Tim McQuay (left) and Jennifer Easton (right) accepting an award from Greg Darnell (middle) at the 2000 NRHA Futurity, when Hollywood Dun It was inducted into the NRHA Hall of Fame. • QHN file photo

Reining Industry Grieves Loss of Jennifer Easton

Jennifer Easton, a longtime member of the reining community, passed away Aug. 1 at the age of 69. She posted her first check to Equi-Stat in 1989 and garnered more than $11,000 in the reining pen. But her greatest impact in the industry came from her role as a breeder and owner.

Updates to the 2017 NRHA Candidates

The final deadline to nominate candidates to the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Executive Committee and Board of Directors passed on Aug. 2, so a complete slate of candidates is now presented to the membership for consideration.
Tom McCutcheon and One Stormy Nite slide to the North Central Reining Horse Association Futurity Level 4 Open Championship. -- Photo by Molly Montag.

One Stormy Nite Takes Top Prize in North Central Reining Horse Association Futurity Open

Tom McCutcheon’s first two runs didn’t go as well as he’d hoped at the North Central Reining Horse Association (NCRHA) Futurity, but the Equi-Stat Elite $1 Million Rider’s final horse, One Stormy Nite, made up for the earlier mishaps.
Sir Long Legs & Austin Shepard • Photo by Alex Lynch

“Big A” Aces in Fort Worth 

At a show like the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Summer Spectacular, there is plenty of anticipation leading up to the Derby Open, and this year the performances brought the house down.

HC Herd Boss Takes Charge in Derby Limited Open Finals

The cooler weather moving through Fort Worth, Texas, this week made for some tricky cattle in the Will Rogers Coliseum during the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Summer Spectacular Derby Limited Open finals, but that didn’t stop HC Herd Boss and Justin Chalmers from commanding attention.

2016 Lifetime Reined Cow Horse Statistics

The Equi-Stat Lifetime Reined Cow Horse Statistics includes reined cow horse money earned between Jan. 1, 1992 and June 30, 2016. Money attributed to a rider, owner or breeder does not reflect who received the payout, but rather the money earned by horses ridden, owned or bred by that person, group or entity. In the […]

2016 Lifetime Reining Statistics

This review contains information compiled, researched and tabulated from 1988 through June 30, 2016. The charts rank reining’s all-time leaders according to money won at aged and ancillary events. The review includes regular purse money and money awarded by incentives open to all stallions. It does not include money awarded by restricted or “closed” incentives […]

2016 Cutting Annual Statistics

This 32nd annual Quarter Horse News Equi-Stat Annual Cutting Statistical Review contains information that was 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 and is in no way related to who actually received the money. In the […]

2017 Lifetime Cutting Statistics

The 2017 Lifetime Cutting Statistics contain information compiled, researched and tabulated through the end of 2016. The charts rank cutting’s all-time leaders according to money won at aged and any-age events. The data contained in this review includes regular purse money and money awarded by incentives open to all stallions. The money attributed to a […]