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Local Trainers Selected For Mustang Makeover

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In between classes at the Extreme Mustang Makeover, James Duffey and Tori cruise the classic car show with their mustangs to see Batman and Wonder Woman. Credits: Courtesy Jerry Duffey
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James Duffey and Gwen trot through cones in the Trail Obstacle class at the Extreme Mustang Makeover. Credits: Courtesy Jerry Duffey
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James Duffey and Gwen duck under the hanging pool noodles in the Trail Obstacle class at the Extreme Mustang Makeover. Credits: Courtesy Jerry Duffey
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Trainers have been selected for the 2018 Extreme Mustang Makeover in Lexington, Ky., June 21-23.

New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York are all represented.

Adult trainers include Heather Bair, Cassville Pa.; Stacy Garner, Woodward Huntingdon, Pa.; Alison Volpicelli, Elverson Pa.; Traci Wade, Tionesta, Pa.; Katie Martin, Naples N.Y.; Michael Simonetti, Islip Terrace, N.Y.; Rob West, Middle Island, N.Y.; Gerardo Garro, Washington, N.J.; Paulina Musialek, Jackson N.J. and James Duffey, Garwood, N.J.

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Duffey competed as a youth in 2017.

Youth division trainers include Montgomery Eutzy, Huntingdon Pa. and Cat Zimmerman, Morristown, N.J./Archer, Fla.

These competitors will pick-up their assigned mustangs in Lebanon, Tenn., between Feb. 23 and 25, and have approximately 120 days to gentle their horses and prepare for the competition.

For event details including a tentative schedule, accommodations, and to purchase tickets, visit http://extrememustangmakeover.com/events/kentucky/

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