2016 NRHA European Derby & Pre Futurity
Ancillary Action in Manerbio
Manerbio, September 22 – The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) European Derby & Pre Futurity today offered the first NRHA ancillary classes.
Winning the €400-added NRHA Novice Horse Non Pro Level (L)2, in a field of 56 entries, was Italian Tommaso Coltrioli with his Gunslinger Lil Step between the reins. Aboard the 6-year-old American Quarter Horse sorrel stallion by Wimpys Little Step and out of Playguns Rose, Coltrioli scored a 144 for the win.
Topping the €400-added Novice Horse L2 Open, which counted 54 entries, was NRHA Million Dollar Rider Bernard Fonck riding DJ Ruf (Sailin Ruf x RS Dewars Jack). The 5-year-old American Quarter Horse sorrel stallion owned by Cosimo Grippa with Fonck in the saddle closed with a 144.5 score.
The €1.875-added NRHA Open
2014 NRHA Open World Champions, Ebony Spook and Ann Fonck, once again left their mark in the show pen. The talented 8-year-old mare by NRHA Three Million Dollar Sire Smart Spook and out of Ebony Whiz, slid to the highest step of the podium after posting a 218.
Reserve honors went to Italian Pierluigi Chioldo and RS Poliphemus Jac (RS Great Jac Feona x Harlan Glo), a 10-year-old stallion owned by Piet Mestdagh.
8:00am: NRHA Limited Non Pro – NRHA Intermediate Non Pro
followed by: NRHA European Level (L)4 & L2 Open Pre Futurity
4:30pm: NRHA European Non Pro Derby – Section 1
7:30pm: NRHA European Non Pro Derby – Section 2
For complete results and info please visit nrhaeuropeanderby.com