Traverse City, Michigan – July 24, 2021 – Speed continued to the be the theme of the day with the MLSJ $36,600 Groulx Family Large Tour 1.45m Speed Stake CSI 2* taking place next with 76 entries. Adrienne Sternlicht (USA) and Starlight Farms 1 LLC’s Cadans Z (Carosso VDL x Navarone) set the early time to beat after breaking the beam in a clear 55.61 seconds.
Last week’s winner Kristen Vanderveen (USA) and her own Bull Run’s Faustino De Tili (Berlin x Darco)were able to edge out Sternlicht with a time of 55.38 seconds. Vanderveen (USA) and Sternlicht would settle for second and third respectively though after Olivia Chowdry (USA) and Atlas Equine Holdings LLC’s Chuck Berry 8 (Chacco-Blue x Watzmann) earned a commanding victory by dashing through the timers in a faultless 52.24 seconds.
Final Results – MLSJ $36,600 Groulx Family Speed Stake CSI 2*
1) Olivia Chowdry (USA) & Chuck Berry 8 – 0 / 52.24
2) Kristen Vanderveen (USA) & Bull Run’s Faustino De Tili – 0 / 55.38
3) Adrienne Sternlicht (USA) & Cadans Z – 0 / 55.61
Source: Press Release from Traverse City Horse Shows
Photo: © Andrew Ryback Photography