Walker's Equestrians Take Home Top Ribbons in Summer Horse Shows
Walker's Equestrians Take Home Top Ribbons in Summer Horse Shows

Walker's equestrians had a busy and accomplished summer, taking home top ribbons in several shows throughout the country. Individual results are as follows:

Becky Morris '19 was the Connecticut Hunter & Jumper Association (CHJA) Finals Masters Medal Champion aboard Director of Riding/Head Trainer Linda Langmeier's horse Auburn, and reserve champion in Large Junior Hunters on Linda's Aiden. In the Kentucky Summer Showcase, Becky was the winner of the United States Hunter/Jumper Association (USHJA) Jumper Seat Medal on Auburn, and also earned ribbons in Children's Jumpers with Triomphe. Becky's placings also qualified her for ASPCA Maclay Regionals, Dover Saddlery/United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) Medal Finals, USHJA Jumper Seat Medal Finals, and New England Horsemen's Council (NEHC) Finals.

Teddi Pritzker '21 had multiple championships in the 3'3" Junior Hunters with both her horses, Willow CBF and Hello Handsome. With Willow, she was champion in Kentucky and at HITS Saugerties in Saugerties, NY. Willow CBF won the Junior Hunter Classic at both HITS and Equifest III in Wayne, Illinois. With Hello Handsome, Teddi was champion in the 3'3' Junior Hunters at Equifest II and reserve champion at Equifest III. With her pony Billabong, she was champion in the Large Ponies as well as reserve grand champion at Equifest II. Teddi's other pony, Find the Laughter, was reserve champion in the Large Ponies that same week. Over in the jumper ring, Teddi won a Children's Jumper class at Equifest III with her horse Lotta 167.

Gigi Moynihan '21 qualified for 3'3" National Horse Show (NHS) Finals, Maclay Regionals, USEF Medal Finals and United States Equestrian Team (USET) finals. At Monmouth at the Team in Gladstone, New Jersey, Gigi was 2nd in the 3' Derby on Golden Dream and had the highest score in the Handy round. She also placed 9th in the Welcome at Monmouth on her new mount Blixten and 7th in the Mini Prix.

Julia Luciani '20 earned ribbons in the Fairfield Hunters at the Fairfield County Hunt Club Horse Show, and qualfiied for NEHC Finals.

Liv Markwood '20 qualified for the USHJA Jumper Seat Medal Finals.