The young Brit is now based in Calgary ‒ thanks to love ‒ and capped off Canadian Premier week at tbird with a big win.
“It still hasn’t quite hit me"; the win came in the CSI5* MLSJ Grand Prix at Thunderbird Show Park aboard Northern Light.
A pair of Canadians rounded out the podium as the Irishman takes the class aboard Ariel Grange's stallion in Thursday's 5* feature at tbird.
The Canadian Premier is underway at Thunderbird Show Park in Langley, BC, also MLSJ Canadian Premier week.
Three barn buddies joined forces to win the Hunter Teams, a 'fun and new and different' competition held at three heights.
The 10th grader bested a group of professionals aboard her longtime partner, Kensington, at the Langley venue.
Every Friday at the 10 major tournaments, five exhibitors will be chosen at random to receive a free entry at the horse show.
The Keith family have a knack for developing good horses, having also produced last year’s U25 Champion, Havana.
Top Canadian was Tiffany Foster and Battlecry, who placed second with a clear speedy round in the six-horse jumpoff.
Canadians rule as Jim Ifko and Un Diamant des Forets win the CSI3* Qualifier and Kassidy Keith and Fenelon WF take the MarBill Hill U25.