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The first of our Youth Ambassadors, Miss Lila Sharrock will be heading to the States on the 23rd June for 6 weeks under the watchful eye of Aussie expat Mr Terry Clifford of Rio Vista Texas USA. Lila will be showing at the (ACHA) American Cutting Horse Association shows. ACHG would like to thank the ACHA for offering this wonderful opportunity.ACHG is very excited to have Lila represent our group, she is an incredible young lady. Lila attended Negs Girls School in Armidale NSW, but hails from Southwest Victoria, a farming area named Vite Vite. Lila has ridden cutting horses since she was 14 years old and has been hooked ever since. Lila ACHG wish you the very best, you are staying with the most incredible family who will treat you like family. Most all enjoy what Texas has to offer, excellent horses, hospitality and of course shopping! We all look forward to seeing your journey Lila, ACHG are proud to have you represent our group and your country. Fly that Aussie Flag high🇦🇺🇦🇺🇦🇺
Photos from Lila's own collection.
ACHG are just so proud of our Youth Ambassador Ashley Knight. Ashley has won the ACHA (American Cutting Horse Association) Affiliate Shootout Champion at the World Show in Belton Texas USA. Ashley Scored a 144 to take out the championship with a fantastic run on "Just Countin Checks". ACHG would like to thank Mr Col Eslyn for allowing Ashley to show this lovely mare once again. ACHG would also like to thank Mr Michael Crumpler for mentoring Ashley and all his assistance at the World Show and at home in the cutting pen. ACHG would also like to thank & show appreciation all the turn back help. ACHG and Australia could not be more proud of this young lady and her accomplishments. We will have some more results shortly of Ashley's other runs in two other events. Ashley will attend the ACHA banquet tonight and celebrate her time at the world show. Ashley has come away with Reserve Champion in the $2500 Novice Rider also, what a great show. Ashley is the first Australian in our new Affilate to compete at the ACHA world finals and we could not be more excited and proud. We look forward to continuing our Affilation with the ACHA. Thank you to the ACHA for running a fantastic show. Below is Ashley with her championship trophy with ACHA president Mr Mike Combs and ACHG International Director Mr Michael Crumpler. congratulations Ashley. ACHG and Australia are just so proud of you! Enjoy your win🤩🇦🇺👏🍾
NEWS FLASH ... ACHG are just so excited to congratulate Ashley on her achievements up to date, just one word Awesome! Ashley has managed to come away with Reserve Champion of the world show in Belton Texas USA. We are just so proud, with our first year as an affiliate of the American Cutting Horse Association this could not have been a better result. Ashley represented ACHG as our Youth Ambassador in April of 2018, was fortunate to show in the Senior Youth and the $2500 Rider Class. Ashley managed to remain in the top ten for both classes and therefore was eligible to show at the World Show. Please join us in congratulating Ashley on a tremendous outcome with more to come tomorrow. Ashley has 3 runs left for the last show day. Senior Youth sitting in 7 place in points going into the finals. She has managed to get a spot in the McDonalds Shootout & Affiliate shootout. Keep that Aussie spirit flying🤩🇦🇺
**NEWS FLASH** BAILEYS OF GRETA SIGNATURE SERIES
ACHG are once again pleased to offer the annual Baileys of Greta Series. To be held in conjunction with our National Finals Sunday 3rd December at Armidale indoor Arena. 3/4 year old Snafflebit for horses born in the year 2013-2014. 5/6 year old cutting classic for horses born in the year 2011-2012. Held over 2 rounds with the total aggregate scores to the winners and placing. Cattle will be in at 10am. More information will be available soon, so keep an eye out. ACHG would like to thank Brenden & Callie Bailey, Baileys of Greta western store for your ongoing sponsorship it is most appreciated.
ACHG would like to welcome to our team our new appointed International ACHG/ACHA Director & International Youth co-ordinator Mr Micheal Crumpler from Burnet Texas USA. Please join us in welcoming Mike to our team, ACHG are honoured & excited to have Mike on board & are looking forward to the next chapter in our alliance/ affiliation with the ACHA (American Cutting Horse Association). We look forward to working with Mike & are excited for the expansion & growth within the cutting horse industry, as this will benefit our competitors & provide opportunities to represent ACHG (Australian Cutting Horse Group)in the United States of America🇦🇺🇺🇸🌵
ACHG representative ambassador Miss Ashley Knight has gone above our expectations in & out of the cutting pen. ACHG & Australia are extremely proud of Ashley, her performance exceeded our hopes for a successful tour. To recap Ashley competed 8 times in 2 classes the Youth & the 2500 Novice Rider class. Over the 8 performances Ashley won 2 classes & placed 3rd in the 2500 Rider class. Placed 2nd x 2 & 4th in the Youth class. Was just out of the money in her other two runs. A huge accomplishment on a horse she had never ridden until 3 days prior to her first show. Ashley ACHG are just so so proud of you, your going to be a force to reckon with in the cutting pen when you get home. ACHG would like once again to thank Mr Cole Eslyn owner of "Just Countin Checks" for loaning your awesome horse to Ashley we are incredibly grateful, your generosity is overwhelming. Thank you to all the turn back help that assisted Ashley, Mr Ted Olney, Mr John Stewart, Mr John Dublin, Mr Adam Cunningham very much appreciated. A huge thank you to the American Cutting Horse Association & President Mr Mike Combs for welcoming us with open arms & to all the association members who made us feel like family. Thank you to Cary Sims & Linda Lane the wonderful show secretaries for your time & guidance. Thank you to Kenny & Morgan Emigh for filming Ashley's journey on Cuttin Up TV. Ashley & Lyndall were & are so honoured to have Mike & Janie Crumpler's hospitality, for inviting us into their home. We were treated like royalty, Mike & Janie are wonderful hosts something that neither one of us will ever forget. Thank you to Mike for your coaching & mentoring with Ashley & "Just Countin Checks" which showed in the cutting pen. ACHG are just so excited for the next chapter in our alliance/ affiliation with the ACHA. Ashley will go home with wonderful memories, lots of new friends, and a new love of America but most of all she has done ACHG & Australia proud. Ashley you should be very proud of yourself, we know your family, friends & ACHG are super proud we could not have sent a more dedicated remarkable young lady to represent & encourage other youth into the sport of cutting. Cherish your memories this is just the start of your incredible journey Ashley. A few highlights of Ashley's tour.
ACHG (Australian Cutting Horse Group) ask that ALL COMPETITORS familiarise yourselves with ACHG RULES & REGULATIONS prior to entering into any event. If a competitor/competitors are deemed ineligible for an event he/she has entered and ridden in, entry fee will be forfeited. Adjustments will be made to correct the winner or placings accordingly. A copy of Rules & Regulations is available at all times via our website www.cowponies1969.com for download for your convenience. ACHG would like to thank all our competitors for their continued support.
ACHG are looking forward to seeing you all at Dorrigo. Safe travels to all our competitors, families & friends.
ACHYG has made an executive decision due to extreme weather conditions to cancel this weekends show at Dorrigo . Show will be postponed to another date in the next 7-14 days.
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