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Chad Bushaw and Bittersweet, pictured at the NCHA Super Stakes, have secured their third major limited-age title. They are three-for-three going into the NCHA Summer Spectacular. • Photo by Hart Photos

One Sweet Victory

When Bittersweet stepped in the arena at the Breeder’s Invitational (BI) for the Derby Non-Pro finals, she and Chad Bushaw had only shown at two prior shows, where they were named 2017 National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Futurity Non-Pro Champions and 2018 NCHA Super Stakes Non-Pro Co-Champions. When they rode out of the pen in Tulsa, Oklahoma, […]

Breeder’s Invitational Record Shattered

The horses in the Derby Open at the Breeder’s Invitational (BI) are setting records. The minimum composite to advance to the finals this year was an all-time high at an impressive 438.5 – exceeding the previous record by 1.5 points. Bob O’ Bannon, executive director of the BI, said he believes the show attracts the […]

Our Ruby Year

Quarter Horse News (QHN) is celebrating its 40th year in 2018, and that is cause for excitement. Over the last four decades, the magazine has brought you breaking news, event coverage and features about the people that make our industry great. I’m proud to be a part of such valuable history. Through time, QHN has evolved […]
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Coalson, Pattillo and Barlow Steal the Show in Tulsa

The first draw in the Breeder’s Invitational Classic/Challenge Non-Pro finals on May 19 rode out of the arena with a 222 flashing on the screen overhead. Greg Coalson, aboard Bets On Bathsheba, stole the show right from the get-go, leaving the remaining 15 teams vying for second place. The 6-year-old mare by Bet Hesa Cat […]