Clayton Edsall has more than one shot in the NRCHA Stallion Stakes Open finals. He topped the preliminaries aboard Metallic Train (pictured at the Cow Horse Classic Derby). • Photo by Kristin Pitzer

VIDEO: Edsall Leads Field Into NRCHA Stallion Stakes Open Finals

California horseman Clayton Edsall was on top of the leaderboard after the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Stallion Stakes preliminaries.

Time to Start Again

Hi All! It’s the time of year when we are breeding our mares in hopes of raising the next futurity champion. Finally, I can now say I have experienced it from start to finish! It has been a lifelong dream of mine to win the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity Open, but winning it […]

Registration Open for AHC’s Annual Meeting

Registration is now open for the American Horse Council’s (AHC) 2018 Annual Meeting and National Issues Forum, to be held at the Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C. Registration information, along with a tentative schedule, is available on the AHC website. The theme of the National Issues Forum will be “Let’s Capitalize On It!” and will focus […]

OKRHA Ride & Slide Adds a Little Tinsel to its Hollywood

After a successful reining career in which Hollywoodstinseltown (Hollywood Dun It x Miss Tinseltown x Great Red Pine) earned $178,156 in the show pen – including the 2009 National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Derby and National Reining Breeders Classic (NRBC) Level 3 Open championships and a gold medal from the 2010 World Equestrian Games Reining […]

Fappani Has Epic Night at Cactus Reining Classic

With 72 horses in the Derby Open, the Cactus Reining Classic showcased talented riders late into the night on March 24. For a while, Ifwhizswereguns and Andrea Fappani were in the lead after marking a 229.5, until Martin Muehlstaetter and Spooks Grand Slam took over with a 231. But Fappani wasn’t done yet. Riding Epic […]

Mark Blake in the “Money” at the Cactus Reining Classic

The Cactus Reining Classic, held in Scottsdale, Arizona, March 21-25, brought reiners from all over the country to its warm, dry climate. The facilities at Westworld of Scottsdale left little to be desired, with plenty of room for everyone to branch out. The competition in the Derby Non-Pro was fierce, with more than 60 competitors […]

SPECIALS! SPECIALS! SPECIALS!

SANNMAN (Metallic Cat x The Smart Look x Smart Little Lena) Who am I? I am a champion! – offering a 10 percent discount (offer expires May 1) Sannman is a rare gem! By leading sire Metallic Cat and out of the legendary The Smart Look, he should be on everyone’s list of stallions! His […]

Champion Talks with Roy Rich

Quarter Horse News Editor Kelsey Pecsek caught up with 2017 National Reined Cow Horse Association Open Bridle National Champion Roy Rich, who won his title riding Rocking J Ranch Inc.’s Very Smart Luck. The 2011 gelding (Very Smart Remedy x Gunna Be Lucky x Gunna Smoke), who amassed 177 year-end points during the year, has lifetime […]