Honoring Excellence in the Halter Horse Industry

2021 Hall of Fame Banquet w/ Live & Silent Auction

Wednesday Evening Approx 4:30pm
September 29, 2021
Round-Up Room
Will Rogers Memorial Center
Fort Worth, TX
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2021 Hall of Fame Inductees

Congratulations to all of the 2021 WCHA Hall of Fame Inductees.
Tommy Manion – Leading Exhibitor Of Halter Horses
RB Shield – Legendary APHA Breeder
Jim & Georgia Snow – APHA/AQHA Breeders
Artbeat – Gelding (Owned by: Jim & Georgia Snow)
Sheza Telusive Kid – Mare (Owned by: Terry & Phyllis Bewley)
Mr Elusive – Stallion (Owned by: Turner & Meyers)

<strong>Tommy Manion</strong>
Tommy ManionLeading Exhibitor Of Halter Horses
<strong>RB Shield</strong>
RB ShieldLegendary APHA Breeder
<strong>Jim & Georgia Snow</strong>
Jim & Georgia SnowAPHA/AQHA Breeders
<strong>Artbeat </strong>
Artbeat Gelding
(Owned by: Jim & Georgia Snow)
<strong>Sheza Telusive Kid</strong>
Sheza Telusive KidMare
(Owned by: Terry & Phyllis Bewley)
<strong>Mr Elusive</strong>
Mr ElusiveStallion
(Owned by: Turner & Meyers)

2020 Hall of Fame Inductees

Congratulations to all of the 2020 WCHA Hall of Fame Inductees.
Hank Wiescamp – Legend/Breeder
Ted Turner
Dick Donnelly
Hy Berry – Gelding
Scarlet Print – Mare
Obvious Conclusion – Stallion

<strong>Hank Wiescamp</strong>
Hank WiescampLegend/Breeder
<strong>Ted Turner</strong>
Ted Turner
<strong>Dick Donnelly</strong>
Dick Donnelly
<strong>Hy Berry</strong>
Hy Berry1976 Gelding
Chance Hy X Red Berry Miss
<strong>Scarlet Print</strong>
Scarlet Print1990 Mare
Silent Print x Oakes Shady Lady
<strong>Obvious Conclusion</strong>
Obvious Conclusion1980 Stallion
Conclusive x Buzs Baccarat

2019 Hall of Fame Inductees

Congratulations to all of the 2019 WCHA Hall of Fame Inductees.
Gary & Linda Gordon – Breeder
Dave Page
Chip Knost
Sonny Thomison – Legend
Decker Impressive – Gelding
Forever My Temon – Mare
Conclusive – Stallion

 
<strong>Gary & Linda Gordon (Fossilgate Farm)</strong>
Gary & Linda Gordon (Fossilgate Farm)Breeder
 
<strong>Dave Page</strong>
Dave Page
<strong>Chip Knost</strong>
Chip Knost
<strong>Sonny Thomison</strong>
Sonny ThomisonLegend
<strong>Decker Impressive</strong>
Decker Impressive1984 Gelding
Impressive X Sis Roy Deck
<strong>Forever My Temon</strong>
Forever My Temon1990 Mare
Temon x Ever So Sunny
<strong>Conclusive</strong>
Conclusive1977 Stallion
Impressive x Night Pacer

2018 Hall of Fame Inductees

<strong>Cant Stop Stylin</strong>
Cant Stop Stylin1988 Gelding
Mr Conclusion x Sandy Bar Tona
<strong>Splash Bar Maid</strong>
Splash Bar Maid1967 Mare
Splash Bar x Bobby Siemon
<strong>Touchdown Kid</strong>
Touchdown Kid1995 Stallion
Kid Clu x Lady Review
<strong>Peter J Cofrancesco III</strong>
Peter J Cofrancesco III
<strong>Gene Parker</strong>
Gene Parker
<strong>Matlock Rose</strong>
Matlock RoseLegend

2017 Hall of Fame Inductees

Fort Worth, TX, July 13, 2017 – The World Conformation Horse Association is pleased to announce the inductees to the 2017 WCHA Hall of Fame. Three persons and three horses will be honored during the annual WCHA Hall of Fame banquet in Oklahoma City, November 16, 2017.

