It was a true Sister Act at the St. Louis National Charity this past weekend, when Nicole Peterson (right), aboard Diokaldo, and little sis Brooke (left), aboard Cuatro OHS, claimed both tri-colors in the High Jr/AO Jumper divisions! Congratulations!
Other highlights of the week: Christian Heineking rode NKH Selena to the win in the $5000 Welcome Stake, also taking 4th aboard NKH Calango. Thilo Schulz rode Ali Ozymy's Curtis 57 to 2nd place in the class and finished 8th aboard VEX Sporthorse's Elitermo.
In the $50,000 Grand Prix on Sunday, Christian took 2nd aboard NKH Calango. Congratulations to owner Neil Knox!
October Hill Farm's Lucky Luke picked up the reserve champion tri-color in the 1.20m Jumper division.
New sale horse Chappalo debuted in the hunter ring this weekend, putting in some great rounds in the Baby Green ring. Keep an eye out for this amazing young superstar as he heads to the stable of Kyle Muckler.
This week the horses move to Chicago to HITS Showplace Fall ClassicII. See you there! ... See MoreSee Less
Canturo T continues to impress in the hunter ring. He claimed the Reserve Champion tri-color in the Children's 15-17 at the Great Lakes Equestrian Festival IV in July and also took 2nd in the Children's Hunter Classic with rider Keegan Douglas-Davis. At the Blue Grass Festival in August, the pair took 2nd in the THIS National Children's Medal. ... See MoreSee Less
Today we hosted the Westfalen registry. Thanks to all our guests and spectators for coming out. Site champion foal was Copa Cabana OHF by Coronet D'Honneur from Ipanema by Sandro Song, bred by October Hill. Reserve champion was Dapper OHF by Darco Son from Casall's Lady by Casall, bred by October Hill. Also today we had a foal Diktator x Nabab de Reve, a foal Darco Son x Calme, and a Florestan x TB cross. Several mares were also presented: Balou du Silva (Balou du Rouet x Silvio I), Wyndsong (Calme), Guatelope (Nabab de Reve x Amor), Grey Goose (Collin L x Althoff). Pictures coming soon! ... See MoreSee Less
This Friday, September 15th, October Hill Farm will be hosting the Westfalen NA/RPSI breeding stock approvals and branding. Please get in touch asap to let us know if you plan to attend with your horses. Space is available. ... See MoreSee Less