Brits dominate all three age classes on the MET 4 tour in Oliva Nova


Brits dominated the age classes on the MET 4 tour at Oliva Nova, with Alice Watson posting a double and Carmen Edwards winning the five-year-old.

Alice headed the seven-year-old by an impressive three sec with E Pilotta, a Balou Du Rouet/Galoubet gelding and also took fourth on the Billy Congo sired Billy IOU. Jessie Drea was third on the Je T’Aime Flamenco gelding Lonesome George with Barry Drea in fifth on Okehurst Miss Mexico.

Alice and the Billy Congo/Andretti mare Billy Limoncello claimed the six-year-old with a second in hand over Chloe Aston’s Nonstop gelding Kandahar. Carmen Edwards was sixth on SHW Candies B and Emma Stoker took seventh, ninth and tenth on Everton De Villee and Pembroke 3 and Cooper S.

Brits took eight of the top nine places in the five-year-old, with Carmen taking three of the top four with Zambesi sired home-breds. He won with Tinkas Brook II, took third and Candy Blue II and fourth with Twinning Hill.

Jessie Drea sandwiched the Irish-bred Amazon JD into second. Emma Stoker was fifth and seventh on the Valentino sired Hanovarian Vienna and Shariva, another Hanovarian by Stolzenberg, with James Wilson sixth on Vingino sired Gossip SA and Katie Fletcher took seventh on Grace C another by Vingino.

Results: 5YO – 1, Carmen Edwards/Tinkas Brook II 0 67.09; 2, Jessie Drea/Amazon JD 0 69.59; 3, Carmen Edwards/Candy Blue II 0 72.61; 4, Carmen Edwards/Twinning Hill 0 73.89; 5, Emma Stoker/Vienna 0 73.98; 6, James Wilson/Gossip SA 0 75.14; 7, Katie Fletcher/Grace C 0 78.07; 9, Emma Stoker/Shariva 0 80.93; 13, Emma Stoker/Cool Cash 4 82.48. 6YO – 1, Alice Watson/Billy Limoncello 0 67.55; 2, Chloe Aston/Kandahar 0 68.60; 6, Carmen Edwards/SHW Candies B 0 72.38; 7, Emma Stoker/Everton De Villee 0 72.88; 9, Emma Stoker/Pembroke 3 0 75.72; 10, Emma Stoker/Cooper S 0 77.49; 18, Lee Williams/Catango 4 88.82. 7YO – 1, Alice Watson/E Pilotta 0 64.97; 3, Lonesome George 0 67.39; 4, Alice Watson/Billy IOU 0 67.76; 5, Barry Drea/Okehurst Miss Mexico 0 69.08; 9, Anna Edwards/Tahiclaud 0 73.67; 10, Emma Stoker/Dieg’Eau De Villee 0 76.65; 15, Emma Stoker/Townhead Ballulah 0 79.46; 16, Dan Neilson/Strides Hatton’s Treasure 0 80.40; 17, Dan Neilson/Cirrus 0 81.63; 18, Dan Neilson/Harry X 0 82.57; 20, Alice Watson/Izar LB 4 72.53; 21, Lee Williams/Salvador 4 76.71; 24, Rebecca Marsh/Eppo II 4 86.05.

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