Translated from French, the word ?puissance? means power ? and that's exactly what horse and rider pairs will need to soar to record-breaking heights during Friday?s Alltech National Horse Show Puissance.
November 5, 2011--Richard Spooner and Cristallo set the pace with tidy inside turns and a clear effort, beating Great Britain's Nick Skelton aboard Carlo 273 by just three-tenths of a second. Jessica Springsteen and Cincinatti Le Silla rounded out the three as the fastest four-fault combination during the short course.
November 3, 2011--McLain Ward and Rothchild led the victory gallop. Pan American Individual and Team Gold Medalist Christine McCrea followed in second aboard Avenir while Lauren Hough and Quick Study were third.
October 24, 2011--Alfano and Jersey Boy secured the championship honors for the division after winning two first place ribbons and a second place ribbon over fences, as well as completing a beautiful round in the High Performance Working Hunter Handy class earning the top honors.
October 20, 2011-- Mario Deslauriers rode Cella to victory in the $30,000 Pennsylvania National "Big Jump" Open Jumper class at the 66th Annual Pennsylvania National Horse Show.