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2023 Adelaide Equestrian
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In the 5 star Shane Rose and Virgil took over the lead with just 0.4 of a time penalty to be on 28.5 ahead of Sam Lyle & BF Valour who jumped clear but recorded 8 time penalties to finish on 33.6 with Shane Rose also finishing the day in third with Be My Daisy on 36.8 after jumping clear but recording 10.4 time penalties. Overnight leader Monica Spencer & Artist had a fall of rider at the second element of fence 4 the Horse & Country TV Oxers in the new part of the course in Victoria Park. Diane GIlder & Your Attorney jumped clear but recorded 15.2 time penalties moving to 6th as Kenya Wilson & Sandros Salute MW moved up to 4th with just 1.6 time penalty to be on a score of 37.3 and another off the track thoroughbred Sophia Hill's Humble Glory moved up to 5th after a clear round on time and jumping. Humble Glory raced as Camon Houdini who after showing nothing in trials in Sydney he was sent to Melbourne as a 3yo where he won and was placed in trials over hurdles. However after one jumps start as a March 3yo where he was unplaced he was retired to an equestrian career.
Into the last day of showjumping and first up
the 3 star event was decided with Oliver Barrett & Sandhills Special going
clear on time and jumping to win on 28.1. Oliver Barrett also took out
the Young Rider Award. Second went to Erin Callahan & Danson Lincoln
on 29.6 after also going double clear. Jess Somerfield & Finch Farm
Carpentaria also went double clear to finish third on 32.5. The winner of the
VRC Off the Track award
for the highest placed OTT thoroughbred went to Molly Lines & Tadpole who
had a 2 rails to finish on 44.5.
The 5 star class finished the day and coming
to the last rider
you could have
heard a pin drop as Shane Rose & Virgil entered the ring. A faultless
display followed with Shaen Rose & Virgil finishing in first place on their
cross country score of 28.5. In second place Sam Lyle & BF Valour had
a rail down but had enough in reserve to hold second place on 38.
Sophie HIll & Humble Glory moved up from 5th with a double clear round to
take third place on 40.9 & the VRC award for the highest placed
thoroughbred. Shane Rose & Be My Daisy was 4th on 44.8 after knocking
two rails while 5th went to Kenya Wilson & Sandros Salute MW from Murray
Lamperd & Secret Mojo who with one rail finished on a score of 74.5 moving
up from 10th. Secret Mojo raced 4 times for 2 seconds before being
retired. Diane Gilder & Your Attorney knocked several rails to finsih
on a score of 76.1 in 7th position.
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