Rider Clinches Portuguese Grand Prix
rider Lt. Shane Carey today (Sunday) clinched the strong Army attack
on the Vilamoura CSI with a less than one-second win over the Belgian
show jumping star Stanny van Paesschen in the Vilamoura Grand Prix.
the Army Equitation School's <Ballycumber>, Carey copper-fastened
what had been a relentless campaign at the Portuguese show. Last
week's Grand Prix at Vilamoura saw two Army riders (Carey and Capt.
Gerry Flynn) finish in the Top Five, but today Carey took the top
spot in a thrilling finish.
JUMPING RESULTS: VILAMOURA EQUESTRIAN TOUR, PORTUGAL - FEBRUARY
XVIII - VILAMOURA GRAND PRIX
Table A against the clock with Jump-off 1.45m
March 2, 2003
Lt. Shane Carey (IRL) Ballycumber Faults 0/0 Time 44.50 Prize Money
2) Stanny van Paesschen (BEL) Lassergut Contour Faults 0/0 Time
Prize Money EUR 1425.00
3) Luis Sabino Goncalves (POR) Gredo la Daviere Faults 0/0 Time
Prize Money EUR 1125.00