Monday, August 10, 2020

Lexington National Recap and more

Lola & Laddy Boy
Lola & Laddy Boy
 The RASS team drove down to the Virginia Horse Center for the Lexington National Horse show last week. The weather was much cooler than previous weeks, and the horses (and riders) all enjoyed the week in the Virginia mountains.

  • Patty Foster: High Point Trainer thanks to Dorli Burke's Classic 
  • Classic, owned by Dorli Burke: High Point Horse
  • Dorli Burke: Best Amateur Rider
  • Lex Seiden: 3rd in the VHSA Flat Finals, 2nd in the VHSA Hunter Finals, and 2nd in the AYR Finals
  • Stardust & Ashley Foster: 6th in the Open Welcome, and 5th in the $10,000 Open Prix
  • I Dottori VD Richter & Mary Lisa Leffler: 12th in the Open Welcome, and 6th in the $10,000 Open Prix
  • Casilla & Mary Lisa Leffler: 10th in the Open Welcome, and 7th in the $10,000 Open Prix
  • Laddy Boy & Lola Schumpert: Champions in the Low C/A Jumper Division, and 1st in the Low Child Classic
  • Bengt & Lauren Rachuba: Champions in the High C/A Jumper Division, and 1st in the High C/A Jumper Classic
  • Black Friday & Alyson Gurney: Reserve Champions in the High C/A Jumper Division, and 2nd in the High C/A Jumper Classic
  • Skywalker & Hannah Showell: Champions in the Low Jr/Am Jumper Division, and 1st in the Low Jr/Am Jumper Classic
  • Makadi & Lily Pollin: Reserve Champion in the High Children's Division, and 7th in the High C/A Jumper Classic
  • Roxy de Virton & Emmy Middleton: 6th in the Low Adult Classic
  • ConSordino & Ari Harris: 7th in the Low Adult Classic
  • Classic & Dorli Burke: Champions in the A/O Hunter Division
    Lauren & Bengt
  • McGwire & Deeley Middleton: Champions in the Pre-Adult Hunter Division
  • Classic & Mary Lisa Leffler: Reserve Champions in the Green Hunter 3'6"/3'9" Division 
  • Intrepid & Elle Hogan: 3rd in the Jr. Hunter 3'3" Classic
  • Incognito & Kirsten Pollin: Reserve Champion in the A/O 3'3" Older Hunter Division
  • Wyatt & Lily Pollin: 4th in the Jr. Hunter 3'3" Classic
  • Valhora & Hannah Showell: Reserve Champions in the A/A Younger Division
  • Good Reason & Caitlyn Hill: 5th in the Pony Hunter Classic
  • Carlot & Gen Cullen: 3rd in the Children's Hunter Classic, and Reserve Champion in the Children's Hunter Older Division
  • Sienna & Reagan Williams: 6th in the Children's Hunter Classic
  • Sansiro Z & Mary Lisa Leffler: Reserve Champions in the Baby Green Division
  • Lex Seiden: 2nd in the WIHS Overall standings, and 2nd in the Gittings
Ann & Augustino

Deeley & McGwire

Dorli & Classic

Lex Seiden, Mary Lisa Leffler, AC Smith & Contasia

Hanna & Valhora

We also received news that our team received some circuit awards from the Camp Lea Farm Summer Circuit in Venice, Florida earlier this summer ...
  • Back In The Game & Hannah Showell: Champions in the Adult Hunter Division
  • Back In The Game & Ashley Foster: Champions in the Green Hunter 3'3" Division
  • Carlot & Gen Cullen: Champions in the Children's Hunter Division
  • Sienna & Reagan Williams: Reserve Champions in the Children's Hunter Division
  • Augustino & Ann Scotton: 2'6"/2'9" C/A Hunters and the 2'6" C/A Equitation


Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Mason-Dixon Classic Results

We once again headed north to Swan Lake Stables for the Mason-Dixon Classic. Everyone did so well, especially considering the heat! We got home on Sunday evening and are gearing up for our next adventure ... stay tuned!

