Lexington, Ky—Aug. 13
It’s pretty tough to follow up two consecutive titles at USEF Pony Finals. Pretty much all you can do is win again. So that’s what Maddy Darst did with For The Laughter.
That Betsee Parker entry claimed the large pony championship the last two years. This time around she came into the over fences with a 22-point lead, but a bobble at the first fence meant she nearly lost the chance at a title.