RAM Invitational Freestyle

Wimpy Sparkles

Wimpy Sparkles, owned by Rick and Barnie Kurth, and Steve performed to Chris Mann’s “Roads” to mark a 226 1/2 and finish 4th

 

 

The RAM Invitational Freestyle continues to be a premier freestyle event. Performances highlight the horses athleticism and extreme talent, all choreographed to various styles of music. This year was no exception!

Walla Whiz Affair

Walla Whiz Affair, owned by Alison Bendele, and Sharee performed BRIDLELESS to Frank Sinatra’s “The Way You Look Tonight” to mark a 217

Amateur Rider SUCCESS at 2016 Pre-Denver

RMQHA Pre-Denver Quarter Horse Show

Patti Lee and Ima Magnum 45

Patti Lee and Ima Magnum 45

BIG congratulations to our Non Pro riders competing at the 2016 Pre-Denver. The horses and riders showed strong. What a great way to start the new year!

  • Ima Magnum 45- owned by Patti Lee, ridden by Steve- swept Senior Reining to win 25 points and finish getting her Superior
  • Game Day Surprise- owned and shown by Barnie Kurth- Amateur Select Reining Circuit Champions
  • Walla Whiz Affair-owned and shown by Alison Bendele- 1st/1st/2nd in Amateur Select Reining Day 1
  • Trinitys First Step- owned and shown by Jill Cook- top 10 finish both days in Amateur Select Reining both days
  • Wimpys Coded Chex- owned by Inga Guernsey, ridden by Steve- Junior Reining Reserve Circuit Champion
  • Wimpys Coded Chex- owned and shown by Inga Guernsey- Top 10 finish Amateur Reining both days
  • Custom Great Pine- owned and shown by Inga Guernsey- Top 10 finish Amateur Reining
  • Funky Komadiva- owned and shown by Becky Meyring- Top 10 finish Amateur Reining

NRHA Futurity and North American Affiliate Championships

It's Me (Who Whiz It x Berryinfinitesurprise) - Bred and Trained at Schwartzenberger Equine

Its Me (Who Whiz It x Berryinfinitesurprise)
Bred and Trained at Schwartzenberger Equine

2015 NRHA Futurity and NAAC Affiliate Championships:

  • Its Me – owned by Steve and Dori Schwartzenberger, ridden by Sharee- Non Pro Futurity Finalist Level 3 and 4
  • Electricdee – owned by Steve and Dori Schwartzenberger, ridden by Sharee- NAAC Non Pro and Novice Horse Non Pro L2 Top 10
  • Shes Moonstruck – owned by Steve and Dori Schwartzenberger, ridden by Sharee- NAAC Novice Horse Non Pro L1 Reserve Champion, L2 Top 10
  • Wimpy Sparkles – owned by Rick and Barnie Kurth, ridden by Steve- NAAC Open and Novice Horse Open L2 Top 10

 

She's Moonstruck ( Smart Like Juice x Chyna Moon ) Bred and Trained by Schwartzenberger Equine

Shes Moonstruck ( Smart Like Juice x Chyna Moon )
Bred and Trained by Schwartzenberger Equine

 

2015 NRHA Top 10 Standings

  • Shes Moonstruck– owned by Steve and Dori, shown by Sharee- 4th Novice Horse Non Pro Level1, 10th Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2

CPRHA Fall Futurity

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Steve and Wimpy Sparkles owned by Rick and Barnie Kurth

  • Open Derby Level 4 Reserve Champions
  • 4th Novice Horse Open Level 2

Dori and RC Sonitas DeLuxe

  • Limited Open Champions
  • Rookie Professional Champions

Inga Guernsey and Custom Great Pine

  • Limited Non Pro Reserve Champions
  • 4th Non Pro
  • 3rd Intermediate Non Pro
  • 4th Limited Non Pro
  • 4th Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2

Barnie Kurth and Game Day Surprise

  • Prime Time Non Pro Reserve Champions
  • AQHA Open Champions

Becky Meyring and Funky Komadiva

  • Tie 1st Green Reiner L1/L2
  • Tied 1st Rookie L1
  • Rookie Level 2 Champion
  • Green Reiner Level 2 Champion

CPRHA Green ReinerAlison Bendele and Walla Whiz Affair

  • Tie 1st Green Reiner L1/L2
  • Tied 1st Rookie L1
  • Prime Time Rookie Champion

Sharee and Electricdee

  • Non Pro Derby Champion
  • 5th Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2

Sharee and Shes Moonstruck

  • Novice Horse Non Pro Level 1 Champions
  • Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2 Champions

Sharee and Its Me Non Pro Futurity Champions

The International

The International Reining and Mountain Region Affiliate Finals

mountain-affiliate-finalsWhat a great show! Congratulations to all those that competed at the 2015 Mountain Region Affiliate Finals at The International. Everyone rode strong! Good Luck to those moving on to the North American Affiliate Championships held during the NRHA Futurity.

