bella finish the week as Reserve Champion.
We begin this weeks Equitation Wrap Up by congratulating Ashley Gregory as the winner of the Southeast Child Medal. Ms. Chelsea Blackie is rocking the Champion title again this time in the Adult Equitation division and Rachel Rodman takes off with the Reserve Champion. In the Low Child Hunter it’s Texie Loyd who reigns supreme as Champion and Kiley Magnan as our Reserve. In the Equitation 12-17 division it’s once again the amazing Ella Holowesko who claimed victory in the Champion circle and Sarah Boon as our Reserve.
For the Adult Equitation it’s the amazing Chelsea Blackie who screams victory as the Champion and Rachel Rodman as the Reserve Champion. Our 2’ Open Equitation Champion is Madison Adams and the Reserve goes to Rhyan O’Shea.
Ms. Mary Stavola is the winner of the Marshall & Sterling Child/Adult Medal and Riley Ellis who is Marshall & Sterling’s Child Medal-Pony winner. Great job to the both of you.
Our ASPCA Maclay winner this week is the talented Lielle Rhodes who also claims the Taylor Harris Insurance Medal (THIS) National Child Medal.
In the Opportunity Crossrail Equitation division it’s Ms. Leah Rich who rode off with the Champion title and the lovely Sofia Coella in our Reserve Champion position. For the Short/long Stirrup Equitation it’s none other than Fiona Sutton with Champion bragging rights and Ava Watson who takes home the Reserve.
For Opportunity Intermediate Equitation is the lovely Idalis Pottinger as Champion and Ms. Amelia Redd as the Reserve Champion.
The winner of the Marshall & Sterling Horsemanship Medal is Ella Holowesko. The $500 Marshall 7 Sterling Child/Adult Hunter Classic is Terry Danner.
Mary Ilges is the week 4 winner of the Marshall & Sterling Pony Hunter Classic. Holland West takes home the Opportunity Crossrail Medal and the winner of the Opportunity $50 Crossrail Hunter Classic is Anika Sharma.
We round out the Equitation winners circle by congratulating Valentina Slubowski for winning the Short/Long Stirrup Medal and Ava Watson for her win of the $50 Short/Long Stirrup Hunter Classic. Great job to all of you!!
In our Jumper division it’s Ashley Gumbel & Fast Times that take home the title of Champion in the 0.75M Jumper. The Reserve Champion’s this week are Ashlynne Blanton & Full I’ Candy and Hallie Weegar on Blue Twisted Steel. In the 0.85M Jumper, Smooth Criminal and rider steal the Champion slot while Jessica Dalziel & Mystique are Reserve Champion with Ashlynne Blanton & Full I’ Candy.
For the 0.95M Jumper, Ashlynne Blanton hits the mark and takes home Champion with her partner Full I’ Candy. Chihuly & Mary Stavola share the spotlight with Victoria Craig & Happy Feet as this week’s Reserve Champion. Our 1.00M Jumper Champion is Alexis Mougalian riding Aida XXVII and Janice Brodkin on Aber-Ka-Dabra cast a spell and earned the Reserve Champion this week. Daniela Roy & Firestone sped off as the 1.15M Jumper Champions while Cynthia Screnci & Vichy along with Roberto Teran & Arnac Du Mazes take home the title of Reserve Champion.
The 1.20M Jumper has 3 Champions this week and they are Jared Petersen & Del Piero, and Eric Thompson first on Contador 8m and again on High Heels. Also rocking 3 Champions this week is the 1.25M Jumper division. Derek Petersen on Born Again, Shoshana Gordon & Theus De Mauzens and Katie Mansour on Cupido.
John Angus riding Veritgo brought home Champion in the Low Ad/Child Jumper division and the Reserve Champion was Jennifer Osgood riding Lady Mary Jane.
Our High Child/Ad Jumper saw 2 Champions this week, Cynthis Screnci & Vichy and Kelsey Donahoe & Dutch. Hasbrouck Donovan return to the winner circle this week as Champion of the Low AO/Jr Jumper on Vortex. Ms. Paula Portocarrero is very happy as she and her equine partner Happy QT take home the Reserve Champion title.
I truly enjoy what I do, watching so many talented riders and their horses is a dream job and it’s one I am very pleased to have. Thank you for another great week!!