2014 NCHA Summer Spectacular
Fort Worth, TX - July 12-Aug. 4, 2014
1,786 Entries - $650,000 Added - $2,448,668 Total Purse
2014 NRCHA Derby
Paso Robles, CA- June 9-14, 2014
388 Entries - $160,000 Added - $423,080.10 Total Purse
Junie Wood & John Mitchell Top Super Stakes Open
National Cutting Horses Association (NCHA) Super Stakes Open title and $75,000.Some Kinda Highbrow and Austin Shepard set the bar high with 222, but 4-year-old mare Junie Wood, owned by Slate River Ranch, and John Mitchell topped it with a 229 to win Saturday night’s
ZR One Takes Kristen Galyean All The Way
National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Super Stakes has been a successful one for Kristen Galyean. The Claremore, Okla., non-pro followed up a first- and second-place finish in the Gelding Non-Pro with a Super Stakes Non-Pro Championship.This year’s
Hall Makes Haul With Hal In Limited Non-Pro
National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Super Stakes Limited Non-Pro finals Friday night. Royal Red Hal, bred by Gary and Kathy Benton, of Arkansas City, Kan., is sired by Halreycious and out of the Peptoboonsmal mare Royal Red Pepto.Whitney Hall, of Commanche, Okla., and Royal Red Hal earned a 219 to win the
Stowe named Univ. of KY Ag Equine Programs Director
University of Kentucky Ag Equine Programs and Dickson Professor of Equine Science and Management beginning May 1. Stowe, an associate professor within the College of Agriculture’s Department of Agricultural Economics, follows Ed Squires as the leader of the multidisciplinary equine program that serves as a gateway to all equine activities in the college.Jill Stowe has been named director of
North American International Livestock Expo Dates Set
The 40th annual North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE) is scheduled for Nov. 9-22 at the Kentucky Exposition Center (KEC), Louisville, Ken. Planning for this year’s event is underway. Individual breed show dates will be finalized soon.
Investing In Gen Z
Generation Z – they’re the Google Generation, the iGeneration and Generation Now. But most importantly, sitting in front of tablets, cell phones and on-demand TV are the curious minds of future horsemen and women.
“When you look at children ages 5-9 years old, their ultimate love for horses is not reining, cutting, Western or English. It’s a unicorn, a My Little Pony and a Breyer horse,” explained Todd Branson, the director of youth development for the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA). So how should a parent fuel the interest of a youngster that is captivated by horses?
Two-Rein Champions Crowned At NRCHA Hackamore Classic
Lyn Anderson and Tuckers Smart Cat win Open Two Rein; Glenn Kaplan and No Wright To Smoke top Non-Pro division
As the sun went down in Pueblo, Colo., on Thursday, May 2, the first of the NRCHA Hackamore Classic horse show competitors entered the arena for the Open and Non-Pro Two Rein classes.