Horse of the Year Successes

Impressive Placings for St Peter's Equestrian Academy Students

St Peter's Equestrian Academy students had some impressive placings at New Zealand's premier equestrian event, the Horse of the Year at the Hawke's Bay A&P Showgrounds.

Show Jumping

Madie Smith
1st NZ Pony Equitation
2nd Category B Pony Equitation
2nd Open Horse 1.15m
8th 1.15m Championship

Nicola Hammond
Qualified for Lady Rider of the Year 1.40m and 9th in the Final
5th 1.25m Speed Class
7th Young Rider of the Year
6th Junior Rider of the Year & in the 1st Equitation section

Elise Stables
2nd 1.25m Aspiring Rider of the Year

Lily Cawood
1st 1.05m Speed Class

Charlotte Amos

1st Pony 1.20m (Saba Sam Shield)
2nd Horse 1.20m
2nd Horse 1.15m 

Mounted Games

Shayla Shaw
Winner, Under 17 Pairs National Championship (Merrylegs Trophy)
Reserve Champion U17 Teams National Championship

Nikita Howl

Reserve Champion in U12 New Zealand Mounted Games Pairs Competition
6th in HOY New Zealand Mounted Games U17 Teams Competition
Irish Piper Perpetual Trophy for highest points for an U14 team in class


Sophia Blackbourn 6th Level 1 Pony of the Year

Show Hunter

Michaelee Head
2nd Show Hunter NZ High Points Series
6th NZ Show Hunter Pony of the Year


Madie Smith Show Jumping
Nicola Hammond on Hot Gossip
Sophia Blackbourn
Nikita Howl at right


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