FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 02/06/2018 Wadsworth, IL: The Appaloosa Reining Horse Association’s (ApRHA) inaugural $10,000 Buy, Breed and Win Futurity Cup was held at the 2017 Appaloosa World Championship show in Ft. Worth TX on November 2nd, 2017. This Futurity Cup, ran in conjunction with the M. Wade Smith $5,000 L4 Open Futurity and the Markel Insurance $2,500 L1 Open Futurity and had a total cash pay-out of $27,860.
Daniel Schloemer, riding Stephanie Webb’s filly Wimpyneedsalilshandy (Wimpyneedsacocktail x Ima Little Bit High) marked a 146.5 to take the coveted winner-take-all $10,000 prize purse plus the duo won the M. Wade Smith $5,000 L4 Open Futurity, which added $3,156.32 to his winnings. But the money didn’t stop there. Owner Stephanie Webb was awarded an additional $2,000 as the nominator of sire Wimpyneedsacocktail in the ApRHA $10,000 Buy, Breed and Win Futurity Cup, bringing this filly’s total winnings to $15,156.32.
Taking the Reserve Champion spot in the M. Wade Smith $5,000 L4 Open Futurity was NRHA newcomer Austin Jewell, riding Jane and Rene Cairo’s Tattoos Comin N Hot. (Tattoos Dun It x Mighty Little Step) This hot new pair marked a strong 144.5. Jewell also secured the win in the Markel Insurance $2,500 L1 Open Futurity. This pair brought home total winnings of $4,302.15. Although the Cairo’s were just out of reach of the $10,000 prize purse, they had a great showing with their stallion’s (Tattoos Dun It) get bringing home a total of $11,720.65.
Noel Matthais and her filly Hobbys Spotted Doll (Ima Bootscootin Lena x Miss Gay Bar Girl) took home the win in the Diversified Incomes LLC $1,000 L4 Non-Pro Futurity.
For more information about the ApRHA and how to participate in the $10,000 Buy, Breed & Win Futurity Cup, please visit www.aprha.com
The following are the full futurity results:
$10,000 Buy, Breed and Win Futurity Cup
|1||Wimpyneedsalilshandy||Daniel Schloemer||Stephanie Webb||146.5||$10,000.00|
2017 M. Wade Smith $5,000 L4 Open Futurity
|1||Wimpyneedsalilshandy||Daniel Schloemer||Stephanie Webb||146.5||$3,156.32|
|2||Tattoos Comin N Hot||Austin Jewell||Rene Cairo||144.5||$2367.24|
|3||Tattooed Bya Vaquero||Jorge Puente||Jane Cairo||140.5||$1,183.62|
|4||RM Shining Star||Robert Montgomery||Elizabeth Montgomery||140.5||$1,183.62|
2017 Markel Insurance $2,500 L1 Open Futurity
|1||Tattoos Comin N Hot||Austin Jewell||Rene Cairo||144.5||$1,934.88|
|2||Tattooed Bya Vaquero||Jorge Puente||Jane Cairo||140.5||$644.96|
|3||RM Shining Star||Robert Montgomery||Elizabeth Montgomery||140.5||$644.96|
2017 Diversified Incomes LLC $1,000 L4 Non-Pro Futurity
|1||Hobbys Spotted Doll||Noel Matthias||127.5||$,1000.00|
About Contact: Robin L. Broughton
Appaloosa Reining Horse Association
ApRHA: Appaloosa Reining Horse Association LLC an affiliate of the Appaloosa Horse Club (ApHC), is dedicated to the promotion of the Appaloosa reining horse, its breeders, owners, and riders. The ApRHA is a proud NRHA alliance partner and holds one annual Futurity Open Derby, Non-Pro Derby and Non-Pro 7 & Up class at the ApHC World Championship show. Founded in 1995, our association offers incentives to encourage the growth and popularity of Appaloosa Reining in open and breed competitions, with many of these events sanctioned by the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA).
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