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The Sold Out 2009 CHSA Awards banquet was held on Saturday, March 6, 2010 at the Hartford Marriott and attended by CHSA Members, Friends and Family.  This was the 77th CHSA Year End Awards banquet!

The Awards Banquet started with the Parade of Champions…Lead Rein and Walk-Trot Winners!

Parade of Champions

Over Sixty Year End Awards were presented along with a Raffle that raised money for the CHSA Scholarship Fund. View photos from the 2009 CHSA Awards Banquet.

Trudy Wissel of End of Hunt Farm was the big CHSA Raffle winner – she won the same prize twice in two separate drawings! Can you guess what she won?!?

Trudy Raffle

The 2009 CHSA Good Sportsmanship Award was presented to Christen Scarpa by Kristen Guadagnino, Chairperson of the Sportsmanship Committee.  Harpur Schwartz read a very moving nomination letter for Christen, watch the video below.

CHSA Sporstmanship scarpa
From Left – Harpur Schwartz, Christen Scarpa and Kristen Guadagnino.


The 2009 CHSA Scholarship Recipients were recognized at the Awards Banquet.

CHSA Scholarship winners
 From Left: Ruth Fried (CHSA Board Member), Christen Scarpa and Jessica Gross. Missing Jenna Burns.

Did I mention there was Dancing to midnight? Even the Champions came out to dance!


Photos from the 2009 CHSA Awards Banquet: