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Welcome to the West Coast YHS

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  • Welcome to the West Coast YHS

    Very excited to hear the news today that the YHS will be hosted by El Sueno (also the location of the Benchmark Program) in Moorpark, Ca. This is very exciting news for breeders on the west coast! I hope all SoCal breeders and young horse owners will come and show their support.
    Expecting 2017 foals by Vagabond de la Pomme, Cornet Obolensky, Zirocco Blue, Catoki and Christian.

  • #2
    We will be there with a bunch of ours. Very excited!


    • Original Poster

      We are bringing a bunch as well! We can all go out to dinner the night before
      Expecting 2017 foals by Vagabond de la Pomme, Cornet Obolensky, Zirocco Blue, Catoki and Christian.


      • #4
        That's a date!


        • #5
          That's really good news! I hope it's a huge success!


          • #6
            Enjoy yourselves- it should be really good fun for All!
            Sakura Hill Farm
            Now on Facebook

            Young and developing horses for A-circuit jumper and hunter rings.


            • #7
              I'm looking to be there along with my team to cover the photography and videography. Looking forward to it and looking for any hotel suggestions!
              Ryu Equestrian & Facebook Page
              Breeding Horses Today, for the Equestrian Sport of Tomorrow.
              Osteen & Gainesville, Florida.


              • #8
                Looking forward to hearing the feedback after the show!
                Hyperion Stud, LLC.
                Europe's Finest, Made in America
                Standing Elite and Approved Stallions


                • #9
                  Uhhh, dumb here, what is YHS?


                  • #10
                    Gayle, I didn't know either. Just found this description on El Sueno's FB page. Great idea, I might have to attend!

                    "We are excited to announce that the Young Horse Show Series (YHS) is coming to the West Coast!

                    On March 30th Dark Horse Farms will host the first West Coast YHS show at El Sueño Equestrian in Somis, CA.

                    The Young Horse Show Series is designed to provide sporthorse breeders as well as owners, trainers and riders of all disciplines an affordable show venue to introduce and evaluate their young horses to the show environment and “put on necessary mileage” with appropriate and special classes suitable to the proper development of young horses. It is also intended to create a sales environment where numerous young horses are in a single location and their talents displayed in front of a buying audience.

                    Classes consist of:
                    In Hand and At Liberty - Open to horses age 1-4
                    Jump Chute - Open to horses age 2-4
                    Flat Class for Sport - Open to horses age 3-5
                    Jumping & YJC Development Program - ages 4-5
                    Dressage Under Saddle - Open to horses age 4-5

                    Program rules and information available at www.younghorseshow.com

                    Additional info specific to the show at El Sueño coming soon. Please contact Lisa Ciesniewski with any questions info@darkhorsefarms.com or 805.441.1122."
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                    • Original Poster

                      Welcome to California! It will be so nice to put faces to names (or alters). You want to be close to old town Camarillo. I would try the Residence Inn (Marriott). You can take back roads and be their in under 15.
                      Expecting 2017 foals by Vagabond de la Pomme, Cornet Obolensky, Zirocco Blue, Catoki and Christian.


                      • #12
                        Originally posted by RanchoAdobe View Post
                        Welcome to California! It will be so nice to put faces to names (or alters). You want to be close to old town Camarillo. I would try the Residence Inn (Marriott). You can take back roads and be their in under 15.
                        No alters here- although it can be confusing. Michele the mother is Sakura Hill Farm, Monica the daughter is MCarverS!

                        it is the daughter, MCarverS who is the photographer and CEO of The Equine Media Project and it is she that will be in CA, lucky girl!
                        Sakura Hill Farm
                        Now on Facebook

                        Young and developing horses for A-circuit jumper and hunter rings.


                        • #13
                          Yay! I hope this catches on! I'm breeding for the first time this spring and I have been out of the "show" loop for so long! I hope this will become a soft place for me to jump back in soon! Now, with the new sport horse auction in Vacaville, I have TWO things really close by to look forward to!