1st Day of Bayer/USET Gold Coast at Winter Equestrian Festival
Wellington, FL January 29, 2003Today was the first day
of the Bayer/USET Gold Coast Classic week at the Winter Equestrian
Festival. This week of competition features the very highest caliber
of jumpers in all arenas. The featured class, the time first jump-off
1.4 meter, with 17 entries was moved to the Denemethy Arena from the
Internatioanle Arena. Former Olympian, Laura Kraut, from Wisconsin
was the big winner taking the top three spots. Laura was first with
Wet Paint owned by Pin Oak Farm; second on Paloma owned by James B.
Pirtle Enterprises; and third on Amande Du Chateau owned by Equuleus
LLC. The Power And Speed Class was won by Anne Kursinski on Indeed.
the Wellington Dressage Classic begins and will culminate on the
weekend with the Dressage Selection Trials. Expect the very best
in dressage competition.
results are available at www.stadiumjumping.com.
Equestrian Festival Dates:
week runs Wednesday through Sunday beginning at 8:00 AM)
Gold Coast Classic - January 29 - February 2
Dressage January 30 February 2
Internationale February 5 9
Classic/WCHR Spectacular February 12 16
Dressage Classic February 13 - 16
Enterprises, LLC Wellington Masters February 19 23
Bahama Palm Beach Open February 26 March 2
Wellington Finale March 5 9
Enterprises, LLC WEF Dressage Classic March 13 16
to the Winter Equestrian Festival are available by phone at 793-JUMP
or at the gate. Admission is free on Wednesdays. Children 12 &
under are free all days. Senior admission is $5 every day. Adult
admission is $5 on Thursday and Friday, $10 on Saturday, and $15
on Sunday. Parking is free.