Charlie Cole is the co-owner/operator of HighPoint Performance Horses, an internationally known ranch that is acclaimed for the champion Quarter Horses that they breed, raise and train in Pilot Point, TX. Charlie didn't waste any time making a name for himself in the show ring. His first show as a youth he went to Pomona and beat the best in CA, qualifying him for the Youth Worlds, where he made top-ten in Trail!
Since then, Charlie has trained more than 50 AQHA World Champions. Taking his personal total of AQHA World Championships to 13, Charlie recently won Jr. Pleasure Driving at the 2011 World Show. The 2011 All American Quarter Horse Congress was also a success with Championships in Jr. Pleasure Driving, Jr. Western Riding and Green Western Riding.
Along with being an incredible rider and trainer, Charlie is also an AQHA Professional Horseman and certified AQHA, APHA and NSBA Judge.
About Vital Signs are Good (Lucy)
Lucy's first trip to the winners circle at the AQHA World Show came in 2002 taking the 2-year old western pleasure Championship. Since then Lucy has been no stranger to the winner's circle taking such honors as The Most Valuable Horse Award, All Around Amateur Award, 11 World Champions and over 30 Congress Championships and has the highest recorded score in western riding. Lucy is considered by many to be the greatest show mare that has ever lived!