Saturday, February 10, 2007

UAE: 2007 President's Cup for Young Riders

Baudib Endurance Center - UAE

10 Feb 2007

100km - 54 starters, 17 finishers

First place (3:47:22)

Omair Husain ABdulla Al Bloushi, UAE, Al Reef Stables,
riding 9yr old Charlandre El Sharif.


Ali Ghahnim Al Marri, UAE, on 14yr old horse Little Joe Fox, Sh.
Hamdan Bin Mohd Al Maktoum stable


Sh. Abdul Aziz Bin Faisal Al Qasimi, UAE on Kalkadoon Kampala, Sh.
Faisal Bin Saqr Al Qasimi stable

The first foreign riders, in 5, 7th and 7th(??) place are from the Czech Republic:

Marketa Terberova on Charlie Rach
owned by Sh. Sultan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Katerina Kysela on Ramalea Captain Starlight

owned by Sh. Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Petra Trojakova on Mora Camelia (congratulations Pavlovsky's!!)

owned by Sh Sultan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan

US Riders

The USA did great! Four young riders started, 3 completed! Finishing 14, 15
and 16 were Heather Stevens, Ashlee Lynn Van Raalte and Jennifer Stevens.
Brittany Dials horse was elimated early in the ride, but she crewed all day
and was dunked in the water trough at the end, along with all the rest of
them. They were happy! and did a fantastic job.

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