Wellington, Florida – December 03, 2021 – Immediately following, the $10,000 Bainbridge Companies 1.40m Open Stake showcased 34 contestants in the first round, with just seven posting clear rounds to advance to the jump-off. One of the last pairs to test the short track, Tanner Korotkin (USA) and Idool, owned by Triple S Group, sped right to the top of the leaderboard with a trailblazing time of 31.64 seconds with no faults. Vanessa Hood (USA) and Take Two LLC’s Cascalretto claimed the runner-up position with a clear jump-off time of 32.05 seconds, while Kelly Arani (USA) and Valmont De Vizy, owned by Marigot Bay Farm, LLC, rounded out the all-American podium with a double-clear time of 33.90 seconds.
The ESP Holiday & Horses CSI4* will continue for two more days of equestrian action, with the highlight event taking the form of the $214,000 Holiday & Horses Grand Prix CSI4*, presented by the Palm Beach County Sport Commission, on Saturday evening. Following the conclusion of the event on Sunday, the ESP Holiday Series will continue for four subsequent shows, culminating with the ESP Holiday Finale from December 29, 2021 – January 2, 2022, ahead of the 2022 Winter Equestrian Festival.
Final Results – $10,000 Bainbridge Companies 1.40m Open Stake
1) Tanner Korotkin (USA) & Idool – 0 / 0 – 31.641
2) Vanessa Hood (USA) & Cascalretto – 0 / 0 – 32.055
3) Kelly Arani (USA) & Valmont De Vizy – 0 / 0 – 33.907
Source: Press Release from Equestrian Sports Productions
Photo: © Anne Gittins Photography