Articles: Press Release
Robert Kraut Wins Nicola's Restaurants NAL Speed Stake
At 39th Annual Lake Placid Horse Show
Contact: Marty Bauman (518) 523-9625, firstname.lastname@example.org
Lake Placid, NY-June 28, 2008-Robert Kraut of Pottstown, PA rode Accordian to victory
in the Nicola's Restaurants NAL (North American League) Speed Stake Saturday at
the 39th annual Lake Placid Horse Show.
Kraut claimed the win by completing the 14-jump, one-round course at the North Elba
Showgrounds in a time of 58.90 seconds.
Placing second with a time of 63.075 seconds was Kristen Vanderveen on For Future
3 while third went to Kimberly Prince who had a time of 64.756 seconds on Rival
Du Point Du Jour.
Other winners on Saturday included Margaret Lenfest on Respegi in the Whiteface
Lodge NAL Adult Jumper Classic for riders 18-40 and Ahmed Alali on Fenway in the
Whiteface Lodge NAL Adult Jumper Classic for riders over age 40. Also winning
were Christy Distefano on Uppercut in the Adirondack Life Low Junior Jumper Classic
and Saly Glassman on Star 32 in the Sidelines Low Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic.
The Lake Placid Horse Show concludes Sunday with the week's featured event, the
$75,000 Budweiser Grandprix of Lake Placid Presented by RV Sales of Broward. The
Lake Placid Horse Show is followed at the same site by the 31st annual I Love New
York Horse Show, July 1-6.
The 2008 Lake Placid Horse Show and I Love New York Horse Show sponsors include
A & M Beverages, A Placid Life, Adirondack Life, Adirondack Store, American
Grandprix Association, Animal Planet, Anonymous, Bainbridge Farms LLC, Brandy Parfums,
Ltd., The Brown Dog Cafe and Wine Bar, Budweiser, Carr-Hughes Productions, Chair
6, Champlain Valley Equipment, Charlie's Restaurant, Charlotte Bobcats, Jane Forbes
Clark, C.M. Hadfield's Saddlery, Inc., The Cottage Cafe, The Country Saddler, Ltd.,
Crossroad's Caterers, Crowne Plaza Resort & Golf Club, David R. Fowler Custom
Tack Trunks, Deeridge Farms, Der Dau Custom Boots and Shoes, The Dutta Corp., Ecogold,
Equifit, Farm and Ranch Magazine, Fox Run, Ltd., Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort, Grill
211, Mr. James Harpel, Hermes, High Peaks Resort, The Hooker Family, Horse Watch,
Intercat, Inc., J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines, Jake Placid Doghouse, Janney Montgomery
Scott, LLC, Juliam Farm, Lake Placid/Essex County Visitors Bureau, The Leone Family,
The Levy Family, Lonesome Landing Garden Center, Mirror Lake Inn, Mountain Horse,
Mr. Mike's Pizza & Pasta, Moss Communications, Bobby & Melissa Murphy, Nicola's
On Main, 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, Sam Edelman Shoes, Sand Castle Farm, Saratoga Living,
Michael & Lora Schultz, Sidelines, Storm Ridge Capital LLC, Stretton Enterprises,
Town of North Elba Park District, Turtle Lane Farm, The Weeks Family, The Whiteface
Lodge, Woodlea Farms, WPTZ News Channel 5, and Y106.3 - Mountain Communications
For more information and schedule details, please call the Lake Placid Horse Show
Association at (518) 523-9625 or visit www.lakeplacidhorseshow.com.