David Beisel and Aezalia Take $7,500 Futures Prix 1.30m Win

David Beisel and Azealia capture the $7,500 Futures Prix win. Photo by Winslow Photography

David Beisel and his own Azealia (Quintero x Salma) took top honors in the $7,500 Futures Prix 1.30m at the World Equestrian Center—Ohio Winter Classic 19, besting a field of 23 with a jump off time of 28.888. It was the second $7,500 Futures Prix win for Beisel and the 13-year-old Holsteiner mare in as many weeks.

David Beisel & Azealia Take Top Honors in the $7,500 Futures Prix

Earlier in the day, David Beisel and his own Azealia (Quintero x Salma) took top honors in the $7,500 Futures Prix 1.30m besting a field of 23 with a jump off time of 28.888. It was the second $7,500 Futures Prix win for Beisel and the 13-year-old Holsteiner mare in as many weeks.

Summer Hill and Hakuna Matata (Corland x Olrusa) owned by Ashland Farms grabbed a second place finish in this afternoon’s class, with a jump off time of 29.992. Hill of Lexington, Kentucky, and the 9-year-old gray KWPN mare stopped the timers in just 33.798 seconds. Earlier this week the pair earned a third place finish in the $5,000 World Equestrian Center Welcome Stake.

Summer Hill and Hakuna Matata on form for a 2nd place finish.

Rounding out the top three in the class So Live Helau and Keely McIntosh negotiated a clear jump off round with a time of 30.166 seconds. McIntosh and So Live Helau (Dollar Du Murier x Ador De La Crasne) have a strong history of top placings at the World Equestrian Center. A 15-year-old Selle Francais gelding, So Live Helau is owned by Jenny Booth of Booth Show Jumpers, Georgetown, Kentucky.

Keely McIntosh and So Live Helau rounded out the top three in the $7,500 Futures Prix.

$7,500 Futures Prix Results

  1. Azealia, David Beisel – 0 | 0 | 28.888
  2. Hakuna Matata, Summer Hill – 0 | 0 | 29.992
  3. So Live Helau, Keely McIntosh – 0 | 0 | 30.166
  4. Vegas H, David Beisel – 0 | 0 | 30.379
  5. Ecuador W, Logan Taylor – 0 | 0 | 30.696
  6. Gyloma, Erika Thornell – 0 | 0 | 31.392
  7. El Classico, Caroline Nadalin – 0 | 0 | 33.586
  8. Jarocco Blue, Sam Berry – 0 | 0 | 34.165
  9. Cademuir, Celia Bresch – 0 | 0 | 35.009
  10. Z Love Story, Jill Gaffney – 0 | 4 | 27.800

Photos courtesy of Winslow Photography.

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