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2017 AQHA Racing Champion Contenders Released, Announcement Set January 17 at Heritage Place
The Racing Champions Ceremony will start at 6 p.m. CST and will also be aired via live webcast at www.aqha.com/racing.

2017 AQHA Racing Champion Contenders Released, Announcement Set January 17 at Heritage Place

AMERICAN QUARTER HORSE ASSOCIATIONóJANUARY 5, 2018óBelow are the contenders for the 2017 AQHA Racing Champion titles.

The winners will be announced Wednesday, January 17 at Heritage Place in Oklahoma City, during a ceremony the evening prior to the Heritage Place Winter Mixed Sale that runs January 18-20.

The Racing Champions Ceremony will start at 6 p.m. CST and will also be aired via live webcast at aqha.com/racing.

2017 AQHA Racing Champion Contenders

Distance Horse

  • B AND G FAST DASH
  • FIRE THORN
  • IM MIGHTY FAST
  • ROCK A BILLY
  • TAG YUR IT

2-Year-Old Geldings

  • A JORDON REED
  • BIGG DADDY
  • CHANCE TO FIRE
  • EAGLE JAZZ
  • HES LIMITLESS
  • HOTSTEPPER
  • JRS TAYLORS RUNNAWAY
  • POLITICAL ATTRACTION
  • THECARTELOFMIRACLE
  • UPTOWN DYNASTY

2-Year-Old Fillies

  • APOLLITICAL BROOKE
  • DASHNUNDER AFULLMOON
  • FLY BABY FLY
  • IMA CHINA RUSH
  • J FIRE UP
  • JUST ANOTHER NATURAL
  • LA VENCEDORA
  • MATILDA CZECH
  • MOONIE BLUES
  • NYMERIA
  • SHESA DIAMOND DIVA

2-Year-Old Colts

  • A PASSION FOR FLASHN
  • CALL ME COLE
  • JLS DASH N FIRE
  • KVN CORONA
  • PYC FUN N FANCY
  • SIXES FLASH
  • STARFIELD
  • TF EL WHISKEY
  • THIS IS AN EAGLE
  • YOU DRIVE I FLY

3-Year-Old Geldings

  • APOLLTICAL CHAD
  • CHAZAQ
  • HIGH PLAINS PERRY
  • HOLD AIR HOSTAGE
  • MAGICAL JESS
  • TOUGH TO BEE

3-Year-Old Fillies

  • APOLLITICAL SCOUT
  • GRACEFUL EAGLE
  • IMAQTPIE
  • JESS A PAINTED WAGON
  • KEEN LIAISON
  • ONE SWEET RACY
  • RUNNING DRAGON

3-Year-Old Colts

  • DUPONTE
  • MR APOLLITICAL DASH
  • RENEWED
  • SO RAPIDO
  • STELFAST
  • THE MARFA LIGHTS

Aged Geldings

  • BH LISAS BOY
  • BODACIOUS EAGLE
  • COBALT CREEK
  • HEZA DASHA FIRE
  • JESSIES FIRST DOWN
  • PLAY MISTY FOREME
  • ZOOMIN EFFORTLESSLY

Aged Mares

  • CARSON CITY GIRL
  • JESS GOOD REASON
  • JESS PAINT YOUR LIPS
  • PRINCESS JESSE
  • TIME FOR JESS
  • TIME FOR WINE

Aged Stallions

  • CHICS LOVE CURLS
  • JESS BEIN THE HERO
  • MR PYC TO YOU
  • TF IM THAT GUY
  • THE FISCAL CLIFF

Canada

  • ALBERTT
  • ARCTIC FAME
  • RINGONTHEWAVE
  • COUNTRYS COMIN BAC
  • CRUISINFOURABRUISIN
  • GHOST PINES
  • HAD TO BE IVORY
  • HICKERSON
  • HONOR THE FAST MAN
  • MAKE ME BODACIOUS

Mexico

  • BR CHIVALI SOUTH
  • DIVINA JESS
  • FEARLESS KID
  • HIPPY DASHIN HORSE
  • NO ATTAIN
  • PUENTE VILLA
  • REINA DE REINAS
  • SOLIAT
  • VALENTINO MYSTERY
  • ZE DANCER ARANDAS

Champion Owner

  • BELLA VISTA FARMS LLC
  • CHRISTINE TAVARES
  • DARLING FARMS
  • DARLING FARMS / J GOMEZ / E SOLIS
  • EDWARD C ALLRED
  • FLY BABY FLY PARTNERSHIP
  • JUAN A MEDINA
  • LUIS MIGUEL ALBORES GLEASON
  • MELVIN NEUGEBAUER
  • PARAGON FARMS LLC
  • PETE A SCARMARDO
  • RALPH OR CAROLYN FALES
  • RELIANCE RANCHES LLC
  • ROGELIO MARQUEZ JR
  • STEVE D BURNS DVM
  • TERRY & IRENE STENNETT

Champion Breeder

  • BOBBY D COX
  • CUADRA LA PRESITA
  • EDWARD C ALLRED
  • GRANT FARMS LLC
  • JAIME H GOMEZ
  • JUAN A MEDINA
  • JULIANNA HAWN HOLT
  • LUIS MIGUES ALBORES GLEASON
  • MARTHA F WELLS
  • MIKE ABRAHAM
  • MJ FARMS
  • STEVE D BURNS DVM
  • WEETONA STANLEY
  • WEETONA STANLEY & W E SMITH

Champion Trainer

  • CLINTON R CRAWFORD
  • EDDIE D WILLIS
  • EUSEVIO HUITRON
  • JAIME H GOMEZ
  • JAMES B PADGETT II
  • JASON L OLMSTEAD
  • JOHN WEGHORST
  • JOSE ANTONIO FLORES
  • KENNETH L ROBERTS
  • LANNY KEITH
  • LEON BARD
  • MONTY ARROSSA
  • PAUL C JONES
  • VALENTIN ARTURO ZAMUDIO
  • WESLEY TODD GILES

Champion Jockey

  • CESAR DE ALBA
  • CODY JENSEN
  • DAMIAN MARTINEZ
  • DANIEL ANTONIO TORRES
  • DAVID A ALVAREZ
  • EVERARDO RODRIGUEZ
  • FRANCISCO CALDERON
  • G R CARTER JR
  • JAMES A FLORES
  • JESUS RIOS AYALA
  • JOHN HAMILTON
  • JOSE AMADOR ALVAREZ
  • JOSE M NICASIO
  • MANUEL GUTIERREZ
  • MARIO DELGADO
  • RICKY RAMIREZ
  • RODRIGO VALLEJO

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