  • Back In The Game & Ashley Foster: 3rd in the National Hunter Derby
  • Carlot & Mary Lisa Leffler: 5th in the the National Hunter Derby
  • Augustino & Ann Scotton: 9th in the 2'6" Hunter Derby
  • TwentyTwenty & Connie Mcrill: 11th in the 2'6" Hunter Deby
  • Good Reason & Caitlyn Hill: 3rd in the Pony Hunter Classic, and Reserve Champions in the Pony Hunter Division
  • Stardust & Ashley Foster: 2nd in the $15,000 Mini Prix, and 8th in the Open Welcome
  • I Dottori VD Richter & Mary Lisa Leffler: 4th in the $15,000 Mini Prix, and 6th in tthe Open Welcome
  • Cassilla & Mary Lisa Leffler: 12th in the $15,000 Mini Prix, and 4th in the Open Welcome
  • Black Friday & Alyson Guney: 1st in the High C/A Jumper Classic, and Champions in the High Adult Jumper Division
  • Prince Royal & Katri Hunter: 2nd in the High C/A Jumper Classic
  • Penelope & Cate Black: 8th in the High C/A Jumper Classic
  • Bengt & Lauren Rachuba: 3rd in the Low C/A Jumper Classic, and Champions in the Low Adult Jumper Classic
  • Contador & Jen Mehalko: 5th in the Low C/A Jumper Classic
  • Con Sordino & Ari Harris: 8th in the Low C/A Jumper Classic
  • Maverick & Kayla Mahmood: 12th in the Low C/A Jumper Classic
  • Skywalker & Hannah Showell: 2nd in the Low Jr/Am Classic, and Reserve Champions in the Low Jr/Am Division
  • Carlot & Gen Cullen: Champions in the Older Children's Hunter Division
  • Augustino & Ashley Foster: Champions in the Baby Green Division

Monday, July 20, 2020

Mid Summer Stroller Results

Skywalker & Hannah Showell
The team was up at Swan Lake Stables--one of our more local show venues--this past week for their Mid Summer Stroller. It was another hot week, but everyone brought their 'A' game and brought home some super results.
  • Maverick & Kayla Mahmood: 1st in the Low C/A Jumper Classic, and Reserve Champions in the Low C/A Jumpers
  • Roxy du Virton & Emmy Middleton: 7th in the Low C/A Jumper Classic
  • I Dottori VD Richter & Mary Lisa Leffler: 2nd in the Open Welcome, and 1st in the $15,000 Mini Prix
  • Stardust & Ashley Foster: 5th in the $15,000 Mini Prix, and 1st in the Open Welcome
  • Casilla & Mary Lisa Leffler: 8th in the $15,000 Mini Prix
  • Skywalker & Hannah Showell: 1st in the Low Jr/Am Jumper Classic, and Champions in the Low Jr/Am Jumpers
  • Capitol II & Bari Friedman: 2nd in the Low Jr/Am Jumper Classic

Good Reason & Caitlyn Hill
  • Good Reason & Caitlyn Hill: 1st the Pony Hunter Classic, and Champions in the Large Pony Hunters
  • Carlot & Gen Cullen: 2nd in the Children's Hunter Classic, and Champions in the Older Children's Hunters
  • Augustino & Ann Scotton: 3rd in the Bit o Straw Classic
  • Augustino & Ashley Foster: 1st in the Swan Lake 2'/2'6" Hunter Derby, and Champions in the Baby Green Hunter Division
  • Back In The Game & Ashley Foster: 1st in the Pre-Green Incentive, and Champion in the Green 3'3"/3'6" Hunters
  • Back In The Game & Hannah Showell: Champions in the Adult Amateur Younger Division

  • Lex Seiden: 1st in the WIHS Jumper phase, 2nd in the USEF Talent Search, and 2nd in the Gittings Medal
  • Caitlyn Hill: 1st in the MHSA Medal on Ponies
I Dottori VD Richter & Mary Lisa Leffler

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Cavalier Classic Results

Another week at Culpeper has come and gone, this time for the Cavalier Classic. Everyone survived the heat well, and it's nice to get back into the swing of things with our traveling shows.

Classic & Dorli Burke
  • Classic & Mary Lisa Leffler: Reserve Champions in the Performance 3'3"/3'6" Hunters
  • Classic & Dorli Burke: Reserve Champions in the A/O 3'3"/3'6" Hunters
  • Pura Vida & Mary McDaniel: Adult Hunter Younger Reserve Champions
  • Sienna & Regan Williams: Champions in the Older Children's Hunters; and 1st in the Children's Hunter Classic
  • Carlot & Gen Cullen: Reserve Champions in the Older Children's Hunters; and 7th in the Children's Hunter Classic
  • Good Reason & Caitlyn Hill: Schooling Pony Hunter Champions; and 4th in the Pony Hunter Classic
  • Sansiro Z & Mary Lisa Leffler: Reserve Champions in the Training Hunter Division
Roxy du Virton & Emmy Middleton
  • Stardust & Ashley Foster: 3rd in the $20,000 Open Prix; 9th in the $10,000 Open Prix; and 4th in the $5,000 Open
  • Casilla & Mary Lisa Leffler: 5th in the $5,000 Open Welcome
  • Roxy du Virton & Emmy Middleton: 3rd in the C/A Low Jumper Classic
  • Laddy Boy & Lola Schumpert: 5th in the C/A Low Jumper Classic
  • Lex Seiden: 3rd in the WIHS Jumper Phase; 3rd in the Gittings Medal; 5th in the VHSA flat; and 2nd in the MHSA Hunt Seat Medal
Stardust & Ashley Foster
Good Reason & Caitlyn Hill


