USPEA Jonathan Wentz Trophy

Fund Raiser

A trophy to recognize
the Para-Equestrian High Performance Athlete.
Olva Stewart Pharo has been commissioned
to create a bronze of Jonathan Wentz on NTEC Richter Scale
to grace the trophy.
Mrs. Pharo is donating her time and craft.
With your help we can raise the funds to cover the foundry costs.
Your donation is Tax Deductible.

Jonathan Wentz

Jonathan Wentz and NTEC Richter Scale

Jonathan Wentz

Jonathan Wentz and NTEC Richter Scale
Photograph by Lindsay Yosay McCall

This trophy has been established in memory of
Paralympian Jonathan Wentz.
Jonathan, who was born (11/15/1990) with cerebral plasy,
had the distinction of being the
highest placed American equestrian
at either the 2012 London Olympic or Paralympic Games.
He finished fourth in the Individual Test
and fifth in the Freestyle Test in Grade 1b
competition riding NTEC Richter Scale.
The US Team was seventh place overall.
Jonathan died 09/30/2012 at the age of 21.

Jonathan Wentz Take Home Plaque

To honor Jonathan and other determined
and inspiring Para-Equestrians in
dressage, driving, reining, vaulting or jumping
the trophy is be awarded each year
at the USEF Annual Convention.

To make a donation: Make your checks payable to:
USPEA and designate: "JW Trophy" in the memo
Mail donations to:
USPEA, c/o Tina Wentz, 701 N. Waterview Dr., Richardson, TX 75080
or use PayPal at and designate to
"JW Trophy" in message section.

Receive a free "JONATHAN RIDES ON" bracelet with a donation of $25 of more!

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Last Update: 26 January, 2014