5 Fast Facts About Kat Fuqua
September 2, 2019 | The Chronicle of the Horse

Kat Fuqua earned the first championship of this year's USEF Pony Finals aboard Prestige in the large pony hunter division. The 8-year-old Belgian Riding Pony gelding (Ive Van De Delthoeve-Bichette Du Moulin De Pierres) also qualified in the large green division, but Fuqua and trainer Jimmy Torano wanted to test him against the older and wiser competitors, and he passed with tricolor colors. Then on the final day of competition, Fuqua and "Prince" topped the Marshall & Sterling USEF Pony Medal Finals over 197 competitors.

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USEF Pony Finals to USHJA International Hunter Derby Championships: Fuqua Doubles Down on National Titles
August 20, 2019 | Equinium

Lexington, Kentucky (August 20, 2019) - Whether she's guiding her pony to a USEF Pony Finals National Title or showing a new Junior Hunter mount for the first time, Kat Fuqua has been doubling down on Championships this summer. With her 2018 USEF Pony Finals title to defend and jumping to new heights in the 2019 Platinum Performance/USHJA International Hunter Derby, Fuqua and her mounts are making rhythmical strides in some of the most prestigious hunter events on the summer circuits.

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Fuqua Wins Marshall & Sterling/USEF Pony Medal Finals to Close Out 2019 USEF Pony Finals Presented by Collecting Gaits Farm
August 11, 2019 | US Equestrian

Lexington, Ky. - The 2019 USEF Pony Finals presented by Collecting Gaits Farm came to its conclusion on Sunday with the Marshall & Sterling/USEF Pony Medal Finals taking center stage at the Alltech Arena. A total of 197 young athletes competed for the coveted title over a solid track designed by Jasen Shelley. A total of 20 riders with four from the small section, 10 from the medium section, and six from the large section returned for the second round over another challenging course. Judges Thomas Brennan and Ken Smith required no further testing, and Kat Fuqua was declared the 2019 champion.

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Kat Fuqua and Caroline Passarelli Reign Supreme as First Two Champions at 2019 USEF Pony Finals
August 7, 2019 | Phelps Sports

Lexington, Ky. - Aug. 7, 2019 - Day two of the 2019 USEF Pony Finals, presented by Collecting Gaits Farm, continued in the Walnut Ring at the Kentucky Horse Park with the leaders of the Large Regular and Small Green Pony Hunter divisions looking to hold on to their top placings. After both divisions tried their hand in the over fences portion of competition, it was Kat Fuqua aboard Prestige who claimed championship honors in the Large Regular Pony Hunters and Caroline Passarelli riding So Charming who led the pack to claim victory in the Small Green Pony Hunters.

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Day Two of 2019 USEF Pony Finals Presented By Collecting Gaits Farm Crowns Champions in Large Regular Hunter Pony and Small Green Hunter Pony National Championships; Small Regular Hunter Pony National Championship Gets Underway
August 7, 2019 | USEF Pony Finals

Lexington, Ky. - As the Small Regular Hunter Pony National Championship presented by PonyTail Bows started up, two new champions were crowned on the second day of competition at the 2019 USEF Pony Finals presented by Collecting Gaits Farm. Kat Fuqua and Prestige won the Large Regular Hunter Pony National Championship presented by Charles Ancona and Caroline Passarelli aboard So Charming won the Small Green Hunter Pony National Championship.

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Takacs and Brighton Lead Large Regular Hunter Pony National Championship Presented by Charles Ancona; Brown and Sunshine Kid Sitting First in Small Green Hunter Pony National Championship on Day One of USEF Pony Finals Presented by Collecting Gaits Farm
August 6, 2019 | USEF Pony Finals

Lexington, Ky. - The 2019 USEF Pony Finals presented by Collecting Gaits Farm (Pony Finals) is officially underway as competitors for the Large Regular Hunter Pony National Championship presented by Charles Ancona and the Small Green Hunter Pony National Championship completed the Model and Under Saddle phases at the Kentucky Horse Park on Tuesday, August 6.

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Kat Fuqua and Cupido Z Earn Grand Junior Hunter Title at the Kentucky Summer Classic
August 3, 2019 | Kentucky Horse Shows

Junior Hunters closed out the Stonelea Ring Friday at the Kentucky Summer Classic with the presentation of the Grand Junior Hunter Championship presented by Visse Wedell. The top honor was presented to the horse and rider combination that accumulated the most points over two days of competition in either the 3'3" or 3'6" sections of the Junior Hunter division. This week, it was Kat Fuqua and Cupido Z that reigned supreme.

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Fuqua Fantastic at USEF Junior Hunter National Championships, I <3 New York, & Lake Placid Horse Shows
August 2, 2019 | Equinium

Devon, PA (August 2, 2019) - The Brandywine Horse Show's Dixon Oval and the beauty of upstate New York set the stage for some of this summer's top hunter jumper events, and a number of fantastic rides put in by Kat Fuqua and her team of equines. Celebrating her twelfth birthday on July 25th, Fuqua's elegance and effectiveness in the saddle rounded out her final days as an 11-year-old with the USEF Junior Hunter National Championships at Devon, the I <3 New York Horse Show, and the Lake Placid Horse Show Series in upstate New York to capture a number of top national titles and, under the tutelage of Jimmy Torano of JET Show Stables. Fuqua continues to compete as show age 11 and stands out in the Large Pony Hunters, Equitation, and Junior Hunter Under 15 divisions.

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Life Lessons in the Saddle
July 10, 2019 | US Equestrian

It's Field Day at Holy Innocents' Episcopal School, and the fifth-grade class team color is green. A shade of emerald green lipstick and face paint adorns the face of 11-year-old Kat Fuqua, perfectly matching her kelly-green shirt. It's not the typical interview, in an Atlanta-area Dunkin Donuts over breakfast as she runs off to school to participate in relay races and bobbing for marshmallows, but Kat is no typical 11-year-old.

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EQUUS Film Festival at BreyerFest Celebration Announcing Kat Fuqua Star of New Movie Billy & Blaze to Attend and Meet Her Fans After Premier of the New Trailer
July 4, 2019 | American Horse Publications

Lexington, Ky. - The 2019 USEF Pony Finals presented by Collecting Gaits Farm came to its conclusion on Sunday with the Marshall & Sterling/USEF Pony Medal Finals taking center stage at the Alltech Arena. A total of 197 young athletes competed for the coveted title over a solid track designed by Jasen Shelley. A total of 20 riders with four from the small section, 10 from the medium section, and six from the large section returned for the second round over another challenging course. Judges Thomas Brennan and Ken Smith required no further testing, and Kat Fuqua was declared the 2019 champion.

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