By: Brittany Bevis
The NSBA World Championship Show is now underway in Tulsa, OK and there are a number of new World Champions to congratulate today!
Over in the Showmanship pen, JoJo Roberson led Greedy Ghost to win 14-18 Showmanship. The Reserve Champion was Kendalyn Herlocker with Memphis Bound. Third was Ella Petak with Won Vital Code Rv.
We just had the opportunity to chat with JoJo following her win in Youth Showmanship at the AQHA Youth World Show last week. Click here to read her interview- http://www.equinechronicle.com/aqha-world-champions-include-jojo-roberson-14-18-showmanship-and-grant-mastin-14-18-l1-western-riding/
In Novice Amateur Showmanship, Griffin Holliday led Good N Plenty Gold to a win. Reserve was Sydney Riden with Cool Lopin Lady. Third was Taylor Dynek with Smooth Zippin Chex. In Amateur Showmanship, Tony Anderman and his trusty Solo Invested won the World Championship title. Reserve was Griffin Holliday with Good N Plenty Gold. Third was Jamie Radebaugh with Son Of A Sudden. In Select Showmanship, the winner was Scott Reinartz with Investin A Goodbar. Reserve was Joe Whitt with Suddenlee Single. Third was Sid Karr with Premium Deisel. 13 and Under Showmanship saw Karly Humbert with Goodtilthelastdrop take the top spot. Reserve was Isabella Buckley with Roses Only. Third was Evan McColley with Vital Sassoon.
Over in the Over Fences arena, high flying action saw several winner crowned in Working Hunter, Equitation Over Fences, and Hunter Hack. Jessica Johnson rode Allocate In Blue to win Green Working Hunter. Reserve was Linda Crothers with Naturally Incredible. Third was Linda Crothers with Lads Playboy. Amateur Working Hunter was won by Samantha Roper with Caspen. Reserve was Morgan Graham with Shock N Y’all. Third was Samantha Roper with Al Betcha Wanna Look. Youth Working Hunter was won by Denim Jo Wellhouse with Naturally Immortal. Reserve was Amanda Walsh with Do U Wanna Dance. Third was Jax Bound with Havn A Supreme Time. Select Hunter Hack was won by Jo Ann Niffenegger with SG Rich N Royal. Reserve was Lesa Carter DeLong with Nitely News. Third was Trina McCarroll with Get Me To Hollywood.
The winner of Senior Hunter Hack was Jessica Johnson with DGS Vintage. Reserve was Ryan Painter with Look N Hott. Third was Stacey Roberson with Zip Up My Blumers. Working Hunter Under Saddle saw Jessica Johnson reprise her win with DGS Vintage. Reserve was Larken Elianna McCampbell with Choclatized. Third was Ryan Painter with Kamanyawannadance.
In yet another pen at the NSBA World Show, Equitation reigns supreme. The winner of 14-18 Equitation was Alexa Victoria Black with Big Country Kruzer. Reserve was Isabella D’Onofrio with Nearly Chocolate. Third was Elizabeth Gerbrandt with A Sudden Extreme. Ava Hathaway rode Stop And Stare to win 13 and Under Equitation. Reserve was Emma Gore with Krymsun N Gold. Third was Emma DeJong with Just Call Me Lazy. Novice Youth Equitation was won by Emma DeJong with Just Call Me Lazy. Reserve was Ava Hathaway with Stop And Stare. Third was Marcella Annabell Bee with Loping For Assets.
We chatted with Emma when she won 13 and Under Equitation and L1 13 and Under Trail at the AQHA Youth World last week. Click here to watch her video interview. http://www.equinechronicle.com/ec-tv-emma-dejong-2020-aqha-ywc/
Stay tuned to EquineChronicle.com for much more as the show progresses throughout this week, including around the ring photos from our shooter on the scene, Eric Mendrysa; all of G-Man’s fab candids; and perhaps a few entertaining Zoom video interviews with some big winners…