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1 2 Driving – Max Pearce Jane is also a regular helper at events at Clarendon either with writing for judges or gear stewarding. She is also a Max has achieved much success since his interest EA Swabbing Steward and acts in that capacity from time in carriage driving started over 30 years ago. His to time. She is also a regular volunteer at other events enthusiasm and dedication to our sport is never ending. including Sydney, Adelaide and Melbourne 3DEs and His encouragement to all new comers has been well Sydney jumping events. rewarded – his encouragement of a young local driver named Boyd Exell is testament to this! Jane never seeks recognition for herself. She does whatever is asked of her with a smile. She uses her Max currently hold the positions of; initiative and can easily adapt to a leader role when it is • Vice Chair of NSW Carriage Driving Committee necessary. She is a great role model for young and new • President of Southern Carriage Driving Club volunteers and is always willing to assist and guide them. • Current EA Level 2 Carriage Driving Coach and Coach Educator Jumping - Katrina Dukats Achievements for Carriage Driving 2010 Katrina started her long career in equestrian sport when • Instigated proposal for running International CAN her daughters began riding. She was a founding member Events for the purpose of qualifying 2 of our top of the Sydney Show Jump Club and has been a member carriage drivers to compete at the World Singles of the Jumping NSW committee for more than twenty Driving Event in Italy in 2010. This started with the years where she is currently the long-term, serving event held at Bundanoon NSW November, followed honorary secretary. Katrina is an international level by the International CAN Event held at Witwood NSW judge, course designer and an enthusiastic advocate January 2010. for one of her passions, jumping equitation. ENSW has • Arranged for International World Champion carriage a long association with Katrina also, as a judge she has driver Boyd Exell to conduct very successful carriage assisted in all the interschool state championships since driving schools in NSW Queensland and Victoria in they began seven years ago, she has also judged at our January2010 ongoing twilight jumping series and she was a director on • Arranged for special funding from Equestrian NSW to the ENSW board for almost ten years. promote Young Driver Program. Eventing – Tina Stafford Dressage – Jane Josephs For many years Tina been secretary for Berrima Horse Jane has been an integral part of the Field of Play (FOP) Trials, and then has been involved in Sydney International Team at major dressage events such as the Sydney CDI 3DE committee and last year ran the Eventing segment and National Championships for more than eight years. of the NSW Interschool competition and the National The FOP team works long hours, starting early before Interschool Championships. Tina is deserving of breakfast making sure the arenas are ready for the start recognition for the countless hours put into organising of competition until late in the day when the team gets eventing in NSW on so many different fronts. She works set up for the coming day. Jane is one of the workers tirelessly to ensure eventing competitions run smoothly who stays on the grounds, does whatever is required and and are rider friendly. always works with a smile. Tina is the consummate professional. Just one example of her attention to detail, the SA team manager at the National Interschool event last year was remarking on the amazing work Tina did on an incredibly tight and difficult set of draws, referring to the draw as a ‘work of art’ – ENSW is thinking of sending it to the Museum of 1 Judy Fasher with Wayne Roycroft, awarded the Chairman’s Award for Contemporary Art for exhibition. Extraordinary Services to the Sport 2 Wayne Roycroft accepts his award 3 Dr Derek Major, Chairman ENSW and Hamish Johnston, CEO, Equestrian WA 4 Special Guest, World Champion, Boyd Exell 96


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