Olivia D’Errico Accepts Trophy for Team Canada Juniors at Bromont

Olivia D’Errico Accepts Trophy for Team Canada Juniors at Bromont

I arrived almost too late to see them…Olivia and her nine-year-old mare, She’s the One.  The CEC final was scheduled for 2pm, so Dave and I took our time driving to Bromont and stopped for brunch, although we were careful to avoid the Champlain Bridge; we took the Mercier and Hwy 138 instead.  Good thing…because not 40 minutes after we’d arrived and my cousin, Rico, found us, his lithe, lovely, determined daughter Olivia was up next.  I don’t think it was quite 1pm yet.  Whew!  They did a beautiful job; clearly, She’s the One, a Dutch Warmblood, understands her job:  she gives nice air-time and brings all four hooves under just as she should, nicely symmetrical.  

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Olivia D’Errico and “She’s the One” !

Olivia D’Errico and “She’s the One” !

First competitor on the course, Olivia D’Errico and her mare She’s the One set the tone with a faultless run. The jump-off being immediate in such circumstances, D’Errico tackles the course once again, and remains faultless in a time of 41.61.”  I just had to blog

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