One to Watch: Chandler Meadows
Since first competing on the rated circuit in July 2016, 22-year-old Chandler Meadows of the United States picked up back to back career firsts at the Last Vegas National Horse Show CSI4*-W.
Chandler Meadows and Damian Take the Win in the $25,000 Interactive Mortgage U25 Developing Riding Series Final
Sixteen competitors competed in the Series Final, with four returning for the jump-off, and three who rode double clean. But it was twenty-two-year-old Chandler Meadows aboard her nine-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding, Damian, that set the unbeatable bar.
Imagination and Jamie Taylor Dominate the USHJA National Hunter Derby, presented by Taylor Harris Insurance Services
With three horses in the class and three top twelve finishes, Alexis Meadows rode away with the One K Helmets Highest Placing Amateur Award.
Fifth in the jump-off, Spooner executed the first and fastest double-clean ride, stopping the clock at 35.55. Soon afterward, twenty-one-year-old Chandler Meadows and her own Damian slipped into the second spot, clean in a time of 38.06, relegating Jenni McAllister and Sweet Chocolate PJ’s double-clean effort to third.
Joie Gatlin and Rammstein Claim $30,000 Markel Insurance Grand Prix at Blenheim
Joie Gatlin and Rammstein secured a first place finish in the $30,000 Markel Insurance Grand Prix after a blazing jump-off, where she daringly left strides out and all the fences up.
Riders Bring their A-Game at Week III of HITS Coachella
Joie Gatlin of San Juan Capistrano, California, would prove to be the rider to beat in Wednesday’s class riding Rammstein, owned by Jasmine Weber Talley.
Coming Full Circle
Joie Gatlin & Morley Abey Show Jumping come “home” to San Juan Capistrano set to soar higher than ever.
Laura Hite Wins Show Jumping Hall of Fame Year-End West Coast Championship
Laura Hite of Trabuco Canyon, CA, topped a field of 21 competitors to win the Show Jumping Hall of Fame Year-End West Coast Championship on Sunday, November 20. The Championship, held at the Las Vegas National Horse Show, was an exciting climax to the year-long Show Jumping Hall of Fame Jumper Classic Series.
Classic Sunday Concluded A Successful Huntington Beach Horse Show
Jasmine Weber Talley and Washington who won the Black Star Equestrian Ch/Ad Jumper Classic
NAJYRC Report: Jumping
High-energy hunter/jumper trainer Morley Abey finally found something that exhausted him: being chef d’equipe for the USHJA Zone 10 NAJYRC teams. After guiding them to Young Rider team bronze and Junior Rider team silver, he returned home ready to sleep for two straight days, but the excitement wasn’t over yet.
Great Competition and Special Events Conclude the 71st Annual Del Mar National Horse Show
In Sunday’s California Jr/Am Owner Grand Prix NAYRC, it was Chandler Meadows on her own Carletto who concluded their week with a blue ribbon!
Central California Fall Classic Off to a Great Start with Strong Showings in the Jumpers and Performance Hunters
There were plenty of thrills to be had as the 1.30M, 1.35M and 1.40M jumpers got underway in the Fairway Field Grand Prix arena today. Top riders in these events included Kristin Hardin, Mandy Porter, Guy Thomas, Maja Lindemann, Susan Hutchison, Joie Gatlin and many more.