2020 Nutrena Senior Athletes

2020 Nutrena Senior Athletes

AQHA crowns the 2020 Nutrena Senior Athletes of the Adequan® Select World.

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Sharon Orstad of Wayne, Oklahoma, and Mister Be A Twister were named the 2020 Nutrena Senior Athletes of the Show at the 2020 AQHA Select World Championship Show, presented by Adequan® (polysulfated glycosaminoglycan).

The award is presented to the exhibitor and horse with the highest combined age competing at the Adequan® Select World. The Nutrena Senior Athletes of the Show award recognizes not only the exhibitors, but their equine partners. AQHA has proudly teamed with AQHA Corporate Partner Nutrena on this award since 2012.

Mister Be A Twister is a 1997 bay gelding by Docs Bixby Cash and out of Moontown Miss by Coaltown Prince. Mister Be A Twister is bred and owned by Orstad. The pair showed in Select barrel racing.

Orstad and Mister Be A Twister will receive a prize package that includes 500 pounds of Nutrena feed and a specially designed plaque.

The Adequan® Select World is the world’s largest, single-breed championship horse show open exclusively to amateur exhibitors age 50 and over. This is the pinnacle event for Select amateur competitors around the world who compete in classes, representing English, over fences, western, speed, cattle and halter events. This year’s show was held in conjunction with the Farnam AQHA World Championship Show and in accordance with local, state and federal mandates. For more information, visit www.aqha.com/worldshow.

Adequan®, the official equine joint therapy of AQHA, is a proud sponsor of the Adequan® Select World. When you choose a joint therapy for your horses, choose Adequan®.

As the official feed partner of AQHA, Nutrena delivers optimum nutrition for exceptional health and world-class performance from your animals. Whether you keep animals around for fun, competition or work, you can trust Nutrena to provide the right nutritional solutions. 

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