Bringing you the RMRHA Summer Slide

Thanks to our sponsors for their support of the Columbine Classic, the RMRHA Summer Slide, and the many events that RMRHA holds through the year. With the support of our sponsors we are able to bring you great shows like the RMRHA Summer Slide.

Partner with us! We’re working hard to ensure our partners are recognized for their support and we want to partner with you. Please contact the RMRHA Sponsorship Chairman Ryan Rushing at (830) 708-8871 for more information about becoming a RMRHA sponsor.

Title Partners


Equine Oasis has been serving the reining community for many years as a complete tack store. Owners Tim and Kathy Bauer have been in the horse industry for well over three decades and continue to be active in the ranching, breeding and show worlds. Their extensive experience helps them to bring you the best of everything from saddles, to bridles, to blankets, to supplies and so much more. Their level of continued activity in the industry allows them to stay on top of what’s new and what’s coming up. Compare their knowledge and customer service to anyone in the industry. Thanks to Equine Oasis for their sponsorship. Please consider supporting them with your next purchase. You can find them at www.equineoasis.com

Long Time Sponsors Chip and Terri Roberts
and Majestic Metals

Majestic Metals LLC is a precision sheet metal fabricator with a reputation for excellence. Formed in 1979, our company has evolved into one of the most progressive, single-source suppliers of custom, precision sheet metal products in the nation. The services provided by Majestic Metals are all-inclusive. Whether your design specifications are relatively simple or highly complex, we will manage your requirements. From design assistance, metal fabrication, painting and screen printing to final assembly, Majestic does it all.

Open Futurity Sponsor Platinum Performance® was founded in 1996, and quality has been at the core of our culture for more than two decades. It goes beyond what’s on the label. It’s about the care we take to create powerful formulas to support health, performance and longevity. We Believe Prevention is the Best Policy. Providing the best nourishment before problems arise is key to avoiding potential injury or sickness. Preventive nutrition is also the most cost-effective investment you can make into your horse’s health. At Platinum we have a 100% Client Satisfaction Guarantee, and we’ll make sure you’re cared for to the highest standard. You have our word. Visit their website at www.platinumperformance.com/equine/.

Non Pro Futurity Sponsor Tamarack Ranch is one of the largest reining horse breeding facilities in the U.S. and boasts over $200,000 Lifetime Earnings (LTE) as owner. The Simars, with Tamarack Ranch, are NRHA Corporate Partners and keen sponsors of the reining industry nation-wide. Their “TR” branded horses are making their way to the winners circle at all major events and are in the hands of many top trainers in the industry. It’s exciting to see the development, success and positive influence of