2019 LIPHA Award Winners

Making a Difference in the Long Island Equestrian Community


The Virginia Rice Trophy

Presented to Carol Lee Secari-Griffin for extraordinary, outstanding and unique achievements in equestrian sport.

The James J. Walsh Memorial Trophy

Presented to Catrine Golia, whose actions merit unique distinction by her accomplishments: further the goals of an equine organization, provide inspiration to those in the sport, is a creative force for change, helped the horses in the sport and benefited the equestrian sport.

Long Island Junior PHA
Appreciation Award

The Junior PHA unanimously chose Catrine Golia in recognition of her constant support of our local horse community.