Archive for July, 2015


Country Classic – July 8 – 12, 2015

The Country Classic is the last week of our summer circuit in Wilsonville. We have one week at home before heading to Bend for the High Desert Classic! Good job to all of our winners this week. As always, thank you all for being such great company :)

Champions this week:
BAILEY SMITH in the Equitation 16-17
EMILY PERKINS in the Equitation 15 & Under
PLAYLIST and Shelley in the 1st Year Green Hunter
PAPYRUS and BAILEY SMITH in the Junior Hunter
LONDON and KATE WILLIAMS in the High Children’s/Adult Jumper
KILKENNY CHANCELLOR and RACHEL VAN ALLEN in the Adult Amateur Hunter
RACHEL VAN ALLEN in the Adult Equitation
KNOW-HOW and KARSON PARRY in the Children’s Hunter
ZEPPELIN and Shelley in the Large Hunter
CROQUET and Shelley in the Baby Green Hunter
KILKENNY ECCO and Jeff in the 1.10m

Reserve Champions
ETHAN JOHN in the Equitation 16-17
PAPYRUS and Shelley in the First Year Green Hunter
PLAYLIST and ALEXANDRA ZELL in the Amateur Owner Hunter 3’3”
SORCERER and KERA MCCANDLESS in the Junior Hunter
SORCERER and Shelley in the Performance Working Hunter
NEW ENGLAND and Shelley in the Performance Hunter 3’3”
KNOWING and GRACE SPIEGEL in the Junior Hunter 3’3”
MUSKETEER and LESLIE COX in the High Children’s/Adult Jumper
ZALOUBET and SAMANTHA ORTMAN in the 1.30m Jumper
JUST CHARLIE and Dustin in the 1.10m Jumper
SOLDIER BOY and Darci in the Training Hunter 2’

And some additional class winners:
PAPYRUS and BAILEY SMITH in the $10,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby
KILKENNY CHANCELLOR and Dustin in the $2,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby
CROQUET and Shelley in the $750 USHJA Pre-Green Challenge
MEGAN GODSBY in the ASPCA Horsemanship Class
RACHEL VAN ALLEN in the Team NW Child/Adult Medal
ANGELIQUE and Catherine in the 1.20m Jumper
APHRODITE M and Jeff in the 1.20m Jumper
KILKENNY FADO and Catherine in the 0.95m Jumper
ZADON and LISA LAMOREAUX in the 0.95m Jumper
ZADON and LISA LAMOREAUX in the 0.95m Child/Adult Jumper
APACHE JOE and KATELIN MACK in the 1.20m Jumper

Country Classic Preview – July 2 – 5, 2015

4th of July weekend was spent here in beautiful Wilsonville! Congratulations again to everybody on a great week of horse showing :)

Champions this week:
KILKENNY CHANCELLOR and RACHEL VAN ALLEN in the Adult Amateur Hunter
KNOW-HOW and KARSON PARRY in the Children’s Hunter
KILKENNY CHANCELLOR and Dustin in the Performance Working Hunter
PAPYRUS and Shelley in the Green Working Hunter
PAPYRUS and BAILEY SMITH in the Junior Hunter
KILKENNY ESQUIRE and Shelley in the Pre-Green Hunter
BAILEY SMITH in the Equitation 16-17
GRACE SPIEGEL in the Equitation 15 & Under
ZADON and LISA LAMOREAUX in the High Child/Adult Jumper
VETYVER DU BOIS and AISLINN LAMOREAUX in the High Child/Adult Jumper
MCKINLEY and AVERY WORTHINGTON in the High Child/Adult Jumper
JUST CHARLIE and ALI MAJER in the 0.95m Jumper
WEMBLEY and Dustin in the Large Hunter

Reserve Champions:
CROQUET and Shelley in the Pre-Green Hunter
KNOWING and Dustin in the Green Working Hunter
SOLDIER BOY and Darci in the Training Hunter 2’
ETHAN JOHN in the Equitation 16-17
KERA MCCANDLESS in the Equitation 15 & Under
SORCERER and KERA MCCANDLESS in the Junior Hunter
SORCERER and Shelley in the Performance Working Hunter
WEMBLEY and KAYLYN MCGRADY in the Children’s Hunter
JUST CHARLIE and ALI MAJER in the 1.0m Jumper
APACHE JOE and Dustin in the 1.20m Jumper
ATHENA and Dustin in the Large Hunter

