2013 Youth World
by Larri Jo StarkeyThe American Quarter Horse Journal
In 2006, AQHA Past President Peter J. Cofrancesco III showed Sheza Virtuous Lady to a world championship in amateur aged mares.
Seven years later, Peter’s daughter showed Sheza Virtuous Lady’s son to a world championship in youth 3-year-old geldings.
On August 3, Ireland Cofrancesco led Vincenzo Zini to her first world championship at the Built Ford Tough AQHYA World Championship Show in Oklahoma City.
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Ireland Cofrancesco shows her family's homebred gelding Vincenzo Zini to her first world championship. (Journal photo)