Virginia Gold Cup Races - 5/4/2013


Teddy Mulligan's The Editor (Jeff Murphy) leading Irvin S. Naylor's Saluda Sam through Swan Lake in the steeplethon. They finished in that order.
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Teddy Mulligan's The Editor (Jeff Murphy) leading Irvin S. Naylor's Saluda Sam through Swan Lake in the steeplethon. The Editor won and Saluda Sam was second.
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Teddy Mulligan's The Editor (Jeff Murphy) leading Irvin S. Naylor's Saluda Sam in the steeplethon. The Editor won.
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Irvin S. Naylor's Sacred Soul (Paddy Young) won the allowance hurdle race.
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Woodslane Farm's Brave Prospect (Sean Flanagan) won the starter allowance hurdle race.
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Woodslane Farm's Brave Prospect (Sean Flanagan) won the starter allowance hurdle race.
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left to right - Merriefield Farm's Foyle (Chris Read - 4th), Michael Wharton's Grinding Speed (Mark Beecher - 1st).
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The field was tightly bunched at the water jump. left to right - Heron's Well, Straight To It, Foyle, Grinding Speed, Hot Rize, Alfa Beat.
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Michael Wharton's Grinding Speed (Mark Beecher) won the Virginia Gold Cup.
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Michael Wharton's Grinding Speed (Mark Beecher) won the Virginia Gold Cup.
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Michael Wharton's Grinding Speed (Mark Beecher) won the Virginia Gold Cup.
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Mrs. George L. Ohrstrom's Gawaarib (Robbie Walsh) won the maiden claiming hurdle race.
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Mrs. George L. Ohrstrom's Gawaarib (Robbie Walsh - right) won the maiden claiming hurdle race over Kinross Farm's Brace (Darren Nagle).
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