The West Texas Futurity Amateur finals showcased the 4-, 5- and 6-year-old standouts in the showpen on Aug. 19 in Amarillo, Texas. 4-Year-Old Unlimited Amateur Rider: German Lugo Lifetime earnings: $93,552 Horse: Mamas Stylish Sophie 14M (One Time Pepto x Stylish Amanda x Docs Stylish Oak) Lifetime earnings: $63,608 Owner: German Lugo, Gainville, Texas Breeder: […]
Perfection is hard to achieve, but Isnt She Perfect (Walla Walla Whiz x Miss Silver Gun x Colonels Smoking Gun [Gunner]) made it look easy. Kole Price piloted the mare to a 222 at the Buckeye Reining Series Coughlin Automotive Futurity on Aug. 18, which clinched the Level 4 Open Championship by 3 full points. […]
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Held Aug. 13-19, the Southwest Reined Cow Horse Association (SRCHA) Pre-Futurity hosted futurity, derby and horse show classes for riders of all ages and skill levels. The event was held at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Futurity Open Tornado Watch Blows Competition Away at SRCHA Pre-Futurity Futurity Non-Pro Myles Brown Two […]
Kristen Avila was unsure how the Buckeye Reining Series Coughlin Automotive Futurity Non-Pro, held Saturday, Aug. 18, was going to go for her.
The pressure was rising in the John Justin Arena at the Will Rogers Memorial Complex in Fort Worth, Texas, on Aug. 18. The Southwest Reined Cow Horse Association (SRCHA) Pre-Futurity Open fence work took place, and the 31 teams with the highest total on two came back in the evening for a showdown to see […]
After topping the Derby Non-Pro at the Southwest Reined Cow Horse Association (SRCHA) Pre-Futurity with Miss Scarlets Cat, Myles Brown came back in the Futurity Non-Pro and rode Lost Creek Heaven to the highest composite – a 435.5. He kicked off the mare’s earnings record with a $1,190 paycheck.
Myles Brown and Miss Scarlets Cat have been proving themselves in the reined cow horse pen since the 2017 National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Snaffle Bit Futurity, where they won the Limited Open and Level 1 Limited Open, placed eighth in the Intermediate Open and took 16th in the Open finals. They were also […]
It’s hard to know how a 3-year-old cutter is going to handle its first time going to the herd. Jeff Barnes added anther wrinkle to the equation with Tuff Crowd at the Cascades Futurity: It was the first time he’d ever cut a cow on the gelding.
Normally, there’s a chance Julie Clarke might get nervous when one of her cutting horses compete at big event. Fortunately, she was way too busy helping run the Cascades Futurity to worry too much as What Daddy Don Know walked to the herd in the Classic Challenge Open finals.
For the first time in the history of Road to the Horse, two past Road to the Horse champions will go head to head in a battle for the 2019 World Championship of Colt Starting title.