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In the Stats: NCHA Futurity

Inthestats 01 CRTuffHeartedCatRonnieRiceDH WebRonnie Rice, of Centerville, Texas, who has won the Futurity Open three times, is the leading NCHA Futurity Open rider with total earnings of $1,785,875. He is pictured aboard CR Tuff Hearted Cat at the 2012 NCHA Futurity. • Hart Photos

The countdown is on for the annual National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Futurity, to be held Nov. 19-Dec. 12 at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas. The event draws some of the best 3-year-old cutting horses in the world, competing for the coveted Futurity Open Championship title and a $200,000 paycheck.

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In The Stats: Idaho RCHA Futurity, Derby & Show

InTheStats VerySmartFloJo AReynolds 07S web2007 Futurity Open Champions Very Smart Flo Jo and Annie Reynolds • Photo by Scootemnshootem

The annual Idaho Reined Cow Horse Association (IRCHA) Futurity, Derby and Show will kick off this Wednesday, Oct. 21, and run through Sunday, Oct. 25. The show is held at the Idaho Horse Park in Nampa, Idaho.

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In The Stats: Southwest Reining Horse Association Futurity

Inthestats 01 ElectricCode JLeclair webLeading SWRHA Futurity Horse Electric Code, with rider Jared Leclair • Photo by Waltenberry

The Southwest Reining Horse Association (SWRHA) Futurity’s popularity continues to grow as its show entries, added money and purse increase. This year’s $131,125-added Futurity begins Tuesday, Oct. 20, and concludes Sunday, Oct. 25.