Photos – Congress 2013
candid

More photos from around the show pens and grounds!


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new queen featured

Congratulations to new Congress Queen, Meghan Mundy from Michigan! Meghan was crowned Sunday night, following an impressive mounted shooting demonstration.


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queen's fashion show featured

In this the 12th annual Nellies Catwalk for Kids Fashion Show, Queen Candidates model the latest fashions from vendors around the trade show at the Quarter Horse Congress. A fundraiser designed by a 16 year old girl (now a graduate student), the fashion shows are set up to benefit those children diagnosed


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week 2 featured

See the latest of what has been going on for the second weekend and week during the 2013 All American Quarter Horse Congress!! Winners, candids, around the practice pens, shopping and more.


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Warm up pen outside of Celeste. ©PleasureHorse.com

Flying, leaping and bounding quarter horses here during the fence classes at the Quarter Horse Congress!


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adorable roper

Gorgeous weekend to be around the Quarter Horse Congress!


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freestyle featured

Congratulations to Rocky Dare on winning the Open Freestyle Reining to “Gangnam Style”, with some pretty adorable back-up dancers! See all of the costumes and moves here:


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trade show gallery featured

Just a few things to see around the trade show in Congress Hall…


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Andrea Fappini and ARC Walla Dun It, new Congress Champions. ©PleasureHorse.com

Friday the 11th was the end of the reining events, with the last class being the Open Intermediate Reining Futurity Fnals. Andrea Fappani won with ARC Walla Dun It, scoring an amazing 221.5!


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PBR post

Cattle have been gracing the Coliseum this week at Congress, but Friday night was a whole different kind of cow… these ones were not interested in being chased, but doing the chasing! The PBR returned to the Quarter Horse Congress Friday night, to a packed stadium and a cheering, hollering crowd. Thirty


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candid featured

It was a beautiful Thursday evening to roll into the Quarter Horse Congress! I even found myself wishing for a tank top in the 74 degree weather… let’s hope this weather holds up all month! Who would have thought, t-shirts in October! The grounds are quiet so far, but sure to pick


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cutting featured

In the high speed, high action world of cutting, the class is a tribute to the sheer athleticism of our beloved horses. Cutting ended at the Quarter Horse Congress with the Mercuria World Series of Cutting, Non Pro and Open, and taking it one step further with bridleless cutting! Truly special to


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