My Connection to Superbowl 50

My connection to Superbowl 50 is that my horse, Gavi, and the first Denver Broncos mascot horse, Thunder (registered name JB Kobask), have the same grandsire (grandfather), Bask.

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Gavi and me


Thunder Sr. aka JB Kobask

Information on Denver Broncos mascot horses – Thunder, Thunder II and Thunder III, Thunder-Wikipedia








Bask was a U.S. National Stallion Champion and Park Horse Champion


Bask’s winnings include:

1964 Scottsdale Champion Stallion
1964 Scottsdale Champion Park (3-gaited)
1964 US National Champion Stallion
1964 US National Top-Ten Park
1965 Spokane Reserve Champion Park
1965 US National Champion Park
1965 Legion of Merit
1966 Scottsdale Champion Park
1967 US National Reserve Champion Formal Driving
1967 US National Reserve Champion Formal Combination


Vacation Day at the Brevard Zoo

Chris and I spent the second day of our vacation at the Brevard Zoo in Melbourne, Florida. We met up with my friend, Maryann and enjoyed a day at the zoo. It had been some time since I last saw my friend Maryann. She played tour guide for Chris and me.

The Brevard Zoo has animals from around the world, giraffes, a cheetah, zebras, jaguars, turtles, a tapir, all kinds of birds and many other creatures. I took a ton of pictures. Here are a few. I will have to post more pictures later.

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