Monday, July 6, 2020

Culpeper Week #1

It was a hot first week at the Showday National Horse Show in Culpeper, Virginia! We're staying there for another week, so stay tuned for more results.
  • Charming & Dorli Burke: Champions in the 3'3" A/O Hunters
  • Chloe Fagan: Champion in the Maiden Equitation, and Reserve Champion in the Novice Equitation
  • Black Friday & Alyson Gurney: 1st in the High Adult Jumper Classic
  • Prince Royal & Katri Hunter: 7th in the High Adult Jumper Classic
  • The Winter Soldier & Mary McDaniel: 6th in the Low Adult Jumper Classic

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Last week in Venice!

Name the faces behind the masks!
The team is on their way home from Florida as we speak, so we wanted to share the results from this last week in Venice while everyone was still on the road. Next up is two weeks at Culpeper!

  • Laddy Boy & Lola Schumpert: 1st in the Low C/A Jumper Classic, and Reserve Champions in the Low C/A Jumper Division
  • Maverick & Kayla Mahmood: 2nd in the Low C/A Jumper Classic
  • I Dottori VD Richter & Mary Lisa Leffler: 2nd in the $5000 Jumper Challenge
  • Casilla & Mary Lisa Leffler: 3rd in the $5000 Jumper Challenge, and 3rd in the $25000 Grand Prix
  • Skywalker & Hannah Showell: 1st in the High C/A Jumper Classic, and Reserve Champions in the C/A Jumper Division
  • Makadi & Lily Pollin: 2nd in the High C/A Jumper Classic
  • Stardust & Ashley Foster: 2nd in the $5000 1.25M Prix
  • Carlot & Gen Cullen: 1st in the C/A Hunter Classic, and Champion in the Children's Hunter Division
  • Sienna & Reagan Williams: 2nd in the C/A Hunter Classic
  • Back in The Game & Ashley Foster: 1st in the Pre-Green Incentive, and Champion in the Green Hunter Division
  • Back in The Game & Hannah Showell: Champion in the Adult Amateur Hunter Division
  • Good Reason & Caitlyn Hill: 3rd in the Pony Hunter Derby
  • Incognito & Kirsten Pollin: Champion in the 3'3" A/O Hunter Division
  • Wyatt & Lily Pollin: Champion in the Junior Hunter Division
  • Augustino & Ann Scotton: Champion in the 2'6"/2'9" C/A Hunters, USHJA 2'9"/3' Hunters, and C/A Eq
  • Lex Seiden: 1st in the USEF Dover Medal, and 1st in the overall WIHS Medal
  • Caitlyn Hill: 3rd in the WIHS Pony Medal

Monday, June 22, 2020

Another week in Venice

The team is still in Venice for another week at the Camp Fox Lea Summer Show Series ... and the great results keep flowing in!

  • Back In The Game and Hannah Showell: Adult Amateur Hunter Champions
  • Laddy Boy and Lola Schumpert: Low C/A Jumper Champions
  • Skywalker and Hannah Showell: High C/A Jumper Champions
  • Maverick and Kayla Mahmood: 0.95M Jumper Reserve Champions
  • Carlot and Gen Cullen: Children's Equitation Champions, and 1st in the C/A Hunter Classic
  • Sienna and Reagan Williams: 3rd in the C/A Hunter Classic
  • Back In The Game and Ashley Foster: 2nd in the Pre-Green Incentive
  • Good Reason and Caitlyn Hill: 1st in the Pony Hunter Derby
  • Lex Seiden: 2nd in the USEF Medal, and 3rd in the USEF Medal
  • Caitlyn Hill: 3rd in the USEF Pony Medal
  • Stardust and Ashley Foster: 3rd in the Fox Lea Jumper Challenge, and 3rd in the $10,000 Jumper Stake
  • Casilla and Mary Lisa Leffler: 4th in the $10,000 Jumper Stake
  • I Dottori VD Richter and Mary Lisa Leffler: 7th in the $10,000 Jumper Stake
  • D.A. Vittoria and Lauren Rachuba: 8th in the C/A Jumper Classic
  • Maverick and Kayla Mahmood: 3rd in the Low C/A Jumper Classic
  • Laffan and Ari Harris: 5th in the Low C/A Jumper Classic
  • Roxy de Virton and Emmy Middleton: 6th in the Low C/A Jumper Classic
  • Laddy Boy and Lola Schumpert: 8th in the Low C/A Jumper Classic