GREAT LAKES EQUESTRIAN FESTIVAL WEEK FOUR RESULTS RECAP! - JULY 25-29, 2018

What an incredible month it's been! We're so proud of all that the True North team has accomplished these last four weeks at the Great Lakes Equestrian Festival! To the horses, to the supportive families, to Alonso and Edgar for their hard work, to Caitlyn for her tireless dedication, to Fine Art Horses for the great photos, to each and every one of our riders who make it all so much fun - THANK YOU!

Next stop, Kentucky! But first - here's a recap of our final week in Traverse City, MI!

 Emily Britton and Lago di Garda (aka "Lago").

Emily Britton and Lago di Garda (aka "Lago").

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 Katie Hawkins has been rocking it in the hunter ring, but this week she switched gears to the jumper ring riding Alexander, owned by Molly Alvarez. The pair finished fourth out of 12 entries in their first Low Adult Jumper Classic! Awesome job, Katie!! 

Katie Hawkins has been rocking it in the hunter ring, but this week she switched gears to the jumper ring riding Alexander, owned by Molly Alvarez. The pair finished fourth out of 12 entries in their first Low Adult Jumper Classic! Awesome job, Katie!! 

 High fives for a job well done!

High fives for a job well done!

 Marisa Malevitis and KT Forest in the Adult Jumpers.

Marisa Malevitis and KT Forest in the Adult Jumpers.

 What a start to a new partnership for Marisa and Forest! After winning a class and finishing sixth in their $2,500 Adult Classic, Marisa and Forest claimed the Adult Jumper championship!

What a start to a new partnership for Marisa and Forest! After winning a class and finishing sixth in their $2,500 Adult Classic, Marisa and Forest claimed the Adult Jumper championship!

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 Rain or shine, Caitlyn is there for the team! 

Rain or shine, Caitlyn is there for the team! 

 Emily Britton and Lago had an awesome week! From 19 entries, they finished second in the Low Junior/Amateur Owner Jumpers!

Emily Britton and Lago had an awesome week! From 19 entries, they finished second in the Low Junior/Amateur Owner Jumpers!

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 Hugs for Lago for a job well done!

Hugs for Lago for a job well done!

 Marisa Malevitis had a great week, not only in the show ring, but also personally, as she officially welcomed former True North sales horse KT Forest to the Malevitis family!! So excited for this pair!

Marisa Malevitis had a great week, not only in the show ring, but also personally, as she officially welcomed former True North sales horse KT Forest to the Malevitis family!! So excited for this pair!

 Kisses for Cassius. <3

Kisses for Cassius. <3

 Caitlyn Shiels and Michelle Durpetti's Cassius put in two solid rounds to finish 10th in the $25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby! Next stop Derby Finals!&nbsp;

Caitlyn Shiels and Michelle Durpetti's Cassius put in two solid rounds to finish 10th in the $25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby! Next stop Derby Finals! 

 Caitlyn and Cassius accepting their top 10 honors.

Caitlyn and Cassius accepting their top 10 honors.

 The best team around! &lt;3 Emily Britton, Marisa Malevitis, Michelle Durpetti, Caitlyn Shiels, and Katie Hawkins.

The best team around! <3 Emily Britton, Marisa Malevitis, Michelle Durpetti, Caitlyn Shiels, and Katie Hawkins.

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