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Aaron Moses and Huntin The Dream Win $10,000 Limited Horse Pleasure Stakes

Aaron Moses wins again. The five year-old gelding, Huntin The Dream, by Huntin For Chocolate, came out on top in the $10,000 Limited Horse Western Pleasure Stakes today with Moses in the saddle. This gorgeous gray gelding is owned by Reid Beard of Joplin, Missouri. Beard shows the gelding affectionately known as “Brady” this weekend […]

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Congress Reporter for a Day: Dakota Diamond Griffith Shines Spotlight on “Ladies” Versatility

Editor’s Note: GoHorseShow will have a “guest reporter for a day” series throughout the Congress where exhibitors and trainers will be reporting on fun and exciting things going on at the show. Read our next one here from trainer, Dakota Diamond Griffith, and stay tuned for an insider’s look at the largest show in the […]

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Veteran Exhibitors Discuss Congress Survival Tips

The All American Quarter Horse Congress is a fantastic experience. It can also be very intimidating for new, or even experienced exhibitors. GoHorseShow recently spoke with three veteran Congress exhibitors who have excelled in the show pen and learned from their many years of showing in Columbus, Ohio. Coming into the pen for the first […]

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Trainer’s Corner: Baker Futurity Horses, Starting Them Right

The beginning stages of having a young horse can be a challenge, from picking out the perfect prospect to determining how hard the beginning training regimen will be. Many trainers in the industry today are focusing on the two and three-year-olds and preparing them for futurity classes at big shows all across the nation. Brian […]

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Congress Pattern Breakdown: Horsemanship with Judge, Sandy Jirkovsky

We would like to thank Judge, Sandy Jirkovsky of Whitesboro, Texas, who took time to break down the Congress Youth 15-18, 12-14, Amateur and Select Horsemanship pattern for GoHorseShow.  Jirkovsky specializes in training all-around horses, with many champions to her credit. As a carded AQHA judge, she has had the privilege of judging the Congress, […]

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Go To Place for 2017 All American Quarter Horse Congress

This is the “Go To” place to find everything you will ever need that’s Congress related – the Congress homepage, schedule, patterns, live feed, results, and more. Check out the links below to find out where you want to go. The All American Quarter Horse Congress was founded on three basic horsemen desires: to compete, […]

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Two-Time Super Horse, Snap Krackle Pop, Carries EWD Rider to Congress Win

The crowd was beyond excited on Saturday afternoon when they saw the legendary mare, Snap Krackle Pop, Blake Weis, Hollie Byers and Lucas Molnar enter the Coliseum for the EWD Walk/Trot Western Pleasure – Supported class. The team did amazing and was named the unanimous 2017 Congress Champions. Hollie Byers of LaPorte, Indiana has been […]

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Show Me Style: Nine Tips on Shopping at Congress

Are you planning on going clothes shopping at the Congress? The month-long show is described by many to be like a circus and state fair all rolled into one. Shopping at all the multiple vendors can be just as overwhelming. Don’t go in cold, as much as the bling may draw you in. Here’s a […]

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Longe Line Master: Anthony Leier’s Best Bet Yet

In the grand scheme of the horse show industry, trainer, Anthony Leier is still in his infancy.  At the age of twenty-seven, Leier didn’t start showing until age fifteen after watching his mom, Cammy Leier, show appaloosas for years, especially in the longe line. After attending college for just one year, Leier dropped out and […]

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