Jessica Mendoza and the effervescent Get Ready Freddie were in outstanding form at the Dabbs Small Pony Premier Show, taking top spot in both winter 128cm second rounds.
Emily Roe, 9, booked her Royal International ticket on Tiger Tim. Katie Robertson breathed a huge sigh of relief when her treble clear on Super Sonic II booked her place in the final. Harriet King also booked her passage with Marons Stardust.
Stephanie Gunn took the first 138cm equivalent with Dylasau Derior. Second-placed Jordan Nason gave a polished performance on Wakefields Foxhunter. The third ticket went to Pippa Goddard with Ballyclough Brisco.
James Robertson joined his sister in qualifying for Hickstead in Sunday’s 128cm qualifier with Star Spangled Banner. Rosie Gunn took the final ticket with Dovecote Delight .
Spencer Roe took Sunday’s 138cm with his already qualified Creative Dancer II. Amelia Green (Grange Sandy) and Jordan Nason (Sandilands Milton Merlin), took the final qualifying tickets.
Read this report in full, with photos and further analysis, plus reports from other top show jumping competition around the country, in this Thursday’s Horse & Hound (15 March, ’07)