A British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifier took place at the popular South of England Show on Friday. Fifty-nine combinations came forward to take on Ben Townleys track and it was William Funnell from Dorking, Surrey riding The Billy Studs, Billy McDermit who took the honours.
The initial starters were reduced to thirteen for the jump-off and with everything still to play for, William produced another faultless round in what proved to be an unbeatable time of 39.08 seconds to take the win with a double clear,
South of England Show Friday 11th June 2021
British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet HOYS Grade C Qualifier
1st William Funnell & Billy McDermit 0/0 39.08 seconds
2nd Adrian Whiteway & Geronimo TN 0/0 40.74 seconds
3rd Laura Mantel & Quartz III 0/0 42.18 seconds
For the list of qualified riders so far click here.
NB: Results pending official grading.
Image: William Funnell & Billy McDermit at South of England Show on Friday (Credit: Julian Portch Photography)