Kirsty crowned champion at Bute Pony & Riding Club show

Kirsty Ewing and Wilstrop Crackerjack can't hide their delight after being crowned champion of champions at Bute Pony and Riding Club's annual championship show.
Kirsty Ewing and Wilstrop Crackerjack can't hide their delight after being crowned champion of champions at Bute Pony and Riding Club's annual championship show.

Kirsty Ewing and Wilstrop Crackerjack won the champion of champion’s title at Bute Pony and Riding Club’s annual championship show this week.

Wet weather threatened to turn the club’s showpiece event into something of a washout on the morning of the show, but the conditions cleared up later in the day.

The reserve champion of champions was Laura McArthur on Westmore Destiny; the section champions were Chloe Glen on Jolien (turnout); Leigha McMillan, led by Lauren McMillan, on De Ja Vu (ridden pony); Laura McArthur on Westmore Destiny (ridden hunter); Marissa Ballantyne on Ebony (working hunter); and Kirsty Ewing on Wilstrop Crackerjack (mountain and moorland).

For a complete round-up of all the show results, plus a full page of colour photographs from the event, make sure you don’t miss the August 2 issue of The Buteman - on sale now!