Cup Show Jumping - Coyle 20th In First Class
the first of three classes that will decide the winner of the Show
Jumping World Cup, Ireland's Trevor Coyle finished in the middle
of the field last night in Las Vegas, with a 20th position in the
blistering speed class at Las Vegas.
were 41 riders and horses in the class, but three did not start.
The class was won by the US's own McLain Ward, riding <Viktor>.
(Friday) the Armagh-born rider, who is now 44, competes with his
American-owned mare <Fleur> in a jump-off class where the
fences will max out at a massive 1m50 to 1m60, but he is likely
to feel more comfortable here than in yesterday's speed class. Because
of time differences, the result will not be known until Saturday
morning, Irish time.
final, and deciding, class of the World Cup Final takes place on
JUMPING RESULTS: CSI-W FINAL LAS VEGAS, USA, 16-20 APRIL 2003
World Cup Final I
International Jumping Competition
Table C 1m50
FEI Art. 239, 263, 658.2.2
Thursday April 17, 2003
VIKTOR; Mclain WARD (USA) Time 72.73
2) H&M BUTTERFLY FLIP; Malin BARYARD (SWE) Time 74.05
3) BALOUBET DU ROUET Time 74.95
FLEUR 195; Trevor COYLE (IRL) Time 82.93