Keely McIntosh & Londonderry De La Ramee Claim Victory in $5,000 WEC Welcome Stake

30 Apr 21 | Results | SHARE
Keely McIntosh and Londonderry De La Ramee take a victory lap after winning the $5,000 WEC Welcome Stake.

Eighteen horse and rider combinations took to the Sanctuary Arena this afternoon to contest the $5,000 WEC Welcome Stake. Exactly half the class delivered fault free first rounds to qualify for the short course. Keely McIntosh and Londonderry De La Ramee (Calvaro Z x New Jersey ET Z) prevailed over the jump off track, stopping the clock at 37.985 for the win.

Keely McIntosh and Londonderry De La Ramee on their way to the win in the $5,000 WEC Welcome Stake.

McIntosh and the 10-year-old Belgian Warmblood stallion, owned by Jenny Booth of Booth Show Jumpers in Georgetown, Kentucky, logged a fourth-place finish earlier this month in the $25,000 WEC Grand Prix.

Van Gogh & Wilhelm Genn crusing to a second place finish in the $5,000 WEC Welcome Stake.

Wilhelm Genn piloted his long time partner Van Gogh  (Valentino x Calina Z) to the second place finish with a jump off time of 39.233. Last week at World Equestrian Center, Genn of Rheinland Farm, Lebanon, Ohio, and the a 13-year-old Oldenburg gelding won the $5,000 WEC Welcome Stake and were fourth in the $25,000 WEC Grand Prix.

Caroline Nadalin and El Classico soar to a top three finish.

Sixteen year old Caroline Nadalin of Sugar Run Farm, Plain City, OH, and El Classico, owned by Maarten Huygens, flew to a third place finish.  Nadalin and the 10-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding stopped the jump off timers at 39.913seconds. The competitive pair earned a second place finish in last week’s $5,000 Welcome Stake.

$5,000 WEC Welcome Stake Results

  1. Londonderry De La Ramee, Keely McIntosh – 0 | 0 | 37.985
  2. Van Gogh, Wilhelm Genn – 0 | 0 | 39.233
  3. El Classico, Caroline Nadalin – 0 | 0 | 39.913
  4. Colora, Ryan Genn – 0 | 0 | 41.530
  5. Cocero’s Electric, Ally Moyer – 0 | 0 | 42.738
  6. Everyday Hero, Herren Lee  – 0 | 0 | 44.524
  7. Eastpoint, Hillary Johnson – 0 | 0 | 44.528
  8. Coco Chanel M, Ryan Genn – 0 | 0 | 46.580
  9. Cix Degrees HH, Claire Wasielewski – 0 | 70.282
  10. Coquelicot VH Heuvve, Sean Jobin – 4 | 66.664

Photos courtesy of Winslow Photography.

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