Three ponies in the first round of the Young Ponies impressively scored over 80% from the judges, Boo Hill Bond 24 and Maree Heading from SA 9.0 Trot, 7.5 Walk, 8.5 Canter, 8.0 Submission, 8.5 General Impression taking first place with a score of 83%, just ahead of the lovely riding pony Beauparc Swayze and Shanon McKimmie from VIC, 8.0 Trot, 8.5 Walk, 8.0 Canter, 8.0 Submission, 8.0 General Impression 81%, in the four year old class.
The standout was the athletic, beautiful golden stallion Noble Dancer with Amanda Shoobridge 7.5 Trot, 8.5 Walk, 8.0 Canter, 8.5 Submission, 8.5 General Impression, with a score of 82%. Noble DancertThe German Riding Pony Stallion sired by Heidbergs Nancho Nova and out of Immenmoor Crisby, is a Premium Licensed Pony Stallion and is one of the most successful stallion competing today.
The 4 Year Old Young Horse first round saw the top four horses all scoring over 80%, Bellaire Cobra ridden by Georgina Foot VIC was the highest scoring with 84%, ahead of SPH Renaissance and Rodney Martin 82.6%, Gina Montgomery rode Artes Lauries Gift 82% and Kelly Woodroffe on Remi Fishers Ghost 80.2%
All ponies from the 4 & 6 Year Old round will move into the second round, top score in the 4yr old was Paradise Valley Jager Bomb ridden by Jessica Wade of VIC 76% and a total of 6 ponies from the 5yr old will ride off tomorrow.
Full scoring info 2015_djwts_day_1 Full coverage and photos will be in our 2015 Autumn Magazine