Athala Arabians is located in north Scottsdale, Arizona. It is easy to see why partners Athala King and Dr. Maureen McCormack chose to have a farm here. As you look across the desert landscape to picturesque McDowell Mountain and nearby Tonto National Forest, it is breathtaking.
QR Marc - Creating the future TODAY! As a member of the Arabian horse community, you have likely heard the slogan for QR Marc, ' Creating the Future Today '. Though you may or may not be inspired by the strength of the phrase, you realize just how appropriate the slogan is when you research QR Marc’s breeding, show ring and marketplace successes . The credibility of the statement is astonishing. We have previously shared information on the sons and daughters of QR Marc that have received Championship titles world wide including Paris World, Polish National, United States National, Arabian Breeders World Cup and Scottsdale Champion Mare, *Wieza Mocy. (Click here to read article) The 2015 show
Navarrone “P” 1987 – 2015 by Nakashen Valaitham “Life is a beautiful collage of priceless moments and memories, which when pieced all together creates a unique treasured masterpiece.” This Melanie M. Koulouris quote perfectly defines what Navarrone’s life was to her owner, Mrs. Martine Van Hee of Dion Arabians. Navarrone was the quintessential Arabian mare – she was an enchanting show queen, prolific broodmare and an icon for Arabian femininity. Yet for Mrs. Van Hee, above all of these, she was first
At first, the World of Arabian Horse Breeding was invited into the green oasis of Cairo: El Zahraa Stud, steeped in tradition. Not just one but two shows engrossed the spectators from all over the world, as there were the National Championships and the International Championships of Egypt.
A Special Vegas Moment Text and photos by Lisa Abraham The Arabian horse world is dynamic. Change can occur at lightning speed with eruptions of trends—some of which will fade as quickly as they began, while others will influence generations. Many of these trends begin in the show ring, on the scorecards of our Judges. Because of this, every show is important and each provides memorable experiences. If we are really lucky, it is with our own horse in the ring. But at world class shows such as the Arabian Breeders World Cup (in Las Vegas) the opportunities for lasting memories are endless. As both horses and people travel from all over the world to participate, whether it be as a competitor and/or a spectator,
SATURDAY MORNING - FEBRUARY 25 - EQUIDOME - 9:00 A.M. Class 300 133 ARABIAN COUNTRY PLEASURE DRIVING CHAMPIONSHIP, AOTD To be eligible, horses must have been entered, shown and judeged in a designated qualifying class in the Arabian Country Pleasure Driving section for amateurs, owners, or junior exhibitors at this show. To be shown at a walk, normal trot and