Our riders had an exceptional week at Thunderbird Showpark ! Camille Leblond was champion in the A/Os aboard Category, Res Champion on Cayambe; Champ 1.40m jr/am on Fin Chin Fravanca and did her first Grand Prix on Fin with only 8 faults. She was also 4th in the mini prix with her young jumper Benedict! Mia Burlington won the THIS Medal, finished High Point Equitation Rider in her age group, won the 24 & under section of the Carl Green Equitation Challenge finishing 2nd overall. She also took 8th in the Derby on her new ride Graffito. Philine Weisbeek took her 4 yr old jumper El Capitan to his first show in the US and rode to 4th out of 30 in the 1.0m open. Alex Masone completed her first show on Sunliner with many top ribbons in the children’s hunters. Emma Lorimer continued to make huge progress with One O’Wonder. The week was filled with so many highlights and so many smiles. We can’t wait to come back in May
Team Aleron had a great time at the WSHJA Spring National! We are so lucky to work with the best horses and the best clients! Sealed With A Kiss was Champion in the UHSJA 2’3”. Camille Leblond’s Category was Champion in the High Performance Conformation, and won Saturday’s Ride of the Day. Carnado had a clean sweep in the High Performance! This pair also had Ride of the day on Wednesday. A double congratulations to Cayambe on taking home champion in the Performance 3’6” and scoring 88 to have Ride Of The Day on Wednesday! Callisto took home reserve champion at his first horse show in the USA in the Baby Greens. And Alexis Apostol had a great day back in the show ring placing 3rd in the Ariat Medal on Quintero. Emily Hubbard’s MacArthur finished 1st & 2nd in the 3′ Greens. We wrapped up the weekend by taking home the Brad Laird Memorial Trophy for Leading Hunter Rider for the 4th year in a row. A huge thank you to my entire team for your incredible support.
Congratulations to our mid-circuit award winners! “Carnado” & Mia were Champion in the Large Lunior 3’3″ 15 & under. Camille earned Champion in the Adult Equitation 18-35. “Campari” was Champion Training Hunter, “Notorious” was Reserve Champion in the Baby Greens & “Frosted Blue” was Reserve Champion in the High Performance Conformation! A huge thank you to all of our clients for a successful first half of the winter circuit! We can’t wait to get the second half underway!