Team Western Connection at the 1st ever Wisconsin Interscholastic Horse Association Horse Show held in Jefferson, Wi. Sam Brown and Barely Lopin, Christina Ford and Good Goin Chex, Kelly Heise and WCR Brandy, and Nikki Hagelin helper and future exhibitor. Our team finished 3rd, behind southern schools. All girls received medals and placed in everything they were entered into. GREAT JOB GIRLS!
Maggie & Wille
Maggie Nesbit has been showing lightly with us the last couple of years, but this is the year we are getting tough!. She purchased Wille Dazzle Em from us and is doing a great job with the big palomino gelding. She is riding him Western and Huntseat. She is proving to be a very serious competitor and great rider. Very excited about bigger things in 2012!
Sam and Skippy
Samantha Brown has been a student at the Ranch for as long as we have been here. She was Richelle's 1st student after moving to the Ranch 7 years ago. Sam has made us all very proud. She has grown into a fine horse woman. She has won numerous trophies and awards with her horse Barely Lopin, Wille Dazzle Em, Stars Winning Skip and RB Just Plain Irish. She is planning on doing a little showing this year after being too busy with college. Look forward to seeing her in the show pen again!!
Christina & Chex
Christina Ford has been a student for many years here and has become one of my best friends! She has become quite the show girl and makes us proud. She has won the 14-18 Pleasure Horse Series High Point for 2007 & 2008. She also won a Reserve Champion in Western Pleasure at The State 4-H Show in 2007 and Grand Champion in 2008. Christina & Chex have won many Daily Highpoints and Circuit Championships everywhere they have gone. They where quite the team and tough to beat! Christina looks forward to showing her 3yr old filly this year in the new Palomino Bred Division at the PHBA shows this summer. She has done all the work on this filly and has owned her since a baby! Very proud of her and look forward to having her back in the show pen with me!! She is always alot of fun to be around.
Anna & Indy
Anna GisselmanAnna has beeen here for many years. We have watched her outgrow her horse Bucky who was replaced with a beautiful registered Paint mare SS Kixx Mandy. She sold Mandy and replaced her with a really nice Buckskin AQHA Mare Authentic Indulgence "Indy". Anna has been working here when not doing Gymnastics and is a great help! Hoping to get her and Indy to some Buckskin shows!
Logan Sackett and Rascals Two Roses
Logan Sackett has been taking lessons and helping out here for many years and has advanced alot thru the years. Her horse is Rascals Two Roses a registered paint mare. She has been working hard with Desi and is doing very well with her in pleasure and reining.