At the recent Duke of Buccleuch’s Foxhounds Hunter Trial, some very promising results were achieved.
The trial, which took place in Newhall, gave the Borders a chance to show off some of the talent that the region has produced. The results show that the area has a strong group of people that other competitors need to look out for.
Results – Class 1A (Nursery Adult): 1, Cammy Kyle (Millie); 2, Kieran Ashforth (Tulla); 3 equal, Lyn Galloway (She’s Just Magic) and Sarah Thompson (JindaLee); 5, Lesley Douglas (Lola); 6, Marita Gibson (Darkwood Peri); 7, Lesley Douglas (Joy); 8, Alan Lindsay (Rosco).
Class 1B (Nursery Adult): 1, Kelly Bryson (Innis); 2, Hannah Wilson (Sinorita Todd); 3, Sophie Finch (Fleurs); 4, Julie Lowrie (Zola); 5, Denise Murrow (JP); 6, Liz Fletcher (Clee View); 7, Calum Crawford (Jack); 8, Tessa Harrison (Borthwickshiels Floyd). Best Buccleuch: Kieran Ashford. Best Veteran: Sarah Thompson.
Class 2 (Junior Nursery): 1, Minty Scott-Watson (Mister Starbus); 2, Rowan Henderson (Cinders); 3, Iona Kerr (Murphy); 4, George Crawford (Quizzy); 5, Connie Wishart (Waros); 6, Jessica Friel (Harry); 7, Ellie Tomple (Guiness); 8, Sarah Hislop (Spirit).
Class 3 (Adult/Novice Open): 1, Angela Barrowclough (WillowGlen); 2, Katie Turner (Tadpole); 3, Camillan Martin (Wiggle); 4, Emma McCallum (Polly); 5, Louise Clark (Archie); 6, Caroline PennyCrook (Commanche Creek); 7, Fraser Ainslie (Groovy); 8, Cindy Onslow (Bailey).
Best Buccleuch: Emma McCallum.
Best Veteran: James Denne.
Class 4 (Junior/Novice Open): 1, Jeanie Robertson (Father Ted); 2, Harry Crombie (Gregale); 3, Sarah Hislop (Ammi); 4, Steph Adams (Roxy); 5, Millie Green (Miss Katy); 6, Libby Todd (Murphy).