Northwest NEWS

February 8, 1999

Sports

Local rider wins championship

Teddy Guss

Teddy with her horse, Boston Bold Lee, and some of the ribbons the two have won. Teddy was named Champion, Junior Exhibitor, by the American Horse Show Association at a recent show.
Photo courtesy of the Guss family.

   Theodora (Teddy) Guss, daughter of Leonard and Claudia Guss of Woodinville, was named Champion, Junior Exhibitor, in Western Pleasure for Region 8, Morgan Horse Division, by the American Horse Show Association.

   Region 8 includes Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana. They were also awarded sixth place in Western Pleasure, Open Showing. This category includes riders of all ages, professional and amateur.
   Teddy is 13 and in the 8th grade at Heritage Christian School in Bothell. Her mother, Claudia, is her trainer.