Locals score high at riding event

Riders take part in Wild and Wooly Spring Schooling Show

Hunter Atkinson and her horse

Hunter Atkinson and her horse

Twenty-eight riders and their horses took part in an annual Wild and Wooly Spring Schooling Show organized by the 100 Mile & District Outriders Club on May 10.

The show brought out equine enthusiasts from all over the British Columbia Interior, including Clearwater, Kamloops, Little Fort, Williams Lake and 100 Mile House.

High Point Junior Division:

1st: Brodie Daburger (Kamloops)

2nd: Alex McDermid (100 Mile House)

High Point Intermediate Division:

1st: Hailey Blattler (100 Mile House)

2nd: Shaye Turcotte (Clearwater)

High Point Senior Division:

1st: Beverley Kniffen (Little Fort)

2nd: Stacey Strohm (Williams Lake)

Judges for the day were Kelsey and Wendy Hayes of Kamloops (formerly of 100 Mile House). The club’s next events were the Little Britches Rodeo on May 16-17 and a Jackpot Gymkhana om May 18. The Fun and Frolic Schooling Show is set for June 13-14.