Claire Wen and her own Paramount had a super week at Caledon Equestrian Park in the 1.10m division. The pair took home a 4th and 6th place during in the 1.10m Junior Jumpers, as well as a 4th place finish in the $2,000 1.10 Stake Class! We at Forest Hill Farm are excited to watch this pairs continued success!
Broadway continues to shine this summer winning the $3,000 OHJA JR/AM Handy Hunter Challenge. Broadway also won a couple Junior Hunters classes, which resulted in him being champion of the division! Super results for this super sales horse before he gets ready for indoors!
Congratulations to the Ride family on the sale of Laconia 7. We are excited to continue watching this super young horses success with her new family!
Super Saturday night for Sam Walker and his own Acardi Du Houssoit Z finishing 4th in the FEI 2* $70,200. The pair jumped a super clear in the first round, where only 5 horses jumped clean over the difficult track! The Saturday night class was part of the Kubota Triple Crown, where during after Phase 2 Sam was positioned 5, with one more phase remaining. Not to be outdone young horse Coralissa, owned by MarBill Hill Farm also had a top 10 finish in the difficult Saturday Night Lights class!
Houdini continues to show his talent in the equitations, this week winning both the CET Medal, and the OHJA Medal! We look forward to watching this horse continue to grow into a top equitation mount!
Super weekend for Heavenly and Kendal Bielby, winning 3 of the over fences classes and taking home the championship cooler! This pair has had super resulted all summer. Kendal also was successful in the adult amateurs with sales horse Marcello, her first time showing the horse!
Coralissa took the win in phase 1 of the U25 series at Angelstone Tournaments. The 8yr old mare piloted by Sam Walker was double clear to secure the win! The combination also went on to finish 2nd behind Olympian Leslie Howard in the Modified Grand Prix! Super first week back showing for both Coralissa and Sam since North American Youth Championships. This pair is scheduled to competed in the FEI 2* event this week at Angelstone Tournaments.
Broadway took home another championship in the Junior Hunters at Caledon Equestrian park this week. Ridden by Sam Walker the pair won 3 over the over fences. This super sales horse continues to be super competitive and consistent in the Juniors.
Acardi Du Houssoit Z piloted by Sam Walker won the FEI Open Welcome at Caledon Equestrian Park on August 9th. The class saw a total of 14 entries with Sam and Acardi being the fastest double clear round. The following day the pair picked up an 8th place with a clear first round in the $35,500 FEI Jumper Classic, super start to the 2* week!
Super Nations Cup day at North American Youth Championships (NAYC), with Team Canada finishing in Bronze Medal position! Sam Piloted MarBill Hill Farm's Coralissa to a clear 2nd round for the team to secure the 3rd place finish! Sam and Coralissa also had an unlucky rail in the Individual Final which still resulted in 7th place individually. Super first time at NAYC for Sam, and young talent Coralissa, one of the youngest horses competing.
Super weekend for our Younger Adult Amateurs, Kendal Bielby Champion with Heavenly while Kathryn Dafoe finishes Reserve Champion with Marcello. Heavenly won 2 of the classes, Marcello also won a class, and finished top 3 in 2 other classes and winners of the Under Saddle!
Houdini proves to be an unbeatable equitation horse in Ottawa. Winning every equitation class entered in, for both weeks at Ottawa! The latest wins include in the Jump Canada Medal and the CET Medal. This superstar horse also was super in the Hunter Derby finishing 2nd, talk about consistent!
Sam proves to be unbeatable in the $10,000 U25 Grand Prix sponsored by MarBill Hill Farm! Sam finish 1st with Quivive SZ owned by North Run and Axel Verlooy Stables. 2nd place went to Sam again, this time with MarBill Hill Farm's Corallisa, 3rd Place with North Run's Twan, and 5th with his own Acardi! All 4 horses were clear in the first round, with 3 finishing double clear!
A super week for sales horse Centre Court in the 3'6 High Performance. Centre Court took home a 1st place finish as well as 3 third ribbons in an competitive division. This horse is constantly improving and becoming very competitive with his super jump!
Laconia 7 had a super round in the Speed Derby finishing 4th! This speed derby was set at 1.25m and included natural obstacles such as the ditch, and dike. This super horse was also successful in the CET Mini Medal with owner Madison Ride before competing in the speed derby!
Houdini finished 2nd in the $10,000 Hunter Derby with Sam Walker. The pair completed the difficult track with the highest hunter score. This course included high point option jumps and natural obstacles such as the devils dyke and the steep bank. Houdini proved the difficult course was not match and laid down a beautiful round!
Acardi and Sam Walker had a super finish in the $50,000 Grand Prix at Wesley Clover Park in Ottawa! The pair managed to complete the difficult track with one down, which saw only 3 clean rounds total. Sam's second mount, Coralissa also performed super over the very difficult track!
Broadway continued his winning way taking home the Championship in the Junior Hunters. Broadway won 3 of the over fences classes! This super horse is proudly offered for sale, and will win at every venue!
The final Sunday of Angelstone Tournaments Summer Series was a successful one with Sam Walker and 8yr old Coralissa owned by Marbill Hill Farm winning the Modified Grand Prix. With 19 total entries and 9 of those jumping clean in the first round. Only 3 were capable of jumping double clean, with Sam having the winning time of 39.654! Promising future for these two!
Houdini wins his first ever CET Medal and Angelstone Tournaments. First time for the horse to compete in the equtation class with Sam Walker riding. Houdini also won last weeks Jump Canada Medal with Sam. Houdini was also successful in the High Performance Hunters, as well as the Junior Hunters, proving what a quality equitation/hunter he is. The Forest Hill Team is looking forward to seeing Houdini's continued success as a sales horse.