Articles: Press Release
Supracor Sponsored Rider Todd Crawford Earns Reserve Open Championship
31st Annual GMC Sierra World Championship Snaffle Bit Futurity
Hallie McEvoy (802)434-3839
San Jose, CA - Supracor Equestrian Products sponsored rider Todd Crawford of
Santa Ynez, CA rode away with the Reserve Open Championship at the 31st
Annual GMC Sierra World Championship Snaffle Bit Futurity in Reno, NV on
September 20 - October 1. Crawford, 42, finished second to six-time Open
Championship winner Ted Robinson.
Riding Tangys Classy Lady (Tangys Classy Peppy x Lady Reminic), a sorrel mare
owned by Kay and Alan Needle, Crawford posted 218 points in herd work, 223
points for his dry run, and a 216 in fence work. The pair recently finished
on top in the High Desert Western Spectacular Futurity in Bend, OR.
In other divisions at the show, Crawford galloped away with the Pro Equine
Open Hackamore Classic mounted on Shine Like Hail, also owned by Kay and Alan
Needle. Additionally, Crawford won the Purina Open Bridle class on Smokin
Master, owned by Adam Williams.
"I had a great show," stated Crawford. "My horses were very good - actually
beyond good. I'd like to turn in this sort of performance every year at the
Snaffle Bit Futurity. I am very privileged to ride for the owners I have, and
I want to thank them for all their support. I'd also like to thank Supracor
for being one of my sponsors."
Supracor Equestrian Products is proud to be an official sponsor of Todd
Crawford as well as the GMC Sierra World Championship Snaffle Bit Futurity.
The company, based in San Jose, CA, designs and manufactures the most
innovative performance saddlepads and hoof pads available on the market
today. Supracor Equestrian Products provide superior protection for sport
horses, whether your passion is eventing, dressage, jumping, endurance,
racing, reining, or barrel racing.
Supracor Equestrian Products is the originator of the flexible honeycomb
technology used in the entire Supracor line of equestrian products that
includes the Cool Grip Saddle Pad, the winner of the 1999 Enterprise Award at
Equitana USA for the most innovative new tack product. Designed and
manufactured in the U.S., Supracor Equestrian Products contribute to the best
performance of both rider and horse and provide 'technology you can be
For more information about Supracor Equestrian products, please go to
www.supracor.com or call (888)92-HORSE.