Competition concluded at The Fork at Tryon International Equestrian Center on Sunday, April 7, with a victory for Boyd Martin and Christine Turner’s 12-year-old Trakehner gelding (Windfall PG x Thabana), Tsetserleg. The pair raced around the 2.3-mile White Oak cross-country track in ample time, placing them ahead of the 4* group with a final score of 35.0.
The CCI4*-S standings remained unchanged at The Fork presented by Luck Clays Farm, as Liz Halliday-Sharp bested the top two division spots with Fernhill By Night (28.80) and Deniro Z (30.10), after the second phase of competition at Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) on Saturday. Boyd Martin (USA) and Tsetserleg will also ride into Sunday’s final phase on the White Oak Cross-Country Course in their previous third place position, with a score of 30.20.
When Mexico’s Daniela Moguel first arrived at Tryon International Equestrian Center a year ago for The Fork, she had no idea that big transitions were on the horizon. At 35, Daniela was an accomplished eventer and business owner in Mexico City, running a thriving equestrian operation with her husband Souli.
CCI4*-S Competition commenced today at Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC), with a group of talented horse-and-rider combinations returning to the home of the FEI World Equestrian Games™ Tryon 2018 (WEG), to compete at The Fork, presented by Luck Clays Farm.