Ima Magnum 45 owned by Patti Lee

Ima Magnum 45 owned by Patti Lee

 

Steve and Wimpy Sparkles owned by Rick and Barnie Kurth

  • 3rd Open
  • Novice Horse Open Level 2 Champion

Steve and Ima Magnum 45 – Reserve Champions in Novice Horse Open Level 1. Ima Magnum 45 is owned by Patti Lee

Steve and Wimpys Coded Chex Reserve Champions in the Open Futurity. Wimpys Coded Chex is owned by Inga Guernsey

Mountain Region Affiliate FinalsAdele Cunningham and Ambidextrous

  • Short Stirrup Champion
  • 4th Green Reiner
  • 4th Youth Rookie
  • Team Tournament 4th Place Team

Kaylene Cunningham and Diamond Gun

  • Youth Rookie Champion
  • 3rd Green Reiner
  • 4th Youth 13 & Under
  • Team Tournament 3rd Place Team

Jamie Cook and Trinitys First Step

  • 5th place in Youth 14-18
  • Part of 1st Place team in Youth Team Tournament

Becky Meyring and Funky Komadiva – Green Reiner Level 1 & Level 2 Champion

Teena Barnett and Montanas Stylish Nic – 3rd Non Pro Derby Level 1

Inga Guernsey and Custom Great Pine – 5th Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2

Sharee and Shes Moonstruck

  • Novice Horse Non Pro Level 1 Reserve Champion
  • 3rd Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2
  • 5th Non Pro Affiliate
APHA Non Pro High Point Futurity

APHA Non Pro High Point Futurity

Sharee and Electricdee

  • Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2 Champions
  • 7thNon Pro Affiliate

Sharee and Its Me

  • Non Pro Futurity Reserve Champion
  • APHA Non Pro High Point Futurity

RMRHA Summer Slide

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The 2015 RMRHA Summer Slide was great for our horses and riders. Congratulations to all those that competed at this year’s Summer Slide.

Steve and Ima Magnum 45 – 3rd in Novice Horse Open Level 1. Ima Magnum 45 is owned by Patti Lee

Steve and Wimpy Sparkles, owned by Rick and Barnie Kurth

  • Novice Horse Open Level 2 Reserve Champions
  • 3rd Open

Dori and RC Sonitas DeLuxe 3rd Novice Horse Open Level 2

Patti Lee and Ima Magnum 45

Patti Lee and Ima Magnum 45

Adele Cunningham and Ambidextrous 4th Youth 13 & Under

Barnie Kurth and Game Day Surprise Non Pro Maturity Reserve Champions

Becky Meyring and Funky Komadiva Green Reiner Champions

Sharee and Electridee

  • Non Pro Champions
  • Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2 Reserve Champions

Sharee and Shes Moonstruck

  • 3rdNovice Horse Non Pro Level 1
  • 4th Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2

Futurity Finals

Open Futurity – Steve and Wimpys Coded Chex owned by Inga Guernsey- Finalist in Open L3, L2
Non Pro Futurity – Sharee and Its Me rode to Non Pro Futurity Reserve Champion L4, L3, Stallion Stakes

East Slope Slide

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It was a great show for the Schwartzenberger horses and riders. Congratulations to all those that competed at the 2015 East Slope Slide!

Steve and Ima Magnum 45 Reserve Champions in Novice Horse Open Level 1. Ima Magnum 45 is owned by Patti Lee

Jamie Cook and Trinitys First Step

  • Rookie Reserve Champions
  • Youth 14-18 Champions

Barnie Kurth and Game Day Surprise 4th in the big Limited Non Pro class

Adele Cunningham and Ambidextrous Short Stirrup Champions

Kaylene Cunningham and Diamond Gun

  • 3rd Youth 13 & Under
  • Youth Rookie Champions

Sharee and Shes Moonstruck

  • Non Pro Derby Champions
  • Novice Horse Non Pro Level 1 tie Reserve Champions
  • 3rd Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2

Sharee and Electricdee Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2 Champions

Columbine Classic

 

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Our horses and riders showed really well at the 2015 Columbine Classic held at the Colorado State Fairgrounds in Pueblo, Co.

Steve and Wimpy Sparkles showed to a Reserve Championship in the Open Derby Level 4 and the Stallion Stakes Derby. Wimpy Sparkles is owned by Rick and Barnie Kurth.

Steve and The Trashman were tied Reserve Champions in the 3 Year Old Class. The Trashman is owned by Cindy Lein.

Sharee and Electricdee

  • Non Pro Derby Level 4 and Stallion Stakes Derby Champions
  • Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2 Reserve Champions

Sharee and Shes Moonstruck

  • 3rd in Non Pro
  • Novice Horse Non Pro Level 1 Reserve Champions
  • 3rd in Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2

Kaylene Cunningham and Diamond Gun – 3rd in Youth 13 & Under

Jamie Cook and Trinitys First Step

  • Youth Rookie Champions
  • 3rd in Youth 14-18

Gordyville Breeders Derby & Bluegrass Reining

11084001_832525300173741_7172655088832579080_oOur Horses and Clients had a great show in Gordyville! Thank you everyone who helped put on such an awesome show! We had such a great time, felt so welcomed by everyone, and will definitely be coming back.

Steve Schwartzenberger

  • Wimpy Sparkles owned by Rick and Barnie Kurth to tie for Co-Champions in the Prime Time level of both the Wimpys Little Step Open Derby and the Gordyville Breeders Derby. They also finished tied for 7th in the Level 3 and 4th in the Level 2 of both Derbies.

Sharee Schwartzenberger

  • Sin City Dreamer in the Wimpys Little Step Non Pro Derby finished tied for 11th in Level 4, and 5th in Level 3; in the Gordyville Non Pro Derby they finished tied for 13th in Level 4, and 7th in Level 3.
  • She’s Moonstruck 1st in Novice Horse Non Pro Levels 1 & 2 on day 2. They were 2nd in Novice Horse Non Pro Level 1 day 1, and Top 5 in AQHA all ages.

11071516_830954550330816_472703170417818262_nBarnie Kurth and Game Day Surprise received the Ed Fear Memorial award (to highest money earning in Limited Non Pro), 1st in the Limited Non Pro day 1, and 3rd in the Intermediate Non Pro day 1 and 4th in the Prime Time Non Pro day 1. In the Non Pro Maturity they finished tied 5th in Level 3 and 4th in Level 2.