the National Hunter Derby

Once upon a time, some dreams came true!! Merlino PL finishes πŸ₯ˆ in the National Hunter Derby at Rose Mount Spring Horse Show!

Merlino PL Jumps to TOP placings

Merlino PL Jumps to TOP placings πŸ₯‡πŸ₯‡ in the 3’3” Green Hunters this week!! We are so thrilled with his development this season. Special thanks to The Cambrias @code_four_show_stables and Otis and Robin Brown for all their support this winter. This is a team sport. We are lucky to have an amazing team. Soon we head back to Virginia for some R & R before the spring season.

Winter Circuit at WEC Ocala

Winter Circuit at WEC Ocala is off to a great start as Merlino PL wins top ribbons in the 3’ Young hunters with Brett in the irons. 🀍🀍🀍

Merlino – 3’ Green Hunters at Rose Mount

BABY HORSE for the WIN! 🀩🀩 Merlino PL wins both jumping classes today to secure the reserve championship in the 3’ Green Hunters at Rose Mount today!!

Special thank you to the village of supporters that helped us this week! πŸ₯°πŸ₯°πŸ₯°

NCHJA Annual Show

Merlino PL had a fantastic week at the NCHJA Annual show. He was 3rd on the flat and earned a pair of 84’s today to finish 4th & 5th over fences out of 26 in the 3’ Green Hunters!! Good luck to @kkequestrian competing this weekend!!

Natascha Folens and Parfait

Another great day at Upperville. Natascha Folens and Parfait win a red ribbon in the middle adult u/s and an eighth over fences. Congratulations. What a success!

Upperville Results

Fantastic results for Merlino PL and Brett in the 3, 4 & 5 year old Hunters today at Upperville!! The pair were 2nd and 4th over fences and 5th in the under saddle. We could not be more impressed with this truly talented young horse. He is so special and we love him with all our heart πŸ–€πŸ–€πŸ–€

So much love and appreciation for the team that helped get them to the ring. This is a team sport and we have THE BEST team.

Also a huge congratulations to Natasha Folens’, Parfait. He had beautiful rounds in the local hunters yesterday. This was his first time showing 3’ at a recognized show and he handled the ambience of this beautiful venue.

Merlino PL Lexington Spring Encore

Merlino PL wrapped up a great week at the Lexington Spring Encore bringing home great prizes over fences today in a super competitive group of 18, 3’ green hunters. Thank you to the management and staff at VHC. Merlino PL is proudly offered for sale. πŸ–€πŸ–€πŸ¦„πŸ¦„πŸ–€πŸ–€

Merlino PL

Morrie spam to make your evening complete 🀩 so proud of this baby horse. Absolute Nugget Status. 😍 I am a lucky rider πŸ–€πŸ–€πŸ–€ Thank you Andrew Ryback Photography, LLC for these amazing photos.