More than $2.7 million will be divided among nominated foals that earned a total of 130,066.5 points – making the American Quarter Horse Association Incentive Fund payout for the 2011 show season $21.14 per point.
When they got into Mississippi, they met a storm and Pat Earnheart.
Marking a 221 from his second draw in the 12-horse finals, Carl Gerwien, Alberta, Canada, piloted his homebred 2007 gelding Mia Smart Quejana (Quejanaisalena x Tinker Bell Hickory x Doc's Hickory) to the Champion title worth $11,820.
Heralded as the great American Western horse showdown, Battle In The Saddle, July 3-8 in Oklahoma City, Okla., is sure to not disappoint. The 2012 event will feature versatility ranch horse competition, cutting, roping, cowboy mounted shooting, barrel racing, working cow horse, ranch sorting and a ranch remuda challenge.
Are you ready to hoof it to Las Vegas? The 2012 AQHA Convention March 9-12 at the South Point Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas is just around the corner and slated to be one of the largest ever.