PCQHA Summer Celebration Draws Almost 4,000 Entries
Rancho Murieta, Calif.- The Pacific Coast Quarter Horse Association’s Summer Celebration was a huge hit with exhibitors, drawing almost 4,000 entries for the 4-day show. Taking place July 2-5, the show offered 6 judges, new events, great prizes, and much more.
The cooler weather was enjoyed by all and helped boost the number of entries for the show. New events like 4& 5 Year-Old Working Cowhorse Derby (sponsored by Murieta Equestrian Center) received a great response with Smart Shiney Pistol, ridden by Trent Pederson and owned by Hope Miller, taking home the win and the Silverado Silver Buckle and $1,000 in cash.
Other great prizes awarded include Custom Chest/Coolers, tack boxes, directors chairs, tooled leather briefcases, custom gear bags, and Bob Avila silver spurs.
All-around winners were:
• 11 & Under All Around – Mr Crimson Lark & Jennifer Jones
• Novice Youth All Around Champion– Good N Dynamic & Jordan Schween
• Novice Youth All Around Reserve Champion – WSR Only Prettier & Colbvi Jacobs
• Novice Amateur All Around Champion – Definitely Magic & Tami Read Schween
• Novice Amateur All Around Reserve Champion – Megan McDonald
• Youth All Around Champion – I Wanna Keep Playing & Isabel Schween
• Youth All Around Reserve Champion – Hope To Be Hot & Brittany Minks
• Amateur All Around Champion – The Krymsun Moon & Stephanie Kofu
• Amateur All Around Reserve Champion – Simply Mr Sonny & Linda Chilstrom
• Select Amateur All Around Champion – Skys Lady In Blue & Caroline French Campbell
• Select Amateur All Around Reserve Champion – A Certain Aero & Delia Trenbeath
• Open All Around Champion – Waiting On A Woman & Nancy Cline (Melissa Zanetti, rider)
• Open All Around Reserve Champion – Leanwithitrockwithit & Isabella Nunes (Kristin Brock, rider)
• Green Horse All Around Champion – Spiffy Goodbar & Jim Stubbs (Melissa Zanetti, rider)
• Green Horse All Around Reserve Champion – Best Cookie Yet & Sara Cronin (Justin Wheeler/Jenn Doubrava, rider)