New Zealand Cutting Horse Association
wishes everyone a Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year
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Firemist Prestigious Snaffle Bit to be held at the 2018 Futurity Show.
The NZCHA have extended the need to be a NZCHA member to nominate for the Firemist Prestigious SB until the second nomination is due on the 1 February 2018.
Please note that entries will be accepted up to the 9 April 2018 but to compete in this event the owner and rider must be a member of the NZCHA.
Payment schedule and dates
Nomination of interest by 1 December 2017, fee of $10.
Second payment by 1 February 2018, fee of $40.00
(or $50 if you haven,t paid the first payment)
Final payment on 1 April 2018, rest of entry fee $122.00
(or make sure your total paid is $172 by this date.)
(or 9 April last opportunity to enter for a total of $172).
Please use the nomination form for the Firemist SB on the Futurity page when entering.
2nd & 3rd December CPCHC training weekend at Grant Mackies arena, Taupo. Contact Grant for more details. Great opportunity for everyone to learn what cutting is about. All riders and non riders welcome.
10th & 11th December training with Colin Holmes at Holmes's arena, Te Kuiti for NZCHA members only.. Details are on the show approvals page. Non members are welcome as fence sitters i.e. no horses.
Nominations for 2018 Futurity and 2018 Firemist Prestigious Snaffle Bit are due by 1 December.
Show approvals page has been updated with January and February shows.
Results of recent shows are also posted on the Show Results page.
It is with sadness we inform past and present members of the passing of Theresa Brown, a long time member, competitor, judge, councillor and supporter of cutting.
All our love and support go to Mike, Steve, Mark, family and friends at this sad time.
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NZCHA Training Clinics.
These Clinics will be with New Zealand trainers. All money collected (less any associated costs that may be required eg flights, cattle hire, venue hire) will be put into a fund for the purpose of contributing to the cost of getting an Australian trainer to NZ in the 2018/2019 season.
Cost for the weekend
$120 per slot (One rider and one horse).
$50 per horse for those riders with more than one horse
More details on the Show Approvals page
CPCHC Training day at Mackies is now 2 & 3 December
Show approvals are updated.
Current rule book and amendments can be found on the links/Forms page.
A big thanks to the team that represented the NZCHA at Equidays particularly Olivia who organised it all. Thank you also to Prewy for another awesome clinic for our members.
Last reminder for memberships.
Show approvals page has been updated.
Don't forget the NZCHA will be at EQUIDAYS 13th - 15th October, Mystery Creek, Hamilton. Richard Prew will be holding clinics for those members attending each day.
C2C CHC Trophies for 2017
Open Non Pro - Jacob Ladd/ John McCorquindale
$750 Non Pro - Rosemary Haultain
Nolan Fyers Memorial Open - Jacob Ladd
2017 C2CCHC prize winners
Open Horse: Doc's Barnabos
Novice Horse: Hydrive a little Cat
Open Non Pro: John McCorquindale
Rookie: Lynda Ormiston
Restricted: Peter Ormiston
C2C CHC have a trek on the 26th November
Venue: Huntly arena
Time Ride out: 10:30am
Cost: $30 per rider Bring your own lunch
Congratulations to the CPCHC 2017 prize winners
Open Horse Starzacre Steve Gregory
Novice Horse Hydrive A Little Cat Grant Mackie
Open Non-Pro Colin Holmes
$1500 Non-Pro Joel Gregory
$750 Non-Pro Rosemary Haultain
Rookie Peter Ormiston
Restricted Julie Gregory
Snaffle Bit Anna Dawson
Central South Cutting Horse Club 2017 prize giving
Open Horse: Little Peptos Chance
Runner up: I'm Guna Cut
Novice Horse: Enzed Chisum
Runner up: Little Nugget
Open Non Pro: Geoff Taylor
Runner up: Janine Taylor
$1500 Non Pro: Tamsin Lucas
$750 Non Pro:Tamsin. Lucas
Runner Up: Gemma. Williams -Gray
Rookie: Kasey Morris
Runner Up: Jenna Gould
Snaffle Bit: Lisa. Buchanan
Runner up: Kasey Morris.
Willoughby Buckle: Kasey Morris
Help Horse: Paid By Chex
Futurity Show Sponsors:
FUTURITY - Ariat
Open Horse - Total Truck Spray
Open Non Pro - Agrifert
Restricted - Tuff Rock
!500 Non Pro - Autowrap
Snaffle Bit - Dalmat
Derby - Ballance
Classic - Taurimu Farm Quarter Horses
Egmont A & P Association
S & J Gregory
Central South CHC
Central Plateau CHC
ENTRY CLOSING DATES -
CLUB VENUE DATE ENT CLOSE
NZCHA Clinic, Te Kuiti 9 & 10 Dec 9 Dec
NZCHA 2018 Open Futurity Nomination 1 Dec
NZCHA 2018 Firemist SBNomination $10 1 Dec
CPCHC Mc Innes, Hikurangi 6 & 7 Jan 6 Jan
CPCHC Ladds, Stratford 27 & 28 Jan 18 Jan
NZCHA 2018 Open Futurity payment $250 1 Feb
NZCHA 2018 Firemist SB Payment 1 Feb CPCHC Sitemans, Taumarunui 10 & 11 Feb 1 Feb
CPCHC Mackies, Taupo 17 & 18 Feb 1 Feb
NZCHA 2018 Open futurity final $250 1 April
NZCHA 2018 Firemist SB Payment 1 April
COMPETITORS PLEASE NOTE - At all cutting horse shows and/or trainings it is mandatory that “all dogs entering the property where a NZCHA event is being held must have been dosed for Sheep Measles no more than 30 days prior to the event.”
If you are unsure what to do then consult your Vet about which worm tablet will also kill the Ovis tapeworm.
Craig & Bromwyn Laird
Westcairn Stud, Whanganui
sponsors of the