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2015 AMERICANA Set For September

Playlite Denis PiniNew classes will be offered at the 2015 AMERICANA. Photo courtesy of Art & LightThe 2013 AMERICANA was a huge success – now the 2015 edition is on its way. From Sept. 2-6, the renowned Augsburg fairground in Germany will once more host the “Mecca of Western riding.” And AMERICANA will offer a number of new attractions, like Ranch Pleasure and Working Equitation.

2014 NCHA Summer Spectacular Sale

NCHA Summer Spectacular Sale
Held August 2, 2014
109 horses consigned
$963,300 gross for a $8,838 average
95 sold (87%), $822,600 net, $8,659 average and $6,500 median.
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Red River Rivalry & Shawn Hays Top SRCHA Rode To Reno Futurity Open

RedRiverRivalry SHays HHays 14Red River Rivalry with Shawn Hays and his son Hunter • Photo by Amber HodgeFort Worth, Texas’ Will Rogers Memorial Center hosted the Southwest Reined Cow Horse Association (SRCHA) Rode to Reno Aug. 14-17, where cow horse competitors came together to compete for top honors in the Futurity and Derby Open and Non-Pro classes.

Collar Stability — Breast Collar Fit and Safety

breastcollarsBreast Collars are generally an optional item on a saddle but for disciplines like barrel racing, roping, and cow horse where our horses make quick stops and turns with powerful acceleration and pull they can be a life saver. Steep inclines on the trail are another place a breast collar is invaluable.

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New Program For Paint Horses At Tulsa Reining Classic

APHA logoThe American Paint Horse Association (APHA) will bring a splash of color to the 2014 Tulsa Reining Classic (TRC), slated for Aug. 26-31. A new partnership has been created between APHA and the TRC, according to Cheryl Cody of the TRC Management Team.

2015 NRHA Proposed Bylaw Amendments & Officer Elections

Voting for the 2015 NRHA proposed Bylaw Amendments and Officer Elections are open. Electronic ballets (eBallot) will be accepted through Sept. 8, and absentee paper ballots will be accepted through Sept. 4. Voters must be at least 19 years of age by Jan. 1, 2014 to participate. Associate Members are not eligible to vote in this election.