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APHA seeks passionate students for exciting internships

FORT WORTH, Texas – The American Paint Horse Association, located in Fort Worth, Texas, is seeking applications for multiple summer internships in their performance, publications and marketing/sales departments. College students with a passion for horses and an interest in the…

APHA announces Elite Custom Saddles as its Official Performance Saddle Partner

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FORT WORTH, Texas – The American Paint Horse Association recently partnered with Elite Custom Saddles to provide exhibitors who excel in performance classes such as speed events, cattle and ranch horse classes with new award saddles.  Beginning with the 2015 competition…

APHA names 2015 Paint Racing Champions

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  FORT WORTH, Texas – There’s nothing quite like a speedy racehorse galloping down the track toward the finish line, and 2015 was full of big moments in Paint racing. APHA is pleased to honor its top running horses of…

APHA’s Platinum Breeders’ Futurity modifications to increase payouts

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FORT WORTH, Texas – APHA halter exhibitors with Breeders’ Trust-enrolled horses will have the chance during the 2016 APHA World Championship Show to compete for significantly larger purses under recent modifications to the Platinum Breeders’ Futurity approved by the APHA Executive Committee. The…

2015 APHA World Championship Show concludes with big increase in participation

FORT WORTH (APHA) -The American Paint Horse Association has another successful show under its belt with the close of the 51st annual APHA World Championship Show, which took place November 4–14 in Fort Worth, Texas. Nearly 1,050 Paint Horses descended upon…

USTRC Cowtown ShootOut returns to the 2015 APHA World Show

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FORT WORTH, Texas – On your mark, get set—rope! The United States Team Roping Championships’ Cowtown ShootOut returns November 13–15 at Will Rogers Memorial Center Coliseum in Fort Worth, Texas. For ropers riding registered Paint Horses, special APHA-only cash incentives means…

The International 2015 – Back to the Future

By Alden Corrigan The third week in September marked the return of The International to Denver, Colorado after a six-year hiatus. This innovative Reining event offered opportunities for all levels of horses and riders to compete for significant prize money…

American Paint Horse Association and Trail of Painted Ponies partner on art competition

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Fort Worth, Texas – Three years ago, the American Paint Horse Association and Trail of Painted Ponies partnered on a national art competition to celebrate the 50th anniversary of APHA. The response was so overwhelmingly positive that today the two organizations are…

APHA investing big bucks in the Paint World Show

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  News From the Paint Horse Journal FORT WORTH, (APHA) – Nearly $80,000 has been added to reining, cutting and working cow horse classes at the 2015 APHA World Championship Show. When added to the existing $50,000 Farnam Pleasure Stakes…