Some of reining’s biggest stars are going to be on television. The new series, called The Last Cowboy, will feature the journey for eight trainers pointing for a $1 million invitational at the upcoming Run For A Million in Las Vegas.
The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) has created a new category for the Run For A Million reining. The new designation, Category 13, will mean that the earnings from the Run for a Million $1 million invitational will not count towards NRHA lifetime earnings or NRHA Million Dollar status.
The Run For A Million reining will once again be debated by the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) when it comes before the group’s Board of Directors this week. At issue is the long-term impact the lucrative invitational show could have on the NRHA’s earnings records and milestones.
Purse money from a million-dollar reining invitational planned this summer in Las Vegas will count towards a horse’s lifetime National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) earnings, the organization announced.
A $1 million invitational reining featuring 12 of the sport’s top riders will headline a lucrative new show planned for this August in Las Vegas, Nevada.