Sportsmanship

Sportsmanship The world of sports (no matter what kind) is driven to WIN, WIN, WIN!  And in that median, the finer points of winning and losing can get lost, especially to the younger competitors in the sports.  That is why examples of not just good sportsmanship, but GREAT Sportsmanship should be recognized and rewarded.  Being…

What’s Your Story?

What’s YOUR STORY! Here we are in the first week of 2017 and we want to know what your story is! Did you win or earn an award made by McLaughlin Ribbon Awards?  We want you to tell us of your inspirations, your adventures, your funny moments, and in so doing, others will be inspired…

Horses Got Talent & Myrtle Beach Vaulting Club

Horses Got Talent – Vaulting Winner! Another winner from Horses Got Talent is the Myrtle Beach Therapeutic Vaulting Club who was awarded a champion ribbon and a $250.00 prize! Myrtle Beach Therapeutic Riding + Vaulting Club is a therapeutic horseback riding and vaulting club open to children and adults of all abilities.  Myrtle Beach Therapeutic…

Horses Got Talent – Lauryn & Gringo

Horses Got Talent – Liberty Class Winner In honor of the Mustang documentary series coming out in 2017, the Mustang Heritage Foundation sent a prize for highest scoring Mustang at Horses Got Talent. The first place winner of the Liberty Class was Lauryn Zepeda and her mustang, Gringo. From Lauryn Zepeda. . . “Gringo” is…

What is a Sash?

What is a sash? “A sash is a large and usually colorful ribbon or band of material worn around the body, draping from one shoulder to the opposing hip, or else running around the waist. The sash around the waist may be worn in daily attire, but the sash from shoulder to hip is worn…

Hurricane Matthew, North Carolina Aftermath

Hurricane Matthew, North Carolina Aftermath Heading out on some business errands a few days ago, I had a very surreal moment travelling through an area hit hard by the flooding from Hurricane Matthew in North Carolina. The facilities and buildings at McLaughlin Ribbon Awards were spared with only minor wind damage, easily repaired.  I cannot describe the…

Award Ribbons & CORRAL

Award Ribbons & CORRAL And this folks is what it is all about at the end of the day.  Always happy to support our friends at CORRAL.  After a stormy weekend with Hurricane Matthew and the devastation it brought to North Carolina, I found this big ray of sunshine on my desk and just had…