Traverse City, Mich. – Sept. 10, 2021 – The third day of competition at the Traverse City Tournament of Champions saw a continuation of the Silver Oak Jumper Tournament, presented by The Davis McCullough Foundation. Taking center stage in the Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel International Ring Friday afternoon was the $36,600 GGT Footing Welcome Stake CSI3*. Not only were valuable points up for grabs towards the coveted CaptiveOne Advisors Open Jumper Rider Bonus, each athlete was hopeful to put forth a solid effort in order to qualify for a spot in Sunday’s highlight event, the $137,000 Agero Grand Prix CSI3*. Out of a total of 37 athletes, it was Israel’s Sydney Shulman and Villamoura who emerged victorious to take home the top prize.
Anna Wilks and Miss Blue Win Blue in Equiline 1.30m Jumper Championship
Kicking off another day of top sport at the Flintfields Horse Park for the Traverse City Tournament of Champions, 35 horse-and-rider combinations made their way under the arch of the Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel International Ring for the final jumping effort before the crowning of the Equiline 1.30m Jumper championship. Besting the competitive field to take home the blue ribbon in the final class and the championship tricolor was Anna Wilks and Fly Seby LLC’s Miss Blue.