Walking Horse Trainers Association Inc.

Trainers of the Year

Trainers of the Year

2017 Performance Trainer of the Year,

Jimmy McConnell, Shelbyville, Tennessee

 

2017 Pleasure Trainer of the Year

Patrick Thomas, Cedar Grove, Tennessee

Prior Performance Trainers of the Year

2016 Performance
Edgar Abernathy, Olive Branch, Mississippi

2015
John Allan Callaway, Shelbyville, TN

2014
Charlie Green, Shelbyville, TN

2013
Charlie Green, Shelbyville, TN
Casey Wright, Reagan, TN

2012
Tim Smith, Ardmore, Alabama

2011
Chad Baucom, Monroe, North Carolina

2010
Jimmy McConnell, Shelbyville, Tennessee

2009
Justin Harris, Shelbyville, Tennessee

2008
Jeff Green, Shelbyville, Tennessee

2007
Charlie Green, Shelbyville, Tennessee

2006
Joel Weaver, Shelbyville, Tennessee

2005
Link Webb, Lewisburg, Tennessee

2004
Jimmy McConnell, Union City, Tennessee

2003
Bill Bobo, Shelbyville, Tennessee

2002
Joe Cotton, Franklin, Tennessee

2001
Rodney Dick, Columbia, Tennessee

2000
Allen Callaway, Shelbyville, Tennessee

1999
Knox Blackburn, Franklin, Tennessee

1998
Chad Way, Franklin, Tennessee

1997
Wallace Brandon, Franklin, Tennessee

1996
Tim Gray, Shelbyville, Tennessee

1995
Sammy Day, Shelbyville, Tennessee

1994
Bill Cantrell, Phenix City, Alabama

1993
Bill Bobo, Shelbyville, Tennessee

1992
Wink Groover, Shelbyville, Tennessee

1991
Bud Dunn, Florence, Alabama

1990
Ramsey Bullington, Franklin, Tennessee

1989
Bill Bobo, Shelbyville, Tennessee

1988
Larry Edwards, Dawson, Georgia

1987
David Landrum, Franklin, Tennessee

1986
Jackie McConnell, Union City, Tennessee

1985
Jimmy McConnell, Rives, Tennessee

1984
Steve Aymett, Lewisburg, Tennessee

1983
Ramsey Bullington, Franklin, Tennessee

1982
Billy Gray, Shelbyville, Tennessee

1981
Bob McQuerry , Harrodsburg, Kentucky

1980
Sammy Day , Shelbyville, Tennessee 

1979
Bud Seaton , Milton, Tennessee

1978
Joe Webb , Searcy, Arkansas

1977
David Mason , Rockvale, Tennessee

1976
Judy Martin , Shelbyville, Tennessee

1975
Joe Fleming , Shelbyville, Tennessee

1974
Buddy Kirby , Shelbyville, Tennessee

1973
Ronnie Spears , Tullahoma, Tennessee

1972
Billy Gray , Shelbyville, Tennessee

1971
Bob Cherry , Centerville, Tennessee

1970
Wink Groover , Shelbyville, Tennessee

1969
C. A. Bobo , Shelbyville, Tennessee

1968
Vic Thompson , Shelbyville, Tennessee

UPCOMING EVENTS

50th ANNUAL NATIONAL WALKING HORSE TRAINERS SHOW 
MAR 22 - 24 @ 6PM
CALSONIC ARENA, SHELBYVILLE, TN
Schedule of Classes

 

WHTA TRAINERS SHOW MEETING
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21,2018

 

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