Ava Hartman and Impression finish 3rd of 45 in the WEC Ocala 3′ JR/AM Hunter Derby

Ava Hartman & Impression scoring a 91 in their first round of the WEC Ocala 3′ JR/AM Hunter Derby

Ocala, Florida – Ava Hartman and Impression (Poe) started off the WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular VII with a bang scoring a 91 their first round of the WEC Ocala 3′ JR/AM Hunter Derby. The pair followed that up with an 85 in the Handy Round call-back to finish 3rd overall out of 45 riders. Ava and Poe also competed in the Junior Hunter 3’6″ combined division and finished 2nd, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th out of 18 riders. The pair missed out on reserve champion by one point overall.

Ava Hartman and Bronson CR finishing 3rd of 28 in the NAL/WIHS Children’s Jumper Classic

Ava and Bronson CR also had a great weekend in the jumper ring. On Saturday, they finished with 4th and 5th place ribbons in the High Children’s 1.10M division (out of 23 riders). On Sunday, the pair competed in the NAL/WIHS Children’s Jumper Classic 1.10m and rode to a 3rd place finish out of 28 riders (missing the top spot by 0.358 seconds). Ava and Bronson ribboned in every class that they competed in and were clean and fast all weekend.