AQHA Crowns Four World Champions on Third Day of Competition
On August 25, four AQHA members were named world champions at the American Quarter Horse Association’s 2013 Adequan Select World Championship Show in Amarillo in the following classes:
WORKING COW HORSE BOX – Kimberly Laser of Lacygne, Kansas, showed her American Quarter Horse Little Bunny Fou Fou. The 2006 bay mare, sired by Meradas Money Talks and out of Lucky Baylite, was bred by Gary and Kathy Benton of Benton, Kansas.
WORKING COW HORSE – Kim Lindsey of Dickens, Texas, showed her American Quarter Horse Judys Ten. The 2006 buckskin gelding, sired by Ten O Sea and out of Crows Judy, was bred by Bill and Dana Smith of Spur, Texas.
TEAM PENNING – Bill Borgen of Moorhead, Minnesota, showed his American Quarter Horse Park It Hot. The 1994 sorrel mare, sired by The Hot Express and out of Park N Tina, was bred by Perry Corder of Crockett, Texas.
Sharon Lee Kuebker of Gurnee, Illinois, showed her American Quarter Horse Athenacatalena. The 2009 sorrel mare, sired by Athena Puddy Cat and out of Salena Gold, was bred by Gerald Clement of Thompsons Station, Tennessee.
Scot Stelter of Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, showed his American Quarter Horse Wranglers Little Nic. The 2004 bay mare, sired by Starlights Wrangler and out of Smart Like Jewel, was bred by Travis Filipek of Oregon, Wisconsin.
RANCH SORTING – Terry Brooks of Blanchard, Oklahoma, showed the American Quarter Horse FLS Playin On Time. The 2001 gray mare, sired by Playgun and out of Oaks Cowgirl, was bred by Love Livestock Co. of San Juan Capo, California.
Bobby Gray of Ralston, Oklahoma, showed the American Quarter Horse Ladys Silver Spoon. The 2008 bay mare, sired by Hes A Peptospoonful and out of Lady Sadie Solano, was bred by Dustin Adams of Poolville, Texas.
World champions received a prize package that included a custom-designed gold trophy, Montana Silversmiths buckle, specially designed logoed jacket, courtesy of Cripple Creek Outerwear, product from Tex Tan or WeatherBeeta, neck wreath, a medallion and 100 pounds of Nutrena feed.
The Adequan Select World is the pinnacle event for American Quarter Horse exhibitors ages 50 and over from around the world, who must qualify for the event by earning a predetermined number of points to compete in each of the classes representing halter, English and western disciplines. More than 1,280 entries from the United States and Canada are competing for 44 world championships at this year’s event, August 23-31 at the Tri-State Fairgrounds in Amarillo.
For more news from the Adequan Select World, visit www.aqha.com/selectworld.
Adequan is proud to be the title sponsor for the Adequan Select World. Other show sponsors include Bank of America, B&W Trailer Hitches, Farnam, John Deere, Markel, Merial, Montana Silversmiths, Nutrena, SmartPak and WeatherBeeta. The event sponsors are Cripple Creek, The American Quarter Horse Journal, Coors, Cavender’s Boot City, Kiser Arena Specialists, Zoetis, Pendleton Whisky and the Amarillo Convention & Visitors Council.