Thursday, July 31, 2008

North American Young Rider Championship - DiCamillo and Crestwood Premiere Win

July 31, 2008

The first North American Endurance Championship for Young Riders was held at the Colorado Horse Park in Parker, Colorado.

10 young riders started the event at 5:45, and Jessica DiCamillo and Crestwood Premier crossed the finish line at 4:23:30 PM for a first place finish and a total ride time of 7:48:30 in the 75 mile event. A tight race to the finish placed Caitlin Massman and CHF Adios in 2nd place with a ride time of 7:48:32.

Eight young riders successfully completed the course:

PlaceRiderHorseRide time
1Jessica DiCamillo Crestwood Premiere 7:48:30
2Caitlin Massman CHF Addios7:48:32
3Jennifer Stevens Phil 7:49:42
4Heather Stevens RSA Count LaQuen7:49:46
5Kirsten Kimbler Junior CAHR 8:04:44
6Jordan Fleege RCF Blad Runner 8:12:55
7Frances Chase-Dunn Dixie Love 8:56:41
8Elizabeth Kingwood DJB Double Trouble8:56:43
-Morgan Conner Whistleddin Eliminated, Lame
-Ashley VanRaalte Serloki Eliminated, Lame

DiCamillo and Massman sprint for the finish. photo by Merri Melde, Endurance.Net

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