Eric Lamaze from Canada takes the $20,000 1.5 Meter Classic at the
Winter Equestrian Festival
FL February 8, 2003 -- Riding Millcreeks Rosalind,
Eric Lamaze won the featured class today during the Kilkenny/ICH
Internationale week of competition. Of 34 entries in the class,
eleven horses made it to the jump-off. Eric was third to go in the
jump-off and held onto his lead, while 8 horses tried to beat his
time with a clean round. Only four horses had clean rounds in the
jump-off and McLain Ward riding Couletto K James was second to last
in the jump-off with a fast time that was only 8/100s of a
second behind Eric and Millcreeks Rosalind. Edgar ridden by
Joe Fargis was third. Cosequins C.E.O. with Debbie Stephens
riding for Centennial Farm was fourth with a clean round in the
High Junior Jumpers Time First Jump-off had only 2 horses with 4
faults each for the jump-off today. Cara Dayton won the High Junior
Jumper, riding Lardi with a clean jump-off round at the Kilkenny/ICH
Internationale. Second with 4 faults in the jump-off was Aimee Aron
riding Prinsipal for Kinloch Enterprises. There were 13 entries
in this difficult Junior Jumper Class. Tomorrow is the $15,000 BET
on Jazz Junior Jumper Classic starting at 8:00 AM and the $50,000
Kilkenny/ICH Internationale Cup begins at 2:00 PM.
ONeil won an Amateur Owner Hunter younger class with Portico
while Cara Cheska won the younger Amateur Owner Hunter Handy Class
A Blue with Stephanie Vijon up won a Large Green Conformation Pony
Hunter Class and the Under Saddle for that division. Peek A Blue
is owned by Mindy Darst.
Toon won 2 Adult Hunter Classes today with her wonderful hunter
In Disguise. This is the first time Ellen has competed on In Disguise.
In Disguise was champion in the Green Conformation Hunters with
Sachine Belle riding winning 4 over fence classes.
results are posted daily at www.stadiumjumping.com.
to the Winter Equestrian Festival are available by phone at 793-JUMP
or at the gate. Admission is free on Wednesdays. Children 12 &
under are free all days. Senior admission is $5 every day. Adult
admission is $5 on Thursday and Friday, $10 on Saturday, and $15
on Sunday. Parking is free.
Equestrian Festival Dates:
week runs Wednesday through Sunday beginning at 8:00 AM)
Gold Coast Classic - January 29 - February 2
Wellington Dressage January 30 February 2
Kilkenny/ICH Internationale February 5 9
Florida Classic/WCHR Spectacular February 12 16
Florida Dressage Classic February 13 - 16
Zada Enterprises, LLC Wellington Masters February 19
Tommy Bahama Palm Beach Open February 26 March 2
Cosequin Wellington Finale March 5 9
Zada Enterprises, LLC WEF Dressage Classic March 13