As the first horse walked into the pen for set No. 1 of the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Metallic Cat Summer Spectacular Classic/Challenge Open finals, the audience buzzed with anticipation. Both sets were stacked with horses that could claim the grand prize, and each new horse-and-rider brought with them into the arena the anticipation […]
When Somethingtobelievein set foot in the deep Will Rogers sand, it probably looked like any other cutting to the sorrel mare.
A spell of bad luck didn’t deter Thomas Bray and Im Highly Decorated from cutting their way to victory in the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Metallic Cat Summer Spectacular Classic/Challenge Limited Open. The duo scored a 221.5 to bring home the title, winning $11,954. “I hadn’t made the finals in here [Will Rogers Coliseum] […]
After having won the 5/6-Year-Old Unlimited Amateur Championship at The Non Pro plus The Open a few weeks prior to the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Western Nationals, Regan Plendl and her fancy gelding Cats Lightning Rey continued their winning streak. The pair claimed the Non-Pro Championship with a 221 score to earn a $5,070 […]
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 […]
Check out the leading horses, riders, sires, owners and breeders from the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Western National Championships!
The finals at the NCHA Western National Championships in Denver were already familiar territory to Mike Wood and Little Jackson Cat.
Homebred A Groovy Kindof Love made owner and rider Traci Shehady proud when he won the 4-Year-Old Unlimited Amateur Championship at The Non Pro Plus The Open. The pair scored a 219 together, besting second place Emmy Be Tuff and rider Margot Hazell by 4 points. “He was just really spot on and had it […]
This was only the third show Back Street Cat and Christina Cox competed in together, but it didn’t seem to deter them from cutting to the top of the leaderboard in the 4-Year-Old Non-Pro at The Non Pro Plus the Open with a 222.
Being the first to go in a class can be intimidating to even seasoned riders, but Im Countin On Annie and Matt Miller did not let it get in their way as they cut to a score of 222 in the 4-Year-Old Open at The Non Pro Plus The Open, taking home a $10,000 paycheck. […]