The three persons joining the WCHA Hall of Fame include Denny Hassett, Jimmie Hardin and in the Legends category, Duane Walker. Horses being honored are IMA COOL SKIP, a 1984 AQHA stallion; PICK ME PLEASE, a 1989 AQHA mare; and RPL MY TE CHEERFUL, a 2004 AQHA gelding.

“We are pleased to announce the inductees to the 2017 WCHA Hall of Fame,” said Anne Prince, World Conformation Horse Association President. “The selections were finalized after much consideration was given by the Hall of Fame Selection Committee. These people and horses have served the halter horse industry in many ways and played a huge part in the history of the conformation horse.”

Video tributes to the 2017 WCHA Hall of Fame Inductees

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Denny Hassett

Jimmie Hardin

Duane Walker

Ima Cool Skip

Pick Me Please

RPL My Te Cheerful


Special Tribute to Peter J. Cofrancesco III

2016 Hall of Fame Inductees

Fort Worth, TX, August 4, 2016 – The World Conformation Horse Association is pleased to announce the inductees to the 2016 WCHA Hall of Fame. Three men and three horses will be honored during the annual WCHA Hall of Fame banquet in Oklahoma City, November 17, 2016.

The three men joining the WCHA Hall of Fame include Jack Brizendine, Larry Sullivant and in the Legends category, J.T. Walters. Horses being honored are MR CONCLUSION, a 1982 AQHA stallion; SHEZA PERFECT CLU, a 1984 AQHA mare; and, SR MAGIC MAN, a 1989 AQHA gelding.

“We are pleased to announce the inductees to the 2016 WCHA Hall of Fame,” said Luke Castle, World Conformation Horse Association President. “Much consideration was given by the Hall of Fame Selection Committee. These men and horses have served the halter horse industry in many ways and played a huge part in the history of the conformation horse.”

<strong>Jack Brizendine</strong>
Jack Brizendine
<strong>J.T. Walters, Legend</strong>
J.T. Walters, Legend
<strong>Larry Sullivant</strong>
Larry Sullivant
<strong>SR Magic Man </strong>
SR Magic Man Gelding
<strong>Sheza Perfect Clu</strong>
Sheza Perfect CluMare
<strong>Mr Conclusion</strong>
Mr ConclusionStallion

2014 Hall of Fame Inductees

The World Conformation Horse Association inducted two men and two horses into its prestigious Hall of Fame during its annual banquet in November and added to its list of laurels the Legends category of honorees.

“We are pleased to announce the names of this year’s inductees,” said World Conformation Horse Association President, Tim Finkenbinder, “Much consideration was given by our selection committee. These men and these horses have served the equine industry in many different ways on their way to making history.”

The two men joining the Hall of Fame are Jerry Vawter, Aubrey, Texas, and Larry Sheriff, Sheffield, Iowa. Also joining the Hall of Fame as a Legend is George Tyler, Gainesville, Texas

The horses are a 1973 AQHA Stallion, Te N Te and 1978 AQHA Mare, Emotions.

2014 HOF - Larry Sheriff

Larry Sheriff

2014 HOF - George Tyler

George Tyler, Legend

2014 HOF - Jerry Vawter

Jerry Vawter

2014 HOF Horse - Emotions

Emotions, 1978 AQHA Mare

2014 HOF Horse - Te N Te

Te N Te, 1973 AQHA Stallion

2013 Hall of Fame Inductees

2013 HOF - Jerry Wells

Jerry Wells

2013 HOF - Greg Whalen

Greg Whalen

2013 HOF Horse - Impressive

Impressive,1969 AQHA Stallion

2013 HOF Horse - Two Eyed Jack

Two Eyed Jack,1961 AQHA Stallion