Beezie Madden Wins $20,000 1.5 m Classic with Authentic Jeffrey
Welles Qualifies 4 for Jump-off
FL February 22, 2003 The Winter Equestrian Festival
was warm and humid in the high 80s but by afternoon the wind
was quite strong and jumps were blowing down. Although without the
wind, the heat would have been difficult to bear for horses and
horses were entered in a $20,000 1.5 m Classic today, a time first
jump-off class. Beezie Madden riding Authentic won in a jump-off
of eleven competitors. Authentic was the quickest of the 3 horses
with clean jump-off rounds. Jeffrey Welles qualified 4 horses to
come back for the jump-off. Jeffrey was 3rd placed with Penelope,
5th with Armani, 6th with Equinox and 9th placed with Nabuco.
Owner High Jumpers concluded today. So What ridden by Cara Raether
and owned by Trelawny Farm Inc. was Champion. Reserve Champion was
Elan Coriana with Stella Manship riding for the Elan Farm.
was a $2,500 High Junior Jumper Time First Jump-off which Evan Coluccio
won riding McLain Wards Romeo. Anna McNight was second riding
Frimuse who is owned by Javier Salvador. Anna had a good class as
she placed 2nd through 5th place on Frimuse, Pandora, Regina and
results are posted at www.stadiumjumping.com.
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.
Equestrian Festival Dates:
week runs Wednesday through Sunday beginning at 8:00 AM)
Enterprises, LLC Wellington Masters February 19 23
Tommy Bahama Palm Beach Open February 26 March 2
Cosequin Wellington Finale March 5 9
Zada Enterprises, LLC WEF Dressage Classic March 13
March 9, competitors move to Tampa to continue the Winter Equestrian
for Tampa Winter Equestrian Festival
week of competition runs Wed - Sun beginning at 8:00 AM)
Internationale March 13-16
Tampa Bay Classic March 19-23 CSI***/W
Tournament of Champions March 25-29 CSI**/W
Budweiser American Invitational March 29 in Raymond James Stadium
for Winter Equestrian Festival at Tampa Fairgrounds are Wednesday
through Friday $5. Children under 12 years are free. Saturday and
Sunday Adult tickets are $10. Seniors and Students are $5 all days.
For schedule, directions and information visit www.stadiumjumping.com.
for the Budweiser American Invitational, March 29 at Raymond James
Stadium are available at Ticket Master (813) 287-8844 or at Stadium
Jumping (877) 909-9436.