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USEF Names U.S. Representatives for SVAG FEI World Reining Championships

Mr-Electric-SparkMr Electric Spark is one of the horses that will represent the U.S. in Switzerland this August. • Photo by John O’HaraThe United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to announce the athletes and horses who will represent the U.S. at the SVAG FEI World Reining Championships in Givrins, Switzerland, Aug. 11-13.

The U.S. will be represented by the following combinations (in alphabetical order):

Shane Brown, of Elbert, Colorado, with Wind Er Up Wimp (Wimpys Little Step x Wind Her Up Doc x Docs Sidewinder), a 2009 stallion owned by Susan Geiger

Troy Heikes, of Scottsdale, Arizona, with RSD One Hot Deal (Dealin Dirty x No Freckles Please x Zan Freckles History), a 2007 gelding owned by Denise Bixler and Steve Tarani

Kari Klingenberg, of Scottsdale, Arizona, with Mr Electric Spark (Jacs Electric Spark x Sailin Rowdy x Rowdy Yankee), a 2009 stallion owned by Pam Nelson

Nick Valentine, of Pilot Point, Texas, with Hollywood Golden Gun (Colonels Smoking Gun [Gunner] x Docs Dunnit Bar x Hollywood Dun It), a 2007 stallion owned by Glo Tazi, or Lil Gun Dunit (Gunner x Hollywood Baby Dunit x Hollywood Dun It), a 2006 Quarter Horse gelding owned by Denise Bixler and Steve Tarani

Find out more about the SVAG FEI World Reining Championships