Dakota Diamond Griffith Category

Dakota’s Dad Reflects on Judging the AQHA World Show

When my Dad, Sid Griffith, got the call from
Alex Ross that he was being invited to judge the AQHA World Show this year, I
knew immediately that it would rank as one of the highlights in his professional
career. Although my Dad
is a private person behind the scenes, I know it meant a lot to him to be asked
to judge his first AQHA World Show.

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Dakota’s 2010 Horse Show Hotties

There are many variables in
determining a hottie, but it’s not an exact science. Qualities our readers were seeking included success in and out
of the horse show arena, personality, charm, wit, attention to detail, swagger,
fitness, work ethic, and even sexy voices.

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Dakota Is All That With Her 2010 Congress ‘Must Have’ List

Hey it’s Dakota and my “Must Haves” list for the Congress last year
landed me a real job with GoHorseShow so I’m back again this year to
bring you the hottest trends that you can’t leave the Congress without.
Trust me, I have
scoured every corner of Congress Hall and the Annex to bring you my 2010
“Must
Haves” and I’ve got something for everyone and every price point. So all
husbands boyfriends,
wives and girlfriends, I’ve taken the pain out of it all so take
notes!!!

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Dakota Rubs Shoulders With Equine Royalty

As
the World Equestrian Games kick-off in Lexington, Kentucky, I had the unique
opportunity to attend a major horse event which hosted many of the top WEG
bound international and Olympic show jumping riders this past weekend. Held right in my own backyard in a
northeast suburb of Columbus, Ohio, The New Albany Classic has
become an important date on the Grand Prix circuit.

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Dakota Knows Every Girl’s Crazy ‘Bout A Sharp Dressed Man

“Cuz every girl’s crazy ‘bout a
sharp dressed man.” Young or old, who doesn’t love
that ZZ Top song circa 1983, and let’s face it the lyrics are soooo true. People talk about loving a man in uniform,
and the horse industry is no different. Nothing
sexier than a crisply pressed pair of jeans and a great shirt on a hot cowboy!

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Dakota Learns The True Meaning of “You Can Do It!”

At first glance, 19-year-old Cassidy Miller
is a beautiful California girl, and I knew she and I would be fast friends at
“hello”. Sparkling from head to toe in “bling”
this girl had it “goin’ on” and I couldn’t wait to learn where she had
purchased her fabulous accessories.
After a few minutes of friendly “girl talk”, I sat down with Cassidy and her equally beautiful
mother, Kellie, to learn about their story of perseverance, determination, love and HOPE.

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Dakota and Tammy Schuster-Benes Have ‘All That’ Going On

Synchronicity is a term sometimes
referred to in riding; but in this case, it has nothing to do with
getting
together with your horse. Have you ever
had a series of coincidences and occurrences with another person which
make you
wonder if it is déjà vu, or you were simply separated at birth? I
recently have experienced this odd phenomenon and it’s with All That Show
Clothing’s owner, Tammy Schuster-Benes.

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