You’re Invited to the NRHA Awards Party!

October 11th, 2012 9:48 AM | No Comments

Press Release by Tracy Bidwell, OQHA

You’re invited! The National Reining Horse Association and the Ohio Quarter Horse Association would like to invite everyone to attend the first NRHA Awards Party, sponsored by Markel, at the at the All American Quarter Horse Congress.

Scheduled for Friday, October 12th at 5 pm in the Corral, the party will feature appetizers and drinks, as well as a chance for everyone to gather and celebrate the success of Reining during Congress.

“We wanted to really say thank you to all of our Reining exhibitors, owners, trainers and fans,” said Beth Himes, NRHA President. “Reining has such deep roots in Ohio, and the Congress was such a success this year, that we wanted to take a moment to celebrate.”

The All American Quarter Horse Congress is the world’s largest single-breed horse show, with 18,990 pre-entries in 2012. Held at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus, the show attracts 650,000 people to the area, and generates $180 million for the Central Ohio economy. The All American Quarter Horse Congress is hosted by the Ohio Quarter Horse Association, a state affiliate of the American Quarter Horse Association. Our mission is to promote the registered American Quarter Horse within the state of Ohio. For more information, please visit or become a fan on Facebook.

Incorporated in 1966, the National Reining Horse Association is the standard-setting body for the sport of Reining. NRHA, with their International Headquarters in Oklahoma City, is responsible for promoting the sport of Reining and working to ensure the highest standards of competition. For more information, or visit NRHA on Facebook.

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