Hunter Holloway and Pepita Con SpitaClose Out GLEF IV With Win In $72,900 North Face Farm Grand Prix CSI2*
Traverse City, Mich. – Aug. 1, 2021 – The conclusion to Week IV of the Great Lakes Equestrian Festival, presented by CaptiveOne Advisors, took the form of the $72,900 North Face Farm Grand Prix CSI2* Sunday afternoon. As the sun shined on the Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel International Ring, a field of 65 international athletes were hopeful to close the week out with a win. After besting a nail-biting 12 horse jump-off, it was Hunter Holloway and Pepita Con Spita who led the victory gallop and took home the top prize.
Birthday Win for Greg Crolick and Calisto in $10,000 Traverse City Derby
The final day of Week IV at the Great Lakes Equestrian Festival, presented by CaptiveOne Advisors, began Friday morning at the Flintfields Horse Park, featuring an exciting day of hunter and jumper sport. As one of the highlight classes of the day, the Polk Family Hunter Ring saw 45 horse-and-athlete pairs put their names forward for the $10,000 Traverse City Derby. Turning in an overall score of 181 for their two rounds of effort, Greg Crolick and Jon Cotton’s Calisto wore the first place ribbon as they led the victory gallop at the conclusion of the class.