CHARLOTTE Arnold from Stockton, took first place in the Lord & Lady Equestrian Senior Newcomers Second Round at Arena UK on Sunday, riding her own eight-year-old bay mare, ABC Caruso.

In a huge class of 92 competitors at the Lincolnshire equestrian venue, Charlotte produced two strong rounds to go forward to the jump off along with 13 other combinations. Keeping an eye on the clock, Charlotte picked up the pace to cross the finish line in 38.22 seconds to take the win with the fastest treble clear of the class.