Crone, Vessels Nominations Due

Submit your Gordon Crone and Millie Vessels Award nominations.

Val Clark was the 2015 recipient of the Millie Vessels Award.

Nomination forms for the Gordon Crone and Millie Vessels Special Achievement awards are due November 23.

The Gordon Crone Special Achievement Award is given yearly to an outstanding man within the American Quarter Horse racing industry to recognize his achievement within the industry throughout the current year (2016) only.

The Mildred N. Vessels award does the same for a woman within the industry.

Anyone is welcome to nominate someone for the award. Nomination forms are below. The award is voted on by the AQHA Racing Committee.

The first awards were presented in 1994.

The awards will be presented on January 18 at the Champions Announcements at Heritage Place in Oklahoma City.

Click here to get nomination forms and see previous winners of the Special Achievement awards

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