Articles: Press Release
Callan Solem Wins Crowne Plaza Resort NAL Speed Stake
at 38th Annual Lake Placid Horse Show
Marty Bauman 518-523-9625,
Lake Placid, NY—June 30, 2007— Callan Solem of Colts Neck, New Jersey rode
Warsaw to victory in the Crowne Plaza NAL Speed Stake at the 38th annual
Lake Placid Horse Show.
Solem completed the one-round course at the North Elba Showgrounds without
penalty in a time of 70.622 seconds to claim the win. Finishing second in
the North American League (NAL) qualifying competition with a time of 72.825
seconds on Cilthe Z was Laura Chapot of Neshanic Station, New Jersey..
The North American League (NAL) runs season-long series in six hunter and
jumper divisions – Open Jumper Speed, Children's Jumper, Adult Jumper, Pony
Jumper, Children's Hunter and Adult Hunter Presented by Practical Horseman.
Each series culminates with a championship final at the Pennsylvania
National Horse Show in Harrisburg, PA, in October. Riders need not be
members of the NAL to compete in any qualifying classes, but only current
members earn points toward year-end finals. For more information and a list
of qualifying competitions for 2007, please visit the Ryegate Show Services
website at www.Ryegate.com .
The 2007 Lake Placid Horse Show culminates Sunday with the $75,000 Budweiser
Grandprix of Lake Placid CSI 3*, presented by RV Sales of Broward. The 30th
annual I Love New York Horse Show, highlighted by the $60,000 Hermes
Grandprix CSI 3* on Saturday, July 7, follows at the same site, July 3-8.
The 2007 Lake Placid Horse Show and I Love New York Horse Show sponsors
include A. G. Edwards, A&M Beverages, A Placid Life, Adirondack Daily
Enterprise, Adirondack Life, Adirondack Store, Animal Planet, Anonymous,
Bainbridge Farms LLC, Brandy Parfums, Ltd., The Brown Dog Cafe and Wine Bar,
Budweiser, Carr-Hughes Productions, Chair 6, Charlie's Restaurant, Charlotte
Bobcats, Chronicle of the Horse, Jane Forbes Clark, C.M. Hadfield's
Saddlery, Inc., The Cottage Cafe, The Country Saddler, Ltd., Crowne Plaza
Resort & Golf Club, David R. Fowler Custom Tack Trunks, Deeridge Farms, Der
Dau Custom Boots and Shoes, Ecogold, EquiFit, Farm and Ranch Magazine, Fox
Run, Ltd., Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort, Grill 211, Mr. James Harpel,
Hermes, Hilton Lake Placid Resort, The Hooker Family, Horse Watch, Juliam
Farm, Lake Placid/Essex County Visitors Bureau, Lake Placid News, The Leone
Family, The Levy Family, Lonesome Landing Garden Center, The Marantz Family,
Mirror Lake Inn, Moss Communications, Mountain Horse, Mr. Mike's Pizza &
Pasta, Nicola's On Main, North Elba Park District, On a Fence Designs &
Rentals, ORDA/Whiteface Mountain, The Pepsi Bottling Group, The Phillips
Family, Price Chopper, Red-Kap Sales, Royal Reflections, Ruthie's Run, RV
Sales of Broward, Sand Castle Farm, Michael & Lora Schultz, Sidelines,
Stretton Enterprises, Turtle Lane Farm, The Weeks Family, The Whiteface
Lodge, Wild Horse Wines, Woodlea Farms, WPTZ News Channel 5, and Y106.3 -
Mountain Communications LLC.
Live webcasts of all horse show competition is available on line at the
horse show's official website at www.lakeplacidhorseshow.com
or at www.productionseast.com
Admission to the Lake Placid Horse Show is just $5.00 on the weekend.
Children under the age of 12 are admitted free. Tickets are available at
the gate. Further information is available by calling the Lake Placid Horse
Show Association at (518) 523-9625 or on line at www.lakeplacidhorseshow.com