Florida Gold Coast Circuit Closes Out 2015

View results and candids from the December 28-31 circuit in Tampa, Florida.

For The American Quarter Horse Journal

View proofs and order photos from the 2015 Florida Gold Coast Circuit at www.wavelengthdesign.com. (Credit: Wavelength Design)

The 2015 AQHA show season wrapped up in Tampa, Florida, with the Florida Gold Coast Circuit, managed by Mark Harrell Horse Shows. On hand to judge the event were Sissy Anderson, John Boxell, Brendon Brown, Charlie Cole, Tim Finkenbinder, Jan Hoskin, Holly Hover, Chris Jones and Michael Weaver.

As usual, the trail classes were quite large at the Gold Coast Circuit, with junior and Level 1 (Green) trail boasting 40 or more entries. View the total class entries, plus results for circuit champions, S/C Show 1 and S/C Show 2 at www.markharrellhorseshows.com

Aside from a multitude of points, high-quality awards were up for grabs at the Gold Coast Circuit. High-point champions took home custom tack trunks, while reserves earned leather portfolio/briefcases. 

The American Quarter Horse Journal congratulates the following Florida Gold Coast Circuit winners: 

Youth
C – They Call Me Jake & Kamiah McGrath
R – Bens Chocolate Chip & Chelsea Gorious

Level 1 Youth
C – Too Flashy To Zip & ALaina Smith
R – Quita Machine & Tori Kendle

Select Amateur 
C – Pawn Star & Teresa Balkcum
R – Won Lopin RV Machine & Vickie Kent

Novice Amateur
C – Fantastic Invitation & Ashley Reichert
R – Got To Be Blue & Katherine Lycke (four-way tie for reserve – tie broken by number of classes entered)

Junior Horse
C – Snap Krackle Pop – Twylla Brown owner
R – Secrete Dream – Beth McNichol owner

Level 1 (Green)  
C – Onlyafraid Inthedark – Cathrin Gutmann owner
R – Natural Order – Scott Hauer owner

Amateur
C – Fantastic Invitation & Ashley Reichert
R – Better Buy The Minit & Morgan Parisek

Senior
C – Onlyafraid Inthedark – Cathrin Gutmann owner
R – Always The Best Man – Katie Grossnickle owner 

For Gold Coast Circuit results, including circuit champions, S/C Show 1 and S/C Show 2, visit www.markharrellhorseshows.com