The American Quarter Horse JournalNovember 21, 2012
Watch ranch pleasure runs from the 2012 AQHA World Championship Show, plus hear what competitors and AQHA staff have to say about AQHA's newest class.
AQHA Video offers something for everyone’s interests. From the professional horseman to the casual trail rider, AQHA Video provides you with six video channels focused on the most popular American Quarter Horse subjects.
This week’s AQHA Video features the debut of the ranch pleasure class at the AQHA World Championship Show; a look at Zan Parr Bar, a leading sire of AQHA world champions; a tour of the 2012 AQHA-Pfizer Best Remuda winner, Singleton Ranches; the latest Q-Racing News and AQHA News.
Ranch Pleasure Class
Ranch pleasure is one of the newest AQHA-approved events and has been well received since classes were first offered January 2012. The first-ever world championship class was held in during the 2012 Bank of America Amateur and FedEx Open AQHA World Championship Show. To meet some of the exhibitors and the new world champion, visit the Events Channel, sponsored by Bank of America.
Zan Parr Bar
Zan Parr Bar stands second of the list of top sires of AQHA World Show amateur and open world champions. The sire of an AQHA Superhorse and more than 70 world and reserve world champions, Zan Parr Bar also won three world championships himself. Learn more about this noted sire who was inducted into the American Horse Hall of Fame in 2010. Visit the People and Horses Channel, sponsored by John Deere.
Singleton Ranches, 2012 AQHA-Pfizer Best Remuda Award Winner
Ride along with the crew of Singleton Ranches, the 2012 AQHA-Pfizer Best Remuda winner. Learn more about the history of the ranch and the bloodlines that make this remuda a champion. Visit the Ranches Channel, sponsored by FedEx.
As the end of 2012 draws near, there’s good news for the racing industry. Totals for the year show gains including a 3 percent increase in the number of races and an increase in the average earnings per starter. Other news includes live racing dates for Canterbury Park and Les Bois along with the results of Louisiana’s first million-dollar race. Visit the Racing Channel.
The 2012 Bank of America and FedEx Open AQHA World Championship Show ended with the presentations of the prestigious Farnam Superhorse and Oklahoma City Leading Owner awards. Other news includes approaching deadlines for stallion breeding reports and the AQHA Incentive Fund. Visit AQHA News.
Thanks to AQHA’s corporate partners, including SmartPak, Bank of America, Pfizer Animal Health, Tractor Supply Co., John Deere and FedEx, every video episode is available 24/7 with no subscriptions or fees. Just another way AQHA corporate partners make AQHA membership worthwhile. Check out all of the discounts, special offers and promotions offered exclusively to AQHA members by AQHA’s corporate partners.
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