Adelaide and Poplar Place Cross-Country Recap

Showjumping at Adelaide has just gotten started this evening.  Click here, and select the division.  The CCI2* has just finished, with CCI** to follow.

Scores from Adelaide  The eventing cross-country at Adelaide ran at about 9pm Friday night EST, and absolutely tore the field of horses and riders apart.  Of the 30 XC starters, there were 7 clean rounds, and 0 double-clears.  Organizers shortened the course due to the heat, but the course obviously still ran extremely tough.  The overnight eventing dressage leader, Megan Jones, had a stop and dropped to fifth place.  Stuart Tinney and Vettori jumped from 14th place and lead after the XC.  Luke Jones and Soul moved from 26th to 3rd on 6.0 cross-country faults.  Kiwi Eventing Recap

Poplar Place CCI2*: Eventing Scores.  At Poplar Place, the cross country in the CCI* ran smoothly with only one stop and one withdraw.  Maren Foster posted a double-clear to retain her lead on Walter Welser, and have one rail in hand for the show jumping.  The CCI2* posed challenges for multiple people, including some very good riders.  Danica More and Dunlavin’s Token moved from 7th into the lead with 2.8 time penalties, and Jesslyn Woodall and Tucker moved from 15th to 2nd on the only double clear of the day.  Overnight leader Kelli Temple dropped to 3rd on 14 time penalties.  Go Eventing.


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