BERGANTZ WINS 2001 FEI PAN AM ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP
USA Equestrian (formerly AHSA) announced today the results of the 2001 FEI Pan American Endurance Championship, which took place at Green Mountain Horse Association Equestrian Center, South Woodstock, VT on August 25, 2001.
There were 87 starters and 58 finishers over the 160 km course which traversed the countryside of central Vermont.
Gold: Heather Bergantz (Crystals Charm); time 10:39
Silver: Melissa Crain (Charbiel); time 11:00
Bronze: Rita Swift (Just Cass); time 11:48
Gold: USA East
Brenda Baird (Bells Snitzel); Time -14:24.03
Stagg Newman (Jayel Super); 11:48.16
Dinah Rojek (Phoenix) (pull)
Meg Sleeper (Shyrocco Troilus); 12:12.04
Team Total: 38:24.23
Shelley Bridges (Windswift Pharrah); 12:41.45
Roberta Harms (Sha-Win); 13:06.21
Tracy Webb-Hoskins (Flight Leader); 14:14.53
Janice Worthington (LM Mastermind); 16:04.33
Team Total: 40:02.59
Bronze: Pacific North
Marie Mallon (Zahin Al-Din); 16:00.33
Dennis Summers (Raymond Blur); 14:14.12
Karen Vilander (NYR Crown Royal); 13:45.24
Jazon Wonders (Ravi Das); 13:45.23
Team Total: 41:44.59
Best Condition - Crystals Charm.
USA Equestrian Inc., as the National Equestrian Federation of the U.S., is the regulatory body for the Olympic and World Championship sports of dressage, driving, endurance, eventing, reining, show jumping, and vaulting, as well as 19 other breeds and disciplines of equestrian competition. As the country's largest multi-breed organization, the Federation has over 77,000 members and recognizes more than 2,800 competitions nationwide each year. It governs all aspects of competition, including educating and licensing all judges, stewards, and technical delegates who officiate at these shows.