Co-Champions Named at Spring Fling

Competitors Surprise in Wenatchee by Sam Etsell   The WRHA kicked off the year with over 500 runs at the Spring Fling in Wenatchee, Washington. Sponsored by Woodley Ranch, the Spring Fling hosted the non-pro and open derbies. What made this event so different from previous years is that in …

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WRHA Thanks its Sponsors

Spotlight on Woodley Ranch and Reining Sire Professor Smart   Woodley Ranch of Oregon graciously sponsored the first show of the year and WRHA would love to let the community know what they have to offer. Woodley Ranch, located in Stayton, Oregon, is home to proven reining sire Professor Smart. …

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Life After a Youth Career

Varsity Equestrian Provides a Competitive Outlet for College Women by Sam Etsell   After finishing their youth career, most 18-year-old competitors of the WRHA find themselves moving to the non-pro or hanging up their spurs. But that is not that case for all. In 1998, Varsity Equestrian was established for …

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Show Season Ends in “Spectacular” Fashion

Northwest Competitors Take Home Top Honors and Payouts   The WRHA ended the show season with a great turn out of over 450 runs at the Appleatchee arena in Wenatchee, WA on October 7-9. Providing a full array of classes, The Fall Spectacular paid out over $10,000 to participants. The …

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