Belinda Trussell & Carlucci Win Ottawa CDI1* Intermediate 1 Pan American Games Qualifier

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Belinda Trussell and Carlucci. File photo. © SusanJStickle.com

OTTAWA, Ontario, May 18, 2019–Olympic rider Belinda Trussell and Carlucci won the Intermediate 1 Saturday in the first victory for the pair in their campaign to go to the Pan American Games at the end of July.

Belinda and thr 14-year-old Hanoverian gelding scored 73.333% for the win with Lindsay Kellock on Floratina second on 72.5495 and Tina Irwin on Laurencio third on 72.157%.

Belinda, who rode for Canada at the 2004 and 2016 Olympics, four World Equestrian Games as well as the silver medal team at the 2015 Pan Ams, did not compete Carlucci in 2018 but returned to the Florida circuit this year to seek a place on the Pan Am team.

The Int. 1 completed qualifying requirements for most combinations seeking consideration for Canada’s team of mixed Big and Small Tour horses and riders for the Pan Ams in Lima, Peru. A qualifying competition was were required after April 1 and following the winter circuits in Florida and California for combinations seeking to be on the team that will aim to earn of two places in Lima to start at the Olympics in Tokyo in 2020.

Canada has not yet announced a decision on the makeup of the Pan Am team, but it must include one Grand Prix pair to gain an Olympic berth.

Results:

CDI1* Intermediate 1
E: Lopes – POR C: Prain – FRA M: Bouwhuis – CAN
Rider Nat. Horse E M Total
Trussell, Belinda CAN Carlucci 70.588 76.029 73.382 73.333
Kellock, Lindsay CAN Floratina 74.118 71.765 71.765 72.549
Irwin, Tina CAN Laurencio 71.618 72.794 72.059 72.157
Kellock, Lindsay CAN Final Cut 66.471 73.676 68.088 69.412
Chia, Ariana CAN Fiderflame 69.412 70.147 67.353 68.971
MacLachlan, Nancy CAN Dreo 67.647 69.265 68.382 68.431
Ishoy, Kahla CAN San Remo 68.235 68.824 67.059 68.039
Strasser, Evi CAN Story Tyme 66.471 65.882 67.941 66.765
Bell, Lori CAN Flirt 64.706 67.941 66.912 66.520
Costello, Jessica CAN Cosmos 62.794 68.235 64.265 65.098
Fortmuller, Pia Virginia CAN First Connection 64.118 63.529 66.029 64.559
Adams, Laurel CAN Daegan 62.794 65.000 63.971 63.922
Ferrando, Patricia VEN Zen 62.794 64.559 63.235 63.529
Yarur, Virginia CHI E Rava 65.206 62.706 61.824 63.245
Walker-basak, Amy USA Duke 61.324 55.147 60.882 59.118
Kavey, Allison USA Cacharel 56.471 58.676 59.706 58.284