• HCHSA Anniversary Show & Medal Finals

    We had a beautiful day for our Anniversary Show/Medal Finals at Pickwick on Saturday, September 7! HCHSA would like to thank all of our competitors and congratulate our winners:

    Short Stirrup Medal:
    Kylie Martin & Crème Brûlée

    Long Stirrup Medal:
    Sydney Smith & Artful Dodger

    Children’s/Pony Medal:
    Abigale Olmsted & Highland’s Right Royal

    Low Adult Medal:
    Judith Schaefer & Brightly Shining

    Junior/Adult Amateur Medal:
    Madison Smyth & Encore

    Benefit Hack Final:
    Sarah Howard & Got My Socks

    Home Run Hunter Derby:
    Encore & Madison Smyth

    Don’t forget – the season isn’t over yet! There are still two more shows you can attend to earn points: St. Tim’s on September 21-22 and Meadowbrook on October 12!

  • INFO: Medal Finals & 40th Anniversary Benefit Show

    Invitations for Medal Finals have been sent! Please pre-enter here on HorseShowing.com by FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6TH. Biography forms, which will be read during the rider’s Medal over fences trip, were sent with invitations and can also be downloaded on here. Please email your bio form to emily@hchsa.net by September 6th.

    It is still possible to qualify for Medal Finals at the Anniversary Show! If you think your points are close or you want to try to qualify that day, please come prepared.

    We are also excited to announce that we will have two photographers present at this show! Get your “picture perfect” shot for the banquet book! You can reach out to Barbara Kirchner-Magrogan the day of the show to schedule a shoot/request photos of your over-fences trip(s). She can either take orders for prints or provide a flash drive, and pricing will vary depending on the choice of media. SOBED Creative Media will also be present and is offering equine portrait services!

    Perpetual trophy winners: please bring your trophies to this show if possible! If you are not planning to attend this weekend’s show, please contact JoAnn Robertson to make alternative arrangements to return your trophy ASAP.

    Finally, HCHSA would like to congratulate all of our Medal Finals qualifiers. Congratulations to…

    -SHORT STIRRUP-
    Haley Meehan
    Kylie Martin
    Abigail Clark
    Abigail Schindler
    Caroline Schindler

    -LONG STIRRUP-
    Ella Davidson
    Samantha Bourque
    Alexa Smith
    Sydney Smith
    Stella Voyts
    Reese Wysocki
    Kate Puente
    Rachel Taffetani

    -CHILDREN’S-
    Samantha Riley
    Kristin Wilhelm
    Madellen College
    Shannon McGowan
    Natalie Paley
    Jessica Murray
    Kamryn Barth

    -PONY-
    Abigale Olmstead

    -LOW ADULT AMATEUR-
    Susan Pino
    Megan Faery
    McKenzie Easter
    Kirsten Farley

    -JUNIOR-
    Madison Smyth
    Anna Szefc
    Kaitlyn Nicely-Harvey
    Paige Smith
    Gabriella Kostadinov
    Shannon Smyth

    -BENEFIT HACK-
    Kristen Wilhelm and Day Dream
    Samantha Bourque and Nashville Nights
    Gabriella Kostadinov and Near Expectations
    Rachel Florian and Duncan
    McKenzie Easter and Brightly Shining
    Judy Schaefer and Oslo
    Brittani Hayden and American Way
    Isabel Flynn and Wanderlust 
    Emily Hernandez and Mademoiselle Arnica
    Kirsten Farley and Revelation
    Madellen College and Believe
    Samantha Riley and The Prestige
    Kristin Mowry and Island Wonder
    Hillary H. Morrow and D’Orsay