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Weekend Cutting Turns into a Proposal

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 […]
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Reining Horse Foundation Expands Scholarship Program

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, […]
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SVAG CS Classic Open Goes to Spook N Perla

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, […]
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16 Nations Compete at SVAG FEI World Championships

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 […]
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Misty Greeson Rides to First NCHA Western Nationals Title

It could have been beginner’s luck, but more than likely, winning the $50,000 Amateur finals at her first National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Western Nationals was the result of Misty Greeson’s hard work and determination to make Lil Maddy Rey a show champion. The duo scored a 222 for the win and garnered $4,303. Greeson […]