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While the Augusta Futurity working area is currently smaller than other pens, Dorn hopes expanding it will give cutters a more pleasant competitive experience. • Photo by Kelsey Pecsek Hruska

Augusta Futurity to Celebrate 40th Anniversary with Working Area Expansion

The typical 40-year anniversary gift is a ruby, usually set in a necklace or other type of jewelry. The Augusta Futurity, which will celebrate 40 years in 2019, is doing something a little different.

2018 EL RANCHO MERCURIA/NCHA WORLD SERIES OF CUTTING

Rancho Murieta, CA – Sept. 13-14, 2018 42 Entries – $50,000 Added – $65,456 Total Purse Horse / Rider / Owner / Score / Finals $ MERCURIA OPEN – 20 E. – $25,000 Add. – $32,360 TP 1) REYNING CATS (13M) / Russ Westfall / Jerry J & Suzanne Rava, 225, $12,780 (Dual Rey x […]
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Legendary Sire Dual Pep Dies at 33

Acclaimed cutting horse sire Dual Pep has passed away. The stallion was humanely euthanized Sept. 25, just two days after his daughter Tears From Heaven captured the Brazos Bash Futurity Open title less than 10 miles away from his longtime home at Alpha Equine.
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What Daddy Don Know And Cromer Deliver At Cascades Futurity

Normally, there’s a chance Julie Clarke might get nervous when one of her cutting horses compete at big event. Fortunately, she was way too busy helping run the Cascades Futurity to worry too much as What Daddy Don Know walked to the herd in the Classic Challenge Open finals.
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Joey Varnadore Squeaks Out NYCHA Senior Youth World Finals Show Win

The conversation in the alleyway prior to introductions for the Senior Youth World Finals focused on points. With just two points separating Joey Varnadore from powerhouse rider Cade Shepard, the two teens speculated on who might come out the winner. Little did they know what the night would hold.