Americana at Augsburg - September 8-12, 2004: Top Events
with very attractive prizes
events: EWU-Superhorse and Americana World Open Trail
With its proven mixture of superb sport, horse fair and entertainment,
the "Americana 12th World Open Championship" is known
to be the number one western riding event of Europe. Especially
the reining and cutting -classes have gained world wide reputation
and have been attracting top class reiners and cutters from all
over the world. This time, the AMERICANA showmanagement also enlarged
the other disciplines. Besides the renowned EWU-Superhorse event,
there will be a EUR 6000.-(add.) trail - probably the largest sum
of prize money ever offered in a trail in Europe.
The Erste Westernreiter Union Deutschland (EWU) and Americana invite
to the EUR 2000.-- Superhorse event, a demanding show with elements
of four disciplines which will take place shortly before the Reining-Night
with the NRHA Bronze Trophy Open Final - on Thursday September 9,
2004. The Superhorse will be organized as one show combined with
final (without a go). Visitors can look forward to a great show
with lots of suspense.
EUR 6000,-- (added) "Americana World Open Trail all ages"
will offer more prize money than any European trail class before.
It is supported by the German Quarter Horse Association (DQGA),
the VWB and the ApHCG. The class is open to all participants including
youth and senior riders. The Go will be on September 5 (the Americana
starts that day with the gos before the show is open to visitors)
-the final starts on the last day of the AMERICANA shortly before
the lunch break. The best European rider of this class will be proclaimed
European Champion Americana World Open Trail.
interested in western riding and cowboy-flair' should visit
the AMERICANA as well as all those interested in buying new equipment
or clothes at the international fair. For the visitor, there will
be five days of nonstop first-class sport, big show and entertainment.
The show management expects more than 50,000 visitors, so anybody
interested in visiting the AMERICANA should buy his or her tickets
very soon - in the last years, especially the evening shows were
sold out months before the show.
various reining classes offer more than EUR 50,000, the most important
being the NRHA-USA Lawson Bronze Trophy Open with EUR 30,000 Euro
added. This Bronze Trophy might make the final decision who will
become NRHA World Champion Open 2004. Also, there will be several
ther top events: the official European Championship of the European
Cutting Horse Association offering EUR 22,000.-added, the European
Championship in Working Cow Horse and The Reined Cow Horse Futurity
of the European Reined Cow Horse Association offering EUR 16,000.--.
The Finals of these events will be combined with top show and entertainment
programme in the three evening shows.
of the AMERICANA can buy western riding equiment and any kind of
western outfit at the fair with 200 exhibitors. There will also
be a daily 'Western Forum ' in hall 4 with informative 'clinics'
and presentations of several of the best western trainers. And of
course, western riders and fans meet in the "Red Grizzly Saloon"
and the Western Town at the end of the day.
your tickets now
are available via internet www.americana.de or can be ordered by
phone at the Americana-ticket service (phone no. 01805-860700501).
Please refer to the AMERICANA website for further information like
schedule and nomination forms.
you need informations about the programme please contact:
Geier / Joachim W. Bochmann