RICK WIES STABLES
TENNESSEE WALKING HORSES
Mary Hart, Host of Entertainment Tonight, and Trainer Rick Wies
IN MAY 2006 RICK WIES WAS AWARDED THE VERY FIRST ISSUE #OO1 THRU #301 CERTIFICATE OF FROZEN SEMEN FOR TWO STALLIONS COLLECTED IN 1982
Rick is Montana's only licensed Walking Horse trainer and judge. Being AAA rated through the WHTA (Walking Horse Trainers Association) and SHOW HIO. NOTE: NO LONGER A WHTA MEMBER AND JUDGES WITH WHOA. He has been elected to the National Board of TWHBEA (Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders and Exhibitors Association) on six occasions and has served on over seventy TWHBEA Executive Committee's including the Pleasure, Youth, Administrative/Fiscal, Trainers, Horse Show, Enforcement, Marketing, By-Laws and Breeders. In addition, has served on the TWHBEA Speakers Bureau and most recently as a clinician for the "Walk This Way Tour". For six years was President for the Central States Walking Horse Association (Indiana) and four years President of the TWHEA of Montana.
Rick has bred, raised and trained hundreds of horses which have been placed in all area's of the US including Alaska and Hawaii as well as Canada, Germany and Israel.
The Summer of 2009 was exciting. Rick traveled to the Netherlands to judge the Dutch Championships and to Murfreesboro, Tennessee to judge the TWHBEA World Versatility Show.
We made the Montana Regional Horse Show and won 5 of the 6 high point awards. We also made the Inland Empire Horse Show and won 4 of 5 high point awards.
2011 Inland Empire show- two horses and two riders -
Guilty Pleasure and My Texas Beau
6 Blues, 5 Championships and a reserve Championship
Rick Elected to TWHBEA 2010 Executive Committee as Vice President Pleasure Horse Division
NOTE: Rick's appointment and election to TWHBEA's Executive Committee is a first for anyone in Montana in the 85 year history of the breed association.
Rick appointed TWHBEA 2009 Executive Committee as
Vice President Pleasure Horse
(Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders and Exhibitors Association)
Rick Elected to TWHBEA 2011 Executive Committee as Vice President Pleasure Horse Division
Rick Elected to TWHBEA 2012 Executive Committee as Vice President Pleasure Horse Division
Rick Elected to TWHBEA 2013 Executive Committee as Vice President Pleasure Horse Division
To better know TWHBEA and Executive
Board VP Pleasure Division Rick Wies check out these you tube videos from the annual meeting
Check out the Voice Magazine article at the bottom of the page "Getting to Know Rick Wies