“I sat down with my Reined Cow Horse friends and we talked about the things we liked and did not like about Reined Cow Horse shows,” explains Sharon Michelucci, founder. The ideas they came up with formed the basis for what the Mid-State Cow Horse Association is all about. Sharon Jantzen catches up with the founder to share the vision of this new Reined Cow Horse venue.
Looking for a place where you can watch horse and rider pairs work on Reined Cow Horse activities, enjoy lunch and hang out with some pretty fun people who are all passionate about their sport…and horses and cows? Look no further than the Mankins Performance Horse cattle ranch in Arroyo Grande. Sharon Jantzen shares her experience doing just that.
Elizabeth Hay shares her trip to Justin Wright Performance Horses in Santa Maria, CA and talks about why he seems to have a “secret sauce” for success when it comes to reined cow horses.
With the upcoming Snaffle Bit Futurity in mind, Beth Hay takes us through the history of the National Reined Cow Horse Association and the cowhorse influence in the Central Coast.
Never stop learning and seek out good horses and good help – these were Elizabeth Hay’s takeaways from a talk with Windy Mathews of Gold Buckle Ranch in Santa Maria.