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Mandy McCutcheon Rides Ms Whiz Dunit To Win NRHA Futurity Non-Pro Go-Round

Ms Whiz Dunit MMcCutcheonMs Whiz Dunit & Mandy McCutcheonThe National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity & Adequan® North American Affiliate Championship is edging closer to its final weekend. The show runs through Dec. 7 at Oklahoma State Fair Park in Oklahoma City, Okla. Mandy McCutcheon, of Aubrey, Texas, and her Ms Whiz Dunit (Topsail Whiz x A Bueno Poco Dunit) jumped to the top of the Level 4 Non-Pro standings with a go-round score of 219.

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REF Magico & Jordan Larson Top NRHA Futurity Open Composite

REFMagico JoLarsonREF Magico & Jordan LarsonSome of the world’s best riders battled it out in the final section of the nearly $500,000-added National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity Open go-rounds during the NRHA Futurity & Adequan® North American Affiliate Championship (NAAC) Show. The event runs through Dec. 7 at Oklahoma State Fair Park in Oklahoma City, Okla., with the NRHA Futurity Open finals featured on the closing day.

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REF Magico & Jordan Larson Hold The NRHA Futurity Open Go-Round Lead

REFMagico JoLarsonREF Magico & Jordan Larson • Photo by WaltenberryThe first go-round of the nearly $500,000-added National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity Open ended Sunday, Dec. 1, at the 2013 NRHA Futurity & Adequan North American Affiliate Championship (NAAC) Show, which continues through Dec. 7 in Oklahoma City. The high score of 222.5, marked Saturday by REF Magico (Big Chex To Cash x Skeets Genuine Miss x Skeets Peppy) and NRHA Professional Jordan Larson, held through more than 100 runs from Sunday’s section.

NCHA World Finals Starts Friday

smoothasazeeMary Jo Milner and Smooth As A Zee • Photo by Forrest PhotographyMary Jo Milner begins her quest for an eighth National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Non-Pro World Championship and three horses will vie for the 2013 Open title as the NCHA World Finals start Friday night in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Impressive Lineup Set For The NRHA World Championship Shootout

ShinersChic AFappani2012 Shootout Co-Champions Shiners Chic & Andrea Fappani • Photo by WaltenberryOn Nov. 28, the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity, one of the most highly anticipated events each year for reiners and reining fans, begins in Oklahoma City. Among the world-class events to take place this year is the NRHA Open World Championship Shootout. The $75,000-added class, to be held Thursday, Dec. 5, will play a major role in determining the 2013 NRHA Open World Champions. The preliminary entry list from the NRHA is chock full of strong and serious contenders.
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A Time For Jazz & Zane Davis Top Montana Reined Cow Horse Futurity Open

ATimeForJazz ZDavisA Time For Jazz & Zane Davis - Photo by Scootemnshootem PhotographyThe Majestic Valley Arena in Kalispell, Mont., hosted the Montana Reined Cow Horse Futurity Oct. 11-13. Doug Williamson, of Bakersfield, Calif., was the judge for 135 entries. The show was originated and nurtured by Dave Vietor, assisted by a loyal group of board members who have kept it going. Unfortunately, Vietor passed away last year shortly after the Montana show, and this year, it was dedicated to his memory.
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Reyzin and Rapp Take NCHA Non-Pro Horse of Year Lead

reyzinMary Ann Rapp and ReyzinMary Ann Rapp and Reyzin did what they wanted to do on Nov. 3 in Paso Robles, Calif. They won the Pacific Coast Cutting Horse Association/Borjon Auto Center Futurity Non-Pro Cutting Stakes with a 225 to earn $10,688, and more importantly to Rapp, 12 National Cutting Horse Association Non-Pro Horse of the Year points.

Those dozen points catapulted Rapp’s 4-year-old mare from a nine-point deficit to a three-point lead over her 6-year-old rival Light N Lily, a mare owned and ridden by Kaitlyn Larsen Wimberly of Millsap, Texas.