July 3 2016
Riding GE Pistol Annie, Christoph Schork, from Moab, Utah won his 300th AERC endurance ride in the new Doubloon ride near La Veta, Colorado on Sunday, July 3. Schork tied for first place with Kerry Redente, riding ride manager Tennessee Lane's T M Burning Bridges. They finished in a ride time of 7:06 for the 50 miles.
Schork, who has ridden more than 30,000 endurance miles over a 29-year endurance career, has an admirable 92.5% completion rate. His 200th win (also an AERC record) came on September 18, 2010, at the Las Cienega 100 mile ride in Arizona.
GE Pistol Annie is an 8-year-old half Arabian, half Quarter horse mare with a perfect record of 23 finishes in 23 starts with 15 wins. She has 1265 miles over 3 seasons, including 3 100-mile completions and 9 Best Condition awards.