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Athletes from Parkwood Farms compete at state Special Olympics horse show

From left to right, Braxton Breda, Chris McClintic-Doyle, Diamond Parker, Julian Stankee, Lilly Kabel, Linda Valdez, Hunter Sorenson and David Stevens pose for a photo during the Special Olympics of Georgia 2013 Horse Show. (Special Photo)

From left to right, Braxton Breda, Chris McClintic-Doyle, Diamond Parker, Julian Stankee, Lilly Kabel, Linda Valdez, Hunter Sorenson and David Stevens pose for a photo during the Special Olympics of Georgia 2013 Horse Show. (Special Photo)

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Diamond Parker, right, shows the horse Sundance with volunteers Elizabeth Ulloa, left, and Jill Davis, center. (Special Photo)

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Hunter Sorenson rides the horse Sparky during Special Olympics of Georgia’s 2013 Horse Show. (Special Photo)

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Linda Valdez, third from left, takes gold during an event at Special Olympics of Georgia’s 2013 Horse Show. (Special Photo)

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Braxton Breda rides Lucy during Special Olympics of Georgia’s 2013 Horse Show. (Special Photo)

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David Stevens, center, rides Sundance with volunteers Elizabeth Willet, left and Amber Bliss, right. (Special Photo)

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Lilly Kabel rides Sundance during Special Olympics of Georgia’s 2013 Horse Show. (Special Photo)

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Julian Stankee rides Sundance with volunteers Ginger Jones, left, and Elizabeth Willet, right. (Special Photo)

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Chris McClintic-Doyle shows the hourse Sundance with volunteer Ginger Jones during Special Olympics of Georgia’s 2013 Horse Show. (Special Photo)

Several athletes from Parkwood Farms Therapy Center in Snellville recently won gold, silver and bronze during the Special Olympics of Georgia 2013 Horse Show.

The participants competed in dressage, showmanship, equitation and trail riding.

The following athletes competed and won during the three-day event.

  • Braxton Breda (competing Intermediate II) — Gold in trail riding, bronze in showmanship and fourth place in equitation
  • Lilly Kabel (competing Beginner II) — Gold in equitation and trail riding and bronze in showmanship
  • Chris McClintic-Doyle (competing Beginner I) — Fourth in showmanship
  • Diamond Parker (competing Beginner II) — Bronze in equitation and fourth place in showmanship and trail riding
  • Hunter Sorenson (competing Intermediate IV) — Silver in showmanship and equitation, bronze in dressage and fourth place in trail riding
  • Julian Stankee (competing Beginner I) — Silver in equitation and trail riding and fourth place in showmanship
  • David Stevens (competing Intermediate I) — Gold in showmanship, silver in equitation and bronze in trail riding
  • Linda Valdez (competing Intermediate III) — Gold in showmanship and bronze in equitation and trail riding

For more information on Parkwood Farms, visit www.parkwoodfarms.org.