Francois Lamontagne

Hardin Towell made his debut at the Royal Winter Fair a memorable one, winning the $87,000 Groupby Big Ben International Challenge with Lucifer V.

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The Toronto show’s final jumper class delivered unexpected results, as Hardin Towell and an under-the-radar Canadian rider, Francois Lamontagne, topped the placings.