SOUTH Australia's state showjumping and dressage championships were held at Strathalbyn at the weekend.
Victorians fared well in the junior and young rider teams classes.
Natasha Dickson, Sam Robertson, Zac Hopkinson and Andrew Wootten won the young rider teams class from South Australia's Nicole Bruggemann, Briony Temby, Brianna Devine and Katie Clark.
The junior teams event also went to Victoria's Savanna Hopkinson and Bittern Park Darcey, Joseph Patterson and Twins Santorini, Jasmine Dennison and Bubble and Squeak, and Jacob Wells and PB Poets Corner.
With equal faults from both teams, Victoria won on time - by 10 seconds.
Victoria was third in the senior teams event with the South Australian team A team of Jeff Evans, Kristy Bruhn, Nicole Bruggemann and Kym Mosey winning from their B team of Anthony Thomas, Mark Lindh, Kym Afford and Jono Farrington, with Victorians David Lever, Anthony March, Scottie Barclay and Alex Rooney third.
The Victoria juniors starred in the junior Grand Prix with Jasmine Dennison and Fosbury Flop, Larry, ridden by Angus Wright, Little William ridden by Jacob Wells, Bubble and Squeak and Jasmine Dennison, and Bittern Park Darcey ridden by Savannah Hopkinson filling five of the top six placings.
South Australia's Kirkley Hill Dejavu and Brianna Devine were placed second.
The junior championship was another Victorian win when PB Poets Corner and Wells took first placing.
Tayla Howell and FP Outlaw won the junior speed championship for South Australia, followed by Victorians, Patterson and Twins Santorini, and Wells and Little William.
The senior speed championship went to South Australia with Levitation NZPH and Anthony Thomas jumping a sizzling round to win, and in the Grand Prix he placed second behind Jack, ridden by leading SA rider Kristy Bruhn; Bruhn also took third placing with Harbarty.
The South Australian senior state championship went to Bluesta and Nicole Bruggemann from Harbarty and Bruhn. with Anthony Thomas and Levitation NZPH third.