Sam Walker & Evita Ride for the Win in $10,000 Bainbridge Companies Open Stake

Wellington, Florida, USA – April 23, 2021 – Wrapping up an exciting Friday afternoon on the grass Derby Field of the International Equestrian Center (PBIEC), a pair of winners were crowned in Section A and Section B of the $10,000 Bainbridge Companies 1.40m Open Stake.

Sam Walker (CAN) rode Evita, owned by Marbill Hill Farm, to a victory in Section A. The 19-year-old rider completed a fault-free jump-off round in an impressive time of 38.55 seconds. Paul O’Shea (IRL) finished in the runner-up spot with his own Primo Havall, leaving the jumps in their cups in a jump-off time of 38.96 seconds. Rounding out the podium to cap off a fantastic day, Sam Walker (CAN) rode his second mount Coralissa, owned by Marbill Hill Farm, to a double clear effort in 39.76 seconds.

Final Results – $10,000 Bainbridge Companies Open Stake A 1.40m

1) Sam Walker (CAN) & Evita – 0 / 0 – 38.559

2) Paul O’Shea (IRL) & Primo Havall – 0 / 0 – 38.965

3) Sam Walker (CAN) & Coralissa – 0 / 0 – 39.769

Source: Press Release by Kate Pettersen for ESP – Equestrian Sports Productions

Photo: © Sportfot