JAG Arabian Sport Horses has been operating since 1982 under the ownership and management of Kathy and Jimmy Gilker. JAG Arabians is home to local, regional, and national Arabian and Half Arabian winners, including National Champion & Top Ten Winner JAG Cafe Au Lait+/ (sadly deceased); two time National Champion & multiple Top Ten winner JAG Kalico Kid+// (in Western Sidesaddle and Dressage); 2014 USEF Pony Finals 19th Place Green Medium Pony out of 70 and 2017 Arabian Horse Association Open Competition Award recipient JAG Royal Knight; two time National Champion & Top Ten winner Conkar+/; multiple National Top Ten winner CBS Good to Go+; National Top Ten winner JAG Lady Pegasus+/; Regional Champion CA Destiny Gro+; and Regional Reserve Champion JAG Khalahari. We are also home to two upcoming young stars and two retirees.
Kathy has continued to train and show J.A.G. horses in dressage, hunters, and combined training in open and breed shows along with enjoying trail rides, cross country schooling and hunter paces with her Arabians and Half-Arabians, with the help of her twin daughters, Megan and Jessica, and support of her husband. Megan and Jessica Gilker are both Arabian Horse Association Rider of Excellence Champions. They are both currently working towards their United States Dressage Federation Bronze Medals. Megan is also rated a 1* rider via www.centerlinescores.com.
Kathy, Jessica and Megan are members of the the Arabian Sport Horse Alliance, Inc., Arabian Horse Association (AHA), the United States Equestrian, the United States Dressage Federation, the Georgia Arabian Horse Association, and the Georgia Hunter Jumper Association.
All in all, the Gilkers enjoy representing the breed in competition and introducing new comers to the Arabian horse!