Articles: Press Release
Katherine Newman Catch-Rides for Tricolors at Capital Challenge Horse Show
Photo: Katherine Newman and Pacemaker, reserve champion of
the older Large Junior Hunters. Photo (C) 2008 Jennifer Wood.
Jenny Ross of
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Upper Marlboro, MD - October 7, 2008 - Katherine Newman of
Wellington, FL, accumulated top ribbons and two tricolors this past week at the
Capital Challenge Horse Show in Upper Marlboro, MD. The young rider trains with
her parents, Kathy and Gerry, at their hunter/jumper show stable Allwyn Court. At
Capital Challenge, Newman showed multiple catch-rides in the junior hunters and
In the Small Junior 16-17 Hunter division, the young rider
rode Lifetime Guarantee for Robert Cole and came home with consistent ribbons.
In addition, they pinned fourth in the World Champion Junior Hunter Under
Saddle. She showed Pirate in the older Small Juniors for Boggs Hill Farm, and
the pair earned second and sixth place over fences. They also finished seventh
in the WCHR Junior Challenge. "In the class that he was second, Pirate scored
an 88.5. He jumped very well this week," said Newman.
She competed in the Large Junior 16-17 Hunters with
Pacemaker, a catch-ride that she showed for V. Mavec LLC. Pacemaker rode to a
blue ribbon finish in the handy hunter class. Newman commented, "He got scores
of 91 and 90 in the handy hunter. He was awesome! He jumped high and was very
responsive." Along with their first, they earned the reserve championship after
winning two fifths over fences and seventh place under saddle. She also competed
with All The Answers, owned by Sherri Crawford.
In the 17-Year-Old Equitation division, Newman came away
with the reserve championship after she pinned second in both over fences
classes. In the first over fences, she rode Goodtime for Laura Patava and Bonaventure
Farm. In the second class, she piloted Wave On Wave for SBS Farms Inc.
Katherine Newman of Allwyn Court will compete next at the
Pennsylvania National Horse Show in Harrisburg,
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