The 2014 TQHA Circuit took place September
12-14th in Murfreesboro, TN at the Miller
Coliseum. With more than 235 stalls booked going
into the weekend, the show looked to be a good
one—and it sure was! Healthy class sizes coupled
with good, friendly competition was the trend for
the weekend. Keith Miller, Liz Baker, Dawn Clason,
and Tina Anderson judged the circuit.
King's Quarter Horses of Crescent City, Florida
would like to congratulate RJN Farms of Galva,
Kansas on the purchase of Congress and AQHA World
Champion, Secret Gunfighter. RJN Farms is owned by
Russell and Jerrid Nightingale who also stand
World Champion halter stallions, Zhivago and
sorrel overo, WKN Chicas
Our industry is full of many types of people with
diverse backgrounds who all share one thing, a
love of horses. But there is so much more than
meets the eye to many of these people. We asked
multiple AQHA World and Congress Champion rider,
Sharnai Thompson, who owns stallion, Hot Ones Only
(Bruno) with her mother, Tammy Dyer, to list the
Top 10 things she loves and
Correct body position is as basic as it gets.
Without it, you and your horse can’t balance
properly, and you can’t deliver your aids
correctly. It’s one of those things you need to
master before you can really advance with your
riding. We’re talking about the alignment of
a rider’s ear, shoulder, hip and
Exclusive to GoHorseShow.com, in this article, Martin and Cole discuss how they have handled the pressure to succeed while trying to keep everything in perspective.
Over the past few years, Charlie and Jason have
been experiencing the extreme highs and lows of
owning and competing with their barrel racing
stallion, Slick By Design. Cole and Martin said it
was challenging to deal with the quicker highs and
lows in barrel racing, but it has helped them
develop new coping skills to handle the pressure
and disappoints on the AQHA show
"I have always been a fan of Kisses' dam, Ona Good Impulse. So I feel very blessed and thank Jan for allowing me the opportunity to own this great filly," Johns states.
"When I posted the videos of Ona Good Kiss
(Kisses) and HereIComeAgain (Chloe) on the Pittman
Ranch Facebook page, the comments and inquiries I
received from viewers were amazing," says Jan
Shepherd Pittman of Panama City, Florida about her
two fillies. "Both of these fillies have the wow
factor and with the world class talent of
(sisters) Susie Johns and Kathy Tobin, I expect
them to do great things."
Don't miss Riley Smith in the premier of Deliverance Creek, airing Saturday night on Lifetime. Photo Credit: Zade Rosenthal/Lifetime Television.
Flashback to the late eighties…in the Coliseum of
Quarter Horse Congress. Small Fry
wait for the results of the Small Fry Western
Pleasure at the All
American Quarter Horse
Last, but not least, Riley Smith and
Brick were announced as Congress
Champions. The first, but certainly not
time, this Cedar Rapids, Iowa native will be at
home in the spotlight.
Don't miss an exclusive chance to meet the one and
only VS Code Red. Waylon is holding a meet
and greet for his fans on October 19th at the All
American Quarter Horse Congress. It will be held
in front of the Voinovich building from 1 to 3pm.
You will be able to get up close and personal with
this one of a kind stallion and even get your
picture taken with him. Waylon looks forward to
seeing everyone there!