Reyzin The Cash Continues Success in Idaho

GarywebReyzin The Cash and Gary Gonsalves pictured at the 2016 NCHA Summer SpectacularThe Idaho Cutting Horse Association (ICHA) Futurity and Aged Event is in full swing, and the first bunch of horses that took center stage in the Ford Idaho Center in Nampa, Idaho, were in the Classic/Challenge Open finals.

NRHA Board of Directors Concludes August Meeting

NRHA logo BWThe National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) board of directors met on Aug. 16 to continue guiding the future of the sport of reining as the association looks toward its next 50 years. Conducting a successful and productive meeting, board members discussed numerous items including event conditions, eligibility, budget, and the information technology (IT) project.

Back on the Road

082516 UngerE-7-27-16-FF-015I showed Pale Conquistador at the Rocky Mountain Reining Horse Association Summer Slide, where he was the Futurity Open Reserve Champion for owner Eric Unger. • Photo by Fletch

Summer is over, the kids are back in school and we are hitting the road for the futurities. Our next stop is Las Vegas for the High Roller Reining Classic, where we will show both our 3-year-olds and our derby horses.

How to Put a Running Martingale on a Horse Safely


Running martingales help a horse learn to carry its head in the position that will allow it to use its body to drive from behind and with collection.  When adjusted and used correctly they are safe pieces of equipment for almost any age horse at almost any level of training.

Four Champions Crowned at West Texas Futurity

CatCee HCogdell 16HHHarlee Cogdell & Cat CeeOn the last day of the West Texas Futurity, the Amateur riders took over the arena, and the excitement didn’t end until the last horse left the working area. The 4-Year-Old Unlimited Amateur finals were first, and Harlee Cogdell walked away with the Championship. With her grandmother’s horse Cat Cee between the reins, she took home a $4,000 paycheck after marking a 220.5.

RFD-TV’s The American Returns to AT&T Stadium Feb. 19

TRT theAmericanrs 14KP The American will return to AT&T Stadium in Feb. 2017. • Photo by Kelsey PecsekRFD-TV founder and owner, Patrick Gottsch, and Sean Gleason, CEO of the Professional Bull Riders (PBR), recently announced a long-term three-year plan for The American rodeo event, which returns to AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Feb. 19, 2017. The agreement with the PBR and the Dallas Cowboys' stadium ensures the future of the world's richest one-day rodeo event.

Glitter Done Gets It Done Again

GlitterDone ABanuelos HHarrel0816Glitter Done & Adan BanuelosSpectators filed into the Tri-State Exposition Arena on Saturday night for the Mercuria/National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) World Series of Cutting, which was held in conjunction with the West Texas Futurity. The Open riders were up first, and they did not disappoint. At the end of the night, Glitter Done picked up her second consecutive Mercuria Open title with Adan Banuelos in the saddle.