The Krymsun Kruzer is passing his versatility on to his foals

The Krymsun Kruzer is passing his versatility on to his foals

If there’s one way to describe The Krymsun Kruzer, a 2004 bay stallion by One Hot Krymsun and out of Pleasure N Passion, it’s that he’s not afraid of the winner’s circle. He was the American Quarter Horse Association’s 2009 Featherlite Superhorse, a title given to the horse that earns the most points in three […]

ApHC Hall of Fame

ApHC Hall of Fame

The Appaloosa Horse Club (ApHC) is pleased to announce the 2013 Hall of Fame Inductees. The Appaloosa Hall of Fame was created in 1986 with a purpose of recognizing individuals and horses whose contributions have made an impressive and lasting impact on the industry as well as the ApHC. Each year nominations for the Hall […]

Arizona Sun Circuit

Arizona Sun Circuit

  The Arizona Sun Circuit is in full swing through Feb. 2 at West World in Scottsdale, Arizona. Presented by the Arizona Quarter Horse Association, the Sun Circuit has enjoyed the top spot in the American Quarter Horse Association’s Top 5 Shows rankings the past few years with 2012 entries topping 15,000. The circuit includes […]

Hylton welcomes new head Trainer, Lucas Cash

Hylton welcomes new head Trainer, Lucas Cash

He is the ex-bull rider, turned pleasure horse trainer out of Staunton, Virginia. He’s 32-year-old trainer, Lucas Cash. Born in Waynesboro, Virginia to parents Scott and Gail Cash, Lucas grew up in the horse industry. “My father showed from the time I can remember,” he says. Starting out as an amateur exhibitor, the elder Cash […]

APHA Convention

APHA Convention

In February 2014, APHA debuts its one-meeting-per-year convention format. Scheduled for February 21-24 at the Westin DFW Airport in Irving, Texas, APHA’s Convention & Membership meeting features an extended format and educational opportunities for exhibitors, judges, show managers and more. “Our national directors really pushed for a longer committee sessions,” Executive Director Billy Smith said. […]

Equestrians With Disabilities

Equestrians With Disabilities

New classes including para-reining roll out for the AQHA Equestrians With Disabilities program. For 2014, the AQHA Equestrians With Disabilities program has added 11 classes, including para-reining, which was demonstrated at the 2013 AQHA World Championship Show. The changes rolled out January 1, and theChisholm Challenge is the first show to include the full slate of new classes […]

Paint Alternative Competition

Paint Alternative Competition

APHA Paint Alternative Competition (PAC) program expansion adds youth-specific category designations and overall versatility champion title   Thirteen new categories provide youth opportunities for achievement and recognition FORT WORTH—The Paint Alternative Competition (PAC) program offers Paint Horse owners opportunities to establish permanent performance records for their horses at events outside of traditional APHA-approved shows. PAC […]

When A Ring Won’t Do

 

New Color Classes at NSBA World Show

New Color Classes at NSBA World Show

The National Snaffle Bit Association is excited to announce the addition of several World Championship Color Classes to the 2014 NSBA World Show Schedule! These classes will give all Color horses the opportunity to compete for an NSBA World Championship Title. For further information concerning these classes, please contact the NSBA office at nsbaoffice@nsba.com or call (847) 623-6722.      2014 […]

Living The Mission

Living The Mission

It takes a dedicated individual to do the right thing, even when no one else is looking.  It takes an empathetic individual to place the welfare of the horse above the desire to win. Clark Bradley is one of those individuals. Once a year, outstanding professional trainers who demonstrate character, integrity and stewardship in their […]

Country Newcomer Denny Strickland Releases Debut Single

Country Newcomer Denny Strickland Releases Debut Single

American Quarter Horse World Champion Denny Strickland is now adding another accomplishment to his name, Nashville recording artist, with the release of his debut single, “Honky Tonk Highway.” The single is available NOW on iTunes and for radio programmers through CDX. Produced by Dan Frizsell and written by Phil O’Donnell, this upbeat introduction is sure […]

APHC Stallion Auction

APHC Stallion Auction

Stallion services that did not sell during the open bidding period that ended December 31st are now available on a first-come, first-served, “BUY IT NOW” basis at one half the advertised stud fee. Take a look at the excellent breeding options by visiting the http://appaloosa.mhfsauctions.com. If you are interested in breeding to a particular stallion, […]