Lance Johnston hit on a lucky streak at the National Stock Horse Association Futurity, Derby and World’s Richest Stock Horse event in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Lindsay, Calif., horseman rode to the Open and Intermediate Open Futurity titles on Here Comes The Boon (by Once In A Blu Boon) on Sunday, August 25. And, Johnston […]
Quarter Horse News caught up with 2019 NSHA Non-Pro Derby Champion Eric Freitas.
Luca Fappani made the Fappani name proud when he stormed the Reining By The Bay Derby Levels 4, 3 and 2 Non-Pro on July 26. Fappani marked a 226.5 on Sharp Dressed Spook, a 2014 gelding sired by Spooks Gotta Whiz and out of the mare Dolittle Lena (by Shining Spark). His multiple wins on […]
The second day of the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Jack & Phoebe Cooke Memorial Derby, presented by Cats Picasso, is complete. Several horse show spectaculars exhibitors walked through the herd, completing their first of three events on Monday, June 10 at the Paso Robles Event Center. NRCHA Derby Non-Pro and Non-Pro Limited riders […]
Trainer Clayton Edsall knew Bet He Sparks had to throw down a monster fence run to get a piece of the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Derby. He felt the horse had it in him. “Sparky” didn’t let him down.
The Breeder’s Invitational (BI) kicked off May 12 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and the Classic/Challenge Open finals, held May 15, hosted a field of 23 horses. One five-year-old superstar had to wait for 22 of them to make their runs before he could spar for the championship as the last draw of the second set. Two-and-a-half […]
Ponoka, Alberta, Canada, unlimited amateur rider Danny Jones cut his way to the top of The Cattlemens Derby and Classic 5/6-Year-Old Unlimited Amateur division. In the first go, Jones was the sixth draw out of 47 competitors aboard Play Miss Boonsmal. The duo had a solid run going until their third cow. “The first two […]
Abilene, TX – Jan. 4-10, 2017 540 Entries – $157,000 Added – $554,907.37 Total Purse Horse / Rider / Owner / Score / Final $$ / Total $$
WORLD’S GREATEST HORSEMAN
Fort Worth, TX – Feb. 15-20, 2016
27 Entries - $50,000 Added - $97,250 Total Purse
FLORIDA REINING CLASSIC
Tampa, FL – Feb. 24-28, 2016
162 Entries - $49,500 Added - $72,884.29 Total Purse