The Catch-Ride Of A Lifetime

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Audio, award, Competition, Equestrian, Equine, Youth

11-year-old Alayna Applegate, of Ewing, Kentucky, rode into the history books of saddle seat equitation at this year’s American Royal UPHA National Championship Horse Show, demonstrating confidence, horsemanship, and an unbelievable story of success as she claimed the title of this year’s United Professional Horseman’s Association (UPHA) Junior Challenge Cup Grand Champion. Showing as a 10-year-old, Alayna was one of … Read More

AQHA 2016 Rulebook Now Available

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, AQHA, Equestrian, Equine, USEF

The AQHA Official Handbook of Rules and Regulations is now available for AQHA members to download online in PDF format or request a printed copy. The rulebook is also available via the AQHA Rulebook App. The AQHA rulebook represents corporation bylaws, rules and regulations of registration, rules and regulations of racing, rules and regulations of shows, amateur and youth division … Read More

George H. Morris Horsemanship Clinic Announced

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Equestrian, Equine, Events, USEF

The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is excited to announce that the 10th annual George H. Morris Horsemastership Training Session will be held at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, Fla., from December 30, 2015 through January 2, 2016. The training session is designed to identify and develop the next generation of top U.S. Equestrian Team talent. Past … Read More

Good Hands, Great Hearts

Lizzy SchultzAudio, Competition, Equestrian, Equine, Youth

Two exceptional young equestrians were recognized over the weekend with the top honors in the prestigious Good Hands Equitation Finals, the first leg of the elusive saddle seat equitation triple crown. Cameron Kay, of West Bloomfield, Michigan, took home the championship title with her horse, CH-Eq Reedann’s Heir To Glory, and Courtney McGinnis, of Montecito, California, rode CH-Eq Imagine My … Read More

Model to Thoroughbred Breeder Story Continues

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Equestrian, Equine, Horse Racing, Jockey Club, Keeneland

America’s Best Racing (ABR), a multi-media fan development and awareness-building platform created and funded by The Jockey Club, has officially released the second installment of the original four-episode video series, “After the Runway: Esther de Jong’s Story.” The series chronicles the journey of Esther de Jong, a Dutch model who has graced the runways for some of the most prominent … Read More

Aaron Ralston To Perform at Midwest Horse Fair

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Entertainment, Equestrian, Equine, Events, Midwest Horse Fair, Reining

The 2016 Midwest Horse Fair has announced another addition to the impressive roster of clinicians for the 2016 event: Cowboy and reining extraordinaire Aaron Ralston will be there, providing audiences with exhilarating performances, as well as insightful and informative clinics. A top-ranked professional trainer of open horses, Ralston also coaches a large non-pro and youth clientele. He is an experienced … Read More

World Appaloosa Show Features Special Events

Lizzy SchultzApHC, Competition, Equestrian, Equine

The Appaloosa Horse Club(ApHC) is gearing up for the upcoming 2015 World Championship Appaloosa Show. The industry’s nine-day, premier international event will take place October 23- 31 at the Will Rogers Memorial Equestrian Center in Fort Worth, Texas. The horse show will showcase the talent, athleticism, and versatility of Appaloosas and their exhibitors: traditional equestrian divisions such as jumping, cattle, … Read More