Sarah Carless reports ..
The first of Northallerton’s British Eventing Fixtures attracted nearly 500 entries, with classes ranging from BE80(T) to BE100.
It was a successful day for Natasha Burrows who won both BE90 Section A with Midnight Revolution and BE90 Section B with Oreo Dynamite Tancerka. With Midnight Revolution, Natasha had a winning margin of 3.5 penalties finishing on a score of 26.0. Her winning score with Oreo Dynamite Tancerka was 29.3 with both horses producing double clear rounds.
Morgan Kent took a win at her first affiliated event with Glorialoudine, winning BE90 Section I. Kirsty Cordner also collected her first BE affiliated win at her first event, taking BE90 Section K with Goulane Swatchey Boy.
Katie Brickman had a busy winter participating in the British Eventing winter series competitions, which included a win in the arena eventing at Epworth. This paid off as she won BE90 Section J with Etasja. Another rider who had a successful winter season was Edward Bradley. With Little Jimmey he collected wins at Jump Training and JAS at Bishop Burton and at Northallerton he won BE100 Section H with a winning score of 27.0.
Other results: BE90 Section C Vicky Pigg, Faerlie Tempting; BE80(T) Section D Alice Orange, DHI Winston Overcinges; BE80(T) Section E Olivia Walker, Equitrek Atom; BE80(T) Section F Kathryn Harrison, Holling Blue Diamond; BE100 Section G Heidi Woodhead, Harieko DHI; BE100 Section L Lucinda Atkinson, Kilbannon Boy; BE100 Open Section M Emma Richardson, Cookie Rich; BE100 Plus Section N Samantha Harsley, Miami Exclusive.