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2017 Off The Track Championship Winner - Excellingly

Sarah McMaster and her retired racehorse Excellingly are the 2016 Off The Track Show Series Champions.  Ms McMaster, a Racing Victoria retrainer, and Excellingly claimed the coveted Championship title winning the $1000 prize money and the opportunity to represent Victoria in the National Finals later this year. 

Excellingly is a 10yo Bay Gelding, son of stallion Exceed and Excel from Anniegetyourgun (USA) and claimed a total of $7,900 in prize money during his racing career. 

Sarah McMaster & Excellingly win the state final for Off the track show series at vas saddlehorse championships

Sarah McMaster & Excellingly win the state final for Off the track show series at vas saddlehorse championships

With a 1.5point difference the Runner Up to the State Finalist was Catherine Neill on Crosswind (SLM Mercedes).  Catherine receives the $500 prize money to add to her haul for the weekend.  Catherine and SLM Mercedes also won Reserve Champion Large Open Saddle Hack with a $100 price tag. 

Catherine neill & crosswind (slm Mercedes) runner up vic state final off the track at the saddle horse championships.

Catherine neill & crosswind (slm Mercedes) runner up vic state final off the track at the saddle horse championships.

The Newcomer Title, which is a horse that has retired from racing within the past 2 years, was awarded tothe Mullan Family with Sugar Bush (Pompeii). 

Sugar Bush (Pompeii) and Kathleen mullan take home the newcomer title having retired January 2016 from racing

Sugar Bush (Pompeii) and Kathleen mullan take home the newcomer title having retired January 2016 from racing

Watch Sarah and Excellingly claim the title here

McMaster & Excellingly claim OTT Title

WATCH: Check out all the highlights from Saturday night's Off the Track Show Series Final at Victorian Agricultural Shows in Bendigo and hear from the 2017 Champion, Sarah McMaster, who partnered her retired racehorse Excellingly to victory.

Posted by on Monday, January 9, 2017