The Northwest Autumn Classic marks the end of the Zone IX show circuit. Shelley rode Puppet to the Green Working Hunter championship, and was reserve champion with Lexie Grant’s Rendition in the Performance 3’3” division. Pirouette and Shawna Dash were champion in the Amateur Owner 3’3”, and Alexandra Zell and Exposure won the Adult Amateur Hunter division. Cassius and Leslie Cox won the tri-color in the 1.10m High Adult Jumpers, and Greyscale was champion in the Conformation Hunters with Shelley and reserve champion in the Children’s Hunters 12 & Under with Katherine Dash. In the ASPCA Maclay Regional Finals, Vivian Keller rode Galabea 3 to the tenth place ribbon, and Avery Worthington and Banning finished eleventh. Musketeer and Kaylee Cox made their first Grand Prix appearance, placing sixth in the NWAC Grand Prix.
Northwest Autumn Classic is also home to both the USHJA Zone Finals and the USHJA Zone Championships.
USHJA ZONE FINALS
PIROUETTE– Champion Amateur Owner 3’3”
MUSKETEER– Champion Junior/ Amateur Jumper
RENDITION– Reserve Champion Performance 3’3”
USHJA ZONE CHAMPIONSHIPS
PIROUETTE– Champion Pre-Green 3’3” & Champion Amateur Owner 3’3”
GREYSCALE– Champion Conformation Hunter
PUPPET– Champion Green Working Hunter
EXPOSURE– Reserve Champion Performance 3’3”
MUSKETEER– Champion Junior/Amateur Jumper
PADARCO DOLCE– Reserve Champion Junior Hunter
EMILY PERKINS– Champion Pony Medal Ride-Off
AVERY WORTHINGTON– Reserve Champion Hunter Seat Medal Ride-Off