Calgow Equestrian hosted a team showjumping event in glorious weather last Sunday.
A magnificent total of 23 teams took part in four rounds and with the best of three scores counting, This resulted in a ferociously competitive jump-off between 19 teams!
Prizes were kindly donated by Calgow Equestrian sponsors: Portequip, Tarff Valley, Belted Galloway, Karen McQuisten ”Rosettes for all Occasions” and Kevan Ball, Farrier.
Galloway Pony Club Team C - Laura Donnan- Ginger Spice 40 cm; Leigh Vance-Santana 60cm; Carolyn Fisher-Seaton 80cm; Quinn Jolly-Blue 90cm.
“Super Heroes” - Georgie Barr-Monty 40cm; Jodie Stewart-Blaze 60cm; Jade Stewart – Holly 80cm; Caitlin Jolly -Finn 90cm
Galloway Pony Club Team A - Keera McClymont-Strawberry Shortcake 40cm; Georgie Barr- Monty 60cm; Lucy Gaw-Sam 80cm; Izzy Miller-Smith 90cm
“Team with no name” - Beth McDonald-Sophie 40cm; Kaura McCrindle-Lucy 60cm; Mairi Fisher – Hourglass 80cm; Bryony McCaw-Flinn 90cm
Gypsy Glen - Gillian Pearce-Mia 40cm; Julie Pedley-Winnie 60cm; Julie Pedley-Cruise 80cm; Julie Pedley-Hootcha Boy 90cm
“Izzy’s Fab 50s!” - Gillian Pearce-Mia 40cm; Wendy Miller- Smith-Caspar 60cm; Lyndsay McCourtney-Ace 80cm ; Izzy Miller -Smith – Emma-Lea 90cm
Fancy Dress was optional but a number of teams decided to “dress up” and the winner of the best “fancy dress team” was
“Peter Pan and the Lost Ponies!”, with a team that included a very colourful parrot (Charlotte McDowell) and TinkerBell (Lorna Wilson) not to forget Jade (Crocodile) and Jodie Stewart.