American rider Tracy Fenney won the $25,000 SmartPak Grand Prix to mark the beginning of HITS Ocala 2018 season, beating Venezuelan rider Emanuel Andrade. (Photo © Archive)
American rider Tracy Fenney took the first win of the HITS Ocala Winter Circuit 2018 season, dominating the $25,000 SmartPak Grand Prix.
Being the first class full of great emotions at the Ocala Horse Properties Stadium, Tracy Fenney showed the way with her 13-year-old gelding MTM Reve Du Paradis (Crown Z x Adelfos) owned by MTM Farm, to add a Grand Prix’s victory in The United States of America.
After completing a 2017 year with very interesting results and collecting several important victories in Tryon and especially in the HITS Series with an important dominance in the HITS Ocala, today was no exception for Tracy Fenny who managed to overcome Venezuelan rider Emanuel Andrade in a close fight.
In case of Emanuel Andrade, owner of second place, he was very close in adding his 12th Grand Prix, but he had to conform with runner-up and completing his good result next to the 12-year-old gelding Bon Jovi (Verdi x Corland).
Completed the top five classified Derek Petersen of the United States in third place accompanied by Diamant’s Legacy, fourth place US rider Devin Ryan with the 11-year-old gelding Cooper (Unaniem x Baloubet Du Rouet) and fifth also American rider Taylor Land with the 9-year-old gelding Liroy 30 (Levistano x King Kolibri).