Welcome to the Appalachian Trainer Face Off


PLAN TO ATTEND in 2022


Teams for 2022

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PROFESSIONAL DIVISION

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Brenda Hanson – Kona

Laura Jumpp – Daishar

Patrick Sullivan – Guinness

Joe McDonald – Cisco

Adam Black – Bishop

Randy McStoots – Dandelion (back up Cactus, Showcase Saylor)

Betsey Munday- Oskar

Samara Manich – Klaus

Cat Zimmerman – Cabaret

Alexis Waterson – Draco

Katlyn Reese – Libra (Back up Twizzler)

Abbey Lutz – Lacy (back up Zurin)

Avery Allumbaugh – Jalapeno

Kayla Patton Legge – Tessa (Showcase Tina Turner)

AMATUER Division

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Emily Zang – Callahan

Shannon Barth – Annabella

Maribeth Harrell – Aladdin

Liz Bailey – Beep Beep

Brianna King – Keeton

Maggie England – August

Laike Fisher – Zella

Colby O Conner – Mingo

Jamie Cupp – Miep Meip

Kelsey Borne – Basil

Maddi Karlovec – Thyme

Zackery Watson – Amelio

Hannah Stallard – Brutus

Laura Lezotte – Ferrari

Kendall Van Ness – Mario

Susan Glick – Matilda

Showcase Divison

Jessica Runkle – Anse

Kelsie Borne – Hermione

Ty – Sage

Liz Bailey – Tabasco

Dixie Marrese – Cricket and Riata

Colby O Conner – Tucker, Nyssa

Bailey Harless – Bindie

Emma S. – Grayson

Vivian Jones – Pickles

365 TEAMS

Patrick Sullivan – Armani

Dixie Marrese – Tiktok

Eric Potraffke – Woodrow

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in 2021, 2,500 attended, 40 horses were adopted through the whole event, 75 horses were trained, $350,000 worth of training was donated and over a MILLION dollars was put into the local economy!

– Tinia Creamer, founder and president OF hEART OF PHOENIX
From LEFT TO RIGHT: BRIANNA IVORY, AM. CHAMPTION – DIXIE MARRESE, YOUTH CHAMPION – ADAM BLACK, PRO. CHAMPION 2021

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