Dedicated showers put their best hoof forward this year, showcasing the best of the best of the model horse hobby! This year the Open Show was back at the beautiful Kentucky Horse Park. With over 170 participants we don’t know how the judges managed to choose the winners of the different classes and divisions! A huge thank you to all of the entrants, helpers, and judges for making this experience a great one!
Congratulations to all the winners!
OVERALL REGULAR RUN CHAMPION: Daenys, owned by Kathryn Johnson
OVERALL REGULAR RUN RESERVE CHAMPION: The Valeyard, owned by Allison Pareis
OVERALL SPECIAL RUN CHAMPION: Magic Trick, owned by McKenzie Smith
OVERALL SPECIAL RUN RESERVE CHAMPION: Shady Bacon, owned by Valerie Parker
OVERALL COLLECTIBILITY RESERVE CHAMPION: Friendly Reminder, owned by Dot Coffman
OVERALL COLLECTIBILITY CHAMPION and WINNER OF THE SHIRLEY KETCHUCK MEMORIAL TROPHY: Once in a Blue Moon, owned by Sarah Wellman
OVERALL CUSTOMIZED CHAMPION: Ravel, owned by Kristin Arendt
OVERALL CUSTOMIZED RESERVE CHAMPION: Donnerklang, owned by Tiffany Purdy
OVERALL FOAL CHAMPION: Coin Toss, owned by Kristie Combs
OVERALL FOAL RESERVE: It’s All About Chocolate, owned by Rachel Butler
OVERALL MINI CHAMPION: Family Friendly, owned by Shira Roberts
OVERALL MINI RESERVE: Potato Chip, owned by Shira Roberts
OVERALL OF PERFORMANCE CHAMPION: Caramel Crunch, owned by Sandy Sanderson
OVERALL OF PERFORMANCE RESERVE: Casual Bill, owned by Erika Isbell
OVERALL CM PERFORMANCE CHAMPION: Purdy PaiMo Dun, owned by Tiffany Purdy
OVERALL CM PERFORMANCE RESERVE: Purdy Boy Floyd, owned by Sandy Sanderson
Winner of the Dayton Layman Sportsmanship Trophy: Jewels Parker
Congratulations again to all participants and winners!
August 11, 2022
I agree-I’d love to see pictures of the winners!
August 11, 2022
Congratulations to all!! Can we see pictures of the winners please?
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January 17, 2023
What’s up with not showing photos of the winning models????