Friday, April 25, 2014
NAF Shining Star goes to Jasmine Punter
Friday 24 February 2012
Jasmine, who is a member of the Wiltshire Junior Academy is already a very talented horse woman. Always keen to improve her skills and knowledge she has attended nearly all of the Junior Academy coaching sessions and is currently working her way through the NAF Five Star Performance Awards.
Jasmine is also a great competitor and having forged a great partnership with her new horse they have already won a number of classes, qualified for the Blue Chip Championships and gained their Discovery and Newcomer requirement of double-clear rounds. Juggling horses with her education, Jasmine is currently studying for her A levels and works two evenings per week to help finance her show jumping and is a budding photographer.
Lead Coach Nicky Florence who nominated Jasmine commented “She is a joy to coach, a great listener and always has a smile on her face when riding. I currently have several young show jumpers and I wouldn't hesitate to ask her to work and jump them for me if she had the time”
Tracey Lloyd, NAF (Natural Animal Feeds) commented, “It is clear to see Jasmine is a very talented horse woman. Her commitment to her sport through dedicated and continuous education; including the NAF Five Star Performance Awards Training Program which she is currently working her way through, has gained her the January NAF Shining Star Award. Many Congratulations.”