In 2020, Mike Wood won three NCHA World Championships -- including the Open title with Dawn Chapman's Little Jackson Cat. • Photo by Mia Webster.

After Dream Year, Trainer Mike Wood Looks to 2021

Trainer Mike Wood was ready to ease up a bit after accomplishing a dazzling feat of three NCHA World titles in 2020. But, don’t think that means he’ll be taking the year off.
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Payne Named As 2018 Bill Freeman Award Winner

The Bill Freeman Award is given annually to a cutting competitor who epitomizes the namesake’s tradition of pursuing excellence in the show pen. In 2018, that honor was bestowed upon trainer James Payne.