Ridgeway Farm Stud took a total of ten horses for two weeks of jumping at Peelbergen in Holland. Week one started well on Thursday with Clever Boy Jun jumping clear for 13th Place in the seven year olds, and our young stallion Pepper D’Or also jumping double clear to finish 6th in the 6 year olds. Both horses jumped well again in their age classes on Friday.
The older horses also jumped on Friday with Peppercorn finishing 5th in the CSI1* Grand Prix Qualifier, and Pepper Pogo jumping double clear in the CSI1* 1.20. Happiness jumped well in the CSI2* 1.35.
Saturday started very well with 5th place for Pepper D’Or in the 6 Year Old Grand Prix and Happiness jumped double clear in the CSI2* 1.35.
On Sunday Peppercorn jumped a good round in the CSI1* Grand Prix for an unlucky four faults, Pepper Pogo was 14th in a competitive CSI1* 1.20 and Happiness made a good finish to the show with 8th place in a very competitive CSI2* 1.35 – 1.40 jump-off class.
Once again jumping started on Thursday with a fantastic win for Pepper D’Or in the six year olds, followed by both Pepper Pogo and Django du Paulanne jumping clear rounds in the seven year olds, with Pepper Pogo finishing 6th.
On Friday Django du Paulanne jumped another lovely round in the 7 year olds. In the CSI1* Imagine H jumped a lovely clear round in the 1.30 and Peppercorn jumped a fantastic round to finish 2nd. Budgie had a clear jumping round in the CSI2* 1.35.
On Saturday Pepper D’Or once again excelled himself to finish 6th in the 6 year old final. Django du Paulanne jumped in the 7 year old final. Imagine H was placed in the CSI1* 1.30 and Budgie had another clean jumping round in the CSI2* 1.35.
Sunday started with Imagine H jumping a good round in the CSI1* 1.30, followed by Budgie jumping clear once again in the CSI2* 1.35-1.40 class. The last class for our horses was the CSI1* Grand Prix for Peppercorn who jumped two absolutely fabulous rounds to win.