Jim and Mary Jo Milner were recognized with the Modine Smith Humanitarian Award in honor of their contributions to the sport of cutting.
Cade Shepard hasn’t been to every Augusta Futurity, but the high schooler figures he’s been to every one during his lifetime. “I love this show,” said the 16-year-old from Summerdale, Alabama. “I’ve been coming here ever since I was pretty much born.”
The chief marketing officer of the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) has resigned.
Nicole Pietrafeso was named the winner of the 2017 Todd Drummond Memorial Award, an annual honor that highlights Youth members who demonstrate scholastic achievement in addition to cutting and extracurricular activies.
Non-Pro cutter Paula Wood was honored for her pursuit of excellence with the 2017 Bill Freeman Award.
In 1970, Doc O’Lena became the first horse to make a clean sweep of the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Futurity Open preliminary rounds, semifinals and finals. Since then, the feat has not been repeated. But on Dec. 10, Dual Reyish carried Austin Shepard to the Futurity Open Championship, their fourth victory in a string that […]
Long-time National Cutting Horse Association [NCHA] member Bernie Kirkland was selected as the 2017 Mary Kingsbury Amateur Sportsmanship Award recipient.
Entrants in the 2017 National Cutting Horse Association [NCHA] Futurity cannot be shown in any other event involving cattle from the time of nomination through the end of the Futurity, including non-Futurity events held during the prestigious show in Fort Worth, Texas, the association announced Thursday.
The National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) is seeking nominations for the 2018 roster of the association’s Members Hall of Fame.