Awards

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 www.bialka.arabians.pl www.janow.arabians.pl www.michalow.arabians.pl     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,