GoSmart – Charlie & Jason Category

GoSmart with Jim and Deanna Searles: Making a Marriage Work

GoHorseShow with cooperation with SmartPak are continuing our highly popular GoSmart column with some outstanding additions to our current contributors, Jason Martin and Charlie Cole. SmartPak team riders, Jim and Deanna Searles will also be providing some valuable insight of how they have become so successful and maintained their reputation as two of the top […]

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GoSmart with Charlie and Jason: Giving Back to The Industry

GoHorseShow.com in partnership with SmartPak are pleased to continue the highly popular column, GoSmart with Charlie and Jason. Team SmartPak riders, Charlie Cole and Jason Martin have achieved success beyond compare. Since founding Highpoint Performance Horses in 1992, they have trained nearly 150 World Champions and 250 Congress Champions. Their next GoSmart column is about Highpoint’s […]

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Go Smart with Charlie and Jason: Celebrating 24 Year Friendship with Searles Family

GoHorseShow.com in partnership with SmartPak are pleased to continue the highly popular column, GoSmart with Charlie and Jason. Team SmartPak riders, Charlie Cole and Jason Martin have achieved success beyond compare. Since founding Highpoint Performance Horses in 1992, they have trained nearly 150 World Champions and 250 Congress Champions. Exclusive to GoHorseShow.com, GoSmart with Charlie […]

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Go Smart with Charlie & Jason: Handling Highs & Lows of Showing

Over the past few years, Charlie and Jason have been experiencing the extreme highs and lows of owning and competing with their barrel racing stallion, Slick By Design. Cole and Martin said it was challenging to deal with the quicker highs and lows in barrel racing, but it has helped them develop new coping skills to handle the pressure and disappoints on the AQHA show circuit.

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GoSmart with Charlie & Jason: Avoiding Burnout through Hobbies

“People used to want to come see Harley D Zip, and Vital Signs Are Good but now they want to see our other animals first,” Charlie Cole admits. “We usually have at least one or two tours a day for our friends that come by and want to see our animals. My rule is that if the animal is known to be dangerous and kill and eat people; we will not have them at the ranch,” says Cole.

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GoSmart with Charlie & Jason: Tips to Keep Horses Sane & Sound

Cole and Martin discuss five tips that help keep them at the top of their game. Martin and Cole credit much of their success to the fact that they respect and love horses and treat them with dignity. “Charlie and I are just plain and simple,” Martin states. “If your horse is happy and healthy and enjoys their life and their jobs, most likely they will try harder, look happier and have a longer career.”

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GoSmart with Charlie and Jason: Finding the Right Horse

Exclusive to GoHorseShow.com, GoSmart with Charlie and Jason will give you access to Charlie and Jason and the secrets to their success like never before. Charlie and Jason have a long track record of successfully finding the perfect horse for their client and have built a reputation in the industry as being great match makers. Their next GoSmart column deals with their outstanding ability to match the ideal horse with the appropriate client.

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GoSmart with Charlie & Jason: How to Break Up with Your Trainer

Exclusive to GoHorseShow.com, GoSmart with Charlie and Jason gives
you access to these accomplished and respected trainers and the secrets to their success like
never before. Their next GoSmart column deals with the difficult task of
ending the client/trainer relationship. In his own words, Charlie Cole
recommends steps to take in order to end the relationship without drama
and hurt feelings.

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