Saturday 28th October was a fabulous night to remember with a champagne reception, 3-course dinner, dancing to Soul Junction and of course there was fame for all our Award Winners. The Halston in Carlisle provided a highly contemporary venue and everyone and danced the night away!
The Award Winners were….
1 Robinson Udale ‘Cumbria Riders Challenge Trophy’ – Jodie Grey riding Danny Murphy. Presented by last year’s winner Clare Chappelhow,
along with the AW Jenkinson Forest Products ‘Horse of the Year’ Award – Danny Murphy
2 Blackdyke Riding and Competition Centre ‘Rider of the Year’ Award – Claire Light. Presented by John Collier
3 The Lakes Free Range Egg Co. ‘Cumbria Junior Rider’ Award – Amy Veitch riding Lorton Braveheart. Presented by Helen Brass
4 Waitings ‘Warwick Hall Cup’. – Amy Auld riding Holmeside Red Ace. Presented by Stuart Waugh
5 Cumbria Horse Trials ‘All Round Eventer’ Award – Breanne Kelso. Presented by Frances Hay Smith
6 Santa Rita Wines ‘BE100 Leading Rider’ – Amy Veitch; Grossick Photography ‘BE90 Leading Rider’ – Amy Auld riding Holmeside Red Ace; Horslyx ‘BE80 Leading Rider’ – Jodie Grey. Presented by Frances Hay Smith
7 Nightingale Trophy ‘Leading Mare in BE100 class’ – Lorton Braveheart owned by Alison Noble (collected by Amy Veitch). Presented by Susie Chappelhow and Jo Beattie
8 Performance of the Year Be Touchable owned by Jacqui and Sophie Dodds. Presented by Lucinda Weymouth
9 Maiden Marine ‘Owner of the Year’ Award -John & Anne Collier. Presented by Karen Schwerdt
10 Maiden Marine ‘Arena Eventing Team Champions’ – Lancaster Lions. Presented by Karen Schwerdt
11 Maiden Marine ‘Arena Eventing Individual Champion’ – April Jackson. Presented by Karen Schwerdt
12 Bloomfields Horseboxes Scotland ‘Eventer Derby Junior Champion’ – Autumn Carruthers. Presented by Robin Graham
13 Equine Products UK Eventer Derby Senior Champions’ – Zoe Millar & Hollie Airey. Presented by Marcia Thomson
14 Kent & Masters & TopStocks BD Team Quest Open Champions – Reign Me In; BD My Quest U18 Champions – Valegro Up North & Prancing Queens. Presented by Katharine Duckitt & Chris Shaw
Next year’s The Mane Event Ball will be on Saturday 27th October.