Quarter Horse News is returning to sponsor the Tulsa Reining Classic Stallion Service Auction. The stallion auction has been a great source to purchase discounted breedings to top reining stallions. Bidding opens Aug. 15, and the auction ends at 7 pm on Aug. 30, closing during the show. Colleen McQuay, President of Global Reining Sport […]
The reining industry has lost a great performance horse and sire.
Europe has its first million dollar reining sire. The Italian Reining Horse Association (IRHA) and National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) announced that Spat Olena (Smart Chic Olena x Steps Little Remedy x Doc’s Remedy) has unofficially sired earners of more than $1 million due to the recent success of his offspring at the 2019 Maturity held in Caluso (TO) Italy, July 2–7. RS Starfighter Lena helped make this achievement happen […]
Reining may be on the way out of the World Equestrian Games and other Fédération Équestre Internationale (FEI) competition.
For longtime couple Rick Pickard and Helene Freeman, June 14 at the World Cutting Horse Association (WCHA) Fort Worth weekend cutting in the Will Rogers Coliseum became a lifetime moment when Pickard knelt in the deep arena sand and asked Freeman to be his wife. And to everyone’s delight, she said yes. “When I asked […]
The Reining Horse Foundation (RHF) announced an increase in its academic and need-based scholarship program for 2019. The nonprofit charitable arm of the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) is presenting eight awards — up from seven — and increasing the three top awards from $2,000 to $2,500 each. The recipients are: Amber Edmonds, of Pepperell, […]
The Gainesville, Texas, ranch that is home to Carol Rose Quarter Horses is now on the market.
Some of Europe’s best horses and riders made their way to the beautiful CS Ranch, situated in Givrins, Switzerland, and performed to their very best, from the grass root level to the professionals who participated in the highlight of the show, the €10.000-added SVAG CS Classic Open Trophy. The Open Trophy, which closed the event, […]
Scientists have discovered two new equine color genes that have applications to the modern Paint Horse, the American Paint Horse Association announced.
Some of the nation’s best young reiners will participate in the upcoming SVAG Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) World Reining Championships for Young Riders & Juniors. A record-breaking 16 countries will be represented at the show in Switzerland. With four countries taking part in the SVAG FEI European Championships for Seniors (France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland), lighting up […]