Monthly Archives: December 2003

12.07.03 - Duane Latimer Wins NRHA Futurity On The Great Whiz

Duane Latimer Wins NRHA Futurity On The Great Whiz And Becomes NRHA’s Fourth Million Dollar Rider In The Process.   Duane Latimer, Ardmore, Oklahoma, came to the NRHA Futurity & Championship Show with over $917,000 in NRHA Lifetime Earnings – money earned without a win in NRHA’s most prestigious event for three-year-old reining ...

12.06.03 - Kelle Smith Wins Cinch NRHA Non Pro Futurity

Kelle Smith, Belle Center, Ohio, earned a decisive win in the Cinch NRHA Non Pro Futurity aboard See Ya At Seven (Hollywood Eighty Six x Pure Lil Peppy).  Trained by Kelle’s husband, Sam, See Ya At Seven earned a guaranteed first place paycheck of $35,000 boosting Kelle’s total NRHA Lifetime Earnings well past the $100,000 ...

12.04.03 - Van Luse Wins Limited Open Division Of The NRHA Futurity

Van Luse, riding Barbara Hunter’s Dunnies Prescription (Dun It With A Twist x Chics Sompen), was consistent:  He scored a 220.5 in the first go round and a 221 in the second for a winning composite of 441.5 in the NRHA Limited Open Futurity.  Van will also be competing in the Open and Limited Open...

12.03.03 - Cassie Simpson Wins Limited Non Pro Division Of The Cinch NRHA Non Pro Futurity

Cassie Simpson, riding Breezy Lena (Tamulena x Breezy Solano) earned a composite 429.5 to win the Limited Non Pro Futurity and earn a slot in the Cinch NRHA Non Pro Futurity Finals in the process.  Cassie, from Pheonix, Arizona, rides with Craig Schmersal, and is a consistent NRHA player.  She has 187 NRHA Youth points ...

12.02.03 - Futurity Second Go Round Gets Underway

For some it’s maintaining the momentum.  For others it’s “do or die” – either make up ground or head home early.  The second go round of the NRHA Futurity began on Monday December 1st at the Oklahoma State Fair Park, home of the NRHA Futurity & Championship Show.   Duane Latimer made up considerable ...

12.01.03 - NRHA Futurity First Go Round Leaders

Open Division:   Duane Latimer, riding The Great Whiz for Lance Griffin, upped the ante by posting a 225 in the first go round, fourth section of the NRHA Open Futurity.  Duane put down a picture perfect pattern.  His horse performed each maneuver with authority and finesse. The Great Whiz is by NRHA Two...