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Industry Power Couples and The Secret to Their Sucess

Many of us know having a career in the horse world means traveling many miles for shows, long hour days, and hard work. Finding someone to be by your side through all of it, every day is a rare and special thing. Lucky for us, there are many influential and motivational couples in our industry […]

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Seven Tips on Overcoming Horse Show Envy

An exhibitor comes out of the show ring disappointed. They complain, “She only won because she trains with XYZ trainer, has an expensive horse, and was wearing an expensive jacket.” Have you heard this before? Have you been this person? At every horse show, everywhere in the world, many exhibitors struggle with show ring envy. […]

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Terry Bradshaw Purchases Multiple World Champion Sire, Telasecret

GoHorseShow would like to congratulate Terry Bradshaw on the purchase of multiple World Champion sire, Telasecret. The 2009 bay stallion is by The Top Secret and out of Teloquence and was bred by Gerri Leigh Pratt of Winston Salem, North Carolina. Telasecret was last owned by Clark Rassi and Steve Robinson of Aubrey, Texas. “It’s […]

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Show Me Style: Fall 2017 Show Pen Style Alert – Expect the Vests

Aren’t vests amazing? The perks are countless, but one of the best benefits is changing the shirt color underneath. It’s almost like getting several outfits for the price of one. Then, there’s the added benefit of having a secure bodice while your arms are free to move, and who doesn’t like that aspect when showing? […]

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The Industry Mourns the Loss of Peter J Cofrancesco III

Funeral services are pending for AQHA Past President Peter J. Cofrancesco III, who died August 1. Peter, 45, was inducted into the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame in March. A case displaying his memorabilia was unveiled July 26 at the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum in Amarillo. Peter said his emergence […]

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August NSBA World, Select World and European Championships Issue of GoMag Online Now

The competition heats up in August as this month brings horse enthusiasts four of the year’s biggest and most prestigious events. Between the AQHYA World Show in Oklahoma City, the NSBA World Show in Tulsa, the European Championships in Germany, and the AQHA Select World in Amarillo, trainers, owners, exhibitors and vendors are going to […]

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Horse Showing Tip: The Perfect Setup with Ted Turner

Teach young halter horses to set up in five easy steps while horse-showing. It looks like magic. A young halter horse, standing so still, so perfectly, with his head held high and his ears perked forward. He almost looks like a beautiful bronze statue. But it’s not magic. All it takes is repetition and patience, […]

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Four Quick Reminders on Practice Pen Etiquette

Imagine if the next time you drove to work or went out to run an errand, there were no traffic signals, stop signs or speed limits to get you to your destination safely and more efficiently. The roads would be chaos with cars, buses, and trucks of all shapes and sizes going in different directions […]

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We Ask Exhibitors: What is Your Favorite Song to Listen to Before You Show?

For many exhibitors, listening to music has a similar calming effect as riding horses. Music is capable of relaxing and giving confidence to anyone, whether it be before the World Show, Congress, or a weekend show. Our favorite tunes can “pump us up” and help us perform to the best of our ability. Sometimes, the artist […]

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UPDATE: $105,000 Added to Halter Classes at AQHA World Show

Qualify now for your chance to compete for $105,000 in added prize money in halter classes at the 2017 Lucas Oil AQHA World Championship Show. New this year, halter exhibitors at the 2017 Lucas Oil AQHA World Championship Show will have the opportunity to compete for $105,000 in additional prize money.

 Thanks to the generosity […]

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