Bridgehampton, New York – August 31, 2021 – Victoria Colvin (USA) of Loxahatchee, Fla., and Gemino, owned by BMT Partners, had the fastest of nine clear rounds in the $10,000 Storeybrook Farm Open Jumper Section B, winning the class with a time of 55.591 seconds. Second place went to Evan Coluccio (USA) of Marshall, Va., aboard Hampton Green Farm LLC’s Egalini for their time of 56.749 seconds. Alex Matz (USA) of Coatesville, Penn., was third, riding Horseshoe Trail Farm LLC’s VDL Nikita Van De Leeuwerk to a time of 58.619 seconds.
Each year approximately 50,000 people – including many A-list celebrities – come to watch the nation’s best equestrian athletes compete at the Hampton Classic. The Hampton Classic features more than 200 classes in six show rings, the Agneta Currey Boutique Garden with more than 70 vendors, and a wide selection of dining options, all on its world-class 60-acre show grounds. This year’s Hampton Classic features five FEI classes in its grass Grand Prix ring showcasing elite riders from around the world, including Olympic and World Equestrian Games veterans. There are also kid-friendly activities throughout the week including pony rides, petting farm animals, daily special attractions and more.
Daily admission to the Classic is $20 per carload. Admission is free on Monday, and seniors are admitted free on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Grandstand tickets for the $300,000 Hampton Classic Grand Prix on Sunday, September 5, are $45 per person for reserved bucket seating, which are available for purchase on the Hampton Classic website.
Final Results – $10,000 Storeybrook Farm Open Jumper Section B
1) Victoria Colvin (USA) & Gemino – 0 / 0 – 55.591
2) Evan Coluccio (USA) & Egalini – 0 / 0 – 56.749
3) Alex Matz (USA) & VDL Nikita Van De Leeuwerk – 0 / 0 – 58.619
Source: Press Release from The Hampton Classic
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