East Tennessee Saddlebred Association
The ETSA Midsummer Classic Horse Show has named four classes as memorial classes in memory of long time members and supporters of the show who are no longer with us.
Debbie Richardson (right), ETSA president, escorted Roger Meade (left) as they left the ring following ETSA's special recognition of ETSA's friend and long time Midsummer Classic Horse Show supporter in 2012. ETSA is proud to host the Roger Meade Memorial ASB Five Gaited Grand Championship in his memory. ETSA has also established a perpetual memorial trophy in Roger's memory.
Photo compliments of Sandra Hall
2013 - Lucky New Day - E. H. Matthews up for Cathie Oliver
2014 - Undulata's High Society- Anne Neil up for Pidgeon Roost Farm
2015 - Undulata's High Society - Anne Neil up for Tina Sutter
2016 - Rappe - Nancy Troutman for Danny and Nancy Troutman
2017 - Mr. Toad's Wild Ride - Heath Hughes for Luanne Kilday Malone
Roger Meade Memorial ASB Open Five Gaited Grand Championship
The Open Road Horse Stake is named for long time ETSA member and Midsummer Classic Horse supporter and is now known as the David Cunningham Memorial Road Horse Stake. ETSA has established a perpetual memorial trophy in David's memory.
David Cunningham Memorial Road Horse Grand Championship
Photo complements of Dianna Pearson
2013 - Cookie Monster - Mark Catron owner/exhibitor
2014 - Rompaway Travis - Kim Dunn for Lisa Catron
2015 - Matt T Tup - Steve Hanks owner/exhibitor
2016 - Grand Fun - Eddie Case for Eddie Case Family
2017 - GR CH Belle Starr - Janelle DAmato for Kathleen Melious
Leon Richardson Memorial ASB Amateur Five Gaited Championship
Sandra Hall Photo
The ASB Amateur Five Gaited Championship is named in memory of Leon Richardson. Leon was a long time member of ETSA and an avid supporter of the ETSA Midsummer Classic Horse Show and other shows sponsored by ETSA. The class will now carry the name Leon Richardson Memorial ASB Amateur Five Gaited Championship. A perpetual memorial trophy bearing Leon's name will be awarded to the class winner.
2015 - Retribuiton - Alexandria Cedrone for Dan & Laura Cedrone
2016 - Walterway's Smart Lookin - Regena Breeden Shelton owner/exhibitor
2017 - Me Next - Luanne Kilday Malone owner/exhibitor
Sandra Hall Photo
The Hackney Pleasure Driving Pony Championship is named for Mrs. Helen Catron. She was a charter member of the East Tennessee Saddlebred Association and opened her home for numerous meetings for the organization. She was a regular in the class and always thoroughly enjoyed showing her ponies. The class will now carry her name and a memorial trophy will be awarded to the winner of the class.
Helen Catron Memorial Hackney Pleasure Driving Pony Championship
2015 - Dun Haven Awesome Choice - Nick Schubert owner/exhibitor
2016 - Romeos Top Diplomat LF - Susan Matheney owner/exhibitor
2017 - Heartland Stepaside - Elizabeth Kuykendall owner/exhibitor
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