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Quick Stats

  • The All American Quarter Horse Congress is the largest single breed-horse show in the world
  • There are over 25,000 horse show entries
  • The show attracts more than 650,000 people to the Columbus area
  • It generates $409 million for the central Ohio economy
  • Over $3 million is given away in cash and prizes, including trucks, trailers, trophy saddles, sterling silver buckles and the coveted Don Bell bronze trophies
  • The largest Collegiate and Youth Judging contest is held at the Congress, with more than 65 teams of college students, 4-H, FFA and Quarter Horse youth members
  • 200 registered Quarter Horses are sold at the Congress Super Sale
  • 1.8+ Million Congress Website Pageviews
  • 55,000+ Email Subscribers
  • 82,000+ Social Media Followers
  • 1+ Million Social Followers via Equine Media Partner pages

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Financial Impact of the Equine Industry 

  • 9.2 million horses in the United States, 307,000 of which are located in Ohio
  • More than 70 percent, of 215,000, horses in Ohio are involved in showing and recreation
  • 4.6 million people are involved in the horse industry in some way.
  • This means one out of every 63 Americans are involved with horses
  • Direct economic effect on U.S. is $39 billion annually
  • Indirect economic impact: $102 billion when the multiplier effect of spending by industry suppliers and employees is taken into account
  • The industry provides 460,000 full time jobs, 12,700 of which are in Ohio. Spending by suppliers and employees generates additional jobs in Ohio, for a total employment impact of 42,700
  • The equine industry’s economic impact on Ohio ranks eighth in the nation in state economic impact
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Latest News

2019 Congress Super Sale Results

2019 Overall – 203 horses  2019 Actual Gross Sales =  $1,137,200   2019No Sale Gross = $523,900  2019 Average

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“5 of the Top 10 Congress Open Longe Line winners are featured in the 2019 Congress Super Sale, including the

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SMALL BUT MIGHTY: SMALL FRY DIVISION

By: Autumn Fickel The Small Fry division is a fierce competition for high honors. The competitors? Talented

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