Tina Fletcher found the quickest route on Laura’s Choice to head the Area Trial at Thame Show in Henley.

Four reached the final stages, with Tina holding off Pennie Cornish’s late challenge on O’Combo De L’Eau. Dale Burnham brought Cointreau Z into third.

Tina also featured in the speed class, bringing new ride Jacarta into third. Mark Armstrong topped the class with Valeriane De L’Aftia ahead of Caroline Webley on Joan Willetts’s Attorney General.

Read this report in full, plus reports from other show jumping venues around Britain, in today’s Horse & Hound (11 October, ’07)