Madison Olvert Triumphs in Taylor Harris Insurance Services National Horse Show Adult Equitation Championship 18-24
Lexington, Ky. – October 28, 2021 – Competition at the 2021 National Horse Show (NHS) continued Thursday, October 28, bringing adult equitation athletes back to the Alltech Arena for the second day of top sport. A marquee event for the National Horse Show, the Taylor Harris Insurance Services (THIS) NHS Adult Equitation Championship is one of the most coveted titles for competitive adult amateur riders. For the first year ever, the prestigious class was split into two separate championships, one for athletes between the ages of 18 and 24, and one for athletes over the age of 25. In the Taylor Harris Insurance Services NHS Adult Equitation Championship 18-24, it was Madison Olvert aboard Green Book that rode to victory after two over fences rounds and a flat phase.
Claire Stevenson Claims Victory in the THIS NHS Adult Equitation 25 & Over Championship
The highly anticipated Taylor Harris Insurance Services (THIS) National Horse Show (NHS) Adult Equitation Championship 25 & Over was featured Thursday, October 28, in the Alltech Arena at the 138th National Horse Show. A total of 51 horse-and-rider combinations tried their hand at the challenging 10-obstacle course for round one, and 24 pairs returned for round two. In the end, Claire Stevenson and Audi 2000 Z came out on top to claim the championship honors. Dominique Mungin and Rockingham were awarded reserve champion, while Kiera Phlipot and Red Roc rounded out the top three.