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CDL – Crazy Darn Laws: Deciphering the CDL/EDL Requirements for the Horse Show Industry

Earlier this year, horse trainers and non-pros were likely involved in a bee-hive of gossip over the new transportation guidelines outlined by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) in one way or another. While the information about Commercial Driver’s Licenses (CDL) has never changed, it did come to light for some people as it […]

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July AQHYA World Show Issue of GoMag Online Now

The month of July, for many young horse show competitors, kicks off the long-awaited countdown to the AQHYA World Championship Show in Oklahoma City. Whether it’s their first trip through the Gateway of Champions, or if they are a Youth World Show veteran such as Emma Brown, who is proudly feature on the cover of […]

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We Ask the Industry – Father’s Day Edition: How has Being a “Horse Show Dad” Impacted Your Life?

Maybe he’s the cowboy who inspired your love for horses and riding. Perhaps he’s the one who drove the truck and trailer faithfully up and down the road. Or maybe he’s the one who would have preferred to take his golf cart to an actual course instead of a horse show. No matter what his […]

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June Summer Shows & AjPHA World Show Issue of GoMag Online Now

The June 2018 issue of GoMag is special for many reasons. Not only is it the Summer Shows and AjPHA World Show issue, this issue marks the 10th anniversary of the first ever issue of GoMag. GoHorseShow launched to the public on June 1, 2008 and the subsequent publication of the June 2008 issue of […]

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Fashion Emergency: Seven Horse Show Fashion Hacks to Save the Day

A hack is known as a strategy or technique adopted to manage one’s time and daily activities more efficiently. Horse show hacks increase productivity and make life easier for an exhibitor. When faced with a fashion emergency at a show, hacks can be a lifesaver. Whether it be a tear in your showmanship pants or […]

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7 Simple Questions to Ask Yourself When Experiencing Horse Show Stress

Horse show stress is inevitable; it happens to both veterans and rookies alike. Every exhibitor has experienced those butterflies in their stomach before stepping up to the start cone or jogging into the pen. Whether running late to a class, messing up a pattern, or not getting enough sleep, these worries are not conducive to […]

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Fashion Spotlight: Taylor Gumz of LuxLooks Show Clothes

Taylor Gumz of LuxLooks Show Clothes is from a small, sleepy town in Northwest Indiana called North Judson. In 2007, when the Kentucky Incentive Fund launched, her family relocated to Morganfield, Kentucky to start the Kentucky branch of Gumz Farms. Taylor is a recent graduate (2017) from Western Kentucky University with a degree in Business […]

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We Ask the Experts: Changing Fashion Trends

Whether it’s the real world or the horse show world, it’s safe to say that fashion will always change. In the last 40 years, we have seen some significant changes in style. It often gets people thinking where else can it go? The truth is that no one can predict the future, and no one […]

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Five Ways to Be Kind to Your Fellow Exhibitors

Kindness does not cost anything and it has incredible effects on a community. The horse world is very small – everyone knows everyone, therefore, it is exponentially more important to spread positive energy. Horse shows can be stressful and often exhausting. Sometimes it is hard to put your best foot forward every second of every […]

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Finding Your Fit & Style: Kimes Ranch Jeans

Having comfortable, durable and stylish jeans is a necessity for both men and women in the equine industry. Kimes Ranch Jeans has created just that. Their jeans have the longevity and durability you demand because they only source ring spun denim. Ring spun denim has greater tensile/tear strength in the fabric form than open-end yarn […]

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