Europeans in NRHA Non Pro Futurity finals
04/12/2019 – The preliminaries of the NRHA Non Pro Futurity have been concluded in Oklahoma City (USA) and the combinations that qualified directly for the finals have been determined. A number of entries that have missed the boat in this first go round get a second change to qualify in the consolation round scheduled for today. The following European riders qualified directly.
German Janine Ketterer and KR Smart Gal [Smart Spook] qualified for both the L4 and L3, L2 and L1 finals posting a 216,5. In L1 Ketterer took the lead, in L2 she placed 2nd, in L3 4th en in L4 6th.
German Gina Maria Schumacher advances with 2 horses to the L4 finals. With both Mr JJ [Colonels Shining Gun] and CS Gotta Work [Lil Joe Cash] Schumacher posted a 215,0 tying for 12th place.
Austrian Tina Künstner-Mantl and JP Hang Ten Rebel [Hang Ten Surprize] qualified for the L3 finals posting a 212,0.
The top score 218,0 was marked by both Jessicah Keller with Snips Shining Gun [Colonels Shining Gun] and Jesse Asmussen with Ruf Style Of Play [Not Ruf At All].
The Non Pro finals are scheduled for Friday December 6.
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Photo: Jessicah Keller and Snips Shining Gun. Photo: Waltenberry, USA