First and foremost, thank you Mariah Hammerschmidt for being our fearless leader, coordinating the entire challenge, organizing sponsors, promotional info, and publicity. Without you none of this could have happened and we are all very grateful for your intense and vastly successful efforts.
Thank you A Home For Every Horse for being the driving force behind getting rescues and their horses national recognition.
Thank you Tractor Supply Co., Zoetis Commitment to Veterinarians, Purina, and WeatherBeeta North America, for sponsoring the horses in the Challenge.
Thank you Dressage Today Magazine for recognizing Dewey while he has been at Bit of Honey Training LLC, thank you also for acknowledging all the potential and athleticism retired racehorses have to offer.
Thank you to CANTER Colorado for entering Dewey in the Challenge and helping to promote OTTBs in second careers.
Thank you to the Rocky Mountain Horse Expo for providing a location for the Challenge this year and last.
Thank you to Equine.com for listing the horses available on their website.
Thank you to Warren Miller Entertainment for doing video of the event.
Thank you to all the other trainers who helped get these horses recognition and training in preparation for their forever homes.
Huge thank you to the Bit of Honey crew for helping me during not just the actual Challenge event, but supporting me and Dewey through my back surgery and recovery. It takes a village, and you are my village!
The video of Dewey and Kim's ride is available to view at http://youtu.be/b4HB5_h6VBI