AQHA SPONSORS AMEREQUINE - FESTIVAL OF THE HORSE
May 29, 2012
America's Horse Weekly reports:
AQHA is a proud sponsor of AmerEquine - Festival of the Horse June 1-3 at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas. The three-day musical festival, horse exposition and marketplace celebrates and promotes equine disciplines of all lifestyles.
AQHA representatives will be there, ready to speak with attendees and answer questions about registrations, transfers and memberships. There will also be prizes and special giveaways! Be sure to stop by the AQHA booth for special deals, including a free AQHA grooming tote when you purchase a one-year membership and an AQHA Horseback Riding Program enrollment for only $60, or get a two-year subscription to The American Quarter Horse Journal for only $25. All AQHA members who stop by the booth will receive a free gift while supplies last.
AQHA will also feature special cutting clinics each day with AQHA Team Wrangler member Teddy Johnson. A master instructor, Teddy will help AmerEquine attendees breakdown how to get started in the cutting pen and take the mystery out of the original cowboy sport.
In addition, anyone interested in participating in an AQHA Trail Challenge will have the opportunity during AmerEquine's Extreme Cowboy Association National Championship. This is a great chance for anyone who wants to test their skills maneuvering obstacles and get a chance to show off their trail riding skills. For more information, go to www.aqha.com/riding.
The AmerEquine Special Events include:
•Cowtown Challenge Extreme Cowboy Association National Championship
•AQHA Trail Challenge
•Cutting clinics with AQHA Team Wrangler member Teddy Johnson
•Chase the Equine Dream Challenge With Chase Dodd
•World's Most Beautiful Horse Contest
•Hone your roping skills with the United States Team Roping Championships
AmerEquine - Festival of the Horse will also present five shows with nationally acclaimed musical and equine performers. The musical performers for the event include: Emmylou Harris, Marty Stuart, Riders in the Sky, Sons & Brothers and many more.
There will also be seminars and presentations by leading equine professionals that will highlight equestrian disciplines and topics. Among those presenting at AmerEquine are Craig Cameron, a world champion clinician who has mastered a casual, relaxed approach to horse training; Sylvia Zerbini, an equine liberty trainer with a troupe of dancing white horses that were a hallmark of the touring show, Cavalia; Becky Hart, a three-time world endurance champion; Tim McQuay, legendary $3 million rider and National Reining Horse Association Hall of Famer, and many others.
The Extreme Marketplace, located in the Texas Room of the Amon G. Carter Exhibit Hall, will showcase everything for the horse and equestrian lifestyle. More than 140 exhibitors will offer top-of-the-line products that include apparel, art, jewelry, tack, health care products, farm equipment and much more.
Tickets to this event can be purchased online now or beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, June 1, they can be purchased at the Will Rogers event center.
For more information on AmerEquine or to view the full schedule of events, visit www.AmerEquine.com.