and Shachine Belle Win 2 Classes and First Year Green Working
Hunter Championship At Vermont Summer Festival
Dorset, VT August 07, 2003The Vermont Summer Celebration,
continuing through Sunday, is the culminating horse show of the
5-week series, the Vermont Summer Festival.
McKay of Ocala, Florida won the Vermont Summer Festival Circuit
Award for the BET/USET Show Jumping Talent Search Class with 32
points that she earned over the 5 weeks of competition. Ruth Drumm
of Lennoxdale, MA won the USA Equestrian Pessoa Medal Class.
Farms Attache with Shachine Belle won both over fence
competitions for First Year Green Hunters and was crowned Champion
of the First Year Green Working Hunter division. Luxor with Mary
Lisa Leffler was Reserve Champion for owners Jimmy Torano and Anna
won the Regular Working Hunter Championship with Katie Milton riding
for owner Danielle Glass of New York, NY. Just and Brian Walker
finished as Reserve Working Hunter Champion. Katie Milton of Locust
Valley, NY and Kensingtons victory led them to finish the
5-week series as Regular Working Hunter Circuit Champion.
Mexico City, Mexico, Armando Hassey won the Open Jumper Speed Class
riding Kosmanta in a time of 55.338 seconds beating a field of 12
The Vermont Summer Festival is New Englands largest AA
rated hunter/jumper horse show. This years event includes
five USET-recognized $35,000 Grand Prix held on the last day of
each show and five $10,000 Mini Prix held on the Friday of each
show. Each of the five weeks also features a $10,000 Show Jumping
Hall Of Fame High Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper class, part of the
Show Jumping Hall of Fame Jumper Classic Series which determines
which junior and amateur/owner riders will qualify to ride at the
2003 National Horse Show.
further information on the 2003 Vermont Summer Festival, please
call (802) 362-9023. For full results, visit the Vermont Summer