Aurora, CO – Four of America’s finest Arabian race horses are headed to Abu Dhabi for the world’s richest Arabian race: The EUR 1.2 million Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Jewel Crown (Group 1) on November 8, 2015 at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club. “The United States plays a significant role in the global sport of Arabian racing,” says Kathy Smoke, president of the Arabian Jockey Club. “It is demonstrated by the invitation of these four superstar horses. We are proud to have them representing Arabian racing in the U.S.” Paddys Day (Inaugural Triple Jewel series winner), RB Frynch Broad, RB Rich, and So Big Is Better (Darley Horse of the Year in 2013 are all multiple
ALL NATIONS CUP CHAMPIONSHIPS NEWS, Saturday, September 26, , 2015 by Beth Ellen Hunziker The Daily News Sponsor for today is C. Jarvis Insurance Agency, Inc. Attending the Aachen All Nations Cup, are owner, Kim Jarvis and European and Middle East representative, Brooke Marie Jarvis. C. Jarvis Insurance is an international Equine and Bloodstock Insurance Agency that has been in business for almost 70 years. Kim and her daughter are lifelong Arabian horse owners and enthusiasts. Owning, breeding and showing Arabian horses, gives them a unique perspective and a clear understanding of their clients’ needs and they use their experience and knowledge to create comprehensive and customized services
ALL NATIONS CUP CHAMPIONSHIPS NEWS, Wednesday, September 23, 2015 by Beth Ellen Hunziker The Daily News Sponsor for today is Midwest Station I, owned by Bob and Janene, Austin and Olivia Boggs of Osseo, Minnesota, USA. Bob and Janene Boggs have been strong supporters and patrons of the All Nations Cup. They have sponsored the beautiful Nations Cup championship rose blankets for more than 15 years. Bob and Janene’s main focus today, is on their breeding program, which began more than 50 years ago with the foundation mares and stallions owned and bred by Bob’s parents, Don and Shorty Boggs. Bob and Janene’s program is led by their matriarch mare, Bint Bey Shah and her champion producing
ALL NATIONS CUP CHAMPIONSHIPS NEWS, Friday, September 25, , 2015 by Beth Ellen Hunziker The Daily News Sponsor for today is Vote and Win, a brand new entertainment experience making its debut at the All Nations Cup in Aachen. I sat down with Heinz Karl Stockle, a member of the ANC organizers and the brainchild of this exciting new plan that uses cutting edge technology to engage viewers around the world. “The idea is create an opportunity for viewers to participate in the event and to voice their opinions about the horses, as well as the judges. I encourage everyone to visit the website to learn more about the program and to register to participate.” According to the “Vote and Win”
Blue Star Farms purchased the 2015 Scottsdale International Egyptian Heritage Champion Filly, C Zahreena (Montana Firenze x C Fahleen) . This beautiful filly was bred by Susan McDonald of Canada and was marketed to Bill and Nan Bensyl of Blue Star Farms by Greg Knowles of Arabian Expressions. Arabian horse professionals often refer to a horse’s pedigree when describing its quality, suitability and projected success in the show ring and/or it's breeding future. The research for this particular news post led its author to an unexpected discovery of an impressive champion lineage. The information below is a very small glimpse at just a few of the examples C Zahreena’s family. C Zahreena's
ALL NATIONS CUP CHAMPIONSHIPS NEWS - Thursday, September 24, 2015 by Beth Ellen Hunziker The Daily News Sponsor for today is Schoukens Training Center, owned by Glenn Schoukens and Tom and Cathy Schoukens, Maldegem, Belgium. For the past few weeks, STC has been a beehive of activity as the team made ready for the All Nations Cup show. It is a huge undertaking to prepare more than 25 horses for the trip to Aachen, where the crème de la crème of the Arabian horse breed will be presented. The STC team was working from early morning to late at night, making sure that their clients’ horses are in top form and ready to really sparkle in the Aachen show ring. The horses presented by Schoukens Training
Angyl – 12” x 16” Large large original acrylic painting by Shannon Lawlor. Showing at the Wendell Arena during the upcoming Scottsdale Show, Shannon Lawlor’s original artwork will be proudly offered to the public for the first time.