Equestrians Compete in Prestigious Lake Placid Horse Shows
Equestrians Compete in Prestigious Lake Placid Horse Shows

Walker's equestrians spent two weeks competing in the Lake Placid Horse Show and I Love New York Horse Show, two of the country's most prestigious equestrian events held June 26-July 8 in Lake Placid, New York.

Despite the heat wave, Walker's equestrians rode incredibly well. Individual results are as follows: Becky Morris '19 was the winner of the Children's Jumper Classic with Triomphe as well as Reserve Champion, and received ribbons in the WIHS Equitation with Auburn; Liv Markwood '20 placed third in the NCEA Medal and fourth in the 15-17 Equitation; Ava Strohmeyer '21 earned ribbons in the Large 3'3" Junior Hunters, 12-14 Equitation and THIS Medal with Vince as well as multiple ribbons in the Small 3'3" Junior Hunters with Cartoon; Gigi Moynihan '21 was seventh in the Low Junior Classic with Chacom and second in the National Hunter Derby with Corrico; Julia Luciani '20 and Ganesha had placings in the Large 3'3" Junior Hunters and the 15-17 Equitation; and Hope Cushman '18 and Fausto moved up to the Low AO Jumpers for the first time.

Walker's alumna Carolyn Crosby Lavin '08 also competed, placing 7th with a score of 80 in Ariat National Adult Medal.

Congratulations!