Each 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.
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.
The 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.
California horseman Justin Wright and the gritty gelding Lil Bay Hawk each won their first premier title at the National Reined Cow Horse Association Derby on Saturday.
If 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.
Brother Jackson gave National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Hall of Fame rider Ken Wold the fence run he’d been chasing throughout his career.
The Open finals aren't until Saturday night, but several riders have already secured Championships at the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Derby.
No matter how well you care for your equipment something can always break – usually just before you’re about to compete or when you’re out on the trail. It can be a worn or broken tie string http://bit.ly/2dGKcBO on a rein, headstall attachment to the bit or the cinch hobble strap http://bit.ly/2sxx9tt between the front and back cinches. The failure of any of these can bring about a wreck.