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My Berry Best Gun & Mirjam Stillo • Photo by Kristin Pitzer

Paints Slide to APHA World Show Reining Titles

The American Paint Horse Association (APHA) World Show brought colorful reiners to the Will Rogers Coliseum Sept. 21. In the Junior Reining, 10 teams spun, slid and circled for the 2018 title. From draw five, Mirjam Stillo and My Berry Best Gun rode to a 220.5, a score which held to win the class. “We […]
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It’s Another WEG Gold Medal for Reining’s Team USA

Stormy days, flooding at the Tryon International Equestrian Center and Hurricane Florence aiming for one of the performance horse world’s biggest events couldn’t keep Team USA down during the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) World Equestrian Games (WEG) 2018 Tryon Team Reining competition. Camaraderie and a close partnership with each rider’s horse were on display as Casey […]
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EVENT RECAP: 2018 Tulsa Reining Classic

Held Aug. 27 – Sept. 2, the Tulsa Reining Classic hosted futurity, derby and ancillary classes. With a surge in Futurity Open entries, it was the biggest show to date. Futurity Open Stars Align for Oh Starry Nite and Latimer in Tulsa Futurity Non-Pro Steed and Bulliard Take Multiple Futurity Non-Pro Championships Derby Open ARC […]

ARC Gunna Mark Ya Marks 226 to Win Tulsa Reining Classic Derby Open

The Tulsa Reining Classic Derby Open was held Sept. 2 at the Expo Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. After 83 horses went through the ring, the score that landed on top was the highest marked the whole week in the Ford Truck Arena. Derby Levels 4 & 3 Open ARC Gunna Mark Ya & Abby Lengel […]

Steed and Bulliard Take Multiple Futurity Non-Pro Championships

About a month after winning the Collegiate Reining Championship at the National Reining Horse Association Derby, Madison Steed found herself in the winner’s circle again. This time, she piloted Into The Nite to the Turnabout Farm Futurity Levels 4, 3 and 2 Non-Pro championships at the Tulsa Reining Classic.
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EVENT RECAP: 2018 SRCHA Pre-Futurity

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 […]
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Tornado Watch Blows Competition Away at SRCHA Pre-Futurity

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 […]
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Myles Brown Two for Two at SRCHA Pre-Futurity

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.