Scott Knudsen and his wife Tracy have been in the ranching and horse business for many years. Scott is a professional horseman for the American Quarter Horse Association. He is also a lifetime member and was recently named as one of their Ambassadors who has also been awarded the prestigious 10 year breeder award. He has trained, sold and bred horses all over the world. Scott has also been in a couple of TV shows, a documentary from RFD TV, a magazine cover, and mentioned in a book. Scott has trained all breeds and disciplines of horses. Scott has team roped, rodeo, team sorted, team penning, and shown horses in many other disciplines. Scott is a generational cowboy and his wife Tracy is his partner running their ranches and they are so excited to be affiliated with the Extreme Trail Horse Association.
Visit Knudsen Equine Center’s Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/Knudsen-Equine-Center-33203032862/ or their website at: https://www.knudsenhorses.com/
Pictured with Knudsen Ranch’s horses Big Time and Vaquero along with Chief Ranch Dog Dusty: is Bill and DeAnn Fisher that are family friends and advisors to the Extreme Trail Horse Association Organization. Both are horse enthusiasts who live in the Texas Hill Country and are passionate about the development of the new Equestrian Trail Riding and Obstacle Course Events that bring family , friends , and horses together at ETHA Parks for fun and fellowship ! DeAnn actually began riding competitively as a teenager and earned several ribbons and awards in area shows . Both continue to enjoy riding and have had memorable riding experiences at Mustang Island Beach in Port Aransas Texas as well as Mountain Trail Riding in Lake Tahoe and look forward to traveling to some of our ETHA Parks in the US and Canada !
Heather Welch is currently the Extreme Trailhorse Association Director. Her organizational skills and accounting has put her in this role and she is thrilled with this opportunity. When she is not glued to her “workhorse” the computer she is busy with her three children. You can reach her at email@example.com
Kortni Langlinais is our Park Sales Coordinator and is currently a student at Texas A&M University majoring in Animal Science with a minor in Business and pursuing her Equine Certificate. She is from Boerne, Texas where she grew up with a passion for horses, showed livestock, and helped on her uncle’s (Scott) ranch with his equine program. She is currently on the Texas A&M Horse Judging team, is the Director of Marketing for the Texas A&M Horsemen’s Association, works for an Equine Rodeo vet who works with the NFR, The King Ranch, many of the Major Livestock Shows and Rodeos, is one of the Animal Science Ambassadors at Texas A&M, and volunteers at Fossil Creek Equine rehabilitation and fitness facility. After graduation, she plans on pursuing her dream of opening an Equine Rehabilitation and Fitness Facility to help the animal athletes and owners perform to their best ability.
Hailey has been around horses and the ranching world her entire life. As a young girl she remembers waking up in horse trailers all over the country. Growing up her swing set and baby sitter was a horse walker, usually with horses attached. Today she has many responsibilities; She manages Facebook for the family horse business, Knudsen Equine Center. She also manages their website knudsenhorses.com, and is now so excited to be working with the Extreme Trail Horse Association family! Hailey feels every day is a great day when she can get on horseback and go riding!
Hailey has been acting and dancing since she was 2 years old. She has been fortunate enough to be in over 30 different live theater performances. Over the last 7 years, she has been blessed not only to act and dance but to sing and play the guitar. She really enjoys being on the stage but especially enjoys meeting the audience after the shows.
Dick Calonge is a retired Sales and Marketing Associate from San Antonio, Texas. As Sales Manager, he was responsible for Marketing and Sales for the South Texas market. He has always had a love of horses and the outdoors. He has continued to have an interest in equestrian sports, to include Scenic Trail riding and the challenge of obstacles for our horses at our Ranches and Parks.
He is looking forward to visiting and working with our current ETHA members and building new relationships with new Parks