Hygain Highlights from The 2022 Devon Horse Show
Mimi Gochman Crowned Junior Jumper Champion at Devon Horse Show
Devon, Pa. – May 28, 2022 – The third and final leg of the Junior Jumper Championship, sponsored by Land Services USA, Inc., welcomed back rising junior talents to the Dixon Oval under the lights for one final shot at nabbing valuable points toward the champion title. After riding to the win in Saturday night’s $20,000 Show Jumping Hall of Fame Junior Jumper Classic aboard Gigi’s Girl BH, it was Mimi Gochman who claimed the Junior Jumper Championship honors to take home The Barry G. Balmer Memorial Challenge Trophy, donated by Blair Balmer in memory of Mr. Barry G. Balmer. Reserve honors were awarded to Alexa Elle Lignelli.
Grand Remo Named Devon Grand Junior Hunter Champion
Junior hunter competition wrapped up in the iconic Dixon Oval Saturday afternoon at the 2022 Devon Horse Show. Both Large and Small Junior Hunter competitors vied for the Devon Grand Junior Hunter Championship title, sponsored by Courtyard Marriott, taking to the ring one last time with the hope of accumulating the most points throughout the two days of competition to claim the coveted honor. In the end, it was Kat Fuqua who hoisted the “Ovation” Perpetual Trophy, donated in 2014 by Dr. Betsee Parker, after riding to top placings aboard her own Grand Remo.
Vivian Golden and Brixton Ride to Grand Pony Hunter Champion
Competition in the Wheeler Ring Saturday at the 2022 Devon Horse Show saw a talented field of riders and their ponies vie for top honors in their respective divisions. All hoping to claim the Grand Pony Hunter Championship title, as well as the Wizard of Oz Perpetual Trophy, donated by Susan Burr Malanowski and Lloyd Longenecker in 2012, competitors put their best foot forward to try and accumulate the most points in their respective divisions. Vivian Golden and Brixton emerged victorious, walking away with the Grand Pony Hunter Championship.