Will Bushaw and Velvets Revolver competing in last year's Junior Youth Scholarship Cutting at Will Rogers Coliseum. Photo by Video West Productions

NCHA Foundation Launches New Digital Scholarship Portal

The National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Foundation has launched a new digital scholarship portal.   This portal will offer greater accessibility to scholarship information and will be used for 2020 scholarship applications which opened April 1. These scholarships are open to current National Youth Cutting Horse Association (NYCHA) members in good standing. Capabilities of this new […]
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NCHA Announces Members Hall of Fame Inductees

The National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) has selected four members who have made “outstanding and unusual contributions” to the NCHA Members Hall of Fame. CW “Bubba” Cascio, Frank Merrill, Alice Walton and Bronc Willoughby are the newest members to join the exclusive assembly of the NCHA, each judged to have exemplified the requisite requirements.  As […]
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Western Performance Horse Vendors Step in to Fill Mask Shortage

The last time we confronted a black swan event in terms of epidemic was more than 100 years ago, in 1918, with the deadly Spanish influenza. A report in the Fort Worth Star-Telegramsounded awfully familiar to the current events of COVID-19. “In answer to the Red Cross emergency call for aid in the Spanish influenza fight, […]
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April 1, 2020, Table of Contents — Quarter Horse News Magazine

Features Gettin’ Personal With … Fred WinThis para-reiner and attorney proves the adage that the truth of life is never contained to labels. To him, disability wasn’t a definition, just a speed bump. By John Henry, Page 66 Planning for the Future Estate planning is challenging but vital for performance horse enthusiasts. By Morgan Nati, […]
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UWRF Colt Sale Moves Online, Up A Month Due To COVID-19

The annual sale of 2-year-olds trained by students at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls (UWRF) will be held online in early April. Officials were forced to suspend the colt-training course and move the UWRF Colt Sale up a month and online due to COVID-19.
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NRHA Suspends World Title Race

The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Executive Committee and Board of Directors has decided to suspend the world title race through next month. Any money won from March 14th — April 30th, 2020 will not count towards World Title standing, according to the NRHA. “NRHA-approved events may occur during this time, but the earnings won’t […]