Venezuelan rider Emanuel Andrade completed a good beginning at CSI2* Johnstown week of Split Rock Farm Jumping Tour. (Photo © Winslow Photography LLC)
The Venezuelan rider Emanuel Andrade had a very good beginning in the CSI2* Johnstown week of the Split Rock Farm Jumping Tour, finishing second and fourth.
After a first very complicated round by time factor in course designed by Irishman Alan Wade, Emanuel Andrade managed to classify his two presented horses to the jump-off, after passing a total of 75 regular round pairs.
For the jump-off round only 10 riders qualified, where Emanuel Andrade secured 45 World Ranking Points with their second place finish, failing to beat American Olympic medalist Leslie Howard, who completed her round in 40.95 seconds, while Venezuelan rider doit in time of 41.42 seconds with the 12-year-old stallion Ricore Courcelle (Quaprice Bois Margot x Alme).
Equally Emanuel Andrade managed to classify with the 12-year-old mare Reus de la Nutria (Zandor Z x Kannan) stopping the clock in 42.40 seconds, occupying the fourth place.
Although nowadays the Venezuelan was World Number 184 and Latino Ranking number 12, accumulates for the month good results, that no doubt are going up several spots.