Welsh Equestrian Vaulting Championships Report

Wee County Vaulters had a successful trip to the Welsh Equestrian Vaulting Championships held at Northop Equestrian Centre, Northop College, Northop, Mold, last weekend.

Hannah Eccles won the senior Individual female class vaulting on WH Bentley lunged by John Eccles.  Andrew McLachlan was placed first in the junior male individual class vaulting on Tylers Kernel lunged by John Eccles.  Hannah Young took 3rd place with Rebecca Norval 4th.  Andrew and Rebecca then competed as a pair for the first time, winning the Junior Pas de deux  class following an excellent freestyle performance.  The Under 14 class was won by Harry Cox, vaulting on WH Bentley lunged by Ann Young, with Lisa Mercer taking 3rdplace.

6 members of the club then competed in the Scottish Equestrian Vaulting team, winning the Junior Team class.  The team consisted of Andrew McLachlan, Hannah Young, Rebecca Norval, Georgia Cox, Emma Patterson and Lisa Mercer vaulting on Tylers Kernel lunged by John Eccles.

The club is now awaiting final confirmation of the selection for the European and World Equestrian Vaulting Championships to be held this summer in Pezinok, Slovakia and Le Mans, France respectively..

Andrew McLachlan and Rebecca Norval vaulting on WH Bentley