Kentucky Horse Shows LLC Graciously Thanks Hagyard Equine Medical Institute

Lexington, KY – August 1, 2022 – We are thrilled to welcome back Hagyard Equine Medical Institute as the sponsor of the Hagyard Grand Hunter Champion Awards for the Kentucky Summer Series. The Hagyard Grand Hunter Champions were awarded in the Professional, Amateur Owner, Junior, Pony, Adult Amateur and Children’s Divisions.

Christopher Payne and Gratitude. Photo by Shawn McMillen Photography.

The Hagyard Grand Hunter Champions during Kentucky Summer Week I were awarded as follows:

Grand Professional Hunter Champion: Christopher Payne and Gratitude, owned by Stillwater Farm LLC.

Grand Amateur-Owner Hunter Champion: Ellie Ferrigno and Luxador.

Grand Junior Hunter Champion: Kat Fuqua and Grand Remo.

Grand Pony Hunter Champion: JJ Torano and Paris Charm, owned by Megan D’amico.

Grand Adult Hunter Champions: Jeanine Cash and Freedom and Hilary Vollmer and Deano, owned by Just H, LLC.

Grand Children’s Hunter Champion: Maya Grove and Hallmark.

Hagyard Equine Medical Institute is the oldest and one of the largest equine veterinary practices in the world- home to over 50 veterinarians. The institute offers a staff with qualifications unparalleled by any single non-university veterinary group. The facility, located across the street from the Kentucky Horse Park, boasts superior ambulatory services, the world-renowned Davidson Surgery Center, McGee Medicine and Fertility Centers, Hagyard Laboratory, Sports Medicine Center, hyperbaric medicine facility, and Hagyard Pharmacy. Hagyard Equine Medical Institute, a history of doing what best for your horses. For more information, please visit


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