Kiwon Waldron competed in the Quebec Regional Fair Circuit races at the Hippodrome 3R in Canada.
Waldron the newcomer to Canada traveled took to the track for his first pari-mutuel drive and he won.
Nineteen year old Waldron, has been driving Standardbred ponies at the National Equestrian Center on Vesey Street in Bermuda Harness Racing.
In the third race he was able to lead from start to finish in 2:05.4 with the pacer Shemaksmefelunreal, who is sired by Sunshine Beach from the No Pan Intended mare, Dreamfair Orchid. She is trained by Michel Allard and owned by Rene Allard of Matamoras, PA.
"I watched Waldron drive last winter when I was in Bermuda," Rene Allard said. "I saw him win the FFA race there. He is a natural and I saw good talent in him and asked him to come to Quebec this summer and get more experience driving Standardbreds. He has a very bright future."
Waldron made it a driver-trainer double with Michel Allard, winning the 8th race pace with Jeffs Journey in 1:59.2.
Saturday, July 13, 2019
DaSiliviera Finishes 3rd in Dressage Invitational
Bermuda Dressage Coach, Angela Halloran Smith, congratulated the commendable performance of young dressage rider Maya DaSiliviera at the Children of Americas Dressage Invitational (CADI) held at Faith Hill Farm in Rhode Island.
Riding a borrowed pony, DaSiliviera secured 1st place in the Freestyle test and 5th in her Preliminary test - thus giving her an overall ranking of 3rd place.
CADI is an invitational dressage show and educational event. It provides an opportunity for young riders, aged between 12 – 14 years, to receive training and lectures from top trainers, as well as, an opportunity for young riders to represent their countries in an international environment.
Saturday, July 06, 2019
Rego Wins Vermont Summer Special Class
Cody Rego began competing in the Vermont Summer Special International Horse Jumping event.
Rego won the 1.20 – 1.25m Junior AM/AO Jumper Table A Class.
Rego riding Cen was the ninth competitor to enter the ring and they recorded a Clear Round to claim the win.
Rego and Baccarat finished 7th competing in the 1.00m Jumper Table II B Class, he would mount Cen again this time in the 1.15m Jumper Table II B Class finishing 8th.
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Burch Competes in Germany
Raishun Burch competed in the Kreissparkasse Steinfurt International Horse Jumping event in Germany.
Burch and Stakki 4 finished 9th competing in the Springprüfung Klasse S with a Winning Round Class, they clocked a Clear Round time of 73.46.
Monday, June 10, 2019
Nisbett Competes in Belgium
Patrick Nisbett and Jaccamacca D'Ysenbeeck producing yet another Double Clear Round in the 6 Year Old Two Phases Class competing in the Hassalt International Horse Jumping event in Belgium.
Nisbett finished 19th with a Clear Round First Phase time of 65.48, they then clocked a Clear Round Second Phase time of 33.88.