National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum Hosts The FEI World Reining Masters Finalists
National Reining Horse Association
International riders and horse owners today gathered at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City for the luncheon hosted by the Oklahoma City Convention & Visitors Bureau. "It is an honor to have members of the international community here for such an important venue," said an enthusiastic Bobbie Steenbergen, Director of Metropolitan Events.
Sixteen countries hosted CRI qualifiers this year for the first FEI World Reining Masters Presented by NetJets and 21 riders will be showing in the finals slated for Thursday, December 2nd at 7:30 p.m. Following the horse inspection at 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 1st, the official draw party will be held at 6.30 p.m. at the Embassy Suites.
The FEI World Reining Masters was made possible by the Presenting Sponsor NetJets and the support of the Classic S Ranch, AQHA, NRHA, and the Reining Horse Sports Foundation. NetJets is known to be the world's leading provider of fractional aircraft ownership which allows individuals and companies to buy part of a private jet at a fraction of the cost of whole aircraft ownership, and guarantees availability seven days a week, 365 days a year. In 2003, the NetJets Europe Fleet and the NetJets US Fleet together flew more than 250,000 flights to more than 145 countries.
NRHA is proud to host the first-ever $100,000 FEI World Reining Masters Finals presented by NetJets, which is being held in conjunction with the NRHA Futurity & World Championship Show, November 25 - December 4, 2004. The world's best reiners will meet in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to represent their countries in this historic and much anticipated International event.