Mexico-Bred Champions Crowned

The Mexican QHA celebrates its 2013 racing champions.

Q-Racing Journal

Mexican Champion One Famous Episode was also awarded a year-end MQHA award.

The Mexican Quarter Horse Association recognized 2013 year-end winners during a banquet February 28 at the Hipodromo de las Americas in Mexico City.

Betty Berge, AQHA senior manager of international development, was on hand to help present awards.

Dr. Anselmo Aguilar Payan of Culiacan, Mexico, a 10-year breeder of American Quarter Horses, was recognized as top breeder for 2013.

The freshman colt NC Gucci Shoes, owned by Hector Salinas, earned top Mexican-Bred honors, and won the horse trailer given out to the Mexican-bred with the greatest earnings in the year. The Native Cartel colt won the $104,268 Mexico Futurity (R) and crossed the wire first in the $118,760 Garanones Futurity (RG3), but was disqualified to third. He earned $74,760 during the year.

The American-bred Special Exterior was named horse of the year. The 2009 bay mare by Copacorona Special is owned by Nain Hernandez Hernandez. Last year, she won six of eight starts and earned $72,734 of her career $226,366 earnings. She won three stakes last year, including the Campeon de Campenones Classic, Bank of America Hipodromo Championship Challenge and the Inagural Classic – Div. 1. She was also second in the Javier Rosique Palavicini Premio.

Here are more racing results:

Champion Mexican-Bred 2-Year-Old Mare
Power Latina – 2011 sorrel mare by Four Six Power-Brazos Daisy by Easy Toro. Owned by Gustavo Garcia Cruz of Mexico and owned by Anselmo Aguilar of Mexico

Champion American-Bred 2-Year-Old Mare
Volcoms Heart – 2011 bay mare by Volcom-Lethal Heart by Check Him Out. Owned by Jose Manuel Vasco Guzman of Mexico and bred by P.K. Thomas of Weatherford, Texas

Quarter Merit, Champion Mexican-Bred 2-Year-Old, Champion Mexican-Bred and Trailer Winner
NC Gucci Shoes – 2011 sorrel stallion by Native Cartel-Red Gucci Shoes by Mr Jess Perry. Owned by Hector P. Salinas of Mexico and bred by Salvador Onate Ascenscio of Mexico.

Champion American-Bred 2-Year-Old Colt
Big Bang Zoom – 2011 bay stallion by Azoom-First By Far by First Down Dash. Owned and bred by Enrique Carrion of Mexico

Champion 2-Year-Old Gelding
SF Assault The Bank – 2011 gray gelding by Simple Assault-SF Snow Shake by This Snow Is Royal. Owned and bred by Hector Arreola Roldan of Mexico

Champion Mexican-Bred 3-Year-Old Mare
SF Banko Aguerrido – 2010 gray mare by SF Royal Bank-Aguerrida Candorosa by Aguerrido. Owned by Artemio Bastida Maya of Mexico and bred by Hector Arreola Roldan of Mexico

Champion American-Bred 3-Year-Old Mare
One Famous Episode – 2010 sorrel mare by One Famous Eagle-A Corona Episode by Corona Cartel. Owned by Jose Augustin Osornio of Mexico and bred by Burnett Ranches of Fort Worth, Texas

Champion 3-Year-Old Gelding and Mexican-Bred 3-Year-Old
Horse Gamble – 2010 sorrel gelding by Sea Horse Corona-Perla Gamble by Howards Gamble (TB). Owned by Cuadro Tayahua of Mexico and bred by Salome Gallegos of Mexico.

Champion American-Bred 3-Year-Old

Boketeer – 2010 brown stallion by Boknaai-Royal Spring Fling by Royal Shake Em. Owned by Cuadra Santa Ana of Mexico and bred by John Boegner of Bryan, Texas

Champion Mexican-Bred Aged Mare and Champion Claimer
Baildora – 2007 sorrel mare by Flowing With Cash-Ms Sweet Tooth by Dooley Authorized. Owned by Cuadro Condor of Mexico and bred by Rodolfo Chavez Terrazas of Mexico

Quarter Merit, Horse of the Year and Champion American-Bred Aged Mare
Special Exterior – 2009 bay mare by Copacorona Special-Reckless Kiddo by Reckless Dash. Owned by Nain Hernandez Hernandez of Mexico and bred by Dr. Charles Graham of Elgin, Texas

Champion Mexican-Bred Aged Horse
SF Gotta Assault You – 2009 gray gelding by Simple Assault-Gotta Be Cham Pion by Gotta Signature. Owned by Mayde Martinez de la Mora of Mexico and bred by Hector Garcia Cornejo of Mexico

Champion American-Bred Aged Horse and Champion Aged Gelding
Fanci Feet 123 – 2008 gray gelding by PYC Paint Your Wagon-Fanci Ending 123 by Dashing Cleat. Owned by Miguel Angel Bastida Soto of Mexico and bred by T Bill Stables Inc. of Clare, Michigan

Cinderella Horse
Sizzling Stoli – 2008 sorrel gelding by Stoli-Beccas Sizzling Six by Streakin Six. Owned by Carolos Diaz de Leon Velazquez of Mexico and bred by L/J Farms Inc. and Burnett Ranches of Alexandria, Louisiana

Red Gucci Shoes – 2003 sorrel mare by Mr Jess Perry-Red Sticks by Sticks An Stones. Owned by Salvador Onate Ascencio of Mexico and bred by Vinewood Farms of Visalia, California

Champion Stallion by Points
Sea Horse Corona – 2005 bay stallion by Corona Cartel-Jumping Tac Flash by Tolltac. Owned by Salome Gallegos of Mexico and bred by Double Bar S Ranch of Moreno Valley, California

Champion Breeder
Dr. Anselmo Aguilar Payan

Champion Trainer by Points
Angel Gustavo Magdaleno

Champion Trainer by Classics
Eleazar Ruvalcaba Vazquez

Champion Jockey by Race Points and by Race Classics
Moises Molina Romo

Champion Stable by Race Points
Cuadra Anjor, including Carlos Antonio Sosa Valencia

Champion Stable by Race Classics
Cuadra AB, owned by Jose Augustin Alcatara Osornio

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