Published 08/31/2014 - 1:00 p.m. CDT

I would also like to congratulate Laurel Champlin on winning the gold trophy in the hunter under saddle class with Look N Hott. Laurel pictured here with Beth Case.
Back in the day when we all started doing reports from the major shows, it was one of the ways to find out the results of each class since it took awhile to get information from the Mother Ship out to the people at home. Now with Facebook, Twitter and live feed, knowing who placed where isn’t really difficult information to find.

Rating: 46
Published 08/30/2014 - 6:32 p.m. CDT

Linda wins $10,000 from Farnam, $1,000 of Farnam product, an original Lisa Perry bronze, an embroidered Weatherbeeta blanket and a flower bouquet. Photo © The American Quarter Horse Journal would like to congratulate Linda Coakley and Patsys Royal Secret for repeating as the Farnam Select All-Around Amateurs at the 2014 Adequan Select World Championship Show. Linda and “Charlie” were 3-time Reserve World Champions in Amarillo bringing home silver trophies in Showmanship, Horsemanship and Hunt Seat Equitation.

Published 08/29/2014 - 5:00 a.m. CDT

The showmanship finals were this afternoon and Anne Wilson won her fifth straight world championship!
Hello Everyone! My name is Joanne Garnett from Lincoln, Nebraska. I am here in Amarillo, Texas at the AQHA Adequan Select World Championship Show. I will be showing my two faithful companions, So Much Potential (Louis) in trail, western riding, and horsemanship and A Sudden Illusion (Earl) in the performance geldings, pleasure, trail, and western riding. I will be your "Go to" for the GoHorseShow picture of the day. I wish the best of luck to everyone showing and enjoy the ride!

Rating: 38
Published 08/26/2014 - 8:00 a.m. CDT

The industry’s most talented amateur riders ages 50 and over and their American Quarter Horses will take center stage at Tri-State Fairgrounds in Amarillo.
The industry’s most talented amateur riders ages 50 and over and their American Quarter Horses will take center stage at Tri-State Fairgrounds in Amarillo. With more than 1,300 entries at this year’s Adequan Select World, it will be a show you don’t want to miss. The show’s official videographer, Mustang Productions, and official webcast provider, iEquine, bring all of the action to viewers.

Rating: 25
Published 08/22/2014 - 8:00 a.m. CDT

One of Erickson's favorite moments was in 1995 when they won the World Championship in the Pleasure Driving under all five judges.
Talent, good looks, and star power are some of the adjectives that describe the late Sonnys Hot Jazz (Sonny). The three-time AQHA World Champion and Multiple Congress Champion passed away at the age of 25. Sonny also sired multiple Congress and World Champions including GI Jazz, Sonnys Hot Fantasy, Mostly Sunny Days, Sonnys Cool Jazz, and Zippos Hot Jazz to name a few.

Rating: 12
Published 08/21/2014 - 9:40 a.m. CDT

"Suzie has the best personality and loves attention," Marilyn says about her spoiled teammate. Photo © Impulse Photography
Ken and Marilyn Masterson of Masterson Farms have been on the go this summer show season. With all of the activity at their farm and with the great success of RL Best Of Sudden, there has been little downtime for the couple. Marilyn Masterson has been busy qualifying for the Select Amateur World Show with her mare, Suddenly Its Time (Suzie). 

Published 08/21/2014 - 8:00 a.m. CDT

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"What I enjoy most about my job is the caliber of horses I have the privilege to work with everyday," Smith states. Photo © Don Trout Photography
GoHorseShow was recently given the opportunity to speak with 29 year-old Adam Smith, a new up-and-coming trainer who works for Highpoint Performance Horses. Smith, who is originally from Dobson, North Carolina sat down with our intern, Lauren Wilhelm and discussed more about his background and future plans.

Rating: 14
Published 08/20/2014 - 6:00 a.m. CDT

Percy had a successful NSBA World Show where he was third in the BCF Limited Open Pleasure and third in the NSBA Limited Open Pleasure with Brad Ost. Photo © Larry Williams

Nineteen year-old Miranda Mitten of Orange County, California is excited to announce her purchase of 2012 Congress Western Pleasure Champion, Sudden Persuasion (Percy) from Bonnie Sheren of Studio City, California. "We drove down to Highpoint Performance Horses to try him out, and I absolutely loved him," Mitten told GoHorseShow, who rides under the supervision of Kellie Hinely of Trendsetter Performance Horses. 

Published 08/11/2014 - 4:39 p.m. CDT

His get has amassed over 15,374 AQHA points in all divisions combined and impressive earnings of $272,444.58 in AQHA Incentive Fund and $197,613.58 in AQHA World Championship Show earnings. Photo © Kelly Graphics
Fossil Gate Farms of Argyle, Texas is sad to announce the passing of two-time AQHA World Champion and leading halter sire, Mr Yella Fella. According to owner Linda Gordon, the 19 year-old palomino halter stallion was euthanized due to a painful orthopedic condition. Gordon told us that the gentle giant was buried at the farm on Friday.