NSBA Pays Out More Than $22,300 in Saturday’s Rider’s Cup Classes
NSBA’s second annual Riders Cup horse show paid out $22,351 to exhibitors showing in Trail, Western Pleasure, Horsemanship and Hunter Under Saddle classes on Saturday. The show is taking place at Roberts Arena in Wilmington, Ohio, October 3-4, and we caught up with Saturday's winners.
October issue of The Way To Go is Now Online!
Deanna Green and Bestseatnthehouse share "the best seat in the house" with the mare’s owner, Alexandra Chavez, and grace the cover of the September issue of The Way To Go following their AQHYA world championship in Western Pleasure. Learn more about this decorated mare and Alexandra Chavez in this month’s Cover Story. Trainers share what it’s like to collaborate with with each other with clients in this month’s feature story, Stephanie Lynn continues her exploration of keeping horses sound, the many benefits of NSBA membership are discussed and the complete show results from the record-breaking 2015 NSBA World Championship Show and Breeders Championship Futurity are all available in the October issue of The Way To Go!
Final Champions, All Around Named at AQHA Amateur Select World Championship Show
NSBA members fared well on the final day of the AQHA Amateur Select World Championship Show, which concluded Saturday at the Tri-State fairgrounds in Amarillo, TX.
Pattern and Hunter Champions Named at AQHA Amateur Select World Show
It was a day for patterns and Hunt saddles Friday for NSBA members showing at the AQHA Amateur Select World Championship Show. Four NSBA bronze trophies were awarded to three world champions and one reserve world champion on the day, and The Way To Go caught up with these NSBA exhibitors.
Susan Johns Earns World Championship in AQHA Amateur Select Trail
Susan Johns and Heza Radical Zip mastered a tricky Trail course on Thursday to earn a score of 234, winning the AQHA Amateur Select world championship title and the NSBA bronze in the process.
NSBA Bronzes Awarded at AQHA Amateur Select World Championship Show
Three NSBA bronze trophies were awarded to NSBA members who competed in dual-approved classes at the 2015 AQHA Amateur Select World Championship Show at the Tri-State Fairgrounds in Amarillo, TX. The show got underway last Saturday, and the first of twelve NSBA bronzes were presented to exhibitors in finals on Wednesday. The Way To Go caught up with Wednesday's NSBA winners.
NSBA Announces Stephanie Lynn as Director of Operations
The National Snaffle Bit Association announced today that Stephanie Lynn has joined the association’s staff as director of operations.
Lynn will work in the NSBA headquarters in Gurnee, IL.
2015 NSBA World Show Ends With Nearly 20 Percent Growth And Economic Impact of $30.8 Million on Tulsa Area Economy
The 2015 NSBA World Championship Show and Breeders Championship Futurity saw a record number of entries and horses enter the Built Ford Truck Livestock Complex in Tulsa, OK, over the past eight days.
Final numbers saw a record 4,180 show entries, besting last year’s high mark, which was 3,590. All of those horses, owners and exhibitors add up to a total economic impact of the 2015 NSBA World Championship Show and Breeders Championship Futurity on the Tulsa area economy is estimated to be $30.8 million.
World Champions and Yearling Sale Highlight Friday at the NSBA World Show
Friday at the NSBA World Championship Show and Breeders Championship Futurity saw a high selling record at the 2015 NSBA Kaplow Insurance Breeders Championship Futurity Yearling Sale, as well as Longe Line, Color, Western Pleasure, Western Riding and Hunter Under Saddle champions crowned.
Two Year Old NSBA Kaplow Insurance Breeders Championship Futurity Yearling Sale Graduates Rake In the Cash
Ten two year old horses that graduated from the 2014 NSBA Kaplow Insurance Breeders Championship Futurity Yearling Sale last year will share in $46,432 – their share of the purse generated from last year’s sale.
Honoring Our Best at the NSBA Awards Banquet
NSBA honored its 2014 year-end high point champions, as well inducted four members into its Quarter Million Dollar club and honored Hall of Fame, Lifetime Achievement, Legacy and the Jack Benson Award winners at its annual awards banquet on Wednesday.
EQUESTRIANS WITH DISABILITIES CLASSES OFFERED FOR THE FIRST TIME AT All American Quarter Horse Congress in 2015.
Officials from the Ohio Quarter Horse Association have announced they will be offering dual approved (AQHA/NSBA) classes for Equestrians with Disabilities at the 2015 All American Quarter Horse Congress.
NSBA Ancillary Classes Approved
News from THE WAY TO GO magazine:
NSBA Board of Directors recently approved a rule change, effective in 2015 to approve “ancillary” classes. Ancillary classes are those classes which conform to NSBA’s list of approved categories but are not on NSBA’s list of approved classes.
We’ve already seen shows seeking approval for ancillary classes at Las Vegas Silver Dollar Circuit and Buckeye Classic. Spread the word and if you have a show that might have ancillary classes, contact the NSBA office today!