Gymkhana results

Overall Six and over champion Holly Kirk at Oxnam Gymkhana
Overall Six and over champion Holly Kirk at Oxnam Gymkhana

THE British Horse Society (BHS) Borders competition day took place at St Boswells Mart last month.

Results were as follows: Scottish & Northern Equestrian/ BHS Scotland Riding Club Working Hunter Series Open (Blair Qualifier) – 1, Caroline Gospel (Willamy Twinkle); 2, Kelly Bryson. Novice – 1/3 Daniella Page; 2, Fiona Hutcheson. Championship – 1, Daniella Page; 2, Caroline Gospel. Showjumping Class 1 Fingask Castle/BHS Scotland Riding Club Style Jumping Series (Qualifier for Blair Castle Horse Trials) – 1, Cath Cotton (Chino); 2, Sam Anderson (Cragsyde Sapphire).

Nursery – 1, Louise Clark (Ishkado); 2, Fiona Mercer (Oliver); 3, Lynn McCue (The Old Man). Novice – 1, Julia Furness (Santry Lad); 2, Jade Struthers (Knighthawk) Intermediate – 1, Christine Gray (Ettrick Diva); 2, Lauren Spiers (Hot Pepper). Open – 1, Nina Cessford (Cowdenknowes Tikka); 2, Lauren Spiers (Hot Pepper).

Dressage P4 – 1, Stephanie Brand (The Patriarch ∏); 2, Katie Farnsworth (Boolavogue Clover King). P12 Section A – 1, Rhona Young (Quin Kannon); 2, Emma Soeder (Spicey Lady). P12 Section B – 1, Daniella Page (Willie Light); 2, Emma Haigh Puff. Novice 24 – 1, Rhona Young (Quinn Kannon); 2, – Jill King (Arnie).

Showing Classes, Family Horse – 1, Carol Wright (Uist); 2, Jane Douglas (Sioux). Ridden Coloured – 1, Kelly Rorrison (Coppefield Undercover); 2, Louise Clark (Dib). Ridden Horse – 1, Joan Lauder (Udolin); 2, David Russelll (Mills Balistic). Ridden Ex-Racer – 1, Leah Fleming (Pyramid); 2, Katie Stephen (Hurricane Basil).

z The overall Oxnam Gymkhana six years and over champion and winner of The Oxnam Shield was Holly Kirk with Barley.

The pair also won the Oxnam Primary School cup for the best child in the village, while reserve champion was Megan Renwick with Mini Murphy.

Results: Open, Working Hunter – 1, Bridget Green (Finn, also overall working hunter champion); 2, Tracey Dick (Special Edition). Showjumping – 1, Bridget Green. Equitation – 1, Bridget Green; 2, Tracey Dick (Special Edition ); 3, Charlotte Taylor (Paris). Barrel Racing – 1, Tracey Dick; 2, Katrina Tait (Ritchie). Handy Pony – 1, Tracey Dick.

Overall group champion - 1, Tracey Dick; 2, Bridget Green. 13 to 15 years, Working Hunter – 1, Kay McColm (Shady, reserve working hunter champion); 2, Beth Patterson (Shamrock). Showjumping – 1, Katie Gamble; 2, Millie Green (Miss Katy). Equitation – 1, Kay McColm (Carlow); 2, Becky Johnston (Peter Pan). Barrels – 1, Becky Johnston; 2, Iona Kerr (Murphy). Handy Pony - 1, Iona Kerr (Murphy, overall handy pony champion); 2, Millie Green. Games – 1, Kay McColm; 2, Becky Johnston.

Overall Champion of The Kerr Family Trophy – Kay McColm (Shady); Reserve – Iona Kerr (Murphy). 11 and 12 years, Working Hunter – 1, Abby Fisher (Sully); 2, Rosa Onslow (Barnaby Boy). Showjumping – 1, Rose Onslow; 2, George Crawford. Equitation – 1, Abby Fisher (Sully); 2, Caitlin Brown (Mini Murphy). Barrels – 1, Rowan Henderson (Cinders); 2, Abby Fisher. Handy Pony - 1, Abby Fisher; 2, George Crawford. Games – 1, Rosa Onslow; 2, Abby Fisher. Bill Scott Memorial Cup for overall champion – Abby Fisher (Sully); Reserve - Rose Onslow (Barnaby Boy).

Nine and 10 years, Working Hunter – 1, Lucy Brown (Bert); 2, Emma Stenhouse (Smartie). Showjumping – 1, Katie Gaylor (Perfect Puzzle); 2, Laura Munro (Mr Silver Jubliee). Equitation - 1, Katie Gaylor; 2, Jodie Gregg (Alfie). Barrels – 1, Emma Stenhouse; 2, James Smith (Cotmullion Fiddlesticks). Handy Pony – 1, Emma Stenhouse; 2, Emily Edgar (Sparki). Games – 1, Catherine Soeder (Ziggy); 2, Rowan Davidson (Trixie). Robert Darling Memorial Trophy for overall champion – Emma Stenhouse (Smartie); Reserve – Katie Gaylor (Perfect Puzzle).

Eight years and under, Working Hunter – 1, Georgia Buchan (Calypso), 2, Alex Turnbull (Crunchie). Showjumping – 1, Georgia Buchan; 2, Emma Brown (George). Equitation – 1, Georgia Buchan; 2, Alex Turnbull. Barrels – 1, Georgia Buchan; 2, Emma Brown. Handy Pony – 1, Emma Brown (George); 2, Georgia Buchan. Games – 1, Georgia Buchan; 2, Becky Forster.

Oxnam Village Hall Cup winner – Georgia Buchan (Calypso); Reserve – Emma Brown (George).

Six years and over, Working Hunter – 1, Megan Renwick (Mini Murphy); 2, Isobel MacTaggart (Danny).Showjumping – 1, Holly Kirk (Barley); 2, Isobel MacTaggart. Equitation – 1, Isobel MacTaggart (Toby); 2, Vicky Edgar (Rusty). Barrels - 1, Holly Kirk; 2, Megan Renwick. Handy Pony – 1, Holly Kirk; 2, Hamish Stenhouse (Nugget). Games – 1, Isobel MacTaggart; 2, Holly Kirk.

Five years and under, Working Hunter – 1, Zander MacTaggart (Norman); 2, Jasmine Parrish (Just Murphy). Showjumping – 1, Tom MacTaggart (Pablo); 2, Jasmine Parish. Equitation – 1, Jasmine Parrish; 2, Rory McFadyen (Max). Barrels – 1, Jasmine Parrish; 2, James Hamilton. Handy Pony – 1, James Hamilton; 2, Tom MacTaggart; 3, Jasmine Parrish. Games – 1, Jasmine Parrish; 2, John Tweedie (Sparkle); 3, James Hamilton.Logan Family Trophy overall winner – Jasmine Parrish (Just Murphy); Reserve – James Hamilton (Buddy).