Young Dressage Association celebrates 2019

GRINNING: Sharon McCarthy winner of Prelim HOTY with Julia McLean and Sue Walker. Photo: YDA/Facebook.
GRINNING: Sharon McCarthy winner of Prelim HOTY with Julia McLean and Sue Walker. Photo: YDA/Facebook.

Young Dressage Association held its 2019 presentation night on Saturday night with plenty of awards to hand out.

Julia McLean from WOW Saddles was on hand to speak with those in attendance and to present the winners with their awards.

The winners were:

  • Preliminary Horse of the Year - Tarburra Whisperer/Sharon McCarthy
  • Novice Horse of the Year - Woolaroo Rivercruz/Sally Walker
  • Elementary Horse of the Year - Fairview Voyager/Cheryl Gander
  • Advance Horse of the Year - GV Ryans Rave/Megan McEachern
  • FEI Horse of the Year - Mr Jackson/Megan Bryant
  • Medium Horse of the Year - Demartini/Anita Doswell
  • Pony of the Year - Peppertree Golden Starlight/Natasha Larsen
  • Junior Rider of the Year - Sophie Grainger/Musk Park Picasso
  • Young Rider of the Year - Maggie Davis/HPH Ostentatious
  • Closed Unrestricted Horse of the Year - Stockleigh Creme de la Crem/Marie Cooper
  • Volunteer of the Year - Leona Steen

John from Equestrian Fire Relief Australia was also on hand during the night to give the club an update on what has been going on and what still needs to be done.

The club also celebrated its huge win as 2019 ENSW Club of the Year.