Michael Leon, who earned a big check in the 2013 LEGIS Hunter Rider Bonus, is no stranger to winning. He started off the 2014 show year by dominating the $2,500 LAEC Opener USHJA National Hunter Derby at The LAEC Opener Horse Show (Jan 17-19).
The Los Angeles Equestrian Center was packed for National Preview (Oct 30-Nov 3) and LA National (Nov 6-10). Riders and horses came from all over for two weeks of fantastic competition. Here are a few memories from exhibitors.
Christian Heineking (GER) heard the German national anthem for the second weekend in a row as he clinched another win aboard NKH Selena (NKH LLC, owner) in the fast and furious $50,000 LEGIS Grand Prix of Los Angeles (a World Cup Qualifier).