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North Midlands RDA - Regional Dressage Qualifiers RESULTS!!

(May 11, 2016)


North Midlands Regional Dressage Qualifier 2016


Monday 9th May 2016 at Hill House Equestrian 

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On Monday 9th May, 13 riders from around the Region headed off to Hill House at Osgodby in the bright sunshine got out Dressage Qualifier at Hill House courtesy of Trudy Clark. The Riders were from hosting RDA Group, Cleeethorpes & Grimsby: Sara Abbott, Julie Holmes, Mark Griffin, Karen Pocklington, Sarah Suddaby, Jackie Smeeton, Alexandra Stewart, Lisa Sumner and Emma Wells. From Belvoir Vale Sophie Heath, From Papplewick, Melanie Betteridge and Bradley Dexter and from Wenlo Ellis Holdaway.

Over 11 classes the 13 riders showed what they could do with some fantastic results Trophy Winners were Julie Holmes on Hugo from Cleethorpes & Grimsby won the Penny Tiptoes Trophy with the highest score of the day of 84.4% and Bradley Dexter on Claybank Magnet from Papplewick won The Mount’ Oscar Trophy with a well deserved 71.31% in the I/D Walk Trot & Canter. Other Class winners were Emma Wells, Alexandra Stewart, Sophie Health, Sarah Suddaby, Melaine Betteridge, Karen Pocklington and Mark Griffin!

Additional Riders that have also qualified to go to Hartpury are: Lisa Sumner, Ellis Holdaway and Sara Abbott. As Sara is unable to attend Championships her place passes down to Mark Griffin. Thank you to everyone that helped to make the day such a success and to our Judge Chris Belton who was so generous with her time discussing the judging with the Competitors A huge thank you also to Thomas Bells Country Store who kindly provided a goodie bag to every competitor!

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