And Additional Class Winners:
PAPYRUS and BAILEY SMITH in the $2,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby
NINYA 2 and KERA MCCANDLESS in the 1.15m Mini Prix
ETHAN JOHN in the Pessoa/USEF Medal
ATHENA and RACHEL WADDEL in the OHJA Children’s Medal
ATHENA and RACHEL WADDELL in the Children’s Hunter
VETYVER DU BOIS and AISLINN LAMOREAUX in the OHJA Junior/Senior Medal
EMILY PERKINS in the Equitation 15 & Under
WT CAPTIVATE and RACHEL VAN ALLEN in the Baby Green Hunter
SOLDIER BOY and Darci in the Baby Green Hunter
SPLENDID FLIGHT and LAURA WEIGEL in the 0.95m Jumper
KNOWING and GRACE SPIEGEL in the Junior/AO Hunter 3’3” U/S

Spruce Meadows North American – June 30 – July 5, 2015

Our second week in Calgary was at the North American tournament. This was the week of the Queen Elizabeth II Cup, one of the most prestigious grand prix in North America. Blake facilitated our poor man’s betting pool for all the feature classes this week, keeping us all on our toes!

The horses had another great week jumping on the grass. They all faced big challenges and made huge progress over the course of these two weeks. Congratulations to our ribbon winners:

3rd – CATOYA and JEFF CAMPF in the $1,000 ATCO 1.20m Jumper
6th – CARTIANO Z and TAMI MAJER in the $1,000 Coril Holdings 1.20m Jr/Am Jumper
7th – KILKENNY COLBERT and JEFF CAMPF in the $1,000 ATCO 1.25m Welcome
8th – CERAFINA and ALICIA GADBAN in the $15,000 Friends of the Meadows 1.30m Jr/Am Cup
9th – ANGELIQUE and CATHERINE GREGORY in the $7,000 Friends of the Meadows 1.30m Welcome

Spruce Meadows Canada One – June 24 – 28, 2015

We’ve all arrived in Calgary! Spruce Meadows is such an incredible place to be. There were so many top riders with top horses at the very top level of sport. We would have all been content to just watch the International ring all day. What a privilege. We all hope to return next year!

Congratulations to our ribbon winners this week:

1st – KILKENNY COLBERT and JEFF CAMPF in the $2,000 Coril Holdings 1.20m Barrage
2nd – ANGELIQUE and CATHERINE GREGORY in the $2,000 Coril Holdings 1.20m Jumper
3rd – KILKENNY COLBERT and JEFF CAMPF in the $2,000 Coril Holdings 1.20m Jumper
7th – WIBERRA and STEPHANIE CLARK in the $2,000 Coril Holdings 1.20m Jumper
7th – WIBERRA and STEPHANIE CLARK in the $1,000 Coril Holdings 1.20m Jumper
7th – BONGO and SUSAN BERNARD in the $1,000 Coril Holdings 1.0m Jumper
8th – CERAFINA and ALICIA GADBAN in the $1,000 McNerny Family 1.30m Jr/Am Jumper

Early Summer Classic – June 17 – 21, 2015

And we’re back this week for the WCHR Early Summer Classic, featuring the $20,000 Grand Prix, the $10,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby, $2,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby, $2,000 Mini Prix, and $750 USHJA Pre-Green Challenge. This week also facilitated the popular Progressive Aisle Party, complete with a dunk tank, face paint, and an array of great food. To everybody who contributed to the festivities, thank you!!

Champions this week:
BAILEY SMITH in the Equitation 16 – 17
KILKENNY CHANCELLOR and RACHEL VAN ALLEN in the Adult Hunter 18 – 39
WEMBLEY and KAYLYN MCGRADY in the Children’s Hunter 13 & Under
KNOW-HOW and KARSON PARRY in the Children’s Hunter 14 – 17
FIRST LADY and Shelley in the Performance Working Hunter 3’6”
CONVICTION and Shelley in the Performance Working Hunter 3’3”
KILKENNY ESQUIRE and Shelley in the Pre-Green 3’
CROQUET and Shelley in the Baby Green Hunter
ZALOUBET and SAMANTHA ORTMAN in the 1.30m Jumper
ZADON and LISA LAMOREAUX in the Low Adult Jumper
VETYVER DU BOIS and AISLINN LAMOREAUX in the High Children’s Jumper
LONDON and KATHERINE WILLIAMS in the High Adult Jumper
APACHE JOE and KATELIN MACK in the Modified Jr/Am Jumper
BRITENEY MERCER in the Adult Amateur Equitation
PLAYLIST and ALEXANDRA ZELL in the Amateur Owner Hunter 3’3”
PLAYLIST and Shelley in the Conformation Hunter
PAPYRUS and BAILEY SMITH in the Junior Hunter 16 – 17
NEW ENGLAND and EMILY PERKINS in the Junior Hunter 15 & Under

