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The U.S.'s gold medal reining team at the FEI World Equestrian Games – Jordan Larson, Cade McCutcheon, Dan Huss and Casey Deary • Photo by Kelsey Pecsek Hruska

FEI Removes Reining, NRHA Responds

Reining was officially removed as a discipline by the FEI, a move officials with the NRHA expected and said was the result of not being able to blend two organizations with differing business models.
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NRHA Takes Action on Amateur Division

The Amateur division in reining has generated a lot of discussion in recent years, and on Monday the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) announced it had taken action.

NRHA Futurity

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Arizona wildfire from Pedro Baiao's ranch

Friends Ride to the Rescue of Pedro Baiao’s Reining Horses

In the midst of seemingly incessant bad news came this uplifting story from Cave Creek in Arizona. In late May, a wild fire raced across the desert and encroached on the stalls of reiner Pedro Baiao, who was feeling helpless as he tried to figure out how to rescue some 30 horses. “When we heard […]
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Lil Patron, Indy Roper the Boss at Mother’s Day Slide

Indiana reiner Indy Roper may not have been prepared for Arizona’s extremely hot temperatures during the belated Arizona Reining Horse Association Mother’s Day Slide, but luckily her two Derby horses, who are full-time residents at trainer Marco Ricotta’s Scottsdale facility, were fully acclimated. Roper’s first trip into the show pen was aboard Spooks Show Time […]