Equitation Champions Crowned at AON USHJA National Championships
Las Vegas—November 17, 2018—Equitation riders shined on Saturday at the AON/USHJA National Championships at The Las Vegas National Horse Show-CSI 4*W, as Kate Abajian earned the Leading Equitation Rider title in her last equitation competition as a Junior.
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From the Winner's Circle
"“[Tip Jar] is an amazing horse. I like his personality, and he’s such a hard worker...I love how easy going he is, and he doesn’t care about what’s in the ring or what he jumps as long as I tell him where to go.” ~ Kate Abajian, High Point and Leading Equitation Rider
Kate Abajian and Tip Jar, owned by Don Stewart
Equitation 15-17 Championship
Elisa Broz and Beforeanythingelse, owned by Constance Broz
Equitation 14 & Under Champion
Sophia Sanders and her own Cipriani
USHJA 3'3" Jumping Seat Medal, 15-17, Class Winner
Clara McDanniel and her own Champagne
USHJA 3'3" Jumping Seat Medal, 14 & Under, Class Winner
Click the video above to hear what it was like for Kate Abajian to win the Leading Equitation Rider title in her last Equitation class as a Junior!
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