While you might have been primarily focused on the CCI4*-L at SsangYong Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials this past weekend, there was an equally exciting competition full of up-and-coming event horse stars in the eight- and nine-year-old CCI4*-S, ultimately won by Australia’s Chris Burton and Clever Louis.
Amongst the competition was fellow countryman Andrew Hoy riding Odaria Finemore‘s Bloom des Hauts Crets, a lovely young Selle Français mare (Orlando X Naika de Kerser, by Oberon du Moulin) who is already racking up frequently flyer miles in international competition having just returned form Tokyo last month to contest the Ready Steady Tokyo Olympic test event.
At Blenheim, the 8-year-old’s first four-star competition, the mare finished just outside the top 10 in 11th place, adding only 6 time penalties to her dressage score. The rain that day made for a dramatic-looking gallop across the beautiful Blenheim grounds — grab mane and enjoy the ride!
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