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1 2 The Equestrian NSW Interschool Championships were without whom this massive event would not be possible. again held in March and we were fortunate to have Equestrian NSW are also thankful for the cooperation and lovely autumn weather over the 4 days with almost 500 enthusiasm of the schools and competitors as without competitors and their horses in top class competition. We their volunteers this event would not be possible. are so fortunate to have such a world class venue such The overall school point scores were hotly contested with as SIEC and this is one of the very few events which uses a tight finish. Champion Senior School was won by Hills nearly all of the facilities at once. Grammar School and Champion Junior School was taken The Interschool event was again run by an enthusiastic out by St Pauls Grammar at Cranebrook. committee of Vicki Burgess (event coordinator and Champion Junior Rider eventing phase head), Michelle Becchio (dressage phase – Victoria Wicks riding Willowcroft Regal Ensign head), Joanne Cocksedge (showman coordinator), Linda Reserve Champion Junior Rider Beneke (jumping phase head), Liz Jones (volunteer – Matilda Seppelt riding Chilli Hot Chips coordinator), Judy Fasher (event director), Wendy Cohen Champion Intermediate Rider (event director) and Elysha Sargent (event coordinator). – Isobel Pye riding Clarke Stud Prince Other vital staff were Jim Scobie (TD), Andrea Webb Reserve Champion Intermediate Rider (EA Steward), Sally Smith (scorer), Kia Sanders, Derek – Rachel Adam riding Neversfelde Whisper Major, Selina Sylvester, Bill Matthews, Renee Haberland, Champion Senior Rider Tina Stafford (who’s expertise in sorting draws is – Teegan Ashby riding Rockingham No Reason unbelievable), Ming Thompson and countless others Reserve Champion Senior Rider – Katherine Farrell riding Luxor 118 Equal Champion Vaulter – Lani Maher and Lee Briggs Combined Training Champion – Izabella Stone and KS Rameau Combined Training Reserve Champion – Matilda Seppelt and Chilli Hot Chips Eventing Champion – Teegan Ashby and Rockingham No Reason Eventing Reserve Champion – Izabella Stone and Kinnordy Ghasi Showman Champion – Teegan Ashby and Rockingham No Reason Showman Reserve Champion – Grace Kaveney and Tuff Mania Dressage Champion – Katherine Farrell and Luxor 118 Dressage Reserve Champion – Cassandra Brett and Northern Coroebus Jumping Champion – Mimi Tym and Durgari Jumping Reserve Champion – Xenia Brooks and Miss Golightly The Interschool Committee have big plans for 2012 and are looking forward to putting them into place! 1) AM7 100cm - Victoria Temm on Cyclone Morten 2) 1 star eventer - Eleanor Miller on Kaloona Grace 3 3) Interschool competitor – what a tail! - Michelle Becchio 58


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