The Edmond Sun

August 12, 2013

Roberts’ quarter horse looks good at World Championship


Special to The Sun

EDMOND — Hillary Roberts of Edmond captured the world championship title in western pleasure at the 2013 Built Ford Tough American Quarter Horse Youth Association World Championship Show on Aug. 8 at the State Fair Arena.

Roberts showed the American Quarter Horse Whatscookngoodlookin owned by Capital Quarter Horses LLC of Edmond. The 2008 bay mare, sired by A Good Machine and out of A Cooki For Certain was bred by E-Z Farms Inc. of Marysville, Ohio.

The Ford Youth World is the pinnacle event for American Quarter Horse exhibitors ages 18 and younger around the world, who must qualify for the event by earning a predetermined number of points to compete in each of the classes representing halter, English and western disciplines. More than 2,300 entries from the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Sweden, Switzerland and Venezuela competed for 35 world championships at this year’s event, August 2-10 in Oklahoma City.

 For more news from the Ford Youth World, visit www.aqha.com/youthworld.