COLUMBUS, Ohio – October 16, 2022 - The National Snaffle Bit Association (NSBA), in support of the NSBA Foundation, announced today the 2 Horse Trailer provided by 4-Star Trailers, Inc. was awarded to Kevin Sloas of Flatwoods, KY.

During a presentation held at the All American Quarter Horse Congress, Sloas’ name was randomly drawn from nearly 750 donors who made a donation to the Susan Scott Memorial Fund in support of the NSBA Youth of the Year Award.

Sloas, a retired Army Veteran, has been competing in the NSBA Heroes on Horses program since 2018. Along with 15 other veteran exhibitors at the NSBA World Championship show this past August. A donation was made in the name of all the Heroes on Horses exhibitors to be entered in the drawing. Tali Terlizzi Show Horses & John Harms of Ocala, FL along with Barbara Crawford of Folsom, CA made the donation.

John Harms, commented, “Having an opportunity to be included in the work of the NSBA Foundation is a great way to support the youth members of the NSBA.”

He went on to say “Having one of our Heroes on Horses receive the trailer, that is a WIN WIN for everyone.”

“Recognizing participants in two different categories of competition offered by NSBA was a huge win for the awarding of this trailer”, NSBA Executive Director, Stephanie Lynn remarked.

For more information on the NSBA Foundation contact Foundation Development Director Lynn Campbell at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Follow NSBA on Facebook, IG and YouTube.

About the NSBA Youth of the Year Award

The Youth of the Year Award recognizes youth who demonstrate dedication through volunteer work for a worthy cause. This award is presented annually by the NSBA Foundation to a deserving youth who has gone above and beyond to exhibit exemplary character in helping others through community service. The purpose is to promote and celebrate service work in our youth. The recipient will receive a $4,000 scholarship from the Susan Scott Memorial Fund. In addition to the scholarship, a $500 donation is made to a charity of choice in the winner’s name.

About 4-Star

Since 1984, 4-Star has been the respected leader in manufacturing the most sophisticated and technologically advanced custom-built horse trailers in the world. Through continued collaborations with both dealers and customers, we are constantly changing, improving, and refining our designs, features, and options.

4-Star has established the all-aluminum trailer as the industry standard for ease of maintenance and overall superiority.
4-Star Trailers. Inc. – 10000 NW 10th Street – Oklahoma City, OK 73127 –
Phone (405) 324-7827

About NSBA 

Established in 1983, the National Snaffle Bit Association has expanded from its roots of the pleasure horse to recognize various disciplines and eight breed associations in competition. NSBA’s mission is to grow the show horse community through various equine programs and events where every activity benefits horses, breeders, owners and exhibitors alike.
National Snaffle Bit Association, Inc. - 1391 St. Paul Avenue, Gurnee, IL 60031 - Phone: (847)-623-6722

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