Chris Chugg and his 'PSS Levilensky' (Levisonn/Cornetta) demonstrated today just why they are in contention for Tokyo Olympic selection. They jumped two super rounds and the fastest in the second round of the two double clears to win the $25,000 Willinga Grand Prix first prize.
It does not look so great at the moment but this is the start of the new multi million dollar Willinga Park show jumping arena. Completion date is set for March 2020 and next years Jumping at Willinga will be conducted on one of the worlds best outdoor arena. So we recommend you visit Willinga Park next year.
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Sally Simmonds from Burke Queensland, had a very good show. Today Sally rode Oaks Chifley to win the Benmax Junior Championship.
Olivia Hamood from Queensland had a very good show. This afternoon Olivia rode Jane Fonda DVD to jump a double clear round in the Willinga Park Grand Prix to take second place and the $15,000 prize money.
Chatham Park rider, Kate Hinschen rode her, 'Finch Farm Cadel' to take11th place in the Willinga Park Grand Prix.
Brooke Langbecker rode her imported and talented Quidam de Revel stallion, 'Quintago 1' to take 12th place in the Willinga Park Grand Prix.
Tom McDermott made up for a four penalty first round in the Willinga Park Grand Prix by posting the second fastest clear in the second round riding, 'Alpha Activity'. They finished in fifth place.
Katie Laurie jumped clear and four aboard the 2018 Willinga Park Grand Prix winner, 'Casebrook Lomond'. They took sixth place thanks to a great and fast second round clear.
Successful New Zealand rider, Briar Burnett-Grant is pictured aboard her, 'Fiber Fresh Veroana' during the Willinga Park Grand Prix.
Gabi Kuna took eighth place with her wonderful, imported mare, 'Flaire', jumping clear and four in the Willinga Park Grand Prix.
Gabi Kuna jumped an impressive double clear riding the stallion, 'Cera Cassiago' to take third place in the Willinga Park Grand Prix today. The six combinations that jumped a first round clear in the Grand Prix today earned half an Olympic MES. (COC)
Paul Brent from the Yarra Valley in Victoria has just stepped up to Grand Prix level with his own and Neil Clinton's imported stallion, 'Fontain Blue VDL' that looked super during the Willinga Park Grand Prix today.
James Arkins jumped clear and four in the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today riding his very well performed, 'Rosthwaite Viglante II'.
Billy Raymont demonstrated why he has such a huge reputation in the showjumping world. He jumped a sizzling jump off round riding 'Anssioso Z' to win the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today.
Young Queensland rider, Olivia Hamood was riding before she could walk and that experience was obvious today. She took third place in the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today riding 'Knock Out III'.
AJTL winning Team member, Amanda Madigan posted two super rounds riding Helen Chugg's, 'Diamond B Vivienne' to take fourth place in the super competitive Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today.
An uber competitive , Katie Laurie is pictured abaord , 'McCaw MVNZ' during the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today.
It is wonderful for the domestic sport to have Phil Lever back in the country. Phil has spent the last few years competing in Europe and he has brought that experience back home. He is pictured aboard the stallion, 'Calvino' during the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today.
Chris Chugg had a great day and a day that vindicated his choice of horses. Chris is pictured aboard one of his European purchases, 'KG Queenie' that posted two super rounds to take second place in the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today.
Experienced professional rider, Josh Collins is pictured during the first round of the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today riding the talented stallion, 'Cornel'.
Bridget Berry (formerly Hansen) jumped a good first round clear in the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today riding her, 'Turn It Blue NZPH'.
Teenager, Jessie Rice-Ward had a wonderful show and is pictured during the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix jump off today.
Jennifer Wood jumped a good double clear riding her , 'Cassandro B' to take tenth place in the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today.
Victorian veterinarian, Adam Johnson was unlucky to post just one time penalty in the first round of the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix riding his home bred 'Up'.
Alyssa Ho posted a good clear first round riding her, 'Equador MVNZ' in the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today.
Brook Dobbin from the Yarra Valley in Victoria has had a great show. He is pictured aboard Wendy Keddell's, 'Gina MVNZ' that jumped a double clear to take sixth place in the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today.
Brooke langbecker rode her imported, 'Beijing LS La Silla' to eighth place in the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today.
Jamie Priestley rode her 'Courage' to post clear and four in the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix today.
Cameron Dignan won the 1m 4cyte Thoroughbred class today riding , 'Citatous Spirit'.
Michelle Lang-McMahon, a co fouder of the AJTL, still has her hand in the game. She is pictured abaord her daughter, Maleah's, 'KS Rubellite' by Emerald out of a daughter of KS Genoa that won the Oaks Sport Horses 4 Year Old Final on the last day of the 2019 Willinga Park Showjumping Championships.
Talented young rider and law student from the ACT, Izabella Stone jumped a good four penalty first round in the Fielder's Roofing Mini Prix aboard her 'Colina 54'.