Hawera's Robert Steele and veteran showjumper Gospel won the two star grand prix at the Horowhenua show at Levin last weekend.
The success put the combination in a winning position for the national horse grand prix series which is completed at a show at Feilding's Manfield Park in April this year.
Other Taranaki winners at the Levin event included Waverley's Emma Thurlow, who won the junior rider, New Plymouth's Andrea Sayers, who won the amateur rider class, while New Plymouth's Lydia Quay won the 1.30m jump and Stratford's Laura Hutterd won the 1.15m pony event.
- © Fairfax NZ News
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