The 2012 Grand National is now history!
To see a highlight video of our performances, click HERE!
Here at Legacy Stables we are so proud of all our riders/drivers and horses that showed in Oklahoma at the Morgan Grand National & World Championship!
Emily and her horse Pembroke Sweet Treat (Cupcake) were Grand National Champion 8 & Under Walk-Trot Hunter Equitation and fourth in the World Championship 11 & Under Walk-Trot Hunter Equitation out of 2!! Emily also showed Sydney Dawson in the Grand National 9 & Under Walk-Trot Classic with a fourth place finish! Thank you to the Pitman's for sharing Syd with us. Also, thank you to the Shubitowski family for sharing their horse Stoneleigh Flair For Life, which Emiliy rode to a sixth in the Grand National 8 & Under Hunter Pleasure division.
Jennifer Shubitowski showed Stoneleigh Flair For Life to a Grand National Championship in the Ladies Amateur Hunter Pleasure Section B and was third in the Ladies Amateur Hunter Pleasure World Championship. Great job, Jenny!
Victoria Ricci showed Sarde's Still Smokin to a top ten in the Grand National Junior Exhibitor 14 yr old Hunter Pleasure Championship. Awesome job in a huge division! Victoria also showed her park harness mare, Stardavari, to a Reserve Grand National Championship as well as a Reserve World Championship in the Junior Exhibitor Park Harness division! A terrific end to a very special first year together for this dynamic team.
Manya Stanciu rode her classic horse Lexington Steel to a Top Ten ribbon in the tough Grand National Ladies Classic Saddle.
Megan Devine rode MEM Absolute Joy to a fourth place finish in the Hunter Pleasure Junior Exhibitor 15 yr old Grand National Championship and a Top Ten in the tough Hunter Pleasure Youth Mares Grand National Championship. Megan also rode Pembroke Sweet Treat in the Grand National Hunter Equitation 15 yr old class and received a third. So proud of you, Meg!
Kayla Candage rode her horse MEM Look At Me to a third in the big Hunter Pleasure 16 yr old Grand National Championship and the took the Reserve World Champion title in the 16-17 class! Kayla also placed fourth in the Grand National Hunter Equitation 16 yr old division! Way to go Kayla!
Maria Tartaglione rode UVM Quechee to a top ten in the GN 13 & Under Classic division, and then turned around and won the Junior Exhibitor Classic Pleasure 13 & Under World Championship with a unanimous vote of all three judges! Maria also drove UMV Quechee to a Grand National win in the 13 & Under Classic Driving class and finished off with a well earned top ten in the World Championship 17 & Under Classic Driving Class! Can't wait to see this team in 2013...
Thank you everyone for all your hard work and dedication! It was a fantastic year!
Stoneleigh Flaire For Life & Emily Iovanna
Stardavari & Victoria Ricci
Sarde's Still Smokin & Victoria Ricci
MEM Look At Me & Kayla Candage
MEM Absolute Joy & Megan Devine
UVM Quechee & Maria Tartaglione