Michael Britt-Leon and Private I Are Picture Perfect to Win $25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby Title at Upperville Colt & Horse Show

Upperville, Va. – June 12, 2021 – After two rounds of intense competition, Michael Britt-Leon and Private I emerged the victors in the $25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby, sponsored by Salamander Resort & Spa. Hunt Tosh rode to second-place with Cannon Creek, while defending champions Samantha Schaefer and In the Know were third. Twenty-eight entries…

Wire-to-Wire Victory for Ireland’s Jordan Coyle and Ariso in $73,000 Upperville Welcome Stake CSI4*

Upperville, Va. – June 11, 2021 – Ireland’s Jordan Coyle and Ariso scored a wire-to-wire victory in the 13-horse jump-off in the $73,000 Upperville Welcome Stake CSI4*, presented by Rivers Edge Farm and Bikoff Equestrian. Fellow Irishman Nicky Galligan scored the second-place award with Javas Miss Jordan, Alex Matz (USA) and Cashew CR rounded out…

Stephanie Danhakl Earns Grand Amateur-Owner Hunter With Bright Side at Upperville Colt & Horse Show

Upperville, Va. – June 11, 2021- Stephanie Danhakl and Bright Side triumphed over a strong field of amateur competitors to earn the Grand Amateur-Owner Hunter Championship on the final day of Amateur Hunter classes at the Upperville Colt & Horse Show. Danhakl and Bright Side, an 11-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding, earned the Grand Amateur-Owner Hunter…

Rodrigo Pessoa and Venice Beach Emerge Victorious in $37,000 Power & Speed Stakes CSI4* at Upperville Colt & Horse Show

Upperville, Va. – June 10, 2021 – International show jumping kicked off at the 168th Upperville Colt & Horse Show (UCHS) Thursday afternoon with the $37,000 Power & Speed Stakes CSI4*, presented by TTR Sotheby’s International Realty. Forty-nine athletes from six countries tried their hand over the track, with 19 combinations producing double-clear efforts. The…

Dominic Gibbs and Cent 15 Clinch the Platinum Performance/ USEF Show Jumping Talent Search 2* at Upperville Colt & Horse Show

Upperville, Va. – June 10, 2021 – Equitation competition the Upperville Colt & Horse Show kicked off Thursday morning with the Platinum Performance/USEF Show Jumping Talent Search 2* and the ASPCA Maclay in the HorseFlight Arena of the historic showgrounds. Dominic Gibbs and Cent 15 bested 30 of the country’s top junior riders in the…

Evan Coluccio and Pritchard Hill Earn Grand Hunter Championship Title at the Upperville Colt & Horse Show

Upperville, Va. – June 9, 2021 – Wednesday concluded competition in the professional hunter divisions at the 2021 Upperville Colt & Horse Show (UCHS), where Evan Coluccio and Balmoral’s Pritchard Hill captured the Grand Hunter Championship, which is awarded to the horse acquiring the greatest number of points in one or more rated divisions. Scott…

Holly Orlando and Samantha Schaefer Capture Green 3’3’’ Hunter Championships at Upperville Colt & Horse Show

Upperville, Va. – June 8, 2021 – The Green Hunter divisions took center stage under the oaks on Tuesday at the Upperville Colt & Horse Show (UCHS). After sweeping the division, Holly Orlando and Waypoint Farm LLC’s Waverly claimed the Green 3’3’’ Hunters Section A division championship, while the Green 3’’3” Hunters Section B division…