THE AUSTRALIAN 3 DAY EVENT, WHERE THE CHAMPIONS ARE MADE Media Release 19 November 2017 In the heat of the sun, on the final day, Champions are made. It came down to the closest of margins, where errors are measured in the smallest of detail and one lack of concentration can be the difference between winning and losing, getting on the podium or simply just getting back in your truck. The CCI4* ended with New Zealander Clarke Johnstone continuing his phenomenal form securing 1st place with a clear round in the Jumping. All weekend Johnstone has lead from the front showing complete class with his wonderful mount Balmoral Sensation. They have not missed an opportunity to shine throughout the weekend and they embraced the pressure, turning in text book performances to be crowned the CCI4* Champions. On his victory, Johnstone added,”I have said this before, he is an amazing horse and I am very lucky to be riding him. He has been focused all weekend. I always knew he was a great jumper and I am proud of what we have achieved over the last 3 Days. I would like to thank the event organisers for putting on a wonderful event in the beautiful Adelaide Parklands and I hope to come back next year to defend my title.” Megan Jones also had a great weekend finishing as only the second person to have a clear Jumping round. Having not been out of the top three at any stage, Kirby Park Impress has been a reliable...
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The Mitsubishi Motors Australian International 3 Day Event returns to Adelaide 15 – 18 November 2018
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