In the spirit of the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) reaching out to youth across the country, a Texas affiliate is helping to educate cow horse riders in the 4-H ranks. The Southwest Reined Cow Horse Youth Association (SRCHyA) recently sponsored a clinic during the Texas State 4-H Horse Show in Abilene. Trainer Shawn Hays teamed with SRCHyA board members Reece Rosenaur and Paden Jarosz to discuss both the reined and cow portion of the class.
The National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) recently addressed the issue of crowdfunding – the practice of raising money for a project or venture using a widespread internet appeal – and whether this is an acceptable method for a non-pro competitor to pay show fees.
The National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) recently released the results of its 2015 board of directors election. Six seats were open in this cycle. Five existing board members – Paul Bailey, Sandy Collier, Amanda Gardiner, Dan Roeser and Jon Roeser – were re-elected. Brad Barkemeyer is new to the board this year, and fills the sixth vacant spot.
Foals by Nic It In The Bud and Dual Rey have broken the seven-figure earnings mark in the reined cow horse arena, making them the 13th and 14th horses to achieve National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Million Dollar Sire status.
Merle Jay Meyers of Bannock Creek, Pocatello, Idaho unexpectedly passed away on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, while enjoying one of his most treasured pastimes – showing horses at the Magic Valley Reined Cow Horse Association Futurity. He was 65.
The National Reined Cow Horse Association has released a new “Introduction to Reined Cow Horse” video, designed to familiarize National High School Rodeo Association (NHSRA) contestants with the newest event in the NHSRA competitive lineup.
Benny Guitron have organized an auction to help with his out-of-pocket medical costs. Now through Jan. 24, bidders may view the auction online at www.32auctions.com/bennyguitron. The online portion of the auction will close prior to the live event, hosted at the Arizona Sun Circuit in Scottsdale, Ariz., Jan. 25-Feb. 1.Friends of
Items will be located in the North Concourse at WestWorld for the duration of the show. A phone line will be set-up for those not at the show to bid. Live auction and cocktail party will be held Feb. 1 at 4:00 p.m. in a location to be announced later.