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Local ties: Horse wins world title

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Look N Hott, a bay gelding owned by Laurel Champlin of Gardnerville was a winner on Friday at theAmerican Quarter Horse Association Open World Championship Show in Oklahoma City. The horse was shown by Beth Case, pictured with AQHA officials Kristen Jacobson (middle) and Kellye Baker(right).
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Look N Hott, owned by Laurel Champlin of Gardnerville, captured the world championship title in senior hunter under saddle at the American Quarter Horse Association Open World Championship Show on Friday in Oklahoma City.

American Quarter Horse Look N Hott is a 2007 bay gelding. Look N Hott, sired by Hot N Blazing and out of Regal Marie, was bred by Susan Bernhard of Germantown, Wisc.

The world champion was shown by Beth Case of Pilot Point, Texas.

In the senior hunter under saddle class, 32 entries competed for world champion honors and a purse of $17,476.16 at Oklahoma City’s State Fair Park.

The AQHA World Show is the pinnacle event for American Quarter Horse owners and exhibitors around the world, who must qualify for the event by earning a predetermined number of points to compete in each of the classes representing halter, English and western disciplines.

Show and event sponsors include Adequan, B&W Trailer Hitches, Farnam, Ford, John Deere, Justin Boots, Markel Insurance, Merial, Montana Silversmiths, Nutrena, Professional’s Choice, SmartPak, WeatherBeeta, Wrangler, Zoetis, The American Quarter Horse Journal, Cripple Creek, Kiser Arena Specialists, Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce, State Fair Park and Fore Wheeler Golf Cars.

For more news from the AQHA World Show, visit http://www.aqha.com/worldshow.