class of 2022 | equitation and over fences
Hanover High School | Hanover, VA
Victoria Gustafson has been an active member of BETA club since 2019. She has been riding horses since she was 8 years old. She started showing on a local circuit about 5 years ago and started showing on the “A” rated circuit 2 years ago. Victoria rode in the Children’s Hunter, Eq in the 2018-2019 show season and began showing in the 3’3” Junior Eq in 2020. Her goal is to qualify for NHS finals and attend Capital Challenge by the end of 2021 and to qualify for Maclay finals 2022. In January she had an unfortunate fall and broke her neck. Due to the fall, she was out of riding until June of 2020. Her showing was limited due to COVID-19. Unfortunate events of 2020 did not allow her to complete her 2020 riding goals.
Trains with Katherine Schmidt Butler. Currently showing in the 3’3”.
7th in the 2019 USHJA Zone 3 Sandy Gerald, 4th in the 2019 Childrens’ Medal at VHSA Finals, 5th in the 2019 VHSA eq on the flat finals, 8th in the 2020 VHSA eq on the flat finals, 2020 Winner of Gittings Horsemanship Award