Spruce Meadows, Calgary, Alberta, Canada –June 09, 2023 – Friday’s only FEI 5* competition at Spruce Meadows was The Mustangs 1.55m jump off competition. Entries looked to challenge FEI Course Designer Marina Azevedo’s 550m track that featured 12 obstacles (15 jumping efforts), including the open water jump.
Nine entries successfully navigated the first round track clearing all the jumping efforts under the time allowed of 83s. Daniel Coyle (IRL) gave himself two chances at a first place finish but it was aboard Ivory TCS that he locked down the victory. Posting a jump off ride in a time of 45.06s he would not be caught. Adrienne Sternlicht (USA), Kent Farrington (USA), Santiago Lambre (BRA) and Nayel Nassar (EGY) rounded out the top five placings respectively.
Final Results – $80,000 The Mustangs Jump-off Challenge CSI 5*
1) Daniel Coyle (IRL) & Ivory TCS – 0 / 0 – 45.06
2) Adrienne Sternlicht (USA) & Faquitol S – 0 / 0 – 45.31
3) Kent Farrington (USA) & Landon – 0 / 0 – 48.76
Source: Press Release from Spruce Meadows Media
Photos: © Spruce Meadows / Mike Sturk