Takes Second Speed Class At Barcelona
riders have dominated the speed classes at the Spanish venue this
weekend, with Lt. Shane Carey and Cian O'Connor being the main contenders.
confirmed Irish supremacy today (Sunday) in these classes with his
second Speed win, on the 11 yr old mare <Laughton's Lass>,
owned by John Troy of Dublin and leased to the Army Equitation School.
and O'Connor repeated their speed act from yesterday's Haagen-Dazs
Cup, with Carey taking the No. 1 spot, and O'Connor following in
fourth with <ABC Land Liebe>. The tussle at the top today
was ferocious, with only fractions of a second separating the likes
of Carey, Sweden's Malin Baryard, Italy's Roberto Arioldi, and Ireland's
had also taken a second place on Thursday, when he came second in
the opening class, a Table A against the clock.
2003 final of the Samsung Super League takes places at Barcelona
later today, with Ireland battling to hold onto its No.2 position.
JUMPING RESULTS: CSIO*****BARCELONA SPAIN SEPTEMBER 18 - 21, 2003
NO.10 Radio Barcelona - Cadena Ser Trophy
SMALL TOUR Two phases comp. (1st Table A, not against the clock.
Table C). Art. 274.5.4
Sunday 21st September 2003
LAUGHTON'S LASS; LT SHANE CAREY (IRL) Faults 0.00 Time 25.25
2) H+M TAMINA; MALIN BARYARD (SWE) Faults 0.00 Time 25.38
3) LORO PIANA ARAMIS; ROBERTO ARIOLDI (ITA) Faults 0.00 Time 25.77
4) ABC LAND LIEBE; CIAN O'CONNOR (IRL) Faults 0.00 Time 26.18