Mother Nature did its best to keep everything as wet as possible during the 4 day event here in Murfreesboro TN in May. The weekend was high lighted by the running of the VBC/Spinnin In The Rein Derby. Top honors go to Mark Turner riding Starbucks Lads Fifty for Thomas Smith from Lebanon TN. Scoring a 142.5 was good enough to capture all the open aged divisions. Chris Hull riding Nu Magnum Chex for Backus Quarter Horses from Alcoa TN scored a 140 to take all Levels, 4,3,2 of the Cat 6 Open Class. On the Non Pro side Kyle Johnson riding Double N Down for himself scored a 143.5 to win L4,L3 and in Cat 6 L4 and L3. Winning the L2 Non Pro as well as the L3 and L2 Cat 6 class was Nancy Ride aboard Bantam Rooster riding for herself.
THE 2013 DRHA REINING SEASON GOT OFF TO A GREAT START, WITH OVER 250 RIDERS THRU THE GATE IN THE 3 DAY SHOW AND THE DRHA AWARD BANQUET ON SATURDAY NIGHT, EVERYONE WAS FAIRLY BUSY.
CONGRATS TO ALL THE 2012 DRHA AFFILIATE CHAMPIONS. HONORABLE MENTION GOES TO CHRISTIAN ROUX WHO WON THE OPEN AND INT OPEN DRHA AFFILIATE CHAMPION ON TWO DIFFERENT HORSES OWNED BY MISTY YELTON OF RUTHERFORD NC.
DONT FORGET… NEXT DRHA SHOW IS MAY 24-26 FEATURING THE GREEN REINER CLASSIC..AS ALWAYS THE GREEN REINER CLASSIC HAS GROWN IN SIZE SINCE ITS INCEPTION A COUPLE OF YEARS AGO. SO DONT PUT IT OFF, THE AFFILIATE IS HAVING THEIR SHOWS IN ONE OF THE BRAND NEW ARENAS AT THE GEORIGA NATIONAL FAIRGROUNDS IN PERRY GA. NO ONE NEEDS TO WORRY ABOUT THE WEATHER DURING THE UPCOMING MONTHS AHEAD. THE GNFG ARENAS ARE AIR CONDITIONED AND A PLEASURE TO SHOW IN OR JUST PLAIN RELAX, SO WE HOPE TO SEE EVERYONE SOON !!!!
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One thing is for certain, when you see the ride that makes you pay attention, you know a good score is due to follow. In Saturdays nights VBC and SMR Derby, Jason Torpey rode Sheza Chic Olena owned by Katheryn Blair McFarlin to a 150 to capture a championship in every division in the open Derby. A total of 18 riders in the Open Derby
TALK ABOUT SOME REINING ACTION IN A JAM PACKED WEEKEND OF REINING, WE HAVE IT HERE IN NJ IN SEPTEMBER. FROM VENDOR PARTIES TO SILENT AUCTION AND THE BANQUET TO HONOR ROCKY DARE FOR BREAKING THE 1 MILLION DOLLAR RIDER MARK. ALSO REMEMBER THE NORTHEAST REGIONAL AFFILIATE REINING FINALS IN NJ ALSO DURING THE WEEKEND. DONT FORGET—– BRING A DISH FOR THE BRING A DISH DINNER !!!! PLEASE GO TO THE EPRHA WEB SITE AND CONTACT JOAN PALMER FOR FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS, SHOULD BE A BLAST…..DONT FORGET THE LIGHTHORSE INC $4000 CONTINENTAL SADDLE RAFFLE TO BE DRAWN DURING THE SANTA HILL RANCH FUTURITY. READ THE SIDE BAR OF THIS PAGE FOR INSTRUCTIONS FOR TICKETS !!!!!!!
Saturdays evenings Dorminy Plantation Open Futurity saw a total of 23 go in the class. First place honors go to Rob Huddleston riding Brother Gun for Sammy Graham Collins MS. His 146.5 ride was good enough for a Level 4 and 3 Championship. Right on his heals in the Level 4 Open with a score of 146 was Peter Defreitas riding Oties Tradition for Double Run Farm Leland NC. In levels 1 and 2 Chris Roux aboard HS Hollywood Whiz for Hawk Stables Madison Ga scored a 145.5 for the victory.
Saturdays afternoon start of the Non Pro Futurity saw a total of 10 riders in the class. Sara Roux riding Nita Some Smarts had enough know how to score a 143.5 to capture all the Non Pro divisions of the Futurity. Saras horse is owned by her husband Chris Roux Spartanburg SC.
After a 3 horse run off in the Non Pro division of the Derby, Kay Gould riding Sweet Pepto Nic to a 144 in the class and a 146 in the run off was truly exciting. Rick Walker riding Freckles Nu Lil Nic along with Bundy Lane riding Gunner Gump both score a 144 with a runoff scores of 143 and 144.5.
On the Open side of the Derby, Seth Ingram riding Big Hollywood Cowboy to a 147.5 captures all open levels of the derby. Seth drawing the 20th spot of 21 goes squeaks by Herm Sherwin just 5 rides before scoring a 146 aboard Legendary Whiz.