Above: "Higher Places", oil painting by Rita Faye deLeon
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WELCOME ARABIANS: registered purebred Arabians
ENDURANCE HORSES, TRAIL HORSES, and SPORT HORSES FOR SALE!
These are not just Arabian horses: they have been bred for several generations for the specific purpose of endurance, competitive trail riding, pleasure trail riding, and racing. They are bred for top quality in conformation, soundness, disposition and athletic ability. Welcome Arabian horses are in demand on on all levels: Local, National and International!
NEWS BLAST: Susan Summers sent us this picture of their great success at the Milwaukee Rail Trail Endurance Ride!! right: Dennis Summers and OH SUSANNA ("PEACH"): FIRST PLACE AND BEST CONDITION on the 80 miler! left of him" is Susan Sum!up to Junemers on wma STEADFAST ("BONGO") SECOND PLACE AND HIGH VET SCORE on the 80, and the chestnut to the left of her is WMA SEAWALKER ("CHUNKY MONKEY") who took a 5th on the 50 miler with Kendal Ingraham! Congratulations to all three riders and all three Welcome Arabian bred horses!
UPDATE NEWSBLAST!! Dennis and PEACH took 5 firsts and 5 best conditioned throughout this winter and a Recent win June 2016 at the Klikitat 50 miler! November 1st 2015: another 50 miler win for Sue and "CHUNKY MONKEY" and second place right behind her Dennis on "PEACH". They also tied for BEST CONDITION!
ABOVE: CATFISH MOE AND WMA FIRELIGHT. CONGRATULATIONS! Both mares are now one star qualified toward the world equestrian games! sired by THE KENTUCKIAN, out of a Wiking daughter. We have 3/4 brothers and sisters for sale!
Darlene Batson reports that "WMA BALLERINA finished her first 25 mile Endurance ride at Rock Bridge Canyon, Hodges, Alabama. Got all A's from the vet and she ran beautiful! A good minded horse! Thank you for a well bred horse! I could really count on her and we rode as one! Couldn't be more pleased with her!" She is by THE KENTUCKIAN out of a Monarch ah daughter.
Left photo: CONGRATULATIONS!
WMA BURNING FIRE AND CATFISH MOE in New Mexico: AERC/FEI WIN AND BEST CONDITIONED!!!!!
CATFISH MOE purchased WMA BURNING FIRE and her full sister WMA FIRELIGHT in 2015 from Welcome Arabians, and proceeded to win in Endurance competitions in California. Now, April 2016, they are adding a 50 mile win and Best conditioned for wma BURNING FIRE at Indian Springs Endurance ride in New Mexico, a combined AERC/FEI competition! Catfish reports that Fires win and Best conditioned had a 200 point difference over 2nd place! Then on day 2, he " Rode WMA FIRELIGHT in the 30 mile ride, and took third. We breezed through and just took our time over extremely rocky and technical terrain. This was both horses final requirement to be one star qualified. Team USA'S selector panel for the World Equestrian Games in 2018 was there and examined both horses thoroughly and gave great comments before and after the ride! They"ll be keeping a close watch on both girls as we now venture down the FEI Road towards qualifying for the World Equestrian Games!.." Catfish
FUTURE WINNERS! Browse through these good endurance prospects and trail horses below
for sale at WELCOME ARABIANS RANCH!! Proven bloodlines, many already trained, reasonable prices!
wma FLORES: First Endurance ride: First win! Above, coming in after the Old Glory ride May 29th! FOR SALE $6,500!
WMA FLORES: 4 year old filly, phenomenal movement and unlimited potential! Polish bloodlines. For SAle to the serious competitor.
