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LARRY HANNUM PASSES
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LARRY HANNUM PASSES

The Ohio Quarter Horse Association is saddened to announce the passing of Larry Keith Hannum. Hannum, Kent, Ohio owned Larry's Stables, transforming his family's farm into a long-standing equine facility. He was also a beloved schoolteacher.  --- Larry's Obituary from Hine Funeral Home: On April 29th, Larry Keith Hannum passed away peacefully and unexpectedly at his home in Kent, which was on the family farm where he was born and lived his entire life.  Larry was born on June 3rd, 1943 to the late Catherine Rhodes and Lyman Fay Hannum.  He grew up in Kent and graduated from the University School High School as well as Kent State University.  He was a third generation entrepreneur, utilizing the family farm, which
GENE WEAVER PASSES
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GENE WEAVER PASSES

The Ohio Quarter Horse Association is saddened to announce the passing of Gene Allen Weaver. Weaver, Custar, Ohio, passed away May 5, 2022. Please find his full obituary here . The family suggests that memorials be made to Hoytville United Methodist Church, of which Weaver was a member.
Join us at the Celebration of Life for Clark R Bradley on Tuesday, April 5th
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Join us at the Celebration of Life for Clark R Bradley on Tuesday, April 5th

Clark R Bradley Celebration of Life 07-30-1945 . 01-18-2022 Tuesday April 5, 2022  2pm - 5pm Ohio Quarter Horse Association 6325 Quarter Horse Drive Columbus, Ohio 43229   RSVP Here:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/clark-r-bradley-celebration-of-life-tickets-297147364767   In lieu of flowers, donations can be made securely online or mailed to: American Quarter Horse Foundation Professional Horsemen Endowment Memory of Clark Bradley PO Box 32111  Amarillo, TX  79120  
OQHA News Magazine
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OQHA News Magazine

Ohio Quarter Horse News is the official publication of the Ohio Quarter Horse Association and the number one resource for Ohio Quarter Horse owners, breeders, trainers, and enthusiasts. Not only is this magazine mailed quarterly to each OQHA member’s home, but issues are also distributed at the AQHYA Youth World Show and the All American Quarter Horse Congress. 2022 OHIO QUARTER HORSE NEWS SPRING ISSUE 2021 OHIO QUARTER HORSE NEWS WINTER ISSUE  2021 OHIO QUARTER HORSE NEWS Fall ISSUE 2021 OHIO QUARTER HORSE NEWS SUMMER ISSUE
The Challenge kicked off the 2022 Ohio show season
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The Challenge kicked off the 2022 Ohio show season

The Challenge, put on by the SOQHA Youth kicked off the 2022 Ohio show season.  With the addition of a L1 Youth WT division, $11,000 was given away to youth competing in the Scholarship Challenge.  There were fun classes and free photos by Ryan Geiger Photography. Show high points can be found on SOQHA.com/shows .  Exhibitors new to AQHA were welcomed with a gift.  We hope to see them at more shows this year. Challenge Winners  Small Fry Champion - $1000 - Starched Rockies & Gwen Toth  Reserve - $500 – Image Of You & Marley Tincher  L1 Youth Walk Trot Champion - $1000 – Hes A Lazy Lover & Anna Webb Reserve - $500 – Interesting Lady & Meghan Kaser L1 Youth Champion - $1000 – KM Vested In Bo & Abbey Zawisza 
2022 AQHA Executive Committee
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2022 AQHA Executive Committee

The 2022-2023 AQHA Executive Committee was elected during the 2022 AQHA Convention in Las Vegas. February 28, 2022 | News and Publications , About AQHA | AQHA Executive Committee , Conferences, conventions and seminars The 2022-2023 American Quarter Horse Association Executive Committee was elected at the  2022 AQHA Convention  in Las Vegas. Though AQHA operates primarily upon the decisions of its members through the board of directors, the five-person Executive Committee is responsible for implementing important decisions and governing AQHA between the annual meetings of the membership and the board. The Executive Committee convenes throughout the year to conduct and manage the business of
Remembering Maggie Howell
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Remembering Maggie Howell

The Ohio Quarter Horse Association is saddened to announce the passing of Maggie Howell after her longterm battle with brain cancer. Howell of Baltimore, Ohio was an up and coming horse trainer who graduated from the University of Findlay as an Equestrian major in 2012. She was a long time assistant to Ohio Quarter Horse Associations Director, Missy Thyfault. Maggie was a well known youth and trainer among the Ohio Quarter Horse Association. --- Maggie's Obituary from Hoskinson Funeral: Maggie Howell was someone well loved by those around her. She could make anyone laugh, whether she was crowd surfing and waving at you at warped tour, or telling the pushy guy at the horse show that she doesn’t need his binoculars
2021 Awards Banquet
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2021 Awards Banquet

The 2021 Ohio Quarter Horse Awards Banquet held on Saturday, February 5, 2022 at the Hilton Downtown Columbus was our biggest banquet yet!  The banquet room was packed with more than 480 in attendance and over $87,000 in awards presented to the 2021 OQHA award winners. OQHA Director, Justin Billings, and the 2021 Congress Queen, Darcy Woods, gave a warm welcome to all of the guests and led the everyone in an invocation before dinner. CEO, Dr. Scott Myers, welcomed everyone to the Annual Banquet and then took a moment to pay tribute to Past President and National Director, Clark Bradley. He invited  OQHA Director, Cindy Morehead, on stage to read her sentiment for Clark, along with life lessons she learned from
OQHA Official Handbook
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OQHA Official Handbook

The Ohio Quarter Horse Association Official Handbook of By-Laws, Rules, and Regulations is updated yearly. To download your copy please click on the below photo.