Canadian Warmblood Horse Breeders Association - Ontario Chapter
 

2006 Ontario Awards

Ontario Chapter Awards Announced

December 10, 2006 | Newmarket, Ontario - The recipients of the 2006 Awards were announced at this year's Annual General Meeting, which was held at the Waterstone Estate in Newmarket, Ontario. The winners were Norfolk County for Hunters, Brookshire for Jumpers, Limestone Springtime in Dressage and Spring Wishes for Eventing. Full details below.


2006 Hunter

Norfolk County, (AB-[CAN] 4825-00 G), a 2000 gelding by Patriot and out of Fanfair (Furioso), was granted the 2006 CWHBA Ontario Chapter Award for Hunters.

The award was given to Norfolk County as being the highest point earning Canadian Warmblood to compete in the Hunter classes in the Ontario 'A' Circuit. A presentation was made at the Ontario Hunter Jumper Association Awards Ceremony and accepted by Martha Gayford, on behalf of the owner, Gaylands Farm. Norfolk County was bred by Touchstone Farm Ltd. of Mayerthorpe, Alberta.


2006 Jumper

Brookshire, (AB-[CAN]2385-98 G), a 1998 mare by Bajazzo and out of Ambrosia (Arkansas), was granted the 2006 CWHBA Ontario Chapter Award for Jumpers.

The award was given to Brookshire as being the highest point earning Canadian Warmblood to compete in the Hunter classes in the Ontario 'A' Circuit. A presentation was made at the Ontario Hunter Jumper Association Awards Ceremony and accepted by the owner, Fiona Gallagher. Brookshire was bred by Touchstone Farm Ltd. of Mayerthorpe, Alberta.


2006 Dressage

Limestone Springtime, (ON-[CAN] 2656-99 P1), a 1999 mare by Goodtimes and out of Limestone Stable Moonstruck (Goldschlaeger), earned the 2006 CWHBA Ontario Chapter Award for Dressage.

Springtime was the top performer, both in terms of placing and level of difficultly, at the Ontario Dressage Championships. The award was announced at the Ontario Chapter AGM which was held at Waterstone Estates. Springtime was bred by Kathie & Francis Groenewegen of Elginburg, Ontario and is owned in partnership, by the breeder and Grandview Equestrian.


2006 Eventing

Spring Wishes, (ON-[CAN]1723-00 G), a 2000 mare by Power Van Vrijhern aka Jiggy and out of Elana (Elute), was granted the 2006 CWHBA Ontario Chapter Award for Eventing. She was bred and is owned by Beasley Farms of Schomberg, Ontario.