The Dalgety Team Penning and Saddle-Up Sunday was held at Dalgety on September 23 on a day that was full of sunshine and laughter.
The Team Penning had 120 open riders, 24 junior riders and 12 sub-juniors from near and far that had a fantastic time participating in the events.
The results were:
1st Irene French, Archie French & Ron Flanagan
2nd Kristen Colebrook, Nicole Cowdroy & Vicki Bennett
3rd Marsha Smith, Susan Bassett & Veronica Szery
4th James O'Ryan, Tanya O'Ryan & Jenny O'Ryan
5th Mark Perndergast, Tim Hedger & Pat O'Ryan
1st Jack Willsmer, Shelly Kleven & Rory Cochran
2nd Grace Colebrook, Maddison Brighton & Lochie Bassett
3rd Tara Miners, Jack Miners & Jane Miners
4th Lilli Jauncey, Anneka Miners & Zara Mesley
5th Tara Miners, Jack Miners & Connor Bradley
All 12 sub-juniors won a ribbon and prize
Stumpy Freebody Award went to Chris Nicholson from Moruya
Saddle-Up Sunday had a change in weather with the wind returning, though it didn’t turn the riders off with a total of 67 open and junior competitors.
The horses and riders braved the windy elements and continued to make a successful day of riding.
Saddle-Up Sunday featured the Stockmen’s Challenge, along with novelty events including flags, bending, snakes and ladders and many others.
The hotly contested Stockmen’s challenge was won by the following:
1st Harry French
2nd Jock O’Ryan
3rd Jessica Filtness
4th Ava Andrich
5th Maisie Aithchison
1st Izzy Wallace
1st Jack Miners
2nd Cooper Hassall
3rd Anneka Miners
4th Jane Miners
5th Connor Bradley
1st Lauren Blacka
2nd Jessica Jauncey
3rd Abbey Nicholson
4th Astrid French
5th Zac Lucas
1st Breanna Arnold
2nd Brett Aitchison
3rd Irene French
4th Wayne Rankin
5th Darren Lucas
The Dalgety Team Penning Weekend wouldn’t be possible without the great community spirit of Dalgety, with everyone pitching in to lend a helping hand.
Thank you to everyone who donated cakes/slices/eggs and their time over the weekend.
The Dalgety Show Society Team Penning Committee would like to take the opportunity to thank all of their sponsors and donors for their generosity, a big thankyou to Cooma Rural, South East Rural, O’Ryan Mechanical Services, Main Street Clothing, Cooma Pet Shop, Mitre 10 Jindabyne, Snowy Vets, Nick Kirshner Property & Livestock, Cottage Park Merino Stud, Cooma Power Equipment, Elders Cooma, Buckley’s Crossing Hotel, Bush Basics, Office Play, Monaro Wool Services, Vicki & Richard Wallace, Michelle & Robert Thompson, Brendon & Maryanne Rudd, Michael & Joanne Miners and Whisk & Cocoa Berridale.