Duke Classic

Liz Shaffer, Caroline Gemmell  and Mandy Shaffer at the Duke Classic Horse Show
Liz Shaffer, Caroline Gemmell and Mandy Shaffer at the Duke Classic Horse Show

Three students, six horses and Coach Ashley Duda traveled to Raleigh Nov. 6-10 to compete at the Duke Classic Horse Show. The horses ranged from the experienced Antonio owned by the Shaffer sisters to the green Hey Cisco owned and and ridden by Ashley Duda. 

Colleen – Champion in the 1.10m jumpers out of 61 entries- Rider Amanda Shaffer 

Antonio– Champion in the 1.10m Adult jumper classic out of 21 entries – Rider Amanda Shaffer 

Paulchen– competed in the (Equitation) Ariat adult medal and was 7th out of 15 entries and competed in the (Equitation) Brian Jones medal and was 5th out of 12 entries- Rider Elizabeth Shaffer 

Hey Cisco- Competed in the baby Green hunters with Ashley Duda 

SouthSide- Competed in the 1.20m placing 2nd out of 5 entries  and 5th out of 7 entries- Rider Ashley Duda 

Aspen– 0.95m jumpers was 6th – Rider Caroline Gemmell

Shaffer sisters with Coach Duda and Cazzie
Shaffer sisters with Coach Duda and Cazzie
Mandy Shaffer with Colleen and Antonio
Mandy Shaffer with Colleen and Antonio

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