Champs advance at walking horse Celebration

Champs advance at walking horse Celebration

September 1st, 2012 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

A judge inspects horses in the Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Mares or Geldings World Grand Championship class during the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration in Shelbyville, Tenn., on Saturday night.

Photo by Alyson Wright/Times Free Press.

Results so far in judging the 2012 champions for the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration:

• Junior World Grand Champion (4-year-olds) - Honors, owned by Dan, Keith and Kelley McSwin of Gainesville and Duluth, Ga.

• 3-year-old World Grand Champion - Jose It Ain't So, owned by Deborah Williams of Argyle, Texas

• 2-year-old World Grand Champion - Nine Gold, owned by Bill and Denise McMillan of Saltillo, Miss. box

There are 176 classes in the 11-day event. These are the top winners.