WMA TITUS: Trail experience, covered the intro trail ( 12 miles) at Heart of the Hills endurance ride. He's easy to catch, a good camper, and very sensible! photo right and above. $4,000 video available
DESTTINEE: Enjoy a great ride without worrying! This older mare doesn't buck or spook, she's gentle and likes attention! Great for an intermediate rider! You'll also have a high class pedigree, as she is a pure Polish daughter of Monarch ah! For Sale.$2500 obo. Inquire: email@example.com
wma SPARKS A FLYING !This one will stand out in a crowd! He has flashy roan markings and a flaxen mane, and will love to cover the miles with you! Very friendly, easy to catch, likes people! Sire is THE KENTUCKIAN. Sparks is 3/4 brother to recent winner DESERT STORM! $3500.
WESTERNS CHARM: Well behaved 8 year old mare, sound, gentle and typy Arabian! Tough and beautiful, TOP TEN AT HEART OF THE HILLS 50 MILER, where she carried a 6 foot tall rider and 185 pounds very successfully! $5,000 obo
FANCY FAYE, four year old filly, two endurance rides: a top ten and a second place (May 28, Old Glory endurance ride)! Ready for you to continue, has the soundness and heart to be a winner! $5,000
FANCY FAYE , second place at the OLD GLORY Endurance ride May 29th!
CACTUS ROSE: 2012 filly by THE KENTUCKIAN out of WIKING daughter. Good size, sound, excellent conformation, sweet and calm disposition. 3/4 sister to Catfish Moes champion endurance mares! (see above article). for sale $5000. Vet checked sound.
photo above WMA CACTUS ROSE: above photo with 6 foot tall rider Stacey. "I rode her myself on the Heart of the Hills intro trail!" says Rita deLeon. "she is easy to ride, not nervous,or spooky, very willing."
wma FLORES: vet check at the Old Glory Endurance ride. She pulsed down quickly and earned first place! Congratulations to first year Endurance rider for Welcome Arabians, Stacy Ellerbe! For sale, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
above: wma BANDY THE CLOWN, 15 hand three year old gelding, long smooth trot and lope for the xperienced rider that wants to cover a lot of ground! FOR SALE.
ABOVE: WMA TITUS, three year old gelding, sired by THE KENTUCKIAN. Easy to ride, good on the trails. Strong and tough endurance prospect capable of winning! $4,000
DESTTINEE: Own this high class older mare and enjoy lots of riding! She can go English or Western, and she's good sized, about 15 hands!
SPARKS A FLYING: sound and sensible, easy to ride! Three year old gelding, same dam as Dennis summers STEADFAST (BONGO), winning endurance gelding!
WESTERNS CHARM: Picture taken during the Heart of the Hills Endurance ride. In condition and ready for the next endurance ride or trail ride! Pedigree of French and Polish, forward but easy to ride.
FANCY FAYE: Correct conformation,good legs and feet. By THE KENTUCKIAN, out of a Wiking daughter! 3/4 sister to Catfish Moes endurance champion mares! (see top of page for story). FOR SALE: email us at: email@example.com
FANCY FAYE and Stacey at the final vet check "The Last Hoorah!" endurance ride. The experienced veterinarian told Stacey that this horse (Fancy Faye) has the most talent of any he has seen at this ride! She needs a good hand to ride her, and Stacey is doing a good job. Excellent comment for the first time ride!
WMA CACTUS ROSE: Successfully completed the intro ride at the HIGH ROLLER ENDURANCE RIDE, and the intro trail through the rocks and water crossings at Heart of the Hills! Easy to ride and enjoy! $5,000
wma CACTUS ROSE and Stacy at Old Glory ride.
wma NEWEST STYLE: 2014 winner of FEI 80 k and two FEI 120k rides in Oaxaca, Mexico, best conditioned, for owners Bobby Ortiz and Mary Jane! Qualified for the pan-am endurance competition in the US!
wma LOVES BANNER: 2014 Her first endurance rides, finished two thirds and a Best Conditioned in New Mexico and Texas, continuing to be successful!
FERNANDEZ: won his first endurance race at PUEBLA. His second win and best condition was a 60km National ride near OAXACA, MEXICO