Im Licken Checks and Brent Erickson started about as well as a cutting horse and trainer can by marking a first-go 222 Friday then adding a 218 Saturday to earn a combined $7,586 and the South Point Futurity Open Championship with a 440 composite.
As reined cow horse trainers prepare their 3-year-olds for the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Snaffle Bit Futurity in Reno, Nev., Todd Bergen can easily say he’s getting excited. Up against some of his future Reno competition, Bergen piloted Peptos Shiney Pistol to a National Stock Horse Association (NSHA) Futurity Open win. The show was held in Paso Robles, Calif., Aug. 15-18.
West Texas Futurity, held Aug. 10-18 in Amarillo, Texas. There were 17 teams competing for the Futurity Open Championship, but in the end, it was CR Too Catty and Tatum Rice who led the field and took home the title with a 220.It was a big night for 3 year olds at the
The National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Summer Spectacular Amateur finals were all squeezed into a single day of cutting in Will Rogers Coliseum. The morning of July 24 in Fort Worth kicked off with the Derby Amateur, where Robert Tieperman and Matthew Dedden tied for the Championship.
Brandon Dufurrena and his mare Nievas won Tuesday’s Classic/Challenge Non-Pro finals at the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Summer Spectacular in Fort Worth with a 223, his mother headed straight toward the horse.After
National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Classic/Challenge John Deere Open finals in Fort Worth. Sally Cats Hot and Jesse Lennox, along with Cherrey and Dean Domann, each secured $4,415 checks with those efforts.Two 6-year old mares both posted scores of 222, resulting in a Co-Championship during Monday’s
National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Summer Spectacular in Fort Worth.Canadian Lauren Minshall and Iowa resident Mandy Kirchner marked 218 and 217 scores, respectively, with two 6-year-old geldings to finish as Champion and Reserve Champion in Sunday’s Classic/Challenge Limited Non-Pro finals at the