Other Canadians factor in HITS Ocala action as Harold Chopping, Francois Lamontagne and Sam Walker all grab top-3 placings.
Vale started and finished the week on a high note, completely dominating featured competition at HITS Post Time Farm.
Canada's Sean Jobin is 7th with Darius and 6th in the Welcome Stake on Banco du Moulin, while Harold Chopping takes a pair of hunter division championships.
Canadian Harold Chopping and Halston dominated the $2,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby at TIEC during the Tryon August 1 tournament.
Despite the limited number of Canadians showing at the North Carolina venue, they still earned some good placings as the Summer Series wrapped up.
Hunter/jumper highlights from the 5th week of competition include Canadian Harold Chopping and Firoza S being named 1.20m Open Jumper reserve champs.
Todd Minikus and Amex Z secure a double victory, while David O’Brien and La Belle SCF dominate the $25,000 Sunday Classic.
Sharn Wordley (NZL) won the $72,000 Nutrena® Grand Prix CSI 2* at Tryon International Equestrian Center, while Harold Chopping (CAN) was 11th.
Harold Chopping (CAN) and Catchphrase finish second in the $25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby at the Tryon International Equestrian Center.
Harold Chopping of Southern Pines, NC, won the $5,000 3’3” NEHJA Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay, at the six-week Vermont Summer Festival