Category Archives: Reining


The National Reining Horse Association Futurity

By | October 13, 2019

Story originally posted by Staff The eyes of the global equine community will turn to the Oklahoma State Fairgrounds for the National Reining Horse Association’s 2001 Futurity November 23 through December 1. The NRHA Futurity is the richest reining event in the world, where 3-year-old horses compete for a $150,000 first place and the show’s total payout… Read More »

Jacs Electric Spark is NRHA Million Dollar Sire

By | October 9, 2019

Jacs Electric Spark (John Brasseaux photo) At the Southwest Reining Horse Association Futurity in Ardmore, Okla., on Saturday, Oct. 20, Electric Jac (owned by Turnabout Farm Inc.), Shock Star Groupie (owned by Mary Sellers), Smart Sparklin Chic (owned by Carri Visser) and Electric Sparks (owned by Kim De Windt) collectively won $10,100 to push Jacs Electric Spark’s unofficial… Read More »

NRHA Ride a Reiner Returns to Congress

By | October 7, 2019

NRHAappreciates the Ohio Quarter Horse Association (OQHA) and OVRHA for bringing this event to reining fans, as well as William Bowen, Nick Nelson, Robin Schoeller and Brett Walters for providing their expertise to lead the sessions. WHAT IS RIDE A REINER? NRHA Ride a Reiner gives selected riders the ability to test-drive a reining horse with top-notch instruction from reining trainers.… Read More »

Shawn Flarida Reaches Another Historic NRHA Milestone

By | October 7, 2019

Helping Shawn reach this new milestone was his second place finish at the 2013 NRHA Futurity in the Level(L)  4 Open Finals aboard Tinseltown Fly Guy (Hollywoodstinseltown x Fly Flashy Jac), owned by Wagner & Vandorp. Marking a 224, the duo’s earnings for their finals and go-round performances totaled over $143,000 sending Flarida flying over the five million… Read More »

HF Mobster and Jordan Larson Win National Reining Horse Association Derby Open

By | September 28, 2019

During the open go-round, more than 500 entries competed for a spot in the finals with 72 of the top-scoring horse-and-rider teams invited back to Saturday night’s event. After numerous leader changes, one entry cleared the rest of the field by one-half point: HF Mobster (Gunner x Dun Its Black Gold) and NRHA Million Dollar Rider Jordan Larson… Read More »

Flarida Reigns Again In Kentucky Reining Cup CRI

By | September 27, 2019

  Mandy McCutcheon was a close second (449) aboard father Tim McQuay’s Yellow Jersey, and third was Jordan Larson (448) with Heritage Farm’s HF Mobster. This competition also served as the selection trial for the squad for the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France, in August. “He’s just a nice horse,” said Flarida. “He showed good… Read More »

Not Ruf At All Vanlandingham Win NRHA Derby Open

By | September 27, 2019

 During the open go-round, 571 entries competed for a spot in the finals with 75 of the top-scoring horse-and-rider teams invited back to Saturday night’s event. Until the very end of the finals, thousands of reining fans, watching in-person and online, were treated to exciting leader board changes. Many fans were anxious to see if one of the two past… Read More »