On the 8th and 9th of November ACTSJC held the ACT Showjumping Cup at Equestraian Cup in Curtin ACT. It was a lovely weekend, with many competitors and spectators.
The Emmaville Performance Horses team had great success. Grant Hughes claimed the title of Overall Showjumping Champion and Runner Up on Yakity Yak and Blackall Park Atlantis. Some placings include:
= 1st Open Six Bar Event - Emmaville Charisma, Emmaville Define & Blackall Park Atlantis
1st 1.25 - Emmaville Charisma 2nd 1.25 - Emmaville Define
5th 1.35 Round 1 - Yakity Yak
1st ActewAGL Showjumping Cup - Yakity Yak
2nd ActewAGL Showjumping Cup - Blackall Park Atlantis
Overall Showjumping Champion - Grant Hughes and Yakity Yak
Runner Up Showjumping Champion - Grant Hughes and Blackall Park Atlantis
Sarah Dreverman also competed on her newly purchased Emmaville Junior in the Amateurs, placing 5th and taking 1st place on Emmaville Mosaic on the Saturday.
Alyssa Hughes rode Blackall Park Atlantis in the 80-90cm both days, beginning a new partnership together.
It was a lovely weekend and Emmaville Performance Horses are excited for upcoming shows.
An article featured in the Canberra Times by Lee Gaskin reporting on the weekend:
Photo credit to Fred Harrop Photography. More photos to be uploaded soon!