Owned by Bushgrove Endurance (Rodney Currey and Kristie Wright) and ridden beautifully by Rodney, this is Hana's first 80km. This lovely mare is a Chip Chase Sadaqa granddaughter. Photo: S&B Photography & Videography
Indy Bonham riding her pure Crabbet stallion in his first 40km event. Billy is by Wonders Never Cease out of Mill Park Tanganyika and will be standing at Bridle Track Arabians this season to a limited number of mares. Billy has also had a very successful show season.
Al Caslick of Soulmate Endurance riding for 2nd Heavyweight.
Rainbow On Fire & Trian Moir Jasper
Tanja Zimmerman riding the Best Managed Standardbred and her daughter, Jasmin on her Part Arabian gelding in the 40km event
Nicola Mepham riding her pocket rocket Arabian mare for 1st Lightweight in a time of 3:58. Nicola and Orsum also placed 3rd LW at Tumbarumba and 3rd LW at the recent Roseberg ride. This little mare is one to watch.
Owned by Kristie Wright, this mare needs no introduction. She's done it all and Kristie tells us she has been off being a Mama so this is her first ride back. Ridden by Sarah Parker. Photo: S&B Photography & Videography
Oso Kingfisher & Littlebanks Integrity
Ben Hudson riding Oso owned Arabian gelding and Tiana Baldock on Ben's Arabian gelding in the 40km event
Katrina Newitt looking super stoked on Leg 2 of the 80km riding the lovely Zara owned by Peter and Shirley Clarke. Zara is by River Oak Tabu who has sired many good endurance horses. Photo: S&B Photography & Videography
Team Castlebar in the 80km event
Sharyn Coulston on Castlebar Cougar, Tahlia Franke on Castlebar Normandie and Alan Lindsay riding Castlebar Spectre
The always lovely Scotty Davenport riding his part Arab gelding for 4th Heavyweight in the 80km event
Brett Willis riding purebred gelding in the 80km event.
Little Superstar right here
11yo Faith Johnson and her Mum, Greta riding in the 40km on Box Hill Pocket Rocket and Henley Farm Rakkad.
Maddy Hooper flying along the start of Leg 2. Maddy is another Junior star in the making. Photo: S&B Photography & Videography
Shellal Blue & Shellal Jive
Dad and daughter duo, Shelley and Brad Jones out in the 80km
Noni Seagrim of Fieryrange and Diva (owned by Von Mitchell) having a quiet pick. This mare is one of only 2 daughters left in Australia from the famous mare Yamamah (Kurrajong Concord) and sired by the influential Kevisan Park Kentucky Blue owned by Castlebar Arabians.
The always smiling and ever inspirational Sue Todd on her Appaloosa mare in the 80km event
Jodi Dewick riding her homebred Arabian mare in the 80km
Bara Park Rhesus
Ridden by Arabella Ward, this is Rhesus' 2nd x 80km ride. This lovely grey gelding is sired by Fenwick Rhan. Photo: S&B Photography & Videography
Anne Bailey on her lovely Standardbred mare in the 40km
Box Hill Jackpot
Kate Pilley of Central Ranges Endurance Club riding 10yo Arabian gelding. Jackpot was the 2020 Matar Stables Bullio Cup Winner over 120km.
Star and Spirit
Lovely couple, Julia and Peter Salon riding in the 10km. Photo: S&B Photography & Videography
1st Junior Tahnaya Mercieca on a mission. Jester is 9yo Arabian gelding owned by Allan Caslick and this is Jester's 6th win. Lots more to come for this lovely chestnut.
Jamal Desert Mist
Joey Davis riding her pocket rocket in off the first leg of the 80km. Misty is by Wings Image who is by super sire Chip Chase Sadaqa. She has successfully completed many 80km rides and 2 x 160km rides, one of which being the 2019 Tom Quilty Gold Cup.
Owned and ridden by Kristie Wright, Allyjah is a 14yo stallion who has successfully completed 2 Tom Quilty Gold Cups, one for a 4th Lightweight placing with an international rider. Great to see Allyjah and Kristie out and about together. Photo: S&B Photography & Videography
Blake's Heaven Carousel
Jeremy Banwell coming in off the first leg in the 80km event