Friday, September 20, 2019

Scotland’s Katy riding high but needs help on road to Wales

Deesidepiper.co.uk - Full Article

Thursday 19 September 2019

Young Katy Parvin of Peterculter has been selected to ride for Scotland for the second year in a row, in Wales next month.

Katy, aged 11, is an endurance rider and was asked to ride the 80k race ride in an adult slot but because of the English rules she is too young so has had to downgrade to a two-day 80k.

In Scotland she has raced up to 80km (50 miles ) in a day with her pony Misty.

Now the Culter Primary School pupil is looking for local businesses to sponsor her as she heads for the Home International and Celtic Challenge on October 5-6 at the Red Dragon, in Builth Wells.

“I’m starting to add up the costs and it’s starting to get scary so I’m looking for either financial support (sponsorship) or ideas how to get the support I need,” Katy told the Deeside Piper this week...

Read more here:
https://www.deesidepiper.co.uk/sport/other-sport/scotland-s-katy-riding-high-but-needs-help-on-road-to-wales-1-5007358

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