Michael Barisone & HF Victor Win Kentucky Grand Prix, Special in 1st CDI Outings

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Michael Barisone and HF Victor. © 2013 SsanJStickle.com
Michael Barisone and HF Victor. © 2013 SsanJStickle.com

LEXINGTON, Kentucky, May 24–Michael Barisone rode HF Victor in the 11-year-old Trakehner gelding’s third time ever competing to win the Grand Prix at the Kentucky Dressage Association’s Spring Warm-up CDI3* Friday.

Michael of Long Valley, New Jersey and Victor (Gribaldi x Miana x Burggraaf) scored 67.66 per cent for a narrow win over Anna Marek of Williston, Florida on Unico G on 67.17 per cent with Tami Batts of Greensboro, North Carolina and Ranko in third on 64.149 per cent.

Michael has been working with Victor for four years but held off competing the horse until this winter when he performed at Grand Prix in two national shows in Florida.

In Friday’s Grand Prix the pair received a high score of 70.319 per cent from Lois Yukins of the United States and a low of 64.894 from Brenda Minor of Canada.

Michael and Victor claimed the Special on Sunday with 68.208 per cent while Tami and Ranko, the only other pair in the class, scored 65.521 per cent.

Anna Marek and Unico G won the Freestyle with a score of 70.175 per cent and James Koford of Wellngton, Florida on Galant were on 66.600 per cent. Only two combinations contested the Freestyle.

Results:

GRAND PRIX E: Graham -GBR H: Lopardo Grana-ARG C: Ayers-USA M: Yukins-USA B: Minor-CAN 
E H C M B Total
1. HF VICTOR MICHAEL BARISONE
VIRGINIA ALLING
NJ 66.915     69.043     67.128     70.319     64.894     67.66% 
2. UNICO G ANNA MAREK
ANNA MAREK
FL 65.213     67.447     67.553     66.383     69.255     67.17% 
3. RANKO TAMI BATTS
TAMI BATTS
NC 62.766     66.596     64.574     65.106     61.702     64.149% 
4. GALANT JAMES KOFORD
LAUREN HAMPTON
KY 61.383     64.787     62.979     63.511     64.681     63.468% 
  PRIX ST. GEORGES E: Graham -GBR H: Lopardo Grana-ARG C: Ayers-USA M: Yukins-USA B: Minor-CAN 
E H C M B Total
1. ZANIA JAMI KMENT
JAMI KMENT
NE 64.868     67.237     70.658     69.211     71.842     68.763% 
2. WHITMAN VERA KESSELS-BARISONE
JANE SUWALSKY
NJ 67.105     68.158     70.789     66.184     67.105     67.868% 
3. WAKEUP EMILY JUCHSER WAGNER
EMILY JUCHSER WAGNER
KS 68.289     64.474     68.421     67.105     68.684     67.395% 
4. ROSA CHA W SILVA MARTIN
ROSA CHA SYNDICATE
PA 62.368     67.763     68.816     67.632     66.184     66.553% 
5. CALIMAR CLAIRE DARNELL
CLAIRE DARNELL
TX 62.500     67.237     65.395     70.789     66.579     66.5% 
6. RIVER SIDE LADY DEBBIE HILL
ROBBIE RICE
AL 64.474     66.316     66.316     64.342     63.421     64.974% 
7. ALI BABA B SUSAN POSNER
AUDREY NARDUCCI
KY 61.184     63.421     64.737     61.053     61.974     62.474% 
8. NICK OF TIME LYNNE LAVERS
LYNNE LAVERS
TN 57.237     63.947     59.474     59.737     60.658     60.211%