Region Eight Championship: June 19

Day 2 of the 2015 Merial Region Eight Championship began with roping, included working cow horse boxing and ranch riding, and concluded with reining.

The American Quarter Horse Journal

There was a little cow work done on Day 2 of the 2015 Merial AQHA Region Eight Championships. (Credit: Journal)

Forty-eight entries in senior ranch riding punctuated a day of roping, working cow horse boxing and reining at the 2015 Merial AQHA Region Eight Championships.

The day was capped with a reception hosted by AQHA at the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum, catered by the AQHA Cook Team.

See the Journal's slideshow highlighting the day's activities.

Journal Coverage of the 2015 Region Eight Championship

  • All-Around Winners – Region Eight awards buckles to four all-around exhibitors at the 2015 Merial AQHA Region Eight Championship.
  • June 21 – Emily Rollison grew up showing in AQHA, then took a break for school. She's back now with a filly out of her old show mare.
  • June 20 – The Merial Region Eight Championship keeps up the tradition of offering a good selection of AQHA Equestrians With Disabilities classes.
  • June 19 – Day 2 of the 2015 Merial Region Eight Championship began with roping, included working cow horse boxing and ranch riding, and concluded with reining.
  • June 18 – The Merial AQHA Region Eight Championship boasts 3,000 entries at 2015 show in Amarillo, Texas.