Rachel Malcom proved unbeatable in the Alltech Horse Grand Prix on Sunday, part of the Equissage Grand Prix series with 1st and 2nd place with Equador MVNZ and Henton Excalibur.
Our Jump off consisted of three riders, Rachel and her two plus Northlands Nakeysha Lammers and All Expenses of Renton.
Our riders managed to take a rail with each horse so fastest home was Rachel and Equador with a blistering 46.05 almost 7 seconds faster than her second ride Henton Excalibur.
Emily Haywood Morgan who has had a stunning season so far finished fourth on AP Ninja, Northlands Amanda Wilson and Showtym Cassanova was fifth and Carrissa McCall and Esteban MVNZ came 6th to round out the class.
Reunited for the Pony Grand Prix was Taupo’s Briar Burnett Grant and Kabo Silver (now owned by the du Plessis's) Olivia Millar and Kaycee Mackay came second with a clear first round and the fastest of the 8 faulters in the jump off. Gizbo and Ella Poole Crowe who also jumped off but took 2 rails came 3rd, four faulters from the first round toped the class in order 4th – 6th Emma Watson and Fun House, Maddison Bult and Mr Black Magic and Billie Mae Mentzer and Taylor Made Gift. photos from the weekend by Ned Dawson
Margaret Hakaraia from Alltech NZ presents winner of the Alltech Pro Am class today Donna Atkinson on Brixie with her first place rosette.
Footage from the Premier Show in November featuring the Pony Show Hunter and Show Jumping. Don't forget Show Hunter riders we have HOY Qualifying Show Hunter at our January GP Show 2nd & 3rd January 2016
Aon Premier Show Feb 19-21 2016
Entries are now being accepted for the Aon Premier SJ & SH show at Woodhill Sands February 19th - 21st. Trade stands sites are available. Country TV will be here filming and the show will have extensive Radio advertising. Sunday is Championship day with over 13 rugs up for grabs across the board (including Show Hunter) The 1.10m series final will take place on the Saturday night with the winner receiving an Equissage package to the value of $9500. Also on Sunday we have the final of the Fiber Fresh GP Super Series.
Equissage 1.10m FINALS at the Aon Insurance Premier Show
With one more change to get into the top 20 to jump for the Equissage unit riders need to get their entries in for the final round at the Aon Insurance Premier Show.
Twilight Dressage and Show Jumping starts for 2016
Evening classes are starting up again . Click here for schedule.
Remember our Twilight evenings are fun and easy to do - simply email your dressage entries in by the Monday prior - show jumping is entries on the night. Dress is tidy but casual for all events. Dressage tests are here for your convenience (Woodhill Sands Dressage tests)
The Sandy Kiosk is licenced for this weekend coming (Waitangi) so if you need a cold beer at the end of a hot day show jumping call in. We also have Frappes and Smoothies, all our fantasic fresh food and hummingbird coffee.
Open from 7am with Bacon and Egg Muffins we'll see you there!
FOR SALE - Mycosorb & LIFEFORCE
Show Specials available at all Woodhill Sands days - don't miss out these fantastic prices for great product!
Mycosorb 1kg pails available for $35 including GST and LIFEFORCE™ 1.7kg pouches for a steal at $76.50 (we have the 5kg Buckets too for those of you with more than one horse at $225.00