NRCHA) World's Greatest Horseman Championship finals, held Saturday, Feb. 22, in Fort Worth, Texas, came down to the very last fence run. The showdown in Cowtown ended with Spearman, Texas, professional Boyd Rice capturing the $25,000 World's Greatest Horseman Championship by a half-point aboard Oh Cay N Short.True to form, the National Reined Cow Horse Association (
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Believe it or not, breeding season is here again! I know it still seems like the dead of winter on the polar ice caps this year, but it’s mid-February and best to just act like life is semi-normal. Hopefully, if you wanted to get a head start on the breeding season, your mares have been under lights since the end of November and are cycling along well.
By Anna Mitchell
I am a firm believer in learning from other people's mistakes and achievements as much as my own. Let’s take a look at what is working for those that have made it to the top and see if we can't borrow an idea of two that might work for us as well.
Here are some tips from top athletes:
Cattalou and Beau Galyean, Derby Open Champions at last June’s Pacific Coast Cutting Horse Association (PCCHA) Derby in Las Vegas, experienced good fortune again Friday as Arbuckle Mountain Futurity 5/6-Year-Old Open Champions with a 222 finish worth $15,116.
Celebration of Champions, held Feb. 14-22 at the Will Rogers Equestrian Center in Fort Worth, Texas, began with the Aaron Ranch Cow Horse Classic, a three-event herd work, rein work and cow work derby for 4- and 5-year-old horses, shown in the snaffle or hackamore.The National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA)
National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Professional who exemplified excellence in the NRHA community in 2013. Nominations are due March 1, and any current NRHA member can nominate a 2013 NRHA Professional.Nominate a