Reined Cow Horse

  • horse rider cow Morgan Holmes and The Smart Dun Win Non-Pro Two Rein World Championship - When Morgan Holmes and The Smart Dun arrived at this year’s National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Celebration of Champions, a year had passed since they had last shown together, but there was no sign of any rust that needed to be removed. The duo confidently took control and marked a composite 431.5 (211 rein/220.5 […]
  • horse and rider Shining CD Light Sparkles in NRCHA Tres Osos Cow Horse Derby Open - After winning the 2018 National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Snaffle Bit Futurity a few months ago, the NRCHA’s new president, Corey Cushing, came back to Fort Worth with a different horse — Shining CD Light — and cut, slid and circled his way to another title. He and the stallion, who has not been in […]
  • horse rider and cow Toni Hagen Heath Pilots Legend De Lena to NRCHA Tres Osos Cow Horse Derby Non-Pro Title - While the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Celebration of Champions spotlights horses of every age, the limited-age event showcases some of the top derby horses in the sport. This year’s Tres Osos Cow Horse Derby boasted 30 entries in the Non-Pro division, and when it was all said and done, Toni Hagen Heath, of […]
  • horse and rider and cow NRCHA Tres Osos Cow Horse Derby Action Heating Up - Just one event remains before a Tres Osos Cow Horse Classic Derby champion will be crowned at Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Leading the Derby Open with a 442.5, thanks to scores of 220.5 in the herd and 222 in the rein work, is Shiners Diamond Cat (WR This Cats Smart x […]
  • horse and rider and cow Lucas Oil Dirt & Diamonds NRCHA Derby Celebrates West Coast Cow Horses - The Lucas Oil Dirt & Diamonds National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Derby kicked off the new year of competition with a bang! Held at the Murieta Equestrian Center in Rancho Murieta, California, the three-day event drew many exhibitors from a large variety of Western states and Canada. Professionally managed by Total Equine Event Management […]
  • horse and rider and cow Day One of the NRCHA Celebration of Champions LAE in the Books - The highly anticipated National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Celebration of Champions got underway Thursday, Feb. 14 at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas, with the Tres Osos Cow Horse Derby Open herd work. The Tres Osos Cow Horse Derby features 4- and 5-year-old reined cow horses shown two-handed in a hackamore or […]
  • women standing outside Collier & Schulte Offer Free Online Training Series - Two respected trainers and personal coaches in the Western performance horse world are offering a free online training series to help riders prepare for this year’s show season.
  • Girl riding a horse Tang N Tecate: Talented, Gritty & A Teacher To The End - Tang N Tecate was a World Champion and two-time National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) premier event winner, but the owners of the late gelding say he was also a teacher and example of perseverance.
  • horse and rider and cow Expected Poor Weather Forces CRCA Show Cancelation - The Colorado Reined Cow Horse Association (CRCA) has made the decision to cancel the CRCA Last Chance Futurity due to weather precautions. The show was to be held Nov. 30-Dec. 2 at the Kiplinger Arena in McCook, Nebraska. Meteorologists predict surrounding areas of Nebraska and Colorado will receive 3-9 inches of snow in the next […]
  • Reined Cow Horse’s Man on the East Coast, Dom Conicelli, Remembered for His Love of People & Horses - The reined cow horse industry lost a great supporter when Dominic “Dom” Conicelli died in October. The Collegeville, Pennsylvania, resident and pioneer of reined cow horse on the East Coast was 86.