Marilyn Little and RF Scandalous top the CCI 4*-L following dressage day one; Canada's Tik Maynard is 2nd with Galileo in the CCI 2*-L.
The Irishman took the top prize with Skara Glen’s Para Bellum and third place riding Carlos JD Z in Saturday’s $25,000 feature at TIEC.
Piloting seven mounts for Spy Coast Farm LLC throughout the weekend, the Kentucky native was top-placed in the 5, 6, and 7-yr-old divisions.
Canada's Mario Deslauriers and Amsterdam 27 finish fifth behind a third-place tie between Beat Mandli and Lillie Keenan.
The handful of Canadians competing at Tryon are earning great results, with a big win by Deslauriers and a second place by Erynn Ballard.
Canada's Erynn Ballard has three horses in the top 13 in the class of 54 starters, including a 5th place finish with Marigold Sporthorses' Ceitasi.
Canada's Mario Deslauriers and Uris de la Roque place 5th in the large international class at Tryon International Equestrian Center.
US rider McLain Ward piloted the gelding to the win in a massive field of 100 entries, while Canadians earned a couple of top-10 spots in feature classes.
Liza Boyd and Ferrari cruise to the $20,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby win while Brian Moggre and Nikita Jolie take the $6,000 Speed Stake CSI 3*.
Canadian placed second in the $137,000 marquis class of Tryon Fall 4 which saw 49 entries challenge the Michel Vaillancourt-designed track.