Rain, hail or shine ever smiling Chanelle Hunter Cooke & her multi royal winning Daisy Patch Soul Star won the Galloway over 14hh n.e 14.2hh class & went on to claim Reserve Champion to her good friend Briony Randle
Very proud Veterinarian mum Emma Stella Hall's huge smile said it all after daughter Ari & her new boy Quantador won their very first class together in the Child’s Hunter Hack.
Two years in the making for Ebonie Lee & the Lee families lovely homebred Tamrie Park Prince Charles to step out. He didnt dissapoint and started his showing career in the blue with a win in the Newcomer Hunter Pony over 12.2hh n.e.14hh
The partnership of Briony Randle & owner Judy Ivory continued on their winning ways with their elegant mare KP Simply Exquisite claiming the ridden Galloway over 14.2hh n.e 15hh then going on to claim the championship under judge David Ross
Placing in the ridden Hack over 16hh were Elizabeth Krog & Warrawee Impressareeo. This was the largest class of the day having to be split into two heats of quality horses
Melissa Molloy looked very at home stepping out for the first time on her new partnership with Merivale Park Royal Doulton in the ridden Galloway over 14.2hh n.e 15hh
What a great way to finish my first show back on the cameras in 8 months after a forced lockdown during covid than with a final shot for the day of Aisha Heinrich & Hunter Pony Championship Win
The very first class of the day was won by a very happy & polite Elisha Baillie on her Newcomer Galloway over 14hh n.e 15hh-Victoria Tower True Love
Pictured waiting patiently for the judges decision in the Leading Rein Pony rider 5 years and under 8 years is Annie & Ivy Aikman and their lovely pony Langtree Unique
Louie (Arcadian Enforcer) was simply a star for Sarah Abrahams says proud mum Ingrid. Pictured is Sarah, Louie & mum after winning the Leading Rein Hunter Pony, then onto another two wins in their ridden Hunter Pony and the Owner Rider classes.
Greg Mickan & owners Terry Heythuysen & Edwina Cullens hack Lordz has returned looking a picture of health, claiming both the Ridden Hack & OTT Thoroughbred Championships
Georgia Greenwell returned to the ring with her elegant black hunter hack Revelwood Steadfast Ridden Show Hunter Hack over 15.2hh n.e. 16hh
Emma Barkla & Ali Berwick continue to produce stars together with their lovely Newcomer Hunter Hack mare Antoinette CSH collecting the blue ribbon & a well deserved pat in her first class out. Exciting times ahead im sure ladies.
Ayda Peterson & her lovely coloured pony Mallawa Park Hashtag worked beautifully in the Hunter Pony over 12hh n.e. 12.2hh class
Ava Halloran on the Halloran & Scaife family's lovely mare DS Tulara Fursandro claiming the ring 2 win of Open Hack 15-15.2hh
As always Natalie McKays was still smiling despite the rain & all their hard work at home paying off on her qualitly thoroughbred gelding St Andrews with a height class win and then Champion Hack over 16hh in ring
Ari Stella Hall & formerly SA ownded Andrea Merry's super succesful hunter hack Quantador trotted out looking like they had been together for years not a mere 3 weeks. Ari & 'Q' made her first class a winner claiming the Child’s Hunter Hack win
Another growing up all too fast is the adorable Summer Romeo pictured riding her super cute pony Eaglepark Crystal Roulette. Summer had a terrific show with placings in both her lead rein & ridden Hunter Pony over 12hh n.e. 12.2hh class
Another former SA star Owendale Beesting & a very rapidly growing Sienna Mullan looked terrific together and continue to form their partnership. Sienna was all smiles taking home the Champion Hunter Pony sash