Bet He Sparks and Clayton Edsall made quick work of the National Reined Cow Horse Associations’ (NRCHA) Open Hackamore Classic, taking the event by storm with a 668 composite and earning $15,173 for owner K & L Phillips LLC of Corona Del Mar, California. “It’s great, he’s been a really good horse,” Edsall recounted, reflecting […]
Quarter Horse News caught up with Clayton Edsall, of Oakdale, Calif., after he piloted Bet Hesa Boon (Bet Hesa Cat x Flo N Blu Boon x Pretty Boy Boon) to the 2019 National Stock Horse Association (NSHA) Open Derby championship
A thrilling day of reined cow horse action on Saturday, June 15, wrapped up the main event at the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Jack and Phoebe Cooke Memorial Derby, presented by Cats Picasso. The Derby is one of the most prestigious events for 4- and 5-year-old reined cow horses. Shown two-handed in a […]
When Metallic Train entered the John Justin Arena during the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Open Hackamore finals on Feb. 20, she already had more than $130,000 to her name. She added another $9,000 to that total after carrying Clayton Edsall to the World title with a composite 442.5 (222 rein/220.5 cow). “She was […]
Bet Hesa Boon has always been a good show horse, but this year something always seemed to keep him from bringing home an Open championship. That changed at the National Stock Horse Association (NSHA) Futurity show in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Trainer Clayton Edsall knew Bet He Sparks had to throw down a monster fence run to get a piece of the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Derby. He felt the horse had it in him. “Sparky” didn’t let him down.
It was very close, but Californian Clayton Edsall came out on top of the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) herd work preliminary round.
The National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Stallion Stakes is the second of the association’s premier events. Held March 24-31 at the South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa in Las Vegas, the Stakes welcomed winners from across the continent. Read all about this year’s action at the Stakes here.
What happens when you win $85,000 in Las Vegas? Ask Clayton Edsall.
As a sharp-looking blue roan, Bet Hesa Boon is a stallion tends to catch the eye of those around him. Hopefully he doesn’t mind, because his success so far at the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Stakes is probably going to get him even more attention.