Derry’s Daniel Coyle added to his victory tally when since moving to North America, taking the Pepsi U25 Challenge on Friday at Spruce Meadows in Canada.
Coyle guided Susan and Ariel Grange’s ‘Somerset’ (For Pleasure x Oklund) to victory with a double clear round in 39.48 seconds.
Kara Chad (CAN) and Torrey Pines Stable’s ‘Tisele du Park’ took 2nd in a time of 39.90 seconds. Hilary McNerney and Z ‘Acodate DDL’ took the 3rd postition in a time of 42.24 seconds.
Results: Pepsi U25 Challenge 1.45
1 SOMERSET Canadian Sport Horse / M / 8 / For Pleasure x Oklund
DANIEL COYLE (IRL) Susan Grange: 0/0/39.48
2 TISELE DU PARK Selle Francais / M / 9 / Tinkas Boy x Ukase
KARA CHAD (CAN) Torrey Pines Stable: 0/0/39.90
3 Z ACODATE DDL Dutch Warmblood / M / 12 / Acord II x Aldatus
HILARY MCNERNEY (USA) Hilary McNerney: 0/0/42.24
4 ICON D’OR Belgian Sport Horse / G / 8 / Tinkas Boy x GerlyberHero Z
THEODORE BORIS (ISR) Theodore Boris: 0/0/43.03
5 AL CAPONE Warmblood / S / 10 / Candillo x Argentinus
ANDRES AZCARRAGA RIVERA TORRES (MEX) Jaime Azcarraga: 0/0/43.40
6 HIP STAR Swedish Warmblood / G / 8 / Hip Hop x Baloubet
THEODORE BORIS (ISR) Theodore Boris: 0/0/43.99
Photo :Spruce Meadows