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Published 04/14/2014 - 12:44 a.m. CDT

Whitney Lagace and Hot Rockin Potential proved up to the challenge, taking home the top prize in the Harris Versatility Challenge. Photo © Eric Hardesty
The Virginia Classic just wrapped up with amazing prizes and steep competition in a variety of different events. The show was held April 10 through the 13th at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington, Virginia. The judges for the show were Tim Abler, Clint Fullerton, Jennifer Thompson, Jennifer Leckey and Bruce Walquist.

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Published 04/09/2014 - 4:20 p.m. CDT

Pictured here Steve and Becky Meadows enjoying the sunny weather. Photo © Go Far Advertising
The 2014 AQHA/NCQHA Martinganza took place April 3rd through the 6th at the Senator Bob Martin Eastern Agricultural Center in Williamston, North Carolina. The show had outstanding judges including: Tanya Green, Rhonda Replogle, Nancy Sue Ryan, Larry Hansch, and Kelly McDowall. There was a $225 flat fee for all five judges. "What a fun show," Non-Pro Exhibitor, Liz Barnard Hay raves. "Wonderful weather, great friends, and big classes."

Published 03/31/2014 - 10:00 p.m. CDT

The Gordyville 10 Day run was a huge hit with lots of points and prizes given away. “Thanks to all who came to the AQHA shows this week,” says Gordyville Show Manager Jody Quiram. “It was great to see everyone.” Photo © Don Trout Photography
The Gordyville 10 Day run was a huge hit with lots of point and prizes given away. It consisted of 12 shows in 10 days. The judges for the show were Jeffrey Pait, Gretchen Mathes, Butch and Patty Campbell, Rick Christy, Melissa Dukes, Holly Hover, Sissy Anderson, Dawn Clason, Rick Meredith, Mark Sheridan, and Russ Smith.

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Published 03/31/2014 - 9:49 a.m. CDT

This year's show attracted huge numbers, with more than 600 stalls sold for the event. Photo © Emajes Design
The Southern Ohio Quarter Horse Association's Madness in March is a wrap. Despite a snow storm that hit the show, this year's event attracted huge numbers, with more than 600 stalls sold. The judges were Andrea Simons, Jill Newcomb, Dean Bogart, Marty Jo Hays, Curtis Reynolds, Kendra Weis, and Jonathan Meilleur.

Published 03/23/2014 - 5:52 a.m. CDT

The show has leveling classes, affordable day fees, NSBA dual approved classes and huge trail and western riding classes.
The Silver Dollar Circuit in Las Vegas is currently underway through March 23rd. The show is being held at South Point which the only place where you can take the elevator right down to your stalls, watch the horse show on television from your room and have a lot of family fun – all without leaving the property!

Rating: 11
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Published 03/11/2014 - 12:51 p.m. CDT

The weekend was blessed with sunny, pleasant weather, and many folks embraced that by riding in the outdoor arenas on the show grounds.
On March 7 through the 9th, the 2014 Spring Celebration Circuit kicked off the 2014 show season for the Tennessee Quarter Horse Association in Harriman, Tennessee. The judges were Shawn Hays, Robin Griggs, Tanya Green, and Kendra Weis. This show was bound for success, with fabulous weather in the forecast and more than 270 stalls were reserved going into the weekend.

Published 03/10/2014 - 10:37 a.m. CDT

Brandy Baldwin and her mother, Christa Baldwin receiving awards during the year-end banquet.
The 2014 American Quarter Horse Association Convention is almost a wrap and ends March 10 at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans in New Orleans. AQHA holds an annual convention to review member-submitted rule changes, appoint new AQHA directors, induct new members into the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame and present year-end awards.

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Published 02/21/2014 - 9:22 p.m. CDT

Top American trainers including Jay and Kristy Starnes made the trip this year to Australia. Photo © Farley Sliss
Good times are happening in Australia, and many of us in the United States are wishing we were there enjoying their warm weather. Since the seasons are switched, it is currently summer down under! The Lady Winecroft GV Summer Sizzler is held February 19th through the 23rd at Tatura Park in Tatura, Victoria.

Rating: 16
Published 02/20/2014 - 7:00 a.m. CDT

There was over $100,000 in added money and prizes including Harris Leather and Silverworks saddles for High Points Awards and the Small Fry Walk Trot Winner. Photo © Emily Peak Photography
The 49th annual Dixie National Quarter Horse Show is in the books. "The Southern Classic" was held February 12th-18th at the Mississippi State Fairgrounds in Jackson, Mississippi. There was over $100,000 in added money and prizes including Harris Leather and Silverworks saddles for High Points Awards and the Small Fry Walk Trot Winner.

Rating: 12