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Even after his death, Colonels Smoking Gun (Gunner) continues to be a powerhouse in the NRHA Futurity and the reining industry. * Photo by Cheryl Cody

STALLIONS: Leading 2020 NRHA Futurity Sires

The leading sires list at the 2020 National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity was dominated by one name. Gunner.

2019 Lifetime Reining Statistics

The thrill of sliding stops and the rush of quick turnarounds are just two of the reasons reiners stay hooked. Each rider strives for the unmistakable finesse of a high-scoring run in the show pen, while breeders and owners work hard to build a foundation to help those in the arena succeed. Many of the horses, […]

2019 Annual Reining Statistics

This 31st annual Quarter Horse News Equi-Stat Annual Reining Statistical Review contains information compiled, researched and tabulated by Equi-Stat, a division of Cowboy Publishing Group. Money attributed to a horse is the amount of money that particular horse won in 2018 and is in no way related to who actually received the money. In the sire, dam and […]
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2019 Top 5 Reining Sires

What does it take for a stallion to build a name for himself? With the quantity of top-level sires available in the Western performance horse industry today, it’s not an easy feat. Still, the cream always seems to rise and quality genetics endure. The Equi-Stat Five-Year Stallion Statistics were created to give credit where it is due […]

2019 Reining Owner Statistics

The Equi-Stat Owner Statistics were first published by Quarter Horse News in 2012. This statistical section was established to recognize cutting, reining and reined cow horse owners for their horses’ accomplishments in the show pen. The owners range from veterans — who have been in the industry for decades — to new- comers, all of whom are […]

2019 Reining Breeder Statistics

Earnings for this statistical section were compiled by Equi-Stat, a division of Cowboy Publishing Group. All of the main cutting, reining and reined cow horse breed- er charts include major limited-age money through Dec. 31, 2018, as well as earnings from weekend, ancillary or horse show events that were recorded in the database through Aug. 31, 2018. […]