Reserve Champions:
MEGAN GODSBY in the Equitation 16 – 17
PAPYRUS and Shelley in the First Year Green Hunter
LE CAVALIER and Shelley in the High Performance Hunter
SAINT CLOUD and Shelley in the Performance Working Hunter 3’6”
KILKENNY CHANCELLOR and Dustin in the Performance Working Hunter 3’3”
WEMBLEY and Dustin in the Large Hunter
KILKENNY ECCO and Jeff in the 1.10m Jumper
INDY and ALEXA WEBBER in the High Children’s Jumper
KILKENNY ESQUIRE and STEPHANIE VON GORTLER in the Adult Amateur Hunter
KERA MCCANDLESS in the Equitation 15 & Under
SORCERER and KERA MCCANDLESS in the Junior Hunter 15 & Under

Additional Class Winners:
NEW ENGLAND and Shelley in the $10,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby
CALLISTUS 4 and Darci in the $2,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby
CARTIANO Z and Jeff in the $2,000 1.40m Open Welcome Jumper
KILKENNY ESQUIRE and Shelley in the $750 USHJA Pre-Green Challenge
EMILY PERKINS in the ASPCA Maclay Horsemanship Medal
EMILY PERKINS in the OHJA Junior/Senior Medal
BAILEY SMITH in the Pessoa/USEF Medal
LAURA WEIGLE in the OHJA Adult Medal
BRITENEY MERCER in the Ariat National Adult Medal
ZADON and LISA LAMOREAUX in the 1.0m Jumper
CASSIUS and LESLIE COX in the High Adult Jumper
KILKENNY COLBERT and Jeff in the 1.20m Jumper
JUST CHARLIE and Jeff in the 0.90m Jumper

Oregon Trail – June 10 – 14, 2015

We’re kicking off our Wilsonville summer series with the Oregon Trail! We’re so proud of our team and grateful to have the opportunity to show so close to home. Thank you all for a great week!

Champions this week included:
EMILY PERKINS and her NEW ENGLAND in the Equitation 13 – 15
NEW ENGLAND and Shelley in the combined High Performance/ Second Year Green Hunter
BAILEY SMITH and PAPYRUS in the Equitation 16-17
PAPYRUS and BAILEY SMITH in the Junior Hunter
PLAYLIST with Shelley in the First Year Green Hunter
PLAYLIST with owner ALEXANDRA ZELL in the Adult Amateur Hunter
KILKENNY CHANCELLOR and Dustin in the Performance Working Hunter 3’3”
KILKENNY ESQUIRE and Shelley in the Pre-Green Hunter 3’
ATHENA and owner RACHEL WADDELL in the Children’s Hunter 14 – 17
CROQUET and Shelley in the Baby Green Hunter
KILKENNY ESQUIRE and Shelley in the Small Working Hunter
ZEPPELIN and Shelley in the Large Working Hunter
KILKENNY COLBERT and Jeff in the 1.30m Jumper
CERAFINA and Jeff in the 1.30m Jumper

Reserve Champions:
PAPYRUS with Shelley in the First Year Green Hunter
KAYLYN MCGRADY and WEMBLEY in the Equitation 12 & Under
MCKINLEY and HAYDEN HERSON-HORD in the 1.15m Jumper
APHRODITE M and Jeff in the 1.20m Jumper
CARTIANO Z and Jeff in the 1.30m Jumper

Additional Class Winners:
NEW ENGLAND and Shelley in the $2,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby
KILKENNY ESQUIRE with Shelley in the $500 USHJA Pre-Green Challenge
APHRODITE M and Jeff in the $1,500 Mini Prix
DUSTIN GOODWIN and PLAYLIST in the Inaugural OHJA Equitation ChallengeFinal
BAILEY SMITH in the ASPCA Maclay Horsemanship Medal
BAILEY SMITH in the OHJA Junior/Senior Medal
BAILEY SMITH in the Pessoa/USEF Hunter Seat Medal
BAILEY SMITH in the Team NW Medal
CARTIANO Z with owner TAMI MAJER in the 1.25m Jr/Am Jumper Stake
ZEPPELIN with owner KORINA WINKLER in the Pre-Adult Hunter
KNOW-HOW and owner KARSON PARRY in the Children’s Hunter 14 – 17
WEMBLEY and Dustin in the Large Hunter
KARSON PARRY in the OHJA Children’s Medal
E-MAGINE and Jeff in the 1.10m Jumper
E-MAGINE and Jeff in the 1.15m Jumper
RACHEL VAN ALLEN and PALERMO in the Adult Equitation
PALERMO with RACHEL VAN ALLEN in the Adult Amateur Hunter
RACHEL VAN ALLEN in the OHJA Adult Medal
RACHEL VAN ALLEN in the Team NW Adult Medal
JUST CHARLIE and Darci in the 0.85m Jumper
SPLENDID FLIGHT and LAURA WEIGLE in the 0.75m Jumper