From: December Horse News
Maher Wins Leading Rider Of Show
After an exciting week of competition at Olympia, Great Britain's Ben Maher has won the prestigious H&M Leading Rider Of The Show Award for 2012 after his successful week which included winning the Alltech Christmas Puissance riding Noctambule Courcelle and The Earls Court Olympia Christmas Cracker riding Aristo Z, The Kingsland Christmas Tree Stakes riding Milena and the Christmas Masters riding Tripple X III.
In second place was Roger Yves Bost (FRA) who has also impressed this week including winning the Shelley Ashman International LTD, E M Rogers LTD Snowman Stakes riding Castle Forbes Vivaldo van het.
The last competition on Sunday night was the Gold Medal Stakes Five Fence Challenge which was jointly won by John Whitaker riding the powerful stallion Maximillian, Guy Williams riding Depardieu van T Kiezelhof and Tina Fletcher riding Unique IX who is owned by Lady P Harris and Lady P Kirkham.
H&M Leading Rider Of The Show Olympia 2012
The Gold Medal Stakes Five Fence Challenge