LeaderCare 7.7.21

2021 PBRIP Barrel Racing Sweepstakes

1D Champion Shawne Snow & Ava Zonneveld

Nearly $40,000 was up for grabs over 5Ds—including bonuses for futurity and Texas-bred horses. The 2021 PBRIP Barrel Racing Sweepstakes drew 87 entries.

                                                                                   Congratulations to the winners:


1D Champion: Shawne Snow & Ava Zonneveld ($2,308.80)
1D Reserve: Check Your Bet & Jamie Wilson ($3,174)

2D Champion: Shesa Oopsie Daisy & Carson Rutherford ($2,374)
2D Reserve: Stolin Embrace & Katelyn Hobbie ($1,770)

3D Champion: Got My Shades On & Tristan Tarpley ($1,939.20)
3D Reserve: Sprats Wild Smoke & Grace Davis ($1,616)

4D Champion: Voltage & Brandi Manning ($1,754.40)
4D Reserve: Dot Coms Ruger & Elizabeth Morris ($1,462)

5D Champion: A Dose Of Fling & Lynsay North ($1,569.60)
5D Reserve: SQH Cappuccino & Jessica Walters ($1,308)

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 2021 Robyn Hanna Sportsmanship Award


Colten Dulin

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Sweet Lazy Sensations & Rylee Morgan

win the 

2021 Breeders’ Trust

3-Year-Old Maiden Western Pleasure Stakes

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All Im Gonna Do & Judy Zeitler

win the 

2021 Breeders’ Trust

3-Year-Old Maiden Hunter Under Saddles Stakes

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Texas Stars

win the 2021

AjPHA Youth Team Tournament contest

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2021 AjPHA Make Your Mark

Art & Photo Contest Winners Selected 

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2021 APHA Breeders’ Halter Futurity


WCHA Breeder’s Championship Futurity

& Big Money Futurity

September 28-October 2

Fort Worth, Texas

APHA Staff Member Spotlight

Dana Weaver

MemberCare Department

A true APHA veteran, Dana has been serving members for 33 years! Throughout that time, she has worked in Records Retention, Processing and is now an associate in the MemberCare department. Dana enjoys going to see live bands, scrapbooking and spending time with her family—especially the lights of her life, her grandchildren.


Prestigious APHA National Shows Return in 2021

Eastern National Championships

World Equestrian Center

September 16 -19, 2021

Western National Championships

South Point Arena & Equestrian Center

Las Vegas, Nevada

October 6-10, 2021


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APHA Standing Committee Chair Spotlight

Long Range Planning Committee

Laurie Roden


Roden, a lifetime APHA member, has competed on Paint Horses in Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, California, Texas, Utah and Oklahoma and has enjoyed a well-rounded amateur show career in halter, hunter under saddle, english equitation, western pleasure, horsemanship, showmanship, western riding, barrel racing, pole bending and stakes race. Laurie is the current APH Foundation President and has been involved in the Arizona Paint Horse Club for several years and is active on the club’s board. She is an employee owner and Group President of HDR Field Services—a firm specializing in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. She and her husband Randy own several broodmares that they breed for halter, english, western and speed events. The couple has two grown daughters.


Meet the 2021-2022 AjPHA Executive Committee Candidates

Alyssa Martin     *     Angelica Zizza     *     Ashlyn Montague

Colten Dulin     *     Cody Dulin

Emily Coggins     *     Hannah Janssen     *     Lea Klink

Lexie Lalone      *      Madison Brown

Madison Mendes     *     Melanie Moossdorff     *     Melody Hackworth

Morgan Duhon     *     Paige Newcomb

Reese Byers    *    Reese Yates     *     Riley Frances

Taylor Eller    *    Treylyn Hancock

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2021 Chrome/APHA Member

Model Search Winners Announced

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Congratulations to the

2020 Top Five Stallion Owners

(based on the 2019 Stallion Breeding Reports)

Arcese Quarter Horses USA, Weatherford, Texas

Schmersal Reining Horses/Silver Spurs Equine, Scottsdale, Arizona

Slide or Die, LLC, Aubrey, Texas

Silver Spurs Equine, Scottsdale, Arizona

Heritage Farms, LLC, Ogden, Utah

2022 APHF Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Congratulations to

Cliff & Martha Johnson     *      Kenny & Pauli Crull

Youth World Games goes virtual for 2021

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2021 APHA World Championship Show

Premium Book and Forms

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Unlock your inner winner with the May/June 2021 Paint Horse Journal

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Breeders’ Trust Pleasure Stakes

Modification Announced for 2022

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Dates to Remember

  • July Calendar of Events
  • 2021 PBRIP Calendar of Events
  • June 25 – July 11, 2021 – APHA World Championship Show – Open/Amatuer/Youth
  • August 12, 2021  –  Marked for Greatness Leadership Exchange – Chrome Cash
  • September 16-19, 2021 – APHA Eastern National Championships
  • September 25 – October 4, 2021 – APHA Breeders’ Trust Halter Futurity
  • October 6-10, 2021 – APHA Western National Championships
  • October 19, 2021 – Marked for Greatness Leadership Exchange – Show Manager Best Practices
  • December 9, 2021 – Marked for Greatness Leadership Exchange – Breeders’ Trust

Looking to increase show participation?

 Want to capitalize on the ranching competition movement?

Then the Ranch Work Championships is your answer. The Ranch Work Championships are an all new timed, all-breed ranch competition. It has been designed to maximize revenue for producers and made to seamlessly blend on the front or the back of a pre-existing event.  Visit Ranch Work Championships  to learn more or watch our YouTube explanation video.

Are you interested in producing a Ranch Work Championships Qualifier in your area?

Contact  Steven Hayes at shayes@apha.com or call 817-222-6432. Step on to the bus headed for a new era in Ranch Horse competition!”

It’s not too late to get your brick added to the showcase location on Mule Alley.

horseIQ is changing the equine education game, and it’s not just horsemen who are taking note

See you down the trail,

APHA Executive Director


Billy Smith
(office) 817/222-6401
(cell) 806/679-9412
(email) billy@apha.com
(Twitter) #billyAPHA