AMERICANA Daily report 17

09. Sep 2017

Kevin Gasser: NRHA Bronze Trophy Limited Open Champion and Reserve

Great success for Kevin Gasser: he claimed the NRHA Bronze Trophy Limited Open Championship aboard Petra Burger Rifeser’s Whiz Electric Spark (Jacs Electric Spark x Remmicks Whiz) posting a 212 and also became Reserve Champion aboard Al Zan It Rooster (Zan It In The Dark x TH Smack Me Rooster) with a score of 211.

The 5-year-old stallion Whiz Electric Spark was  2015 Austrian Futurity Champion L4 Open with Cody Sapergia in the saddle. With Kevin Gasser, he was Ltd. Open Trophy Co-Reserve Champion at the TRHA Summer Slide in Italy. 4-year-old Al Zan It Rooster is also owned by Petra Burger Rifeser and won the NRHA Futurity Non Pro 3 & 4 year Champion at this AMERICANA with Ewald Rifeser in the saddle.
Tereza Trestikova and her 13-year-old stallion AP Royal Br placed third (210). The two had won the Freestyle Reining the day before. Two riders tied for fourth place scoring a 209.5: Luisa Zieglmeier aboard The Royal Spark and Britta Kluck aboard Martin Dümmel’s Smart Colored Recall.

ERCHA Futurity Non Pro Champion Riccardo Abati & Be A Smart Senorita

The ERCHA Reined Cow Horse Futurity Non Pro was won by Riccardo Abati and Be A Smart Senorita who had a composite score of 838.  Alessandro Tugnoli and Smart Easy Boom placed second scoring a 822.5 altogether. Martin Schemuth and Jacks Red Sunshine followed on third place (807,5), Luca Terzi and Bling My Ride (797,5) on fourth and Hansruedi Baumann aboard Peppys Hickory Time on fifth (784).

Leni Bartmann wins Cow Horse Youth as well

Another success for Leni Bartmann: the 12-year-old daughter of professional trainer and judge Maik Bartmann won the Cow Horse Youth aboard Smart Little Theo scoring a 213. Elina Lindstad and Pearls Peppy Lady placed second (207.5).


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