West Coast Classic & Western Family

Team Aleron had a fantastic 2 weeks at Thunderbird! A huge thank you to all of our clients who made this a great series.

West Coast Classic

  • Nostalgic won in the $10,000 Open 3’6 Cobblestone Farm ‘Hunt & Handy’ Derby and had two winning rounds in the High Performance Hunters.
  • One O Wonder finished 7th in the Cobblestone Farm ‘Hunt & Handy’ Derby
  • Archive and Jake Wasson were Champion in the 3’3 Performance Hunters. The pair won 4/5 classes in the division, including the Handy
  • Archive and Sarina were Champion in the Older Children’s Hunters and the winners of the Classic
  • Emma Lorimer’s Wellington claimed Reserve Champion in the Large Hunters. The pair placed 2nd out of 19 in the Children’s Equitation Flat and put in some beautiful rounds in the Children’s Hunters
  • Notorious won the 3’ Green under saddle
  • Mia and Castille, a catch ride, were second in the NCEA medal. Sarina was 7th on Grande Impression.
  • The weekend ended on a great note with Sarina 2nd, Mia 4th, and Emma 5th in the THIS Medal

Western Family

  • Nostalgic was Champion and Colmantino was Reserve in the Performance Hunters
  • Notorious was Champion in the 3’ Green Hunters
  • Camille & Fin Chin Fravanca were Reserve Champion in the 1.40 Jr/Am Jumpers. The pair also had a great round in the $20k Odlum Brown Grand Prix
    Camille & Benedict had a clear round to place 5th in the Low Rr/Am jumpers
  • Mia and A-6 won the Modified Equitation and were 5th in the modified Child/Adult Hunters out of a huge group
  • Nostalgic placed 5th in the Ashby Group Canadian Derby
  • Emma placed 2nd and Mia 3rd in the Taylor Harris medal

Early Summer Classic

We had an excellent time at the Early Summer Classic in Wilsonville, Oregon! Congratulations to all of our riders on a great rounds and all of your accomplishments this week!

  • Category earns Champion in the High Performance Conformation Hunters and Nostalgic was Reserve
  • Cayambe was Champion 3’6″ Performance Hunters
  • Lady Grey was Champion & Callisto was Reserve in the Baby Green Hunters. Notorious won in the under saddle
  • Alexis Apostol and Quintero were Champion in the 18-39 Adult Equitation
  • Category wins both AO Hunter rounds with scores of 87 and 88 and earns Champion in the division
  • Jake Wasson and Archive first and third in the 3’3 performance with scores of 87 and 85 
  • Lizzy and Bloom County won the Pre Childrens Hunter Under Saddle
  • Macie and Callisto win the first round of Short Stirrup Hunters
  • Alexis wins the Ariat Medal and the AA hunters on Quintero
  • Lizzy and Opus win the Modified Child Under Saddle
  • Nostalgic and Alexis finish 6th in the International Derby
  • Gabrielle and Lady Grey finish up with a clean sweep in the Pre Adult Equitation

Blenheim June Classic

Blenheim June Classic I

Our riders had great trips and earned several tricolors to wrap up the week.

  • Mac Arthur, owned by Emily Ann Hubbard received Champion in the USHJA 2’6’.
  • Camille Leblond & Fin Chin Fravanca finish 2nd in the High Jr/AO Jumpers with the fastest jump off time with only 1 down.
  • Mia Burlington takes home 3rd place in the Taylor Harris Medal on Graffito, owned by Camille Leblond.
  • Nicole Mcnichols and Tomcat win Champion in the Low Adult Jumpers.
  • Skylar Wireman and Nicole Mcnichols’ Calypso were Reserve Champion in the Medium Pony Hunters.

Blenheim June Classic II

  • Claire McNichols’s Calypso and Mia Burlington take 2nd in the Pony Derby & Reserve Champion in the Medium Pony Division
  • Gabriella Moline & Campari win the Children’s Hunter U/S 
  • Claire McNichols and Segway win in the Short Stirrup U/S
  • Mia Burlington and Graffito finish up with a win in the 12-14 Equitation Flat

Canadian Premier

Thank you to all of my amazing clients, horses, staff, sponsors, friends & family who made our week Thunderbird Canadian Premier so wonderful! I am beyond grateful to be able to do this job and proud of your accomplishments.

  • Cayambe started off the week as Champion in the 3’6″ Performance Working Hunters.
  • Category and Camille Leblond were Champion in the 3’6 AO Hunters.
  • Piper and Follow My Lead took home Reserve Champion in the Pre Child Equitation.
  • Tomcat and Nicole McNichols won the Pacific Jm/Am Jumper Stake.
  • Mia and Cayambe had top ribbons in the 3’3″ Junior Hunters.
  • Callisto and Macie had great trips and earned top ribbons in the Green Rider Hunter.
  • Sarina and Archive placed 3rd in the Taylor Harris Medal 6th in the CET Mini Medal.
  • Claire McNichols and Calpyso won the Medium Pony Hunter U/S.
  • Philine and Fiorella EVS earned 2nd in a tough Children’s Jumper division.

We are looking forward to getting out of the PNW for a couple of weeks, California here we come!