The first of the three competitions comprising the 2023 FEI Jumping World Challenge was held at Bermuda’s National Equestrian Center.
Leading the way in 1.20 – 1.30m A Division with a combined penalty score of 12 was Philip Correia riding Junior Cardento. Jaylynn Hines and her horse Toto D’ysenbeeck Z placed second with a combined penalty score of 54 points.
In the 1.10 – 1.20m B Division, Vicki Steele riding In the Stars captured 1st place with a combined 4-point penalty score. Tyler James and Cruise Control placed second 2nd with a combined penalty score of 12.
In the 1.00 – 1.10m C Division Michael Rodrigues and his horse Rambo secured the top spot with a commendable zero penalties. Followed closely in second place was McKeisha Smith & Da Vinci with a combined total of 4 faults and a time of 49.54 in the second round. Isabelle Pelletier riding her horse Kaid HZ also had a combined total of 4 penalties but with a time of 56.20 placing in them in the 3rd spot.