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Aspen Farms Horse Trials: Preliminary Divisions Photo Highlights

preliminary-level-dressagePreliminary level horses and riders competed in two divisions for cash and prizes at Aspen Farms Horse Trials on September 6-8, 2013. Tamra Smith and Fleur de Lis of California won the Open Preliminary division and USEA Area VII Championships on their dressage score of 21.8. Maggie Rikard and her off-the-track Thoroughbred, Took A Chance, won the Newton Amateur Preliminary division. Final competition scores are available online at Startbox Scoring, here.

Preliminary division awards ceremony

Dressage horse and rider final salute

Bay horse performing medium trot in dressage

Preliminary dressage horse

Paint horse performing dressage

Anna Stein and Boomer warming up for dressage

Black horse galloping on preliminary cross-country

Bay horse jumping Preliminary level water complex

Preliminary cross-country bank jump

Bay horse galloping cross-country

Buckskin horse jumping cross-country

Close-up of cross country horse and rider

Preliminary level cross-country corner jump

Grey horse galloping through water

Cross-country horse jumping a Preliminary brush fence

Preliminary level cross-country horse leaving the startbox

Black horse jumping into the Preliminary level water jump

Preliminary show jumping horse

Horse clearing an orange Preliminary level stadium jump

Close-up of show jumping horse and rider

Preliminary horse jumping green stadium fence

Third place finishers at Preliminary level

Headshot of winning horse, Fleur de Lis

Winners at Preliminary level perform winners lap

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