Daniel Coyle (IRL) & Tienna won the $131,600 ATB Financial Cup CSI 5* last Friday during ‘The National’ at Spruce Meadows in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The Irishman and the 10-year-old Canadian Sport Horse mare (For Pleasure x Polydox) earned gold honors by registering the faster time of the only two combinations with a clean scoresheet at the end of the 1.55m jump-off contest, crossing the finish line in 42.050 seconds for the victory.
Kent Farrington (USA) & Gazelle (Kashmir van Schuttershof x Indoctro) finished second, the only difference being their slower time of 44.640 seconds.
Eric Lamaze (CAN) & Fine Lady 5 (Forsyth x Drosselklang II) were the only other combination that had qualified for the jump-off, finishing third with four penalty-points and a time of 40.270 seconds during the tiebreaker.
Daniel Coyle (IRL) winner of the ATB Financial Cup raises the trophy with Curtis Stange, Chief Customer Officer of ATB Financial
Full Results here.
Source: Press Release by Spruce Meadows
Photo: © Spruce Meadows Media Services