Darol and Karen have been involved in the breeding, raising and showing of exceptional quarter horses for over 30 years and both are very active in the many facets of the horse business. Darol is a past president of the NSBA and the recipient of the prestigious Jack Benson award from the NSBA. At the state level, Darol served as a Kansas Quarter Horse Association Director and was a National AQHA Director for several years. He also served as a member of the AQHA Foundation Committee.
Darol has developed a passion for cutting horses, with placings in the NCHA Cutting Futurity, the Summer Spectacular as well as other top aged events. Karen continues to show and have success in the pleasure arenas with top ten placings at the Select World Championship show and the All American Quarter Horse Congress, as well other major western pleasure circuits.
Congratulations to Richard Hollingworth (owner) and R L Chartier ll (rider) for earning $2,173 at the 2013 Bluebonnet CHA Stakes Open Derby riding SDP Overdrive (2009 foal out of Hydrive Cat x Playboys Mom)