Wellington, Florida, USA – April 09, 2021 – The team at Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP) congratulates the Circuit Champions for the 2021 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF). Featuring 13 weeks of world-class jumper, hunter, and equitation competition at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) in Wellington, FL, this year’s circuit was a great success.
The Chapot family has a long tradition of winning jumper divisions at WEF and it was no different once again. Laura Chapot (USA) of Neshanic Station, New Jersey, once again earned the award for best Overall Jumper Rider. The American was supreme as the best overall rider of the circuit after tallying a total of 1968 points, popping the champagne with victories in three other divisions:
- Lugano Diamons WEF Overall Jumper Owner
- Bainbridge Companies 1.40m Open Jumper aboard Calafornia
- CabanaCoast 1.35m Open Jumper riding Umberto
Besides being placed consistently in these divisions, the American registered the following important wins:
- $6,000 Bainbridge Companies 1.40m Jumpers Section A
- $6,000 Bainbridge Companies 1.40m Jumpers Section B
- $6,000 Bainbridge Companies 1.40m Jumpers
- $37,000 Gold Coast Feed & Nutrition Classic CSI 2*
Moreover, Chapot achieved what no other rider high-level showjumper did at the 13-week-long circuit, claiming the top four spots in the California-split class, simply amazing!
The 2021 Winter Equestrian Festival Circuit Champion Awards go to the top finishers in every division, based on prize money or points won.
Thanks go to the riders, trainers, grooms, owners, staff, vendors, and sponsors on a wonderful 2021 circuit. ESP wishes everyone a safe and healthy year.
Source: Press Release (edited) from Palm Beach International Equestrian Center – PBIEC / Equestrian Sport Productions – ESP
Photos: © Sportfot