July Results

This month was quite steamy across the country, but that didn’t stop our horses from bringing home some impressive results!

7/25-26: FENCE Horse Trials (Tryon, NC)

  • Susan Thomas with Excel Star Kate: 4th in Open Preliminary

7/25-26: Horse Park of New Jersey Horse Trials (Allentown, NJ)

  • Cassie Plumb with Excel Star Eye Candy: 3rd in Open Beginner Novice

7/25: Hunt Club Farms Horse Trials (Berryville, VA)

  • Kelli Temple with Excel Star Royal Trend: 3rd in Open Novice-B
  • Kelly Waters with Excel Star Independence: 9th in Open Novice-B

7/20-24: Virginia Horse Trials (Lexington, VA)

  • Jessica Chappell with My Atlantic Spark (formerly Excel Star Atlantic): 2nd in Modified-1 Day
  • Taylore Clarke with Excel Star Challenge Accepted: 3rd in Novice Rider-2 Day


7/19: Full Moon Farm Aloha Horse Trials (Finksburg, MD)

  • Courtney with the Dare to Dream Team’s Excel Star Double Clover: 3rd in Open Training
  • Courtney with sale horse Excel Star High Hopes: 4th in Open Novice-B
  • Courtney with sale horse Excel Star Just Right: 4th in Open Novice-A

7/18-19: Course Brook Farm Horse Trials (Sherborn, MA)

  • Paige Crotty with Excel Star E.I. Revere: 3rd in Novice-A

7/18: Silverwood Summer Horse Trials (Camp Lake, WI)

  • Victoria Prince with Briarhill Excel Star Cornetta: 2nd in Open Beginner Novice-C

7/11-12: Greater Atlanta Dressage Southern (Conyers, GA)

  • Kerry Tracey and Excel Star Kate: 2nd in First Level, Test 3; 1st in Second Level, Test 1; Second Level High Score

7/10-12: The Maryland Horse Trials II (Adamstown, MD)

  • Kelli Temple with Excel Star Royal Trend: 1st in Open Novice-A
  • Courtney with her and Neal’s Excel Star First Class: 3rd in Open Training-B
  • Courtney with her and Neal’s Excel Star Tick Tok: 3rd in 5-year-old Young Event Horse
  • Courtney with The Dare to Dream Team’s Excel Star Time to Shine: 4th in Open Training-AKelly Waters with Excel Star Independence: 7th in Open Beginner Novice-B
  • Dana Lortie with Excel Star Midas touch: 8th in Training Rider-B
  • Courtney with The B.E.S.T. Group’s Briarhill Excel Star Take 2: 8th in 4-year-old Young Event Horse
  • Courtney with sale horse Excel Star Renaissance: 10th in 5-year-old Young Event Horse

7/10-12: Dressage at Lexington (Lexington, VA)

  • Jessica Chappell with Excel Star Atlantic: 1st & 2nd in FEI Eventing TOC

7/10-12: Champagne Run at the Park Horse Trials (Lexington, KY)

  • Kathleen Bertuna with Excel Star Harry: 1st in Sr. Novice Rider-C

7/3-5: The Maryland International & Horse Trials (Adamstown, MD)

  • Kelly Beaver with Excel Star Pluto: 1st in Open Novice-B
  • Courtney with sale horse Excel Star High Hopes: 2nd in Open Beginner Novice-B
  • Kelli Temple with Excel Star Royal Trend: 2nd in Open Beginner Novice-A
  • Courtney with her and Neal’s Excel Star Tick Tock: 3rd in Open Training-C
  • Courtney with the Dare to Dream Team’s Excel Star Time to Shine: 4th in Open Training-A
  • Paige Crotty with Excel Star E.I. Revere: 4th in Open Beginner Novice-B
  • Courtney with her and Neal’s Excel Star First Class: 5th in Open Training-B
  • Courtney with The B.E.S.T. Group’s Briarhill Excel Star Take 2: 9th in Open Beginner Novice-B

7/2-5: Twin Rivers Summer Horse Trials (Paso Robles, CA)

  • Rebecca Braitling with Excel Star Zen Z (aka Excel Star Excalibur): 1st in Open Beginner Novice
  • Kaylawna Smith with AEV Above Authority (aka Excel Star Above Authority): 5th in Open Preliminary-A