Easter weekend of equine action at Mundole Equestrian as dressage and show jumping events thrill the crowds
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MUNDOLE equestrian centre hosted a busy Easter weekend of action.
Dressage was the order of the day on Saturday while the show jumping took over the following day, as well as a visit from the Easter Bunny for the prizegiving ceremony.
Two new qualifiers who produced the double clear rounds for the Black Isle Show 1.00m final were Rafford sisters Aileen Ferrari (Puddle) and Avril Johnson (Classicals High Flyer)
WT2: 1 Anna Robertson, Buckie (Touch the Stars); 2 Gillian McKnight, Nethybridge (Lady Godiva); 3 Jessica Davidson, Roseisle (Megland Royal Pretence)
WT5: 1 Anna Robertson (Touch the Stars); 2 Gillian McKnight (Lady Godiva); 3 Cenedra Robb, Forres (Hector of Croila)
Prelim 2: 1 Pauline Wickens, Elgin (Bugsy;) 2 Vicky Penman, Elgin (Cottontail); 3 Vikki James, Craigellachie (Allendra Sunshine)
Prelim 17A: 1 Joanne Philip, Alves (Maximum Force); 2 Fiona Mackinnon-Pryde, Dallas (Tilly); 3 Harriet Hughes, Cawdor (Caley)
Novice 27: 1 Vicky Penman, Elgin (Cottontail); 2 Katie Innes, Buckie (Balhagarty Northern Lights); 3 Vikki James (Allendra)
Novice 23: 1 Aileen Ferrari, Rafford (Spring); 2 Stan Payne, Cawdor (Chance)
Elementary 44: 1 Sara Stevens, Dyke (Fagaire of Croila); 2 Rosanagh Davison, Elgin (Rockwood Beau); 3 Vicky Penman (Cottontail)
Elementary 45: 1 Sara Stevens (Fagaire of Croila); 2eq Rosanagh Davison (Rockwood Beau) and Aileen Ferrari (Puddle)
Freestyle: 1st Elementary Kirsteen Macleod 2nd Intro Emma Sharp.
Sunday, Show Jumping Poles: 1 Paige MacIntyre, Inverness (Drumvaddy Misty); 2 Alex Redford, Inverness (St Mungo); 3 Edith Beatty, Tomatin (Dusty)
Cross Poles: 1 Tamzin Sutherland, Forres (Barney); 2 Francesca Mair, Inverness (Maxwelltown Magic Star); 3 Alex Redford (St Mungo)
0.45: 1 Lilly Forsyth, Knockando (Teddy); 2 Diane Haldane, Farr (Mika); 3 Arabella Tennant, Lhanbryde (Kilgreene Fudge)
0.60: 1 Katie Innes, Buckie (Henry’s Conquest); 2 Emma Whitby, Inverness (Kuzco); 3 Lindsay Ferguson, Inverness (Indie)
0.70: 1 Henrietta Tennant, Lhanbryde (Koda Dacota); 2 Kelly Steel, Elgin (Misty); 3 Chloe Ferguson, Inverness (Tonka)
0.80: 1 Sophie Smith, Nairn (Guicci); 2 Chloe Ferguson (Tonka); 3 Rebecca Laing, Glenferness (Just Jackson)
0.90: 1 Aileen Ferrari, Rafford (Puddle); 2 Avril Johnson, Rafford (Classicals High Flyer); 3 Aileen Ferrari (Spring)
1.00: 1 Aileen Ferrari (Spring); 2 Aileen Ferrari (Ted); 3 Avril Johnson (Classicals High Flyer)