ALPHARETTA, Ga. Barbara Goda of Alpharetta recently received the Golden Reins Award from the American Morgan Horse Association.
The award was presented at its annual convention, which took place on Feb. 22 in Raleigh, N.C.
The AMHA Golden Reins Award was developed to honor professional trainers and instructors who have made their career with Morgans and have influenced the Morgan industry through their knowledge, time, talent and commitment.
Morgan horses have been a part of Goda's life for more than 60 years.
Over her career as a trainer and instructor, Goda has been involved with the Georgia Morgan Horse Club, United Professional Horsemen's Association and various AMHA committees.