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Spooks Gotta Shoot and Ruben Vandorp • Photo courtesy of the Tulsa Reining Classic

Winners Crowned in Tulsa Reining Classic Developing Horse Futurities

Wednesday, Aug. 29 at the Tulsa Reining Classic continued with flashy reining horses and top-notch competition at Expo Square in Tulsa, Oklahoma, with the advent of two highly competitive but separate futurities. Equo Developing Horse Futurity Ruben Vandorp and Spooks Gotta Shoot (Spooks Gotta Gun x Lipstick Lies x Dynamite Badger), owned by Laurie Hauck, […]
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Europeans Slide to Austrian RHA Championships

National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Million Dollar Rider and multiple NRHA Open World Champion Rudi Kronsteiner earned his fifth Austrian Reining Horse Association (Austrian RHA) Futurity Championship. He scored a 220 in the Levels 4 and 3 Open with a brilliant run aboard Dr Lee Jeff (Dr Lee Hook x Nu Rum To Smoke x […]
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QT Devil Of Heaven Takes Austrian RHA Futurity Levels 2 and 1 Open

The Austrian Reining Horse Association (ARHA) 3-year-old Futurity Levels 2 and 1 Open were won by go-round leader Jeremy Ropert aboard QT Devil Of Heaven (Dun It On The QT x Moms Lil Ruffian x Lil Ruf Peppy) for owner Jan Tobias Kock. The duo scored a 217 to claim the Championship. The stallion was […]

Collegiate Judging Contest to Return to 2018 NRHA Futurity

The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) champions opportunities to develop the next generation of influencers within the sport of reining. One great illustration of this is the return of the Collegiate Judging Contest to the 2018 NRHA Futurity & Adequan® North American Affiliate Championship Show. The contest begins Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 4 p.m. with […]
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Kristen Avila Goes Xtra Step

Kristen Avila was unsure how the Buckeye Reining Series Coughlin Automotive Futurity Non-Pro, held Saturday, Aug. 18, was going to go for her.
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Zimmerman Slides to First and Second at AQHYA World Show

Taylor Zimmerman, of Rogersville, Missouri, wasn’t leaving anything to chance on her quest to win a World championship. That determination helped the 17-year-old rider, who has lifetime reining earnings of $136,943, win the American Quarter Horse Youth Association (AQHYA) Reining World Championship, as well as Reserve honors.