USEF Names U.S. Representatives for SVAG FEI World Reining Championships

Three horsemen and one horsewoman and their American Quarter Horses will represent Team USA August 11-13 in Switzerland.

From the United States Equestrian Federation

Troy Heikes and RSD One Hot Deal. (Credit: Waltenberry)

The United States Equestrian Federation  is pleased to announce the athletes and horses who will represent the U.S. at the 2016 SVAG FEI World Reining Championships August 11-13 in Givrins, Switzerland. 

The U.S. will be represented by the following combinations (in alphabetical order):

  • Shane Brown (Elbert, Colorado) with Susan Geiger's Wind Er Up Wimp, a 2009 American Quarter Horse stallion
  • Troy Heikes (Scottsdale, Arizona) with Denise Bixler and Steve Tarani's RSD One Hot Deal, a 2007 American Quarter Horse gelding
  • Kari Klingenberg (Scottsdale, Arizona) with Pam Nelson's Mr Electric Spark, a 2009 American Quarter Horse stallion
  • Nick Valentine (Pilot Point, Texas) with Glo Tazi's Hollywood Golden Gun, a 2007 Quarter Horse stallion, or with Denise Bixler and Steve Tarani's Lil Gun Dunit, a 2006 American Quarter Horse gelding

Find out more about the SVAG FEI World Reining Championships.

The USEF International High Performance Programs are generously supported by the USET Foundation, USOC, and USEF Sponsors and Members.