Members of the Northwest Saddlebred Association and Morgan Horse Club of Washington State encourage equestrian enthusiasts and the general public to come out and witness first hand the athleticism and grace of the American Saddlebred and Morgan breeds at the Key Classic Horse Show May 9-12, 2013 at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe benefiting Equest Special Riders.
Event producers want to spread awareness about the American Saddlebred and Morgan Breeds in the Northwest and encourage people to watch them compete and witness first-hand the animation and versatility of the Morgan’s and the animated and powerful gaits of the American Saddlebred. The Key Classic Benefit Horse Show is a rated USEF (United States Equestrian Federation) horse show and a regional champion event supported by the Northwest Saddlebred Association, a Charter Club Member of the American Saddlebred Horse Association as well as the Morgan Horse Club of Washington State.
The Key Classic Horse Show benefits Equest Special Riders, a non-profit organization of trained volunteers who provide therapeutic-recreational horseback and pony riding and instruction for persons left physically or mentally dysfunctional through irregularities of birth, high fevers, disease or trauma from an accident. 60 percent of proceeds from the show will benefit Equest Special Riders located in Roy, Washington. For more information go to www.equestriders.com.
Admission to the Key Classic Benefit Horse Show is free. Guests are welcome to visit the stables, meet riders and their horses. Complimentary “Muffins for Moms,” along with coffee provided by Starbucks, Sunday morning from 8 to 10 a.m. in honor of Mothers’ Day.For more information, visit www.nwsaddlebreds.org, for Morgan Horse Club of Washington State visit www.mhcws.org.