Senator Mike Enzi Receives AHC's Rolapp Award

Julie-Broadway-Senator-Enzi webAHC President Julie Broadway and Senator Mike Enzi • Photo courtesy of AHCEach year, the American Horse Council (AHC) presents the Rolapp Award to a Member of Congress who has been a great supporter of the horse industry. The Award is presented in honor of the late Rich Rolapp who was president of the AHC from 1974 to 1993. 

Non-Pro Conditions Update from NRHA Board of Directors

nrha logoThe NRHA Board of Directors met on June 15 to revisit its Non-Pro Conditions.In May of this year, the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Board of Directors approved a proposal to change its Non-Pro Conditions starting Jan. 1, 2018. After receiving a tremendous amount of comments and questions from the membership, the Board met on June 15 to revisit the topic. 

Mercuria Wins Shake Up NCHA World Standings

whiskey catRuss Westfall, Suzanne Rodoni-Silverberg and Brandon Westfall with Whiskey Cat • Photo by Bridget KirkwoodThe Mercuria/NCHA World Series of Cutting held at the Pacific Coast Cutting Horse Association (PCCHA) Core Balance Derby on Saturday saw new faces jump into the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) World standings in both the Open and Non-Pro.

Hope Miller and Dare To Sioux Electrify Crowd in NRCHA Derby Non-Pro

DaretoSiouxHopeM061717Hope Miller & Dare To Sioux • Photo by Molly MontagIf Hope Miller keeps this up, they’re going to start calling her “Sweep.” Miller, of Vancouver, Washington, and Dare To Sioux swept Saturday's  National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Derby Non-Pro, winning the Non-Pro, Intermediate Non-Pro and Novice Non-Pro championships with an incredible 229 fence run.

RFD-TV Launches New Education Initiative

american 16KPRFD-TV's The American will host a new educational program to help students gain experience in the rodeo industry. • Photo by Kelsey PecsekRFD-TV’s The American is proud to announce the launch of the 2017-2018 American Ambassadors, a new educational program focused on recruiting upper-level college students and active FFA members seeking experience in the rodeo industry. In addition, students with skills in social media marketing, writing and photography are encouraged to apply.