Paul Barker claims the British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifier at Bramham Horse Trials
Tuesday 11 June 2019
The British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifier took place at a rainy Bramham Horse Trials in West Yorkshire on Saturday. Forty-nine combinations came forward to take on Diane Boddy’s thirteen fence track with the hopes of gaining one of the three qualifying tickets on offer for the British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Championship Final at Horse of the Year Show.
Fourteen combinations went through the jump-off and it was the on-form Yorkshireman Paul Barker who came out on top with Tracy Holder’s Crispina Z, a 9 year-old British bred mare by Corofino I whom Paul has shared the ride with Tracy since 2017. They stopped the clock in 44.63 seconds, the quickest time of the class.
Harry Whall took the runners up spot with his own Exsultate Des Hayettes, a 9 year-old Belgian bred stallion by Mozart Des Hayettes; they crossed the finish line in 45.72 seconds. The remaining qualifying ticket went to William Bayes Jones and his own Arianna, a 9 year-old British bred by Handel Elite. They posted a double clear in 45.80 seconds.
Bramham Horse Trials –Saturday 8th June 2019
British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifier
1st Paul Barker & Crispina Z – 0/0 – 44.63 seconds
2nd Harry Whall & Exsultate Des Hayettes – 0/0 – 45.72 seconds
3rd William Bayes Jones & Arianna – 0/0 – 45.80 seconds
NB: Qualifications will be updated pending official grading of results.
Image: Paul Barker & Crispina Z at Bramham Horse Trials in the British Horse Feeds Speedi Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifier (Credit: 1st Class Images)
The Horse of the Year Show 2019 will take place from the 2nd – 6th October at Birmingham’s NEC.
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