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 star athletes and a 27-year-old retiree.
Megan Gilker Thomas is an Arabian Horse Association Rider of Excellence and Jessica Gilker is a Arabian Horse Association Rider of Excellence Champion. The Rider of Excellence Champion is the highest performance award presented to an Amateur through the AHA Achievement Awards program. Megan received her USDF Bronze Medal in 2018. Jessica is currently working towards her United States Dressage Federation Bronze Medal with JAG Kalico Kid+//. Megan is also rated a 1* rider via Centerlinescores.
They are members of the Arabian Horse Association, the United States Equestrian Federation, the United States Dressage Federation, the Arabian Sport Horse Alliance, Inc., 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!