2008 AHP Champions
By Christine Brune, June 21, 2008
Tony Chamblin and Ruth Brown guided the association in dual capacities as presidents and executive directors. Their leadership established the growth and camaraderie that has built lifelong relationships among members.
Racing Industry and AHP Lose a Champion. Tony Chamblin Dies at 81.
By Christine Brune, September 23, 2020
AHP is known as a friendly organization that embraces new members and makes them feel part of the family immediately. Tony Chamblin took that on as his personal mission while both AHP president from 1974 to 1976 and its executive director from 1977 to 1983.
An Interview with Tony Chamblin, AHP Past President and former Executive Director
By Emily Koenig, September 24, 2019
Tony Chamblin served two terms as president of American Horse Publications from 1974-1976 and then became AHP’s first Executive Director, a position he held from 1976 to 1983. “Tony was there during AHP’s formative years,” says current Executive Director, Chris Brune. “He has been extremely supportive and follows the progress of the association via social media and email. I was honored to present him with the AHP Champion Award in 2008.” We asked him a few questions about his thoughts on AHP becoming 50 years old and what he has experienced throughout the years. He gives us his insight on the changes in publishing and the horse industry.