Erin Smith has begun competing in The World Equestrian Center Winter Spectacular
Smith riding Just Bekoz finished 6th in .90-.95m Novice Adult Jumper Power and Speed Class.
Sunday, January 17, 2021
Redo Competes in Wellington Regional WEF Series
Cody Rego competed in the CSI3* Wellington Regional WEF Series in Wellington, Florida.
Rego would finish 3rd competing in the Platinum Perf. / USEF Show Jumping Talent Search 2 Class riding Jamaica.
Rego and Jamaica finished 7th competing in the WIHS Overall Section A Class.
In the WIHS Jumper Phase CALI Section B Class, Rego and Jamaica finished 3rd in a field of 30 competitors.
The pair would close out with an 8th place finish competing in the Dover Saddlery / USEF Hunter Seat Medal - Sec. A Class.
Friday, January 15, 2021
Minors Competes in Florida
Ki-Juan Minors is competing in the CSI3* Wellington Regional ESP Holiday & Horses 2020 Series in Wellington, Florida.
Competing in the 2112 Young Hunter 3' (6 and Under) Class, Minors, and Pop Muzic finished 9th.
The pair would go one spot better competing in the 2113 Young Hunter 3' (6 and Under) Class, as they finished 8th.
Minors and Pop Muzic finished 3rd in the 2114 Young Hunter 3' (6 and Under) Class.
They would finish in the same position competing in the 2115 Young Hunter 3' (6 and Under) Class.
Sunday, January 10, 2021
Bermuda Win FEI Jumping Regional Challenge Title
The FEI Jumping World Challenge is indeed a major highlight on the Bermuda Equestrian calendar.
The event provides a wonderful opportunity for local riders to compete against other countries without having to travel overseas. Each competing country hosts its own event, and the results are then collated.
The Challenge provides Individual Regional & Team results as well as Overall Individual and Team World ranking results.
In addition, the top two riders of the 10 Regional Zones are invited to compete in FEI Jumping World FINALS, which is tentatively scheduled to be held in 2021 in Honduras.
Despite the challenges faced in 2020, the Bermuda Equestrian Federation was able to host the 2020 Challenge, and, as can be seen, by the extremely commendable results, Bermuda show jumpers rose to the occasion!
In the REGIONAL ZONE 10 ranking, Bermuda Equestrians claimed FIRST PLACE in ALL of the following three jumping categories:
Category A (1.20-1.30m) Kayla Bardgett & Causing Chaos Category B (1.10 – 1.20m) Philip Correia & Junior Cardento Category C (1.00 – 1.10m) Philip Correia & Bon Voyage
In addition, the Bermuda Team, comprising Bardgett (Causing Chaos), Correia (Junior Cardento), and McKenzie James (Worth the Wait), claimed the TOP spot in the REGIONAL TEAM Division!
In the FEI Jumping World Overall ranking, Bermuda Equestrians proved they are on top of their game.
In Category A, Bardgett & Causing Chaos placed 5th out of 47 competitors. Riding Junior Cardento in the Jumping Category B, Correia finished 3rd out of 65 competitors and in Jumping Category C, Correia and Bon Voyage placed 2nd out of 110 competitors from around the world.
In the World Team rankings, the Bermuda team placed 2nd out of 10 teams.
The Bermuda Equestrian Federation extended its congratulations to Bardgett who, as a result of her very commendable results, has qualified to compete in the 2021 FEI JUMPING FINALS tentatively scheduled to be held in Honduras.
The 2020 FEI JWC was Kayla’s first time competing in the Category A Division.
Tuesday, January 05, 2021
Minors Crowned Circuit Grand Champion
Ki-Juan Minors concluded competed in the ESP Holiday & Horses 2020 Series in Wellington, Florida.
Minors and Virella jumped her way to Circuit Grand Champion of the 3’ Green Hunter Division.
The pair had previously won the 202 Green Hunter 3' Division Class and the 203 Green Hunter 3' Division Class.