National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Executive Director Jay Winborn is one of four finalists for an award that celebrates ingenuity and service to the horse industry.
Quarter Horse News Editor Kelsey Pecsek caught up with 2017 National Reined Cow Horse Association Open Bridle National Champion Roy Rich, who won his title riding Rocking J Ranch Inc.’s Very Smart Luck. The 2011 gelding (Very Smart Remedy x Gunna Be Lucky x Gunna Smoke), who amassed 177 year-end points during the year, has lifetime […]
Friends of the late Shawn Renshaw are hosting a benefit for the California reined cow horse competitor’s family.
The World’s Greatest Horseman is one of the most highly anticipated events of the year. Every February, the best cow horse competitors gather in Fort Worth, Texas, to showcase their bridle horses in four events with hopes of claiming the prestigious title on the last day of the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Celebration […]
On Thursday, Feb. 15, Myles Brown brought all he had during the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Non-Pro Hackamore finals.
John Swales, of Millarville, Alberta, Canada, the 2017 World’s Greatest Horseman Champion, added another major accolade to his resume when he guided SLR Won Smart Wolf (Paddys Irish Whiskey x Smart Miss Wolf x Smart Trip Olena) owned by Keri Hudson-Reykdal, to the Open Two Rein World Championship.
Reined cow horse derbies are specifically for 4- and 5-year-old horses. They are shown two-handed in a snaffle bit or hackamore and judged in three events: herd work, rein work and cow work. At the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Celebration of Champions on Monday, Feb. 12 in Fort Worth, Texas, winners in five […]
When Bart Holowath and Smart Lookin Nurse rode to the top of the herd and rein works in the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Cow Horse Classic Derby, it was a sign of things to come. In the fence work, the duo marked a 148, which gave them a composite 442 (148 herd/146 rein) […]
NRCHA World Championships World’s Greatest Horseman Cow Horse Classic Derby
Though Luke Jones has won many awards since he began Jones Performances Horses back in 2002, winning the Iowa Quarter Horse Association-appointed American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) Most Valuable Professional Horseman Award was an honor because of how he was selected for it.