South Dakota Style

Exhibitors enjoy the hospitality at the 2016 Merial AQHA Region Two Championship Show as award winners are named.

The American Quarter Horse Journal

The competition was fierce September 15-18 at the 2016 Merial AQHA Region Two Championship in Rapid City, South Dakota.

During the festivities, the region recognized two people. Larry Larson of Rapid City was named the South Dakota Horseperson of the Year. Betty Dikoff of Hermosa, South Dakota, was given the Don Brunner Grit and Perseverance Award.

Watch the video above to hear what makes Betty #AQHAProud of her region, her ranch and her AQHA friends.