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2013 CHSA Finals Results

Posted by on Aug 28, 2013 in News | Comments Off on 2013 CHSA Finals Results

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Janet Ellsworth and "Oberon" - 1st place 2' CT Training Hunter Schooling Class and Reserve Champion 2' CT Training Hunter Final

Caitlin Szoka and Oak Meadow's "Pelforth" - 2nd place 2' CT Training Hunter Schooling Class and 3rd place 2' CT Training Hunter Final

 

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Amy Bartholomew and "Close Up Magic" were 8th in the Modified Adult Medal on Saturday and Modified Adult Hunter Champion on Sunday!

 

 

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On Sunday, Janet and Obie brought home a 3rd place finish in the 2' Derby after scoring an 83 in the handy round!

Fun at Fairfield!

Posted by on Aug 23, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Fun at Fairfield!

Congratulations to all of the Oak Meadow riders who attended the FCHC August Show & CHJA Medal Finals!

 

Morgan Taniwha and "OMF Moncheri" competed in the CHJA Adult Hunter Classic on Friday. The pair also participated in the younger section of the CHJA Adult Medal and brought home a 12th place finish in a very competitive class!

 

Anastasia Romeo rode her "Grateful" to a 2nd and 4th in the Ever Green Hunters and a 4th, 8th, and 3rd in the hack in the Modified Children's Hunter division, as well as a 3rd in the M&S Bit O' Straw Classic. She also put in a great trip in the CHJA Children's Medal Final aboard Grateful. Additionally, Anastasia took home ribbons on "Carderock" in the Children's Equitation and Fairfield Hunters.

 

Kathy O'Conner aboard "Killian's Red" and Amy Bartholomew on "Close Up Magic" competed in a large Modified Adult Hunter division to prepare for CHSA Finals.

 

Catherine Reckmeyer brought her "Shine On" out for his first horse show in awhile and he was a superstar in the Low and Hopeful Hunters. She also showed Oak Meadow's OMF Moncheri in the CHJA Children's Medal Final.

 

Gia Sarkis piloted Anastasia Romeo's "Little Miss Fancy Pants" in the Small/Medium Children's Hunter Ponies, as well as her own "Avallach's Coco Chanel" in the CHJA Pony Medal Final.

 

Kathryn Mikolinski and Oak Meadow's "Askan" wrapped up the weekend with an 8th place finish in the $2,500 M&S/NAL/WIHS Children's/Adult Jumper Classic.

 

Happy Retirement, Moxie!

Posted by on Aug 23, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Happy Retirement, Moxie!

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After many years of service as a fantastic school horse, Moxie has found his well-deserved retirement home!

2013 CHSA Finals Qualifiers

Posted by on Aug 10, 2013 in News | Comments Off on 2013 CHSA Finals Qualifiers

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Oak Meadow congratulates our 2013 CHSA Finals Qualifiers!

 

CHSA Modified Adult Medal

Amy Bartholomew

 

Modified Adult Hunter

Killian's Red - owned & ridden by Kathy O'Connor

Close Up Magic - owned & ridden by Amy Bartholomew

 

CT Training Hunter 2'0"

Oberon - owned & ridden by Janet Ellsworth

Grateful - owned & ridden by Anastasia Romeo

Pelforth - owned by Oak Meadow & ridden by Caitlin Szoka

CHJA Finals Qualifiers

Posted by on Jul 26, 2013 in News | Comments Off on CHJA Finals Qualifiers

Congratulations to all of the Oak Meadow 2013 CHJA Medal Finals Qualifers!

 

CHJA Adult Hunter Classic

OMF Moncheri

 

CHJA Pony Medal

Gia Sarkis

 

CHJA Adult Medal

Morgan Taniwha

 

CHJA Children's Medal

Catherine Reckmeyer

Anastasia Romeo

WHC Shoreline Classic III

Posted by on Jul 13, 2013 in News | Comments Off on WHC Shoreline Classic III

7/9-13

Congratulations to Anastasia Romeo for placing 2nd in the CHJA Children's Medal and qualifying for CHJA Medal Finals in August!

