CM | Reining – From March 25 to April 1 2017 the exhibition grounds in Cremona (Italy) are hosting the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) European Futurity. The Paid Warm Up for Futurity horses took place on Sunday (26.03.2017) and on monday the biggest show outside the american continent started with the first go-round of the Open riders. Nearly 100 horse-rider-pairs from eleven nations (Belgium, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, France, Czech Republic, Austria, Poland, Israel, Canada, Netherlands) gave their best to get into the finals.
Two times 75.5 and three times 74.5 – those were the scores the NRHA judges (Manuel Maiocchi (Italy), Dean Latimer (USA), James Gerdes Hansen (Denmark), Jan Boogaerts (Belgium) and Jeff Petska (USA) awarded to Italy’s Guglielmo Fontana on Whiz Wild West – 1,5 points ahead of NRHA Million Dollar Rider and multiple World Champion Bernard Fonck (Belgium) with Spookebility (223.0) and Missedouttinseltown (222.5).
Level 2 is led by Fabio Polesel (Italy) and Black Gotta Gun (218,5). After scoring a 216,5 two Italians win Level 1: Sebastiano Valtorta and Four Season Whiz and Matteo Cuniglio and RS Canaletto Jac.
After the first Go-Round Rudi Kronsteiner with Shine N Dixie and Markus Gebert with JM Walla Big Star from Austria lie ex aequo on 39th place (214.5). The Consolation Run Level 1, 2, 3 & 4 Open takes place on 28.03.2017.
Red Collar Tag, owned by Austrian Sabine Lisec, came sixth after the first Go-Round (220.5).
The first Go-Round of the Non-Pros also takes place on 28.03. As in the consolation run pattern 8 will be ridden.
Result Overview NRHA Futurity Open First Go-Round Level 4
1. WHIZ WILD WEST – GUGLIELMO FONTANA (ITA) LUGA QUARTER HORSES 224,5
2. SPOOKEBILITY – BERNARD FONCK (BEL) ROSANNE STERNBERG 223,0
3. MISSEDOUTTINSELTOWN – BERNARD FONCK (BEL) GOLDEN PAINT RANCH 222,5
4. ND SPARKLING ELECTRA – ANN FONCK (BEL) KOEN BRUTSAERT 221,5
5. GUNNA SHINE – CIRA BAECK (BEL) CS RANCH MANAGEMENT SA 221,0
6. RED COLLAR TAG – BERNARD FONCK (BEL) SABINE LISEC 220,5
7. PEPPY TOO WHIZ – GUGLIELMO FONTANA (ITA) LUGA QUARTER HORSES 220,0
7. GOTTA SHINEY WHIZ – MOREY FISK (CAN) AB ANNEMAANA 220,0
7. LM TOPGUN MONA – GRISCHA LUDWIG (GER) JENNIFER L SCHLEINIGER 220,0
10.WHIZ MY FRECKLES – MOREY FISK (CAN) PETER ARNET 219,5
10.WHIZ SHINING STYLE – GRISCHA LUDWIG (GER) STEPHANIE KÜNZLI 219,5
12.LILBELLICIMO WIMP BB – CIRA BAECK (BEL) CIRA BAECK 219,0
13.BLACK GOTTA GUN – FABIO POLESEL (ITA) FABIO POLESEL 218,5
14.SHINERS VOODOO – ANN FONCK (BEL) KIMBERLY WEGNER 218,0
14.BLUETRASHSAILOR – GENNARO LENDI (ITA) LEONARDO ARCESE 218,0
14.FIRSTJABACOFFEEWHIZ – GIUSEPPE PREVOSTI (ITA) FILIPPO MERLO 218,0
14.THAZ A SMART PLAYER – FRANCESCO BARBAGLI (ITA) STEFANO SCARDINA 218,0
14.CUSTOM RYAN – GIUSEPPE PREVOSTI (ITA) SILVIA ELISA BOCCEDI 218,0
19.HEIDIGUN – STEFANO ANGELUCCI (ITA) SEVERINO ANGELUCCI ANGELUCCI QH 217,5
20.FOUR SEASON WHIZ – SEBASTIANO VALTORTA (ITA) LUCA MAURI 216,5
20.RS CANALETTO JAC – MATTEO CUNIGLIO (ITA) CLAUDIO RISSO 216,5
20.SUNGUN – KIM OBENHAUS (GER) SIMONE BECKMAN 216,5
20.CSG MAGNIFIQUE GUN – ANN FONCK (BEL) KATARZYNA ROLESKA 216,5
20.ARH TRASHY SURPRISE – BASTIEN BOURGEOIS (FRA) SANDRA TOURRET 216,5
20.WHIZ N SPOOK – GRISCHA LUDWIG (GER) MARGOT VAN DOORNE 216,5
EQWO.net will report on all our channels and live from Cremona for the Finals on Friday and Saturday!
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