A new young horse competition has started in England. A series of qualifications after which the finals took place yesterday in Hickstead.
The four-year-old division was won by Glamourdale son Lestingdale, bred by fam. de Vries out of a Sorento mare. This black stallion was presented by Elly Darling. She won the class with 79.6%. With only 0.12% difference, L’Egro finished in good second place. This son of Negro was bred out of a Tango mare and is still owned by breeder Lisa Marriott.
In the six-year-olds the victory went to Jaguar, bred by the van Eekeren family. Jaguar descends from the successful Lord Leatherdale x Negro combination and was ridden by Sadie Smith.