WESTPORT, CT – August 20, 2012 – Official Automotive Sponsor of the EQUUS Foundation, Audi Fairfield, Mercedes-Benz of Fairfield, and Porsche of Fairfield, formed the backdrop for the Winner's Circle at the Connecticut Hunter Jumper Association (CHJA) Finals at the Fairfield County Hunt Club in Westport, Connecticut. Rooted on by their trainers, Jenny Martin-Rudaz, Becky Moyher and Cassie Herman, young riders from the Fairfield Couty Hunt Club took home two of the three medals and five of the ten winning places in the Pony Medal on Saturday, August 18, 2012.
Photo courtesy of Reflections Photography. Left to Right: Carly Crossfield of Westport with Tambourine Man taking home 4th place, Dimitra Ippolito of Westport with Lady Bug taking home 3rd place and the Bronze Medal, Vicky Orlin of Westport with Rain Sox taking home 1st place and the Gold Medal, Gabby Alecia of Fairfield with Benlea Mizzou taking home 7th place, and Hannah Trudeau of Westport with Havana taking home 8th place.
Audi Fairfield, Mercedes-Benz of Fairfield, and Porsche of Fairfield, brought in their own Medal winners for the horse show spectators, exhibitors, family, friends and Club members to enjoy. The auto display featured the 2012 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet; 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera S, and the 2013 Audi S5 Cabriolet. For more information, please visit www.fairfieldmotorcars.com.
About The EQUUS Foundation
The EQUUS Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity established in 2002, also known as Horse Charities of America, is dedicated to improving the quality of life of horses, advancing the use of horses to enrich the lives of people in need and educating the public about the horse’s unique ability to empower, teach and heal. What started as a local effort is now a nationwide campaign on behalf of horses. The Foundation accomplishes its mission by providing financial support to horse-related charities across the United States; connecting a network of equine organizations to equine enthusiasts; providing scholarships to reward volunteer service on behalf of horses, and conducting information outreach to educate the public about horses.