Kennedy, an accomplished Nashville singer/songwriter who has worked with world famous artists such as Martina McBride and Reba McEntire, is a lifelong animal and horse enthusiast. Her music has been described as “the music for horse lovers,” and she is a dedicated student of Natural Horsemanship.
“You realize you are special when Mary Ann Kennedy writes a song for and about you,” says Tootie Bland, Road to the Horse owner and producer. “Road to the Horse is deeply honored and thrilled to have this wonderful artist and friend put to words the dream of this great event. It will touch all of you in a very special way and the amazing voice of Mary Ann only adds to the beauty.”
The performance will be Kennedy’s second at the World Championship of Colt Starting, her first being at the 2010 event. The Stars and Legends Extravaganza will also feature appearances by past champions Stacy Westfall and Richard Winters, the clinicians participating in the 2011 competition, Tomas Garcilazo, a traditional Spanish charro, and the three 2011 competitors—Pat Parelli, Chris Cox and Clinton Anderson.
Fans who were not lucky enough to snag tickets to the sold-out event can still relish in the excitement, drama and nail-biting suspense of the
competition by tuning into BarrelHorseNews.com for the exclusive, live webcast of the event. Priced at $29.99 for all three days, the webcast will allow natural horsemanship fans from around the globe the opportunity to watch the world’s best compete for the exclusive title of Road to the Horse Champion. For webcast details, visit roadtothehorse.com.