50 Years of Pinto World Championship Excitement

March 26th, 2015 9:54 AM | No Comments
Press Release
 
[photo credit: Brandy Smith]

[photo credit: Brandy Smith]


Join the PtHA for the world’s largest gathering of Pintos as the 50th annual Pinto World Championship starts June 8, 2015 at the Built Ford Livestock Complex in Tulsa, Okla.
 
Equines and exhibitors from around the globe will compete for world titles in multiple disciplines including: Western, English, Saddle Seat and more. In addition to show classes, fun events such as the annual dog show and ice cream social will occur each day.
 
“The Pinto Horse Association is excited to continue such a successful horse show,” said Darrell Bilke, PtHA Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. “In addition to the horse show, I look forward to see everyone having a great time at our special events.”
 
The PWC is a great event to bring family members and friends. The show is free to attend and will be filled with exciting events, such as barrel racing, cookouts, special events and so much more.
 
Those who love to shop will have an opportunity to check out merchandise from nearly 55 vendors at the PWC Market Place. Vendors from all across the country will be selling merchandise such as clothing, home décor and equine products.
 
In addition to the competition and shopping, several special events will occur at the 13-day period. The Costume Class, Dog Show, Challenged Rider’s Leadline, and Versatilities are always fun to attend. On Flag Day, spectators will have the opportunity to honor our military personnel through the Parade of Heroes and Operation Free Ride event. Also be sure to attend the PWC Welcome Party and Ice Cream Social to have fun with your family and friends.
 
The 2nd annual Youth Judging Contest will take place June 7th and will be open to youth under the age of 18. There will be performance classes and halter classes and all divisions will give reasons. 
 
PWC entry forms and other information are available at www.pintoworld.com. Make sure to get entry forms postmarked by April 25th. Also, stalls will also go fast, reserve yours today!
The 2015 PWC will be one of the biggest and most exciting show this year! Whether showing, supporting exhibitors or just attending for fun, we look forward to seeing you in Tulsa!
 
Incorporated in 1956, the Pinto Horse Association of America was formed to encourage the promotion of quality horses, ponies and miniatures with color and to establish a registry for maintaining their show records and pedigrees. Currently, the association serves approximately 15,000 members and boasts more than 148,000 registered Pintos.
 
For more information about the 2015 Pinto World Championship and for complete results, please visit www.pintoworld.com. To learn more about the Association, visit www.pinto.org or call the PtHA headquarters (405) 491-0111.
 

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