Gilbert, Ariz. - Aug. 10, 2017 - - American Equus irons and the jockeys that swear by them had multiple top placings this weekend at both Belmont Park in New York and the Keeneland Fall Meet in Lexington, Kentucky. Nine of the company's Chosen Rider's took part in dozens of races over the course of Saturday and Sunday with many competing even against each other for top placings. By the end of the weekend, the company's Chosen Riders took home ten winning victories, eight runner-ups, and seven third placings. Irad Ortiz rides Diversify to victory in
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Gilbert, Ariz. - Oct 5, 2017 - American Equus, the innovative manufacturer of stirrups, spurs, and horseshoes has pledged to donate all sales of their Pink Special Edition Thoroughbred Racing Irons and 10% of total sales for the month of October to help find a cure for breast cancer through their Gallop for a Cure campaign. By raising awareness and funds for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, American Equus hopes to support the thousands of men and women who are affected by this disease annually. [caption id="attachment_15609" align="aligncenter" width="800"] American Equus Special Edition Pink Teardrop XL Thoroughbred Racing Irons "Breast
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Gilbert, Ariz. - Sep. 22, 2017 - American Equus' Premium Horseshoes have garnered a great deal of attention for their vibrant, anodized color and modern design. Although the color is certainly important, American Equus horseshoes are more than just another attractive product on the market. Designed specifically with a horse's optimum movement in mind, American Equus set out to design a shoe that was not only elegant but also exceptional for the horse that is wearing the shoe and easily applied by the dedicated farrier that is putting the shoe on every few weeks. American Equus Sport
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Gilbert, Ariz. - Aug. 22, 2017 - American Equus, the popular designer and manufacturer of premium stirrups, spurs and now horse shoes is proud to announce its newest partnership with leading hunter and jumper rider, Victoria Colvin. Colvin adds an incredible amount of depth to the Sponsored Rider team boasted by the company that makes products that are both technically advanced as well as luxuriously beautiful. "We are thrilled to have Victoria Colvin as the newest member of the American Equus family," said David Shano, Founder and CEO of American Equus. "With a record of success that is second to
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American Association of Professional Farriers - International Association of Professional Farriers
American Equus Partners with American Association of Professional Farriers Gilbert, AZ - June 29, 2017 - American Equus is proud to announce the recent partnership with the American Association of Professional Farriers (AAPF). Dedicated to the further development and education in the equestrian industry, American Equus is excited to align with the ideals and efforts of the AAPF to help more professional farrier learn about the American Equus advantage. The AAPF was established in 2011 when a need for support and education in the farrier communitywas realized. Since its inception, the AAPF has been committed to educating and supporting its
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American Equus Rider Mike Smith Pilots Abel Tasman To A Come From Behind Win in 143rd Kentucky Oaks
American Equus Chosen Riders Dominate at Belmont Stakes Gilbert, AZ - June 14, 2017 - The 149th running of the Belmont Stakes was not a battle for a Triple Crown winner this year, but it was a hard-fought race to the finish line nonetheless. On Saturday, June 10, American Equus Chosen Rider, Jose Ortiz, piloted Tapwrit to the coveted spot in the winner's circle, finishing two lengths ahead of the crowd favorite, Irish War Cry. Chosen Riders also ran to victory in ten other races that were held at the famed Belmont Park in New York City, New York. Although
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Javier Castellano Aboard Cloud Computing. Photo Courtesy Jim McCue Maryland Jockey Club
American Equus Rider Javier Castellano Wins 2017 Preakness Stakes Aboard Cloud Computing Gilbert, AZ - May 26, 2017 - American Equus Rider Javier Castellano and Cloud Computing gave the crowd at the 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes, the thrill of a lifetime with their come from behind victory over Classic Empire and Always Dreaming. Although Cloud Computing was not favored to win the race, Castellano gave the three-year-old colt a masterful ride to achieve the upset of the year. American Equus was honored to be along for the ride in the second leg of the triple crown and is
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Abel Tasman Crossing the Finish Line in the Kentucky Oaks.
American Equus Rider Mike Smith Pilots Abel Tasman To A Come From Behind Win in 143rd Kentucky Oaks Gilbert, AZ - May 11, 2017 - The 143rd running of the historic Kentucky Oaks race took place Friday, May 5, at Churchill Downs. Fourteen fillies lined up to race to the finish, but it was American Equus rider Mike Smith, riding the China Horse Club's, Abel Tasman, that came out on top. Smith piloted Abel Tasman, trained by Bob Baffert from the last place after the start to take home the $1 million dollar purse. Despite the less than ideal weather
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American Equus Joins Mike Smith and Arrogate On Their Sensational Dubai World Cup Win Gilbert, AZ - March 28, 2017 - American Equus racing irons helped Hall of Fame Jockey, Mike Smith, pilot Arrogate to a stunning, come-from-behind, victory in the 2017 Dubai World Cup. After a harrowing break from the gate, Smith recovered and ran an unbelievable race to win the second richest purse in thoroughbred racing. Smith and Arrogate conquered a field of thirteen horses and ultimately collected $10 million dollars. American Equus, was thrilled to be along for the exciting ride after working so closely with Smith
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American Equus Stirrups Displayed at the Tackeria
American Equus Stirrups Now Available at The Tackeria Wellington, FL- March, 23, 2017 - The Tackeria, the famous Wellington, Fla. tack store, has added American Equus stirrups to their elite selection of equestrian equipment. American Equus merchandise is only available at a few select locations around the United States and they are thrilled to be included in the Tackeria's elite lineup of products. The Tackeria is a fixture in the Wellington equestrian community. The retail location, just steps away from world-class Show Jumping, Dressage and Polo venues offers an extensive variety equipment for all disciplines, as well as riding apparel,
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