Private Life Named Hunter of the Year
The 7-year-old KWPN gelding Private Life, owned by Dr. Betsee Parker and ridden by Scott Stewart, was awarded the WCHR Peter Wetherill Cup and
named the 2017 USHJA WCHR Hunter of the Year in mid-February in Wellington, Florida.
In only his second year of showing, the bay hunter was the 2017 Green Conformation Circuit Champion at the Winter Equestrian Festival and won the Green Hunter Conformation Championships at Devon, the Capital Challenge Horse Show, the Pennsylvania National Horse Show, the Washington International Horse Show and the National Horse Show.
Private Life also earned the Reserve Champion title at the 2017 $100,000 WCHR Peter Wetherill Palm Beach Hunter Spectacular and the Mark Gregory Perpetual Trophy as the best conditioned horse of the first round and the Charlie Weaver Memorial Award as the highest-scoring conformation horse of the first round.
Private Life earned the title 2017 USHJA WCHR Hunter of the Year.