June 4, 2007

CONTACT: Debra Judd, (908) 527-4930 
Tom Plante, (908) 527-4746


Outstanding Junior Instructors Awarded at Watchung Stables

kristyn & monica

MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – Sixteen-year-old Kristyn Berger (L) of Fanwood, riding Brutus, and 12-year-old Monica Cioppettini (R) of Summit, riding Chowder, were awarded the “Outstanding Junior Instructor” trophies during the Watchung Stables Annual Spring Troop Horse Show sponsored by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders from May 25-27. Mark Burrows (C), manager of Watchung Stables in Mountainside, presented Berger and Cioppettini with the awards for their outstanding service as Junior Instructors. Both Kristyn and Monica have been riding at the stable since they were nine years old. For information about the Watchung Mounted Troop and other equestrian programs call the Watchung Stables at (908) 789-3665, or e-mail questions to