Jan 9, 2023 17.31
WELLINGTON - VDL Stella (Cardento x Baloubet du Rouet), ridden by Hannah Hink (USA), finished seventh in the 1.45m High Amateur Jumper Classic competition and second in the 1.40m High Amateur Jumper competition in Wellington (USA).
Cardento daughter VDL Stella was sold at the annual event the WEF Sport Horse Auction - 2020 edition - in Wellington (Florida).
With H&M Kirlo van den Bosrand (Cardento x Utrillo van de Heffinck, breeder Luc Huyghe (BEL)), Susan Horn (CAN) finished sixth In the 1.45m.
Icarus (Douglas x Sioux de Baugy) and Francisco Goyoaga Mollet (ESP) were not without merit fourth in the 1.40m Open Jumper Speed Challenge. Breeder of Icarus is Vandeburie Luc, Moen (BEL).
The $35,000 Adequan WEF Challenge Cup Premiere Round over 1.45m earned Curious Friday (Cardento x Camaro M) and Catherine Pasmore (USA) an excellent third place. Linda and Pia Hjalmarson (SWE) bred the 11-year-old grey mare.
Fourth in the 1.45m Open Jumper competition in Wellington were Jet Blue (Zirocco Blue x Indoctro) and rider Carly Anthony (USA). Jet Blue was bred by Duursma family (NED).
Jolene AK (Glasgow v/h Merelsnest x Heartbreaker) and Anna Beth Athey (USA) jumped to a fine second place in the High Amateur Jumper competition over 1.40m. A. Kroondijk (NED) bred Jolene AK.
Picture: VDL Stella (Cardento x Baloubet du Rouet)