Equestrian Title for Witham Hall!

03 Mar 2017

Bloxham School Eventer Challenge Series at Aston Le Walls

Grand Final - Sunday 26th February 2017

80cm Class

  • Cecily Hopkins on Landis Black Pepper
  • George Vergerson-Rowley on Shaney
  • Harriet Anthony on Charlie
  • Lottie Sharman on Tarquin Lad

This was the last in the series of seven competitions that began back in October. Over the course of the seven events, teams have been awarded points according to their placing, producing cumulative scores over the 5 month period.

The Witham team produced a superb performance to win the overall Winter League table in the 80 cm Class, a marvellous achievement in the face of some stern competition, mostly from Senior Schools; Witham was the youngest team to compete at these events.  received sashes each and a lovely trophy.

Individually, team members had much to celebrate also:

George Vergerson -Rowley finished in 1st place on the day and won a rug, sash and trophy; he also finished 1st over the course of the whole series and won a further rug, sash and trophy. Harriett Anthony finished in 6th place on the day and 5th individually over the series and Cecily Hopkins finished 9th individually over the series. Alongside Lottie, Jemima Foljambe also played an important part in the team success, earning vital points for the team cause.