AQHA Announces Partnership With WOOX

AQHA Announces Partnership With WOOX

The American Quarter Horse Association partners with WOOX to produce AQHA specialty products.

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The American Quarter Horse Association is proud to announce a new partnership with WOOX, an outdoor gear brand, to bring exclusive products of exceptional quality to AQHA members, American Quarter Horse owners, exhibitors and affiliates. Beginning this year, WOOX will offer AQHA-branded hand-crafted cutlery lines.

“AQHA partners are held to high standards and WOOX is a company that meets our expectations in terms of quality and excellence,” said Karl Stressman, AQHA chief executive officer. “We are proud of this new partnership and are excited to offer a collaboration of commemorative products that meet the needs of our members.”

WOOX cutlery represent masterworks in carbon steel and American hardwood. Peerless in form and function, each worthy of a place in your pack. Through a traditional and uncompromising approach to making, WOOX axes and knives are high quality, modern gear, inspired by the past, that marries beauty and performance in an unmatched way.

“We are excited to support AQHA and its members with exceptional gear designed in Italy and assembled in North Carolina,” said Chip Hunnicutt, VP Marketing for WOOX. “Axes and knives are traditional tools of the outdoors and the WOOX lineup is the perfect complement to the AQHA lifestyle.”

AQHA is proud to have a vast team of corporate partners that offers great benefits to the Association’s members and supports AQHA events throughout the year. For more information about all AQHA corporate partners, visit

About WOOX

WOOX, founded in 2019, is an outdoor brand based in Hickory, North Carolina, whose mission is to create high-end products for outdoor enthusiasts. The brand is the wild child of Minelli Group, an Italian company started in 1937 and sought after the world over for expertise in craftsmanship and design. WOOX applies the 85 years of knowledge and experience of their parent company to design new outdoor products for the discerning sportsman who values quality, style and performance.

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About the American Quarter Horse Association

Located in Amarillo, Texas, AQHA has registered more than 6 million American Quarter Horses and serves more than 230,000 members worldwide. AQHA functions as the official recordkeeping and governing body of the American Quarter Horse industry. AQHA's role in preserving the integrity of the breed is expanding daily. Whether American Quarter Horses are still being used in traditional ranching operations, for showing, racing or pleasure, AQHA strives to provide services beneficial to all Association members and ultimately the American Quarter Horse. To learn more about the AQHA, visit

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