Jacksonville Winter Series Week 1 Recap

Robert Lee on El Greco

Week 1 of the Jacksonville Winter Series was a tremendous success.  The weather was nothing short of perfect and exhibitors enjoyed a spectacular week of horse showing!  Congratulations to all Week 1 Champions:

High Performance Working Hunter
Trendy owned by Caroline Kellog, ridden by Kate Conover

Performance Working Hunter
Cezanne owned by Penelope Ayers, ridden by Kate Conover

Green Working Hunter
Cameo Appearance owned by Barbara Sheffield, ridden by Winn Alden

Green Conformation Hunter
Julian owned by Amanda Foard, ridden by Megan Wexler

AO Hunter
Exakt owned and ridden by Gerald Camera

Junior Hunter
Abercrombie owned by Jeffrey Ayers, ridden by Morgan Ward

Small Pony Hunter
Bieber owned by Bibby Hill & Madeline Schaefer, ridden by Devin Seek

Medium Pony Hunter
Enchanted owned and ridden by Claire Campbell

Largy Pony Hunter
Woodlands Misty Rain owned and ridden by Isabel Ryan

Sm/Med Green Pony Hunter
Copperfield owned and ridden by Catherine Black

Large Green Pony Hunter
Peridot owned by Katie Petronelli, ridden by Ashton Alexander

AA Hunter 18-35
Annabelle owned and ridden by Julie Fontaine

AA Hunter 36+
Marquis owned and ridden by Lee Cesery

Children’s Hunter 14 & Under
Esco, Owned and ridden by Alexis Hale

Children’s Hunter 15-17
Anything Goes owned and ridden by Katelyn Henderson

Children’s Hunter Pony
Wall Street owned and ridden by Jessica Hunkiar

Pre Green Hunter 3’
Cheers owned and ridden by Jeffrey Ayers

Pre Green Hunter 3’3”
Cinnamon Sky owned by Emma Dowdle, ridden by Mary Eufemia

Low Children’s Hunter
What D Ya Know owned by Lee Cesery, ridden by Samantha De Rosa

Low Adult Hunter
Noble owned and ridden by Pam Cramer

Children’s Adult Jumper
Woodford owned by April Whitlock, ridden by Mackensie Whitlock

Children’s Adult Jumper 1.10m
Laweto owned and ridden by Kelsey Shinn

Jr. AO Jumper
Dexter owned by Sweet Oak Farm, ridden by Mackenzie Mc Gehee

A special congratulations to Jeff Ayers who navigated Abercrombie to the top spot in the $2,500 USHJA National Hunter Classic, sponsored by Jerry Parks Insurance Group.  Special congratulations also go out to Robert Lee, who took top honors in the $10,000 Mini Prix.  Robert is no stranger to the Winner’s Circle in Jacksonville!

As we move on to Week 2, we expect some more lovely weather, to complement a second week of showing and the World Champion Hunter Rider Week.  Week 2 Highlights are as follows:

Welcome – Thursday afternoon
WCHR Handy Hunter Challenge – Thursday evening
$5k Equitation Challenge – Friday evening
Mini Prix – Saturday afternoon

A limited number of VIP tables are available for purchase Week 3.  Enjoy dinner and cocktails as you watch the Derby and Grand Prix in style and warmth. Tables are booking up, so be sure to reserve yours NOW!

Feel free to email or call with any questions or for additional information.

904.434.4073 (phone)
866.496.1626 (fax)

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