The Mid America Classic, scheduled to start today and run through Aug. 10 in Pueblo, Colo., has been canceled due to concerns over a recent vesicular stomatitis outbreak in the state. E J Laubscher, president of the Colorado Reined Cowhorse Association, said canceling was the responsible thing to do.
The 2014 NCHA Summer Spectacular Sale, produced by Western Bloodstock Ltd., preceded the NCHA Derby finals on Aug. 2 at Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas, and topped the 2013 NCHA Summer Spectacular Sale with 87 percent completed sales, including a strong $33,300 average for the top five highest-sellers.
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Bidding is now open for the 2014 Quarter Horse News Tulsa Reining Classic Stallion Auction. At the 2014 event, Quarter Horse News will be giving away two prize packages valued at $5,000!
Fort Worth, TX - Aug. 14-17, 2014
173 Entries - $53,100 Added - $84,674.03 Total Purse
Amarillo, TX – Aug. 9-17, 2014
587 Entries - $162,000 Added - $477,062.16 Total Purse
Omega Alpha - Equine products! Just check out that rugged, saguaro cactus-studded desert!Eileen Rafaelli, of Gold Canyon, Arizona, is this week’s winner in the Quarter Horse News/Horsecity.com My Favorite Place to Ride Photo Contest. She will receive $150 in
The 22 finalists in the 2014 Great American Insurance/NCHA Derby Non-Pro finals Saturday afternoon had to work to earn their share of the $362,543 purse. The co-champions, Armando Costa Neto and Page Bowman, each earned a 218 in the first set, and the scores held to the end.
Everyone loves Fridays, but Sheridan Clark had 10,101 extra reasons and dollars to like Aug. 1. Riding her NCHA Futurity Limited Non-Pro champion Meradas Puddy Cat, Clark marked a 225 to repeat as Summer Spectacular Derby Limited Non-Pro champs.