of 28 Horses Jump Clean In Fourth WEG Show Jumping Trial
Juan Capistrano, CAJuly 26, 2002Four of the 28 entries
that competed in the fourth of six rounds of the United States
Equestrian Teams World Equestrian Games (WEG) show jumping
selection trials jumped clean rounds. The final two rounds of
trials will be held Sunday as part of the $175,000 Cargill Grand
Prix of the United States, Presented by HBO, at the Oaks Blenheim
Jumping clean in Fridays trial were Lauren Hough of Wellington,
FL on Windy City; Nicole Shahinian-Simpson of Westlake Village,
CA on El Campeons Petri; Molly Ashe of Wellington, FL on
Kroon Garvin and Ray Texel of Beverly Hills, CA on Fleur.
Four horse-and-rider combinations are now tied for the lead with
12 faults through four of six rounds of trials: Ashe and Kroon
Garvin, Texel and Fleur, Simpson and her other mount, El Campeons
Cirka Z and Beezie Madden of Cazenovia, NY on Judgement.
Complete results of all trials to date with full standings are
available on the U.S. Equestrian Team website at www.uset.org.
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that selects, trains, equips and finances equestrians of the highest
possible standard to represent our country in major international
competition, including the Olympic Games and the World Championships.
To accomplish this, the USET seeks out and nurtures the development
of talented athletes - riders, drivers and horses - and provides
the support and guidance they need to help them attain their fullest
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