AHBA Lifetime Achievement Award

AHBA Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients       2013 AHBA Lifetime Achievement Award Dr. Nasr Marei Albadeia Stud | Egypt Dr. Nasr Marei is a world-renowned breeder, international judge, and gracious ambassador for the Arabian breed.  His famed Albadeia Stud represents a family legacy of over seven decades and ten generations of Arabian horses.  [ read full article ]   2012 AHBA Lifetime Achievement Award Dr. Aloysio Andrade de Faria Haras Fortaleza | Brazil View Video   2011 AHBA Lifetime Achievement Award The State Studs   of Poland     2010 AHBA Lifetime Achievement

AHBA Breeders Cup Award

  AHBA Breeders Cup Award Recipients     2013 Breeders Cup Winner: Sigi Constanti & Janina Merz  - Om El Arab International   2013 Breeders of Distinction: Scott Bailey & David Cains  - Stonewall Farm Arabians Robert & Dixie North  - North Arabians Holly Dillin  - Western Cross Arabians Janey Morse - Oak Ridge Arabians Murray & Shirley Popplewell  - Rae-Dawn Arabians   2012 Breeders Cup Winner: Michael Byatt - Michael Byatt Arabians   2012 Breeders of Distinction: Larry Jerome - Jerland Farms Robert & Dixie North - North Arabians Rhoda Coleal - Coleal Arabians Richard Dewalt - Illusion Arabians

AHBA Ambassador Award

2009 AHBA Ambassador Award Recipient     Patrick Swayze – Mega Movie Star, Arabian Horseman, and Friend August 1952 – September 2009  Late in the evening of Monday, September 14 th , I was working on my computer. I went to the internet in search of some data about an Arabian horse and I saw the news headline, “’Dirty Dancing’ star Patrick Swayze dies at 57”. It stopped me cold. I sat for a moment and then I turned off my computer – I had had enough. I went out and sat on the patio, I looked up at the stars in the black, velvety sky and thought to myself, the Arabian horse, and the people of the Arabian horse industry have lost a dear friend. To the majority of the world,