The word Sanctus translates to “holy” in Latin. In cutting, it has become synonymous with “win.”
The Special 5 returned to the Breeder's Invitational in a big way in 2021, with horses sired by eligible stallions competing for an additional $340,000 in added money.
Todd Quirk has Reystylin Smooth to thank for a lot of his career highlights, and now he has the gelding to thank for a major win at the Kit Kat Sugar NCHA Super Stakes.
Reigning NCHA Futurity Open Champion All Spice and trainer Adan Banuelos are back in the winner's circle, taking the 4-Year-Old Open at The Cattlemen's in a display of style and talent that had one of her owners seeing shades of a cutting great.
All Spice and trainer Adan Banuelos etched their names in the history books as winners of the 2020 NCHA Futurity Open Championship.
Most of the more than $4 million Todd Bergen has won in his career came in the reining and reined cow horse arenas.
The 2019 National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Futurity Open finals was nothing short of entertaining, keeping the audience cheering until the very end. Twenty horses and riders made it back to the finals, held Dec. 15 in the Will Rogers Coliseum in Fort Worth, Texas. From the first draw, Twice In Santiago and Adan Banuelos […]
Armani Blue and Adan Banuelos added a second futurity victory to their show record, winning the Futurity Open Championship at the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) El Rancho Futurity and Foothill Fiesta with a 225 finals score at the Murieta Equestrian Center in Rancho Murieta, California. At the end of August, Banuelos rode the blue […]
Adan Banuelos had two good reasons to celebrate at the Idaho Cutting Horse Association (ICHA) Futurity in Nampa after riding Armani Blue to victory in the Futurity Open finals and Badboonarising to the 4-Year-Old Open winner’s circle. Also claiming two aged-event championships at the Ford Idaho Horse Park was Elizabeth Quirk, who rode Dressedin Smartstyle […]
Last year, Austin Shepard piloted Deluxe Checks to the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Open World title shortly before riding Dual Reyish to the Futurity Open Championship – a feat that had rarely been accomplished before. But Tatum Rice stepped up to the challenge, navigating Hashtags to the Open World title before arriving in the Futurity […]