Wellington, Florida, USA – April 09, 2022 – Saturday’s $5,000 Omega Alpha 1.35m Classic featured 61 entries, led by Megan McDermott (USA) in the irons aboard Counter Balance LLC’s Entano as the swiftest of the group. The pair tripped the timers in 35.49 seconds to conclude the contest as the fastest of the class, trailed by Kyla Makhloghi (USA) on Rosemont Farm Inc.’s Hurry Up B in 36.51 seconds for second place. Campbell’s (USA) grand prix victory on Saturday was her second podium finish of the day after jumping Mecho Van’t Kiezelhof, owned by Triple S Group, to the third-place time of 38.29 seconds.
McDermott (USA) and Entano also earned the divisional championship tricolors, which were shared with two other pairs: Sloane Coles (USA) on Fiddlesticks Farm’s Souplesse and Juan Andres Rodriguez Silva (GUA) aboard Imposant, owned by RB Showjumping.
Final Results – $5,000 Omega Alpha Classic
1) Megan McDermott (USA) & Entano – 0 / 0 – 35.498
2) Kyla Makhloghi (USA) & Hurry Up B – 0 / 0 – 36.514
3) Kaitlin Campbell (USA) & Mecho Van’t Kiezelhof – 0 / 0 – 38.292
Source: Press Release from ESP – Equestrian Sports Productions
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