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AQHA names World Show All-Around Amateur winners

AQHA names World Show All-Around Amateur winners

During the past two weeks, the top exhibitors and horses from around the world competed at the 2016 Lucas Oil AQHA World Championship Show at State Fair Park in Oklahoma City. The 2016 Farnam All-Around Amateur Award is presented to the exhibitor and horse team that earns the most points in three or more Level 3 amateur […]

Top Amateur titles awarded at 2016 APHA World Championship Show

Top Amateur titles awarded at 2016 APHA World Championship Show

In celebration of their accomplishments in the arena, five top Amateur exhibitors were honored Nov. 9 at the 2016 APHA World Championship Show. After the 2015 APHA World Championship Show, Christine Weiser of Meridian, Idaho, was walking on cloud nine. It was a dream show for the veteran horsewoman, winning a trio of world championships and netting […]

Western pleasure youngsters earn huge payouts in Farnam Stakes events

Western pleasure youngsters earn huge payouts in Farnam Stakes events

Before filled stands and watchful eyes, Paints and riders put their potential and training to the test to claim their share of more than $50,000 in the Farnam Breeders’ Trust 2-Year-Old and Non-Pro 3- & 4-Year-Old Western Pleasure Stakes on Nov. 5.The Farnam Stakes program is the premier jewel in Breeders’ Trust competition. To be eligible […]

APHA Releases Schedule for the 2016 World Show

APHA Releases Schedule for the 2016 World Show

It’s time to dream big and practice hard—the APHA World Championship Show is right around the corner! Make plans to attend this year’s fun-filled event by first checking out the tentativeWorld Show Schedule available online at apha.com/oawcs/show-schedule. The World Championship Show takes place November 2–13 in Fort Worth, Texas. World Show classes will run November 2–12, with exciting supplemental […]

Farnam Select All-Around Crowned at the AQHA Select World Show

Farnam Select All-Around Crowned at the AQHA Select World Show

During the past week, the Farnam Select All-Around Amateur contenders competed in a variety of events throughout the AQHA Select World Championship Show, presented by Adequan® (polysulfated glycosaminoglycan). This year, 50 contenders competed for the Farnam Select All-Around Amateur award. The Farnam Select all-around amateur is Jim Bound of Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin. Bound showed American […]

The European Championship of American Quarter Horses

The European Championship of American Quarter Horses

For ten days, the best Western riders and their highly skilled American Quarter Horses from 16 countries exhibited top performances at the Ostbayernhalle in Rieden/Kreuth, Germany.  At the 27th European Championship of American Quarter Horses that took place from August 5 to 14, riders from Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Austria, France, Luxembourg, Belgium, the Czech […]

What Select Exhibitors Need to Know About the Level 2 Championships

What Select Exhibitors Need to Know About the Level 2 Championships

The American Quarter Horse Association is providing several opportunities for Level 2 Select exhibitors to earn honors in 2016. In this press release in February, AQHA announced that exhibitors ages 50 and over can qualify for and show in a particular class at the AQHA Select World Championship Show in Amarillo, presented by Adequan® (polysulfated glycosaminoglycan), then […]

APHA World Show schedule now available online

APHA World Show schedule now available online

It’s time to dream big and practice hard—the APHA World Championship Show is right around the corner! Make plans to attend this year’s fun-filled event by first checking out the tentativeWorld Show Schedule available online at apha.com/oawcs/show-schedule. The World Championship Show takes place November 2–13 in Fort Worth, Texas. World Show classes will run November 2–12, with exciting supplemental […]

Have some fun at the 2016 Ford Youth World Show

Have some fun at the 2016 Ford Youth World Show

Exhibitors can participate in fun-filled events taking place at the 2016 Built Ford Tough AQHYA World Championship Show. American Quarter Horse Youth Association members will be able to compete in activities outside of the arena during the show August 5-13 in at State Fair Park in Oklahoma City. Attendees have the opportunity to compete in […]

Ride the Pattern Clinicians Announced for AQHYA World Show

Ride the Pattern Clinicians Announced for AQHYA World Show

Again this year, AQHA Corporate Partner Nutrena will sponsor free Ride the Pattern clinics at the Built Ford Tough AQHYA World Championship Show. Nutrena will provide free refreshments and prize drawings at each clinic. These free clinics are taught by AQHA Professional Horsemen. Donations will be accepted during the clinics for the AQHA Professional Horsemen’s […]

Top Titles awarded at AjPHA Youth World Championship Show

Top Titles awarded at AjPHA Youth World Championship Show

Six young riders made big strides at the 2016 AjPHA Youth World Championship Show, taking home big titles along the way for jobs well done. We’re so proud of all of our exhibitors—entries were up more than 7.5% overall this year! Meet our 2016 Youth all-around and high-point winners: High-Point Walk-Trot Cara Christensen quickly made […]

Entries up over 5% at 2016 APHA Youth World Show

Entries up over 5% at 2016 APHA Youth World Show

The 2016 Youth World Championship Show is on pace to eclipse its 2015 total entries and number of horses—and we’re still in the thick of the event with five days left! The Novice Youth and Youth Walk-Trot divisions are leading the increase surge, with huge gains over their 2015 entry numbers; overall, entries are up […]