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6/2: MidAtlantic Horse Rescue All TB Benefit Show, Bel Air MD

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  • 6/2: MidAtlantic Horse Rescue All TB Benefit Show, Bel Air MD

    Save the date: MAHR All Thoroughbred Benefit Show, Sat 6/2 at Heavenly Waters Park, Bel Air, MD. Two large rings plus a schooling ring, all with great footing. In Hand, Leadline, Green as Grass, Pleasure, Hunters and Jumpers from x's through 3 ft. Plus!! Event Horse Division- for all of you eventers- bring your flash noseband, running martingale, and wear your xc colors, but judged on performance, manners, and style over a colorful stadium course.

    High Score Awards for War Horse (50 sts or $100K), Colt/Gelding, Filly/Mare, and more. Leading Trainer Award. The "Test of Hope" Award for Overall High Score of the Day!

    Lots of fun, camaraderie, and NICE thoroughbreds. Details and prize list in the coming days. Sponsorships available!

    Email: Bev@MidAtlanticHorseRescue.org
    Be a part of the solution~ Adopt a thoroughbred!
  • Original Poster

    The show is coming together and it is going to be a great day! We have some great judges, beautiful ribbons, working on the trophies- what else?

    Attached is the prize list! (I hope I did it right!)
    Attached Files
    Be a part of the solution~ Adopt a thoroughbred!


    • Original Poster

      I know someone who wants to come from the Upper Marlboro area with her gelding but needs a ride, if anyone is interested in picking up a customer....email me~
      Be a part of the solution~ Adopt a thoroughbred!


      • Original Poster

        Looking for a few good people to help on the day of the show- in-gate person, timer for the jumpers, and jump crew (replacing dropped rails, changing heights between divisions)-all show personnel get free lunch- There are three ways we can work it: 1) high schoolers can volunteer and get credit for those required community service hours; 2) if a PC or 4H can get a small crew together we will make a donation to your club; or 3) get paid for the day. Call me or email if you can help- it is going to be a beautiful day, with great people and fantastic horses!

        Bev Strauss 610-405-0607 or bev@midatlantichorserescue.org
        Be a part of the solution~ Adopt a thoroughbred!


        • Original Poster

          THANK YOU to everyone who made the day a success- show staff, volunteers, judges, competitors, and lots of GORGEOUS horses! Our sponsors were wonderful, and there were lots of neat prizes. Our guest in hand judge, Mr Don Litz, did a super job evaluating the entries and his explanations at the end of each class were a high point~ results will be posted on our FB page and on our site in the next day. In the meantime, free downloadable candids are available at:


          and lovely professional photos available for purchase from


          Thanks again and hug your horses, they were fabulous!
          Be a part of the solution~ Adopt a thoroughbred!