Tag: Akuna Mattata

Nicole Shahinian-Simpson Wins $37,000 Restylane®Welcome at Split Rock Jumping Tour’s Lexington International CSI 2*

Event Operating Under COVID-19 Protocols and Guidelines at Kentucky Horse Park Lexington, Kentucky –June 19, 2020 – Nicole Shahinian-Simpson (USA) rode Akuna Mattata to victory in the $37,000 Restylane® 1.45m FEI Welcome CSI 2* at the Split Rock Jumping Tour’s (SRJT) Lexington International CSI 2*. Operating under COVID-19 […]

Nicole Shahinian-Simpson & Akuna Mattata Fly to Win $36,600 Turkish Airlines Classic CSI 4*-W at the Palm Beach Masters

Wellington, Florida, USA — Saturday, February 1, 2020 — Last to go in the $36,600  Turkish Airlines Classic CSI4*-W at Deeridge Farms, Nicole Shahinian-Simpson (USA) knew she had one more ace in her pocket aboard Akuna Mattata. “She’s very funny, she covers a lot of ground. When you […]

Mandy Porter & Milano Master the Competition in $40,000 KindredBio National Grand Prix at Temecula National Horse Show

Temecula, California, USA – April 20, 2019 – The first week of the Temecula Valley National Horse Show (TVNHS) concluded Saturday afternoon with the featured show jumping class of the week, the  $40,000 KindredBio National Grand Prix. Out of a field of 37 horse-and-athlete combinations, the Audi Grand Prix Arena, presented […]

Nicole Shahinian-Simpson & Akuna Mattata Top $100,000 1.50m Gold Tour Grand Prix CSI 3* at Blenheim Spring Classic III

San Juan Capistrano, California, USA – March 31, 2019  – Competitors brought their A-game on Sunday afternoon for the final leg of the FEI CSI 3* Gold Tour. A sizeable crowd filled the hillside cabanas, the Riders’ Lounge and the grandstands at the Blenheim EquiSports Derby Field. The challenging […]

Nicole Shahinian-Simpson & Akuna Mattata Fly to Victory in $40,000 Welcome Jumper Speed Classic CSI 4* at Las Vegas National Horse Show

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA – November 15, 2018 – Nicole Shahinian-Simpson (USA) and Akuna Mattata withstood the test of time Thursday night at the South Point Arena in Las Vegas, jumping third in the order and holding on through 44 riders to win the $40,000 FEI 1.50m Las Vegas National […]