4-H Members Ride In Dressage Contest

DUNKIRK – Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s 4-H Horse exhibitors rode dressage and competed in Region 1 Horse Judging at the county fair.

The Dressage Horse Show requires riders to perform patterned tests demonstrating various levels of horse and rider abilities which included divisions for walk trot, amateur, Junior and Senior. Grand Champion honors went to Mikayla Reynolds, Emily Markham in the Senior Division. Reserved Senior tied placings were Cassidy Logan and Kendra Hockran. Amateur Grand Champion was Stephanie Rogers and Reserve Champion was Katie Sampson.

Top riders from the best out of three shows for the 2014 show season have earned qualification for The Great New York State Fair. Kendra Hockran, Emily Markham, Cassidy Logan and Gracie Morrison qualified for the Great New York State Fair.