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AMERICANA 2021: Zwölf im NRHA Bronze Trophy Non Pro Finale – Adrienne Speidel führt nach Go round

21 horse-rider combinations competed in the go round for the EUR 10,000-added NRHA Bronze Trophy Non Pro. The top 12 will meet again on the last day of the AMERICANA, and for that at least a 211 had to be achieved.

Top score was 218 for Swiss rider Adrienne Speidel with her 9-year-old mare ARC Walla Smart (Walla Walla Whiz x Please Pass The Chic). The two have represented Switzerland many times at FEI European and World Championships and the World Equestrian Games. In 2019, they took individual silver and team bronze at the FEI European Championships.
Second place in the go round went to Dries Verschueren, who came out of the arena with a 216.5 on Missedouttinseltown (Hollywoodtinseltown x Miss Sliding Peppy). The 8-year-old gelding owned by Golden Paint Ranch already has over $70,000 NRHA LTE.

Julia Gaupmann-Lechner followed in third place scoring a 215 with her

Tinseltownsmokingun (Colonels Smoking Gun x Miss Tinseltown). The pair had won the AMERICANA Bronze Trophy Int. Non Pro and led the go round in Non Pro in 2019.
George Allen Sternberg and A Shining Gun placed fourth (213), ahead of Fabian Strebel aboard Colonels J Lo and Nikolai Stiller aboard Hollywood Gunrunner, who both scored a 212.5. Seventh place was shared by four riders: Dries Verschueren with Smart N Sparkin, Shawn Wagner on Susa Sauer's Purolution, Jayson Henri with Little Rooster Spark and Adrienne Speidel with Elta Soldier Whiz - each with a 212. Eleventh place was shared by Janine Deana Ketterer with Jacs Electric Snap and Andre Engelmann with Gunna Be Fabulous (both 211).

Adrienne Speidel becomes NRHA Bronze Trophy Champion Intermediate Non Pro

With a 218, Adrienne Speidel and her ARC Walla Smart (Walla Walla Whiz x Please Pass The Chic) claimed the NRHA Bronze Trophy Int. Non Pro. With this now 9-year-old mare, the Swiss rider, who has already represented her country many times at World Championships and World Equestrian Games, took individual silver and team bronze at the FEI European Championships in 2019.

Second place honours went to Dries Verschueren and Missedouttinseltown, an 8-year-old gelding by Hollywoodtinseltown out of Miss Sliding Peppy, owned by Golden Paint Ranch, with a 216.5. Missedouttinseltown was the 2018 NRHA World Champion Open under Bernard Fonck and already has over $70,000 NRHA LTE.

Julia Gaupmann-Lechner from Austria followed in third place with her

Tinseltownsmokingun (Colonels Smoking Gun x Miss Tinseltown), scoring a 215. With the stallion, who was Austrian and NRHA Futurity Champion as well as NRHA European Champion and has over $60,000 NRHA LTE, Julia won the 2019 AMERICANA Bronze Trophy Int. Non Pro