Region Five Championship Wrap-Up

The 2015 Merial AQHA Region Five Championships has 325 entries in a one-day show.

Special to The American Quarter Horse Journal

The 2015 Merial AQHA Region Five Championships spotlighted riders from a therapeutic riding facility. (Credit: Linda Ceresani)

The 2015 Merial AQHA Region Five Championships boasted more than 300 entries in six classes on June 24 at the Gloucester County Dream Park in Logan Township, New Jersey.

The show also shine the spotlight on Therapeutic Riding Center South Jersey, a therapeutic riding facility that is housed at the Gloucester County Dream Park.

Show organizers created a trail course for the clients of the therapeutic riding center so they could show what they've learned from therapeutic riding.


Farnam All-Around Winners From the 2015 Merial AQHA Region Five Championship:

Level 1 Youth
Alexandra Greenwell of Gaithersburg, Maryland, and Willy Invite Lynn, a 2008 sorrel mare by Willy Be Invited and out of Black In The Berries by Don’t Skip Charlie; bred by Libby Trucco of Delaware, Ohio; owned by Alexandra Greenwell

Rebecca Brown of Mickleton, New Jersey, and Gota Show Me Off, a 2011 bay gelding by Gota Lota Potential-Only Showin Off by Invitation Only; bred by Anthony and Chris  Curiale of Swedesboro, New Jersey; owned by Rebecca Brown

Level 1 Amateur
Charmaine Kospiah of Bryantown, Maryland, and Radicalized, a 2004 bay gelding by Radical Rodder and out of Sweeter N Chocolate by Chips Hot Chocolate; bred and owned by Mark Miller of Bryantown, Maryland

Select Amateur
Melissa Struk of Millstone Township, New Jersey, and Mitos Hot Investment, a 2004 gray mare by Gab Hot Investment and out of Mitos Jinglebob by Mito Commander; bred by Darilyn S. Vanclief of Ameliasburg, Ontario; owned by Melissa Struk

Stephanie Smith of Uniontown, Pennsylvania, and Stacked Assets, a 2009 bay mare by Allocate Your Assets and out of Shelly Stack by Staccaro; bred by Kay Conrad of Churubusco, Indiana; owned by K Michaelis and S. Smith of Uniontown, Pennsylvania