Sligo man, Darragh Kerins (IRL) and Thunder D’Amaury put in a fantastic performance with a double-clear in the $34,000 Suncast® 1.45m FEI Welcome at Tryon International Equestrian Centre. The pair took the win in a time of 45.22.
Kimberly Prince (USA) and RMF Bella Baloubet collected another second-place finish, stopping the timers just short of Kerins in 45.336 seconds. Candice King (USA) and Valinski S also made a strong run toward the top of the leader board, but finished in 45.543 seconds for third.
Final Results for $34,000 Suncast 1.45m FEI Welcome:
1st THUNDER D’AMAURY, 2007 Belgian Warmblood gelding by Quidam De Revel x Fille D Espoir
DARRAGH KERINS (IRL), Stal Bruynseels & Darragh Kerins: 0/0/45.227
2nd RMF BELLA BALOUBET, 2001 Holsteiner gelding by Baloubet D. Ro x Kapitola
KIMBERLY PRINCE (USA), Rushy Marsh Farm, LLC: 0/0/45.336
3rd VALINSKI S, 2002 Dutch Warmblood gelding by Nijinski x Rockina
CANDICE KING (USA), Wyndmont, Inc: 0/0/45.543
4th BULL RUN’S TESTIFY, 2004 Selle Francais gelding by Dollar Du Murier x Marquise Des Monts
KRISTEN VANDERVEN (USA), Bull Run Jumpers, Inc: 0/0/45.942
5th ZEPHYR, 2004 Dutch Warmblood gelding by Landor S x Tobelia
MATT WILLIAMS (USA), Wyndmont, Inc: 0/0/47.958
6th CARRABIS Z, 2003 Zangersheide stallion by Canabis Z x Ma Pomme VD Zwarte Hoek
RICHIE MOLONEY (IRL), Equinimity, LLC: 1/76.27
Source: http://tryon.coth.com/ (Press Release)