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Carly Anthony The Flying Ham Flew To Win The 10 000 Rhys Vineyards 1 30m Ryman Memorial Speed Class Winner of the 10 000 Rhys Vineyards Ryman Memorial Speed Class Carly Anthony shown here on Ben Rye Dei Follett Photograph by Alden Corrigan Media Attendees dressed to the nines for the Las Vegas themed Gala on Friday evening at Menlo Charity Horse Show joined show spectators to watch the 10 000 Rhys Vineyards 1 30m Gary Ryman Memorial Speed Class The VIP tent patrons cheered as riders twisted and turned their way through the course trying to best each other for the win Rhys Vineyard s Catherine Harvey a MCHS Co Chair provided insight into the vineyard and her husband Kevin s hobby turned business This is our second year sponsoring this particular class and I personally have been a Sponsor for over 20 years and Rhys Vineyards for about 12 Catherine on Rhys Vineyards This is our 16th year of commercial production Pinot Noir is my husbands passion but we also produce Chardonnay Syrah and a number of others Our estate grown appellation wines are bottled under the Rhys Vineyards Alesia label and showcase a line of estate grown mountain vineyard Pinot Noir and Chardonnay wines that offer incredible value and allow us to make an even stricter selection for our Rhys vineyard designated wines The wine bottled under the Alesia label is selected to be delicious and earlier drinking but still offer the complex character and balance that our customers have come to expect

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Rhys Vineyards Photograph by Alden Corrigan Media Betsy Glikbarg MCHS Founder reminded us of the very special equestrian that the class honors Gary Ryman Gary Ryman was a trainer at Menlo Circus Club for several years and everybody loved him We were greatly saddened by his parting Betsy wished to share her appreciation to everyone involved in producing Menlo Charity Horse Show Without the committee we would not have a show without the Sponsors and the support of the equestrian community and the media Winners of the 10 000 Rhys Vineyards Ryman Memorial Speed Class The Flying Ham Carly Anthony Photograph by Alden Corrigan Media Lindemann Barnett Photograph by Alden Corrigan Media Friday evening began with the traditional Tack Room Awards earlier in the day the tack rooms were judged on everything from comfort and style to barn aisle safety LindemannBarnett were this years winner Their pristine contemporary and yet traditional set up caught the eyes of the judges and everyone on their team were proud of the work done in preparing for the awards Sophia Rose Ruben Arce Photograph by Alden Corrigan Media Lindemann Barnett Photograph by Alden Corrigan Media

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Results 10 000 Rhys Vineyards 1 30m Ryman Memorial Speed Class 1st The Flying Ham and Carly Anthony 55 689 seconds 2nd Adamus and Leslie Wright 56 776 seconds 3rd Sophia Rose and Ruben Arce 58 365 seconds 4th Calida 68 and Guy Thomas 59 402 seconds 5th Frido and Leslie Wright 59 421 seconds 6th Black Jack and Clea Caddell 60 274 seconds 7th G And C Close Up and Augusta Iwasaki 61 442 seconds 8th Ben Rye Dei Folletti and Carly Anthony 61 547 seconds 9th Zario and Tara Ardalan 65 706 seconds 10th Zandor and Carol Wright 68 083 seconds 11th Evita and Ruben Arce 71 531 seconds Adamus Leslie Wright Photograph by Alden Corrigan Media The Bernado Cabral designed speed course challenge the riders and horses with tight turns and long gallops Second into the ring Carly Anthony and The Flying Ham owned by Signe Ostby negotiated the fastest route to win the 10 000 Rhys Vineyards Ryman Memorial Speed Class by just over 1 second Carly has had the ride on The Flying Ham since early this year and are a great match We have competed in a few 1 40m 1 45m classes with success and decided to come to MCHS for the first time I have had a lot of fun here especially with Ham his name is perfect and suites as he really is a ham He has a great personality and great attitude some days he comes out really zesty and others cool calm and collected Carly shared I really must recommend MCHS to others as far as I am concerned this is one of the top shows in the country from the show rings to the VIP everything is perfect Carly and the Flying Ham will return tomorrow to compete in the 25 000 Stephen Silver Grand Prix PLEASE CLICK HERE TO ACCESS PRESS RELEASE IMAGES Photo Credit Alden Corrigan Media Winners of the 10 000 Rhys Vineyards Ryman Memorial Speed Class The Flying Ham Carly Anthony Photograph by Alden Corrigan Media