Arizona QRA Announces 2016 Champions

The awards banquet will be held March 11 at Rillito Park Racetrack

Arizona QRA

The 2016 Arizona QRA champions will be honored at an awards dinner at the clubhouse at Rillito Park Racetrack in Tucson.

The Arizona Quarter Racing Association will honor its 2016 champion at an awards banquet at Rillito Park Racetrack on March 11.

Dinner will be $10 per person for 2017 AQRA members. Also, a silent auction will be held with funds going to the AQRA Youth Scholarship Fund. Several AQRA Stallion Auction breedings will also be available for sale.

To get a ticket for the awards dinner or for information on purchasing a breeding and the silent auction contact AQRA Executive Director Loretta Brasher at (602) 625-0468.

The following AQRA champions will be honored:
Two Year Old Colt: Cowboys Dynasty (AZ Bred and Open)
Two Year Old Gelding: Arizona Icon (AZ Bred and Open)
Two Year Old Filly: Magnificent Jess (Open), Frozen Icon (AZ Bred)
Three Year Old Colt: May Be Fantastic Sa (Open)
Three Year Old Gelding: Heza Royal Jess (AZ Bred) Fighter Gone Wild (Open)
Three Year Old Filly: Jess Call Me Fancy (AZ Bred and Open)
Aged Stallion: Corona The Cat (Open) Heat Warning (AZ Bred)
Aged Gelding: Jess A Cowboy (AZ Bred) Eyesa Famous Eagle (Open)
Aged Mare: Magical Righter (AZ Bred) Sarah Sota (Open)
Distance Champion: Old Troubadour (Open) Mickey Ward (AZ Bred)
Champion Jockey: Martin Bourdieu
Champion Trainer Matthew Fales
Champion Owner/Breeder: Ralph And Carolyn Fales
2016 Arizona Triple Crown Winner: Frozen Icon

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