Saturday, June 7 Results
Saturday is always an exciting day, with the Egyptian Breeders Challenge class as a highlight. This year, we had 3 entries take home 3 ribbons (and be in the money!):
- Bella Masira RCA (Thee Desperado x The Prevue), Top 10, owned by Arabians Ltd.
- Kamar Magidaa LDA (Mishaal HP x Illa Magidaa LDA by Thee Desperado), Top 10, owned by Dr. Dennis and Roxanne Parks
- Silkhs Blessing DNJ (Thee Asil x Silkh SWA by Thee Desperado), Reserve Champion, owned by Vincent Young
What a fantastic, fun, successful Egyptian Event! We can’t wait for next year!
Friday, June 6 Results
Our busiest day of the week! We had five fillies in the Futurity Finals Straight Egyptian 2-Year-Old Fillies, and they all took home ribbons! They are:
- Rasheeka Shabha, Reserve Champion (Richteous x Tammens Ana), owned by Ken and Karen Shutts
- Bassira, Top Ten (Mishaal HP x Sabiha Raqqasa by Thee Desperado), owned by Christen and Rich Benat
- KBF Starlight, Top Ten (Thee Desperado x MC Alexsis), owned by Carolyn Busch
- Sierra Reign, Top Ten (Alixir x Infidels Aliha by Thee Infidel), owned by Jack and Marilyn Askins
- LL Starsong, Top Ten (Pimlico RCA x Balyanna by Thee Desperado), owned by Dr. Dennis and Roxanne Parks
Belovedd Atheena FA (Mishaal HP x Belovedds Rose by Alixir) won Reserve Champion in her Futurity Finals Straight Egyptian 1-Year-Old Fillies class–congratulations to owners Steve and Angela Ruiz, and to their friends, breeders Pete Gotsis and Brandie Payne!
El Khaled (Ansata Sinan x Shahira Abriel) was Top Ten in his Futurity Finals Straight Egyptian 1-Year-Old Colts class for owner Sherrie Soper!
Our young amateurs Kim and Michelle Shutts, Ken and Karen Shutts’ daughters, showed the Shutts’ mares Thee Tammens Passion (Thee Desperado x Tammens Ana) and Rasheeka Shabha (Richteous x Tammens Ana), respectively, to double Top Ten awards in the Amateur Halter Mares, Junior to Handle class!
The lovely senior mare Sweet Eloise (Thee Desperado x Kuhayla Nitaya) earned a Top Ten in the World Class Mares 10 & Over class today as well.
Thursday, June 5 Results
Another strong day for our breeding program! We started off the morning with a Top 10 for Thee Tammens Passion (Thee Desperado x Tammens Ana) in the Extended Specialty Straight Egyptian Mares, 3-Year-Olds class for owners Ken and Karen Shutts. In the following class, TheeLotusMorningStarr (Thee Infidel x Lotus Wanisa) earned a Top 10 (Top 5!!) in the Extended Specialty Straight Egyptian Mares, 4-Year-Olds class for owners John and Vicki Duzac, and MA Lexlina (Thee Desperado x Farralina) was Champion of the same class for Ken and Donna Drake!
In the afternoon classes, all of our Futurity Preliminary Fillies made the Top 10 to advance to the Finals: KBF Starlight (Thee Desperado x MC Alexsis), owned by Carolyn Busch, LL Starsong (Pimlico RCA x Balyanna by Thee Desperado), owned by Dr. Dennis and Roxanne Parks, Rasheeka Shahba (*Richteous x Tammens Ana), owned by Ken and Karen Shutts, Bassira (Mishaal HP x Sabiha Raqqasa by Thee Desperado), owned by Christen and Rich Benat, and Sierra Reign (Alixir x Infidels Aliha by Thee Infidel), owned by Jack and Marilyn Askins. The World Class Mares 3-Year-Olds class saw Thee Tammens Passion go Reserve Champion in her second class of the day!
Following the afternoon classes, Arabians Ltd. put on its annual legendary Barn Party and packed out Barn 1 with food, drinks, and a presentation of our beautiful show string!
Wednesday, June 4 Results
Two of our youngsters strutted their stuff in their Futurity Preliminaries and earned Top 10 honors, securing their entrance to the finals later this week. Belovedd Atheena FA (Mishaal HP x Belovedds Rose by Alixir), owned by Steve and Angela Ruiz, won her ribbon in the Yearling Straight Egyptian Fillies 4/16-12/31 class, and El Khaled (Ansata Sinan x Shahira Abriel) showed well for owner Sherri Soper in his Yearling Straight Egyptian Colts 4/16-12/31!
Tuesday, June 3 Results
We began the morning right with a Reserve Championship, awarded to the beautiful mare Alia Valentino (Thee Desperado x Ali Maarlia) in the World Class Mares, 4 & 5 Year Olds. Valentino is owned by Michael and Leslie Nord.
In the World Class Mares, 6 to 9 Year Olds, Thee Lotus Mazin (Thee Infidel x Lotus Wanisa), owned by Matthew and Wendy Roberts, was Top 10 in her class, and Lady Mishaal RCA, owned by Keitha and Wayne Adams (Mishaal HP x Thee Scarlet Lady by Thee Desperado) earned a Top 10 as well in the World Class Fillies 1 Year Old class!
Two yearling colts bred by Arabians Ltd. swept their World Class Colts 1 Year Old class, with Thee Epitome RCA (The Sequel RCA x Imdala RCA by Thee Infidel), owned by Arabians Ltd., taking Champion and BL Awwal (Mishaal HP x Abriel RCA) earned Reserve Champion for Governor Eduardo Bours.
In the evening, our amateur handlers did a wonderful job showing their horses! Every entry earned a Top 10 ribbon in the Adult Amateur Halter Fillies, 2 and Under class. These horses were: Miss Bellagio DSA (Bellagio RCA x Renenet), shown to a Top 10 ribbon by owner Daphne Kerby, KBF Starlight (Thee Desperado x MC Alexsis), shown by breeder Karl Breckon for owner Carolyn Busch, Charity BMA (Thee Desperado x RSL Faith by Alixir), shown by David Reissig and owned by Erik and Stacey Mlak, and Shaharas Sequel (The Sequel RCA x Bint Shahara), shown to her ribbon by owner Tammy Bittorf for the second year in a row, who also earned a Top 10 ribbon with the same filly in the following class, Amateur Halter Mares, Novice Handler!
What a day!
Monday, June 2 Results
The horses, the weather and the Kentucky Horse Park were beautiful today!
Arabians Ltd. earned 3 ribbons in as many classes today–not a bad way to start the week! Bellagio’s very first foal, the yearling gelding Rock Creek Senari (out of Bint Aliashahm by Thee Infidel) earned Top 5 World Class Gelding honors with head trainer Luis Paniagua at the helm for owner Dr. Sam Vick. Later in the day, Luis showed 2-year-old filly Shaharas Sequel (The Sequel RCA x Bint Shahara) to a Top 10 ribbon for owners Tammy Bittorf and Terry Ziler in the World Class 2-year-old Fillies competition.
In the same class, our friend and trainer Greg Knowles showed Stacy and Erik Mlak’s filly Charity BMA (Thee Desperado x RSL Faith by Alixir) to a Top 10 ribbon as well! Congratulations to the proud owners of each of these lovely horses and thank you for helping us to kick of the 2008 Egyptian Event so well!