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Anastasia and "Grateful" also won a large Children's Equitation Flat class and took home a pair of 4ths over fences! Additionally, they had a successful derby debut in the 2'6" Froggy Hunter Derby.

 

Also competing in the 2'6" Froggy Hunter Derby were Gia Sarkis and her pony, "Avallach's Coco Chanel".

 

Morgan Taniwha and "OMF Moncheri" placed 5th in the USHJA National Hunter Derby

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The pair were also 3rd in the $500 Low Child/Adult Jumper Classic

 

Kathryn Mikolinksi and "Askan" picked up ribbons in the High Adult Jumpers as well as in the Shoreline Jumper Classic.

WHC Shoreline II

Posted by on Jul 7, 2013 in News | Comments Off on WHC Shoreline II

7/4-7

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Morgan Taniwha & OMF Moncheri were 2nd in the $500 Low Child/Adult Jumper Classic and 1st in the M&S High Child/Adult Jumper Classic

Kathryn Mikolinski & Askan were Reserve Champion in the Adult Jumpers

Anastasia Romeo & Grateful had a successful outing in the Children's Equitation

WHC Shoreline I

Posted by on Jul 4, 2013 in News | Comments Off on WHC Shoreline I

6/30-7/2/13

Amy took the Oak Meadow crew down to the Westbrook Hunt Club to kick off the Shoreline Classic Series last weekend.

 

Morgan Taniwha & OMF Moncheri

Adult Hunters 18-35: 1st, 5th, 6th Over Fences; 2nd U/S

5th $1,500 M&S/NAL High Child/Adult Jumper Classic

 

Gia Sarkis & Avallach's Coco Chanel

Green Pony Hunters - 3rd Model; 2nd, 2nd, 3rd, 5th Over Fences; 5th U/S

CHJA Children's Medal - 4th

 

Kathryn Mikolinski & Askan

High Child/Adult Jumpers - 3rd, 3rd

CHJA Adult Medal - 3rd

NEHC Adult Medal - 3rd

 

Miranda Lee & Pelforth

Children's Equitation - 7th, 7th Over Fences; 5th Flat

 

Anastasia Romeo & Grateful

Children's Equitation - 3rd, 8th Over Fences, 6th Flat

CHJA Children's Medal - 2nd

 

 

Oak Meadow at Folly Farm

Posted by on Jul 4, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Oak Meadow at Folly Farm

6/22/13

Amy rode her own Rooster in the Connecticut Hunters and Janet Ellsworth's Oberon in the 2' CT Training Hunters, and picked up good ribbons on both in large, competitive classes.

Morgan Taniwha and OMF Moncheri were Reserve Champion in the Adult Hunters and won the CHJA Adult Medal.

Anastasia Romeo and Oak Meadow's Pelforth were 3rd in a big Children's Equitation class and also placed 4th in the CHJA Children's Medal.

Amy Bartholomew and her own Close Up Magic were Champion in the Modified Adult Equitation and won both the CHSA Modified Adult Medal and the M&S Bit o' Straw Classic.

Blue Ribbon Ventures Memorial Day Show

Posted by on May 31, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Blue Ribbon Ventures Memorial Day Show

5/27/2013

Blue Ribbon Ventures hosted a rated show at Oak Meadow on Memorial Day. We were excited to see so many riders come out to enjoy the long-awaited sun with us! Several OMF riders participated in the show as well:

Close Up Magic “Pharaoh” & Amy Bartholomew – Modified Adult Hunter Champion

Personal Best “Skippy” & Jackie Coleman – Beginner 11 & Over Equitation Champion

Oberon “Obie” & Janet Ellsworth – 2’ CT Training Hunter Reserve Champion

OMF Moncheri “Munchi” & Morgan Taniwha – Child/Adult Hunter Champion, M&S Child/Adult Hunter Classic 3rd Place, Child/Adult Jumper Champion, M&S Child/Adult Jumper Classic 2nd Place

Classy Bow Tie “Scout” & Caitlyn Szoka – Pre-Children’s Equitation Reserve Champion, FW-PHA 2’/2’6” Medal 5th Place, CHSA Pre-Children’s Medal 3rd Place