Showjumping in paradise

The latest in a series of showjumping events took place at Horses Paradise in Almancil recently. Horses and riders from various places in the Algarve met up to dispute the points, which will go towards the finals. Lúcia Cabrita, who owns Horses Paradise together with António Reis, designed the well-planned course. So far, at the top of the trophy points are:

Class 1 (0.30m) – Lea Grosso on Bubbles with 37 points

Class 2 (0.60-0.75m) – Amanda Schwam on Lord Byron with 22 points

Class 3 (0.80-0.95m) – Daniel Dixon on Harlequin with 36 points

Class 4 (1.00-1.05m) – Custódio Souza on Lady Leal with 38 points

Class 5 (1.10-1.15m) – Daniel Dixon on Diamond Moss with 37 points

This championship is sponsored by Barringtons Golf & Health Spa, EquiLoulé Equestrian Store, SuperFeeds, Loja do Picadeiro, Finespo Real Estate, McKenzie Homes Portugal, O Jardim Garden Center and Vinilsul Publicidade.