Lexington, Kentucky, USA – June 11, 2021 – Sydney Shulman (ISR) and Villamoura rode to a brilliant win in the $37,000 Restylane 1.45m Welcome CSI 2* last Friday during the first week of the Split Rock Hunter Jumper Classic CSI 2* at Kentucky Horse Park.
Riding Jill Shulman’s speedy 12-year-old bay Selle Français mare (Diamant de Semilly x Unknown), Shulman overcame 10 other combinations in the jump-off, clearing all the obstacles before crossing the finish line in 37.360 seconds.
Caelinn Leahy (USA) and Coldplay 31 (Cassini II x Phantom) registered the second fastest jump-off effort of the 1.45m challenge, securing silver honors in 38.500 seconds.
Willie Tynan (IRL) and Ballinteskin Joe (KEC Maximum Joe x Aldi Clover) claimed the third spot on the podium backed by a clean scorecard and a final time of 39.830 seconds.
Final Results – $37,000 Restylane Welcome CSI 2*
1) Sydney Shulman (ISR) & Villamoura – 0 / 0 – 37.360
3) Willie Tynan (IRL) & Ballinteskin Joe – 0 / 0 – 39.830
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