Victoria Colvin, LLC Wraps Up Successful Four Weeks at Great Lakes Equestrian Festival

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Colvin and Pitch Perfect Victorious in $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby to End WCHR Week
During GLEF Week II, Colvin and Pitch Perfect bested a field of 33 horses and riders, taking advantage of all of the high options, during the $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby, sponsored by Camping World. Colvin and the 10-year-old Warmblood gelding earned the high score of 91 in the first round, followed by an 88.5 from the judges in the handy round for a total score of 179.5.
To read the full coverage of Colvin’s Derby win, and to watch her winning round and post-class interview, please click here.
Colvin’s Always Shows Off Versatility With Titles in Both Rings
Victoria Colvin, LLC’s gelding Always proved that his prowess in both the hunter and jumper disciplines during GLEF, with wins in both rings. During GLEF Week I, Colvin rode Always to a win in a 5-Year-Old Young Jumpers class, and the pair were later crowned champions in the 3’3″ Performance Working Hunters during GLEF Week IV.
Strong Week I Performance for Colvin in the $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby
To kick off GLEF during its first week of competition, Colvin piloted Pitch Perfect, owned by Adele Norton, to second place and Harper Lee, owned by Laura Karet, to third place in the $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby. The 19-year-old professional racked in another top placing aboard Karet’s Caliber, finishing in sixth position.
Click here to watch Colvin’s clear round aboard Chagrand.
Victoria Colvin, LLC Joins Forces with George Morris
Colvin teamed up with world-renowned trainer George H. Morris during her time in Traverse City, riding GHM Showjumpers, LLC’s Chagrand to multiple clear rounds in the 1.35m and 1.30m jumpers over the course of four weeks.
Other top results from Colvin’s time at Great Lakes Equestrian Festival include:
WEEK 1
 
JUMPERS

1st Place – 1.00m Jumper / Paloma / Daniel Viviani

HUNTERS
Champion – Treesdale Farm Green Hunter 3′ / Snowday / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
Champion – Green Hunter 3’3″ / Flint / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
Reserve – Green Hunter 3’3″ / Antinori / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
Champion – Green Hunter USHJA Incentive Stake / Flint / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
Reserve – Green Hunter USHJA Incentive Stake / Snowday / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
Champion – Sugar Run Farm High Performance Hunter / Koala / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
Reserve – Performance Working Hunter 3’3″ / Libretto / Brad Wolf

WEEK 2

 
HUNTERS

Champion – Treesdale Farm Green Hunter 3′ / Capote / Kelsey Spence
Champion – Green Hunter 3’3″ /  Flint / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
Champion – Performance Working Hunter 3’6″ / Cuba / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
Reserve – GLEF Open Hunter 3′ / Saratoga / Laura Karet
WEEK 3
JUMPERS
1st Place – 1.10m Jumper / First Take RCF / Rivercross Farm
2nd Place – 1.35m Jumper / Chagrand / GHM Showjumpers, LLC
Reserve – 1.30m Jumper / I Love Lucy / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
HUNTERS
Champion – Treesdale Farm Green Hunter 3′ / Snowday / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
Champion – Green Hunter 3’3″ / Antinori / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
Champion – Performance Working Hunter 3’6″ / Pitch Perfect / Adele Norton
Reserve – Performance Working Hunter 3’3″ / Paloma / Daniel Viviani

WEEK 4

JUMPERS
1st Place – 1.35m Jumper / I Love Lucy / John & Stephanie Ingram, LLC
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