Cutting

  • Lance Cooper & Zen And Tonic Still Unstoppable - If you follow limited-age cutting and don’t recognize the name Zen And Tonic, you haven’t been paying attention. The 4-year-old mare has been a force in the arena with young Lance Cooper, and they have maintained that momentum for the Lucas Oil National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Super Stakes. Cooper, a 17-year-old non-pro based out […]
  • Hans Hansma Named to AQHA Hall of Fame - Hans Hansma was a man who really liked horses.
  • Anderson and Littlemak Ride to Classic Non-Pro Championship - The Will Rogers Coliseum has been quite kind to cutters riding early in the finals at this year’s Lucas Oil National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Super Stakes. Texas rancher Steve Anderson was no exception when he and his gelding Littlemak crushed the competition with a score of 224 as the third horse to go in […]
  • A Pistol for Callie - A Little Bossy retired from the show pen in 2016 with $405,985 in earnings after carrying R.L. Chartier to the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) World Championship. His last moment in the limelight was his induction into the NCHA Hall of Fame, and then he went to live with owners Gary and Karen Fields, who […]
  • Vangilder and Pattillo Split NCHA Super Stakes Classic Amateur Championship - Two riders came out on top in the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Super Stakes Classic Amateur finals, which saw 34 horses compete for the title. The first was Langson Pattillo, who rode Dualin Smooth Legacy to a 221 from the 19th hole. The score was matched two draws later by James Vangilder and Smooth […]
  • QHN Releases Online Cutting Event Feed For NCHA Triple Crown Shows - Staying up to date for the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Triple Crown events is now as easy as tapping an icon on your phone’s home screen. Thanks to a new event feed created by Quarter Horse News (QHN) and sponsored by the Quarter Horse News Stallion Register, the resources you need to make the most […]
  • Davis Double Dips in Unlimited Amateur - After 10 years riding cutting horses, Valleyview, Alberta, Canada, native Rocky Davis has found his saddle mate in Redneck Creyzy. The 4-year-old gelding dominated in the Will Rogers Coliseum for the second time April 11 at the Lucas Oil National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Super Stakes. He also took the Unlimited Amateur title in the […]
  • Barker Wins First Major NCHA Super Stakes Title with Smooth Nu Cat - The National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Super Stakes Classic Unlimited Amateur finals saw some big scores posted, with four riders marking above a 220. But Gary Barker and his homebred gelding Smooth Nu Cat blew them all away when they landed a 224 to win the title and a check for $13,815. Barker, who was […]
  • Vivas Lives It up in Will Rogers -   Nelson Vivas was astounded. Not only had he just won the 2018 NCHA Super Stakes Amateur Championship with a score of 216, he’d done it on Playboy Is Smooth, a horse he’d only ridden three times, including the event go-rounds. And, it was the day after his birthday. “Can you believe it? This is […]
  • Chelsea Tatum Marks Big to Win NCHA Super Stakes Classic Limited Non-Pro - In the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Super Stakes Classic Limited Non-Pro finals, the stakes were high almost right from the start. Langston Pattillo guided High Stylin CD to a 222 from the third draw, and the pressure was on for the rest of the contestants. However, Chelsea Tatum, of Granbury, Texas, didn’t let nerves […]