Caitlin Benzie

Just turned 20 last month and is in her last year at AUT University doing a Bachelor of Communications.

She competed on a Schoolmaster (Greendowns Laredo) and won World FEI Childrens Elementary, and placed 3rd in HOY CDI-Y Young Rider of the Year. When he (Greendowns Laredo) retired she bought Odie, as a green six year old and has taken him through to Level 5.

Amongst other things she has Won Championships at Level 2, 3, and 4. Won Dressage NZ Young Rider National Performance Award 2014. Named on DNZ Young Rider Squad with Odie for last two years.

She has owned Jason (in partnership with Bill Noble) for the last year.

Reserve Champion Level 6/7 AMDG Champs Jan 2015,
Reserve Champion Level 8 BOP Champs Oct 2015,
Reserve Champion Level 9 Northland Champs Jan 2016.

Also Caitlin is a keen photographer and takes photos as GDL Photography.

Above : Jason
Left : Odie