MEDITERRANEAN AND MIDDLE EAST CHAMPIONSHIP IN MENTON
In group A of the two year old fillies class the winner was Nesj El Daikhima (Ajman Moniscione – Nesj El Khimala/Khidar). In group B Om El Aisha Al Jassimya (WH Justice – Om El Aliha/Om Al Azeem) from Qatar came first. The second place and the prize for the best head was awarded to Bint Hazy Al Khalediah (El Palacio VO – Hazy Al Khalediah/ F Shamaal). In this group we supported Orla Turnia (Shanghai EA – Orlanka/Aslan) bred by StanRed Arabian and owned by the Al Thumama Stud. Ultimately the filly was placed fourth.
The first place in the three year old fillies class and the prize for the best head went to Delight's Divah RB (od Honey's Delight RB/JJ Señor Magnum). The immediate runner up was Piacolla (Enzo – Polonica/Ekstern) bred by SK Michałów and owned by Athbah Stud., which was highly appreciated and and scored high marks for movement.
In the four year old mares’ class the winner was Klassical Dream MI (Klass – Mustang S Magnum/Magnum Forty Four). This mare was also awarded the prize for the best head and the prize for the Best Mare in Show. In the senior mares class there was no doubt that Polish-bred mares set the standards. The winner was the wonderful Norma (Gazal Al Shaqab – Nina/ Monogramm) bred by SK Michałów and owned by the Al Muawd Stud. The judges appreciated her movement by giving her only „20-ties”. The same scores for movement were given to Pernila (Gazal Al Shaqab - Pepesza/Eukaliptus) bred in Janów and owned by Athbah Stud, who came third after Salwa Al Zobair (Marajj – Esklawa/Eukaliptus).
In class A of yearling colts the first place was awarded to Alexxanderr (Excalibur EA – AR Most Irresistible/ML Mostly Padron). The winner in group B was D Aasef (Marajj – Lumiar Bint Balzac/Lumiar Balzac), winning high stores for movement and type. The higherst scores in the two year old colts class went to Gallardo J (Emerald J – Gomera J/Ekstern), owned by the Ajman Stud.
The best among three year old colts was EKS Mansour (EKS Alihandro – EKS Phateena/WN Star of Antiqua) owned by the Al Shahania Stud. The runner up was Equiborn KA (QR Marc – Espadrilla/Monogramm), who also won the prize for the best head and the title of Best Horse from Europe. In the 4-7 year old stallions class Hariry Al Shaqab (Marwan Al Shaqab – White Silkk/Dakar El Jamaal) left his rivals far behind and took the first place with a score of 93.3 points, as well as the title of Best Stallion in Show.
In the senior stallions class the winner was El Palacio VO (Al Lahab – El Dorada/Sanadik El Shaklan), owned by Al Khalediah Stables, who also won the prize for the best head.
The results of the Championships are presented below.
Yearling Female Championship:
Gold: SULTANAT AL SHAQAB (Marwan Al Shaqab – OFW Mishaahl/Mishaah)
Silver: D SHIREEN Shireen (Kahil Al Shaqab – Magic Mon Amour/Windsprees Mirage)
Bronze: SAMA AM (Eden C - Sara Al Mohamadia/Marwan A Shaqab)