The American Paint Horse Association is excited to announce the release of Flash, a new publication celebrating fast horses and the people who love them, in March 2014.Flash brings all the heart-pounding, adrenaline-pumping and fast-paced action of Western speed events to Paint and speed lovers everywhere. Flash is a supplement to the award-winning Paint Horse Journal, APHA’s flagship publication.
Focusing on barrel racing, mounted shooting, roping, racing, sorting and team penning,Flash will celebrate Paint Horses and their riders excelling in these events through APHA and its affiliate associations. Editorial features will bring readers a wealth of information about speed-specific opportunities for Paints, industry-savvy breeding tips and engaging profiles on the riders and families who love their Paint Horses as much as they love racing the clock.
Readers can also stay up-to-date with all things fast and flashy at myflashyride.com—timely updates will bring speed-event enthusiasts the latest news, stories and training tips for their favorite speed sports.
A vital resource for all types of riders—from the serious competitor to the weekend enthusiast, Flash adds even more benefits to the joy of owning a speed-bred Paint Horse.
“Paint Horses’ versatility, athleticism and great dispositions make them perfect partners for speed events like racing, barrel racing, roping, mounted shooting and sorting,” Editor Jessica Hein said. “Flash celebrates these exceptional horses and riders excelling in these disciplines while focusing on the common ground: family, fun and, of course, the horse.
“We’re excited to unveil Flash and expand our coverage to further captivate speed horse lovers everywhere. Readers can expect fast-paced features and stunning visuals to improve and inspire their exhilarating lifestyle.”
Paint Horse Journal subscribers will receive Flash with the March issue of the Journal—guarantee your copy of Flash by subscribing to the Paint Horse Journal at phj.apha.com/subscription/flash. Printed copies of Flash will be distributed at select major events during 2014, and a free digital version of Flash will be available online atmyflashyride.com. Quarterly NewsFlash email updates and additional free web content will help keep readers in the know. Don’t get left in the dust—sign up to receive free NewsFlashes at myflashyride.com
The American Paint Horse Association is the world’s second-largest equine breed association, registering more than a million horses in 59 nations and territories since it was founded. APHA creates and maintains programs that increase the value of American Paint Horses and enriches members’ experiences with their horses.
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