Plumb sisters ahead of pack
DALE Plumb is a household name in show circles but he has been taking second place to his daughters at the Royal Adelaide Show.
“They love it and they work hard but this grooming bit for two girls is wearing me out,” he said.
“I would rather ride but we are happy that they are doing well.”
Poppi Plumb, 10, was awarded the championship for junior riders and rode Eagle Park Casino to win reserve champion show hunter under 12.2hh.
Daizi Plumb, 14, took out the small pony championship on her father’s 12–12.2hh DP Lady Di. She also rode Harry and Riley Beckel’s Oak Park Rock ‘n’ Roll to win the class for ridden shetland ponies.
Corinne Collins and Andrew James’ Hudson Nicola was champion hackney pony and Elsa Avery’s Welsh Cob Crosswynds Our Brenin was reserve non-hackney galloway.
Romsey Park Stables’ Chippenham Tales won best novice saddle pony and open pony 13.2–14hh.
Danyel and Nicole Reimer’s Grandeur Sweetheart won novice and open pony 12hh and under.
GREAT JOB: Poppi Plumb won junior champion rider and reserve champion show hunter under 12.2hh.