PASO FINO ODYSSEY INTO THE FUTURE
The 29th Paso Fino
Horse Association Grand National Show was held in Perry,
Georgia, September 17-22, 2001 with more than 800 horses competing for
than $135,000 in prize money and awards.
Judges for the 2001
Championship were Ms. Carmen Cepero, Tampa, Florida, Dr.
Jose Laracuente, Miami, Florida, Mr. Nicanor Miranda, Miami, Florida,
Tom Walters, Magnolia, Texas and Ms. Alice Page, Kingsport, Tennessee.
Inducted into the
Paso Fino Horse Association Hall of Fame was long-time
breeder and exhibitor, Mr. Fred Moretti, also a USA Equestrian and PFHA
Steward and Chairperson of the USA Equestrian Paso Fino Committee. Mr.
Mrs. Tom and Mary Uelsmann were also honored as inductees along with the
Below is a partial
list of results. For a complete list please visit the
USA Equestrian web site at
Bella Forma Colts/Stallions
El Chino De El Batey, owner & exhibitor Isidoro Morales
Bella Forma Mares/Fillies
Catalina Del Paso, owner/exhibitor Denise Boorman
Paso Pleasure Stallions/Colts
El Tejano De Painted Star, owner- Lois Rogers, exhibitor Pat Figueroa
El Horizonte, owner- Sol Lopez, exhibitor Efrain Ruiz
Cancion De Sun Haven, owner Mauricio Estrada, exhibitor Jaime Suarez
JLM's Jaranero, owner Barbara Perich, exhibitor- Jaime Suarez
Pokahontas De La Vina, owner Ashley Batista, exhibitor Javier Suarez
Baquiano, owner Richard Kohler, exhibitor- Kertrin Kohler
USA Equestrian Inc., as the National Equestrian Federation of
the U.S., is the regulatory body for the Olympic and World Championship
sports of dressage, driving, endurance, eventing, reining, show jumping,
and vaulting, as well as 19 other breeds and disciplines of equestrian
competition. As the country's largest multi-breed organization, the Federation
has over 77,000 members and recognizes more than 2,800 competitions nationwide
each year. It governs all aspects of competition, including educating
and licensing all judges, stewards, and technical delegates who officiate
at these shows.