Ashley Holzer & Mango Eastwood Win Wellington CDI3* Grand Prix, 4th Victory in 5 Big Tour Starts

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Ashley Holzer and Mango Eastwood competing at the Global Dressage Festival. © 2020 Ken Braddick/dressage-news.com

WELLINGTON, Florida, Mar. 12, 2020–Ashley Holzer rode Mango Eastwood to victory in the Adequan Global Dressage Festival CDI3* Grand Prix Thursday for the fourth victory in five starts at Big Tour beginning last month.

Ashley and the 11-year-old KWPN gelding owned by Diane Fellows scored 71.281% for the win. Ashley, a four-time Olympian for Canada who now rides for the United States, is based in Wellington.

Canada’s Jill Irving and Degas, who have trained with Ashley for several years, placed second on 71.239%.

Jill and Degas, an 18-year-old Hanoverian gelding, were on Canada’s gold medal team at the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru last July.

Alice Tarjan of Frenchtown, New Jersey and Candescent were third on 69.544%, the first Big Tour competition in five years for Alice. Candescent was bought by Alice from an online video, as she does with all her young horses that she develops.

A;lice Tarjan and Candescent. © 2020 SusanJStickle.com

  Results:

CDI3* Grand Prix for Special

                      Judges:        
            Judges     Thomas Lang Magnus Ringmark Christof Umbach Heidi Berry Elke Ebert    
Place   Score %   Nat. Athlete Horse     E H C M B    
1.   71.282   USA Ashley Holzer Mango Eastwood     66.522 73.804 74.565 69.891 71.630    
2.   71.239   CAN Jill Irving Degas 12     72.065 71.630 70.870 71.739 69.891    
3.   69.544   USA Alice Tarjan Candescent     70.326 71.522 68.261 71.739 65.870    
4.   68.152   CAN Chris Von Martels Eclips     67.935 71.087 66.413 68.804 66.522    
5.   68.087   USA James Koford Adiah HP     66.848 67.065 69.130 68.913 68.478    
6.   67.761   CAN Jaimey Irwin Donegal V     66.522 67.935 68.696 68.587 67.065    
7.   67.717   USA Sarah Lockman First Apple     65.326 70.326 68.261 68.696 65.978    
8.   67.283   USA Susan Dutta Don Design DC     69.239 66.522 68.043 66.957 65.652    
9.   66.848   USA Katie Poag Zonnekoning     65.109 67.065 70.652 66.739 64.674    
10.   66.761   CHI Virginia Yarur Ronaldo     66.087 67.500 66.304 66.739 67.174    
11.   66.696   AUS Kelly Layne Samhitas     65.870 66.413 69.022 66.739 65.435    
12.   66.282   USA Catherine Haddad Staller Frankie     66.630 66.630 66.522 66.630 65.000    
13.   66.217   USA Patricia Becker Freedom     66.848 64.891 65.761 66.630 66.957    
14.   66.196   USA Jennifer Schrader-Williams Millione     65.978 66.413 69.457 63.913 65.217    
15.   66.174   CAN Christilot Boylen Rockylane     66.522 66.848 67.391 65.326 64.783    
16.   65.587   CAN Tina Irwin Fancy That     64.739 65.609 68.652 65.174 63.761    
17.   64.717   GEO Joanne Vaughan Elmegardens Marquis     63.152 65.217 64.891 65.435 64.891    
18.   64.609   MEX Martha Fernanda Del Valle Quirarte Dynamic RS     65.978 65.000 63.152 65.326 63.587    
19.   64.587   SUI Barbara Bertschinger Sir Schiwago     63.587 66.196 65.435 65.435 62.283    
20.   64.196   CAN Eiren Crawford Godot SSF     62.717 68.261 61.630 63.587 64.783    
21.   63.957   CAN Evi Strasser Déjà Vu Tyme     63.152 63.370 65.000 64.565 63.696    
22.   63.630   USA Jodie Kelly-Baxley Caymus     65.326 64.783 63.261 65.543 59.239    
23.   62.391   USA Andreanna Patzwald Hudson 18     60.109 63.261 62.174 64.022 62.391    
24.   62.348   USA Nora Batchelder W Gangster Girl     63.043 61.739 61.957 63.478 61.522    
25.   61.674   USA Adrienne Pot Bon-Ami     61.522 60.217 62.609 63.587 60.435    
26.   60.891   USA Michael Pineo Farrington     60.326 61.957 61.304 62.174 58.696    
27.   60.130   USA Elisabeth Austin Steeped In Luck     58.043 59.022 61.304 62.826 59.457    
EL.       USA Jessica Kozel Revelin                  
EL.       CAN Liz Steacie Callahan                  
EL.       CRC Gloriana Herrera Vampiro De Pereto