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Justin Rockey entered Fort Worth with a lead to defend in the Amateur World Championship Standings. His substitute horse, Metallic Tax, helped him do it. * Photo by Video West Productions.

Justin Rockey Wins NCHA Amateur World Championship

Justin Rockey had the lead going in the Amateur World Standings going into the NCHA World Finals, but he had a sneaking suspicion James Vangilder was going to give him a run for his money. He was right.
Lee Garner and Peponitas Acre at the 1996 NCHA Futurity.

Lee Garner, 75, Friend to the Cutting Industry, Dies

Lee Garner, a National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Members Hall of Famer, World Champion and one-of-a-kind personality and cutting horse promoter died Tuesday in Batesville, Mississippi, his beloved hometown. Garner was 75. A funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at the First United Methodist Church of Batesville. Visitation is scheduled to take place […]
Moms Stylish Player and Kenny Platt

Moms Stylish Player & Kenny Platt Power to Open World Finals Win

Moms Stylish Player and Kenny Platt were a force to be reckoned with at the 7 Ranch National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) World Finals. Platt, of Fort Lupton, Colorado, and the bay gelding nicknamed “Sprout” won three of four rounds in the Open – starting with a 227 in round one followed by a pair […]
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Benjamin James & Lightsaber Dual Win $15,000 Amateur World Finals

The $15,000 Amateur National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) World Finals and the World Championship race went down to the wire. In the end it was a pair of “Benjamins” — Benjamin James and Raven Benjamin — who proved victorious during the 7 Ranch NCHA World Finals in Fort Worth.. The top contenders in the World […]
This Isa Third wins $5,000 Novice

6 in a row! Mike Wood & This Isa Third win $5,000 Novice World Finals Title

The $5,000 Novice World Finals is Mike Wood’s world. The rest of us are just living in it. For the sixth year in a row, Wood took home the $5,000 Novice National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) World Finals Show Championship. This time, he did it with Christine King’s gelding, This Isa Third. They clinched the […]