Canadian Reining Athletes Qualify for 2014 World Equestrian Games Selection Finals

OTTAWA, ON Sept 20 2013 - Canadian reining talent took to the ring last week at the FEI AQR 2013 CRI3* held September 16 - 19, in Blainville, QC  in their bid to qualify for the 2014 WEG Selection Final to be held next spring. Five riders put their best spins and slides into play earning their berth at the finals.

The WEG Selection Final will be an FEI (CRI) event held in Canada after the qualification period has ended (April 30th, 2014). The date and location will be announced by February 15th, 2014.

To qualify athletes must have achieved a score of 68 or greater under one judge or a minimum of 136 or 204 under a two or three judge system respectively, at four different CRIs (two of which must be Canadian CRI 3*s) during the qualification period (October 1, 2010 to April 30, 2014).

 

Blainville Results:

Monday

Placing/ Rider/ Hometown/ Horse/ Score

1st/ Dany Tremblay/ St. Pie, QC/ Tuckers Lil Shooter/ 142.00

2nd/ Dany Tremblay/ St. Pie, QC/ Smart Lookin Juice/141.5

2nd/ Josiane Gauthier/ Lucama, NC/ Plum Tinseled/ 141.5

4th/ Cody Sapergia/ Ardmore, OK/ Stella Tag/ 140.5

5th/ Matthew Hudson/ Marieville, QC/ Its All About Smart/ 138.5

6th/ Patrice St-Onge/ Gainville, TX/ Mr. Star Chic Olena/ 136.5

6th/ Josiane Gauthier/ Lucama, NC/ Nu Circle Of Hearts/ 136.5

8th/ Matthew Hudson/ Marieville, QC/ Wiz IB A Star/ 132.5

9th/ Matthew Hudson/ Marieville, QC/ Tango Wiz At The Bar/ 131.5

 

Tuesday

Placing/ Rider /Horse/ Score

1st/ Matthew Hudson/ Its All About Smart/ 144.5

2nd/ Dany Tremblay/ Smart Lookin Juice/ 143.0

3rd/ Patrice ST-Onge/ Mr Star Chic Olena/ 142.0

4th/ Dany Tremblay/ Tuckers Lil Shooter/ 141.0

5th/ Josiane Gauthier/ Plum Tinseled/ 141.0

6th/ Cody Sapergia/ Stella Tag/ 140.0

6th/ Josiane Gauthier/ Nu Circle Of Hearts/ 140.0

8th/ Matthew Hudson/ Wiz IB A Star/ 139.5

9th/ Matthew Hudson/ Tango Wiz At The Bar/ 134.0

 

Wednesday

Placing/ Rider /Horse/ Score

1st/ Patrice St-Onge/ Mr Star Chic Olena/ 143.0

2nd/ Dany Tremblay/ Smart Lookin Juice/ 142.0

3rd/ Josiane Gauthier/ Nu Circle Of Hearts/ 141.5

3rd/ Matthew Hudson/ Wiz IB A Star/ 141.5

5th/ Dany Tremblay/ Tuckers Lil Shooter/ 141.0

6th/ Cody Sapergia/ Stella Tag/ 140.5

7th/ Josiane Gauthier/ Plum Tinseled/ 132.0

 

Thursday

Placing/ Rider /Horse/ Score

1st/ Josiane Gauthier/Plum Tinseled/ 145.0

2nd/ Patrice St-Onge/ Mr Star Chic Olena/ 143.0

3rd/ Matthew Hudson/Wiz IB A Star/ 142.5

4th/ Matthew Hudson/ Its All About Smart/ 142.0

5th/ Josiane Gauthier/ Nu Circle of Hearts/ 141.0

6th/ Dany Tremblay/ Tuckers Lil Shooter/ 140.0

7th/ Cody Sapergia/ Stella Tag/ 139.0

 

Chiliwack Results:

Placing/ Rider/ Horse/ Score

1st/ Lisa Coutler/ Vernon, BC/ Western Whiz/ 144.0

1st/ Lisa Coutler/ Western Whiz/ 147.0

1st/ Lisa Coutler/ Western Whiz/ 146.0

CRI3* qualifying events were recently held in both Chilliwack, BC and Blainville, QC the following six reiners are now qualified to compete in the Selection Finals to be held in the spring of 2014:

Rider/ Qualifier

Lisa Coulter, BC/ Chiliwack, BC

Josiane Gauthier, NC/ Blainville, QC

Matt Hudson, QC/ Blainville, QC

Patrice St.Onge, TX/ Blainville, QC

Cody Sapergia, OK/ Blainville, QC

Dany Tremblay, QC/ Blainville, QC

 

 

 

  

 




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