World-class cutting horse competitors and breeders are focused on Fort Worth this week, when the 2021 NCHA Summer Spectacular began its three week run on Sunday, July 18, at Will Rogers Equestrian Center.
In addition to the NCHA Derby Open Finals and the NCHA Classic Challenge Open Finals, which award the Summer Spectacular’s richest individual payouts, the first week also includes Western Bloodstock’s 2021 Mid-Year Cutting Horse Sale, which is rolling out a lucrative new incentive for buyers.
Launched with the 2021 Mid-Year Sale, the Ben Emison – Milt Bradford Western Bloodstock $100,000 Incentive assures that all weanlings, yearlings, 2-year-olds, and 3-year-olds, sold and transferred to the new buyer at any Western Bloodstock Sale throughout the year, are automatically nominated.
The Ben Emison – Milt Bradford Western Bloodstock $100,000 Incentive, to be paid out in the Open Division of the NCHA World Championship Futurity, awards out 50%, 30%, and 20%, respectively, to the three highest-advancing Open Incentive horses.
Altogether, the 2021 Mid-Year Cutting Horse Sale catalog includes 108 horses, which if sold and transferred to the new buyer during the sale, will automatically be nominated for the $100,000 Incentive.
Following a day that includes the NCHA Derby Open Semi-Finals, as well as the 5/6 Intermediate Open Finals and the Derby Open Limited Finals, the Mid-Year Sales kick off on Friday, July 23, with the Annual Rocking P Ranch Production Sale, at 6:00 p.m., with an impressive lineup up of 30 yearlings, including 28 by leading sire Metallic Cat.
The Mid-Year Cutting Horse Sale, including the Fazenda Barrinha Corp Dispersal Special Session, begins on Saturday, July 24, at 9:00 a.m. in Watt Arena. The NCHA Open Derby and Open Classic Challenge will wrap up the day in Will Rogers Coliseum.
For a complete catalog of the 2021 Mid-Year Cutting Horse Sale and details on the Ben Emison – Milt Bradford Western Bloodstock $100,000 Incentive, go to www.westernbloodstock.com