Adan Banuelos had two good reasons to celebrate at the Idaho Cutting Horse Association (ICHA) Futurity in Nampa after riding Armani Blue to victory in the Futurity Open finals and Badboonarising to the 4-Year-Old Open winner’s circle. Also claiming two aged-event championships at the Ford Idaho Horse Park was Elizabeth Quirk, who rode Dressedin Smartstyle […]
The National Youth Cutting Horse Association (NYCHA) is going to look a little different this time next year, officials say.
Participants in National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) events at the Will Rogers Coliseum must be in compliance with the biosecurity practices of that facility, as well as those of the Texas Animal Health Commission. The decree is effective immediately, “moving forward with the 2019 Futurity and all NCHA produced events in Fort Worth, Texas,” said […]
Riders brought the heat to this year's West Texas Futurity Non-Pro, throwing down great runs in the division at the Tri-State Exposition in Amarillo, Texas.
R Cat Mr Wilson and Santa Ynez, California, resident Eric Wisehart did a little more than enjoy the cooler temperatures in the mountains of the Northwest while cutting at the Cascades Futurity and Aged Event during eight days in August. The duo edged out the next-best pair with a 219 in the Aug. 18 finals […]
Futurity season is here! At the West Texas Futurity, 3-year-old cutting horses finally got to show their stuff in the spotlight of a big limited-age cutting for anxious owners, trainers and caretakers.
Cutting is the Farris family business, and cousins Riley and Faith Farris are proving their generation is prepared to continue the tradition. The two were announced as the respective Cutting World and Reserve World champions at the Built Ford Tough American Quarter Horse Youth Association (AQHYA) World Championship Show on Wednesday, Aug. 7, at the Oklahoma State Fair Park […]
The cattle at the Summer Spectacular look pretty tough, but they had nothing on Nadine Payne and a horse called Princess.
The Metallic Cat National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Summer Spectacular Derby Limited Non-Pro finals was small, but the 10 horses and riders that competed gave it their all. In the end, it was the duo in draw No. 2, Ali Good and Sabrina Boon, who went home with the title. “It’s pretty cool, especially on […]
An Equi-Stat Elite $3 Million Sire has been humanely euthanized. He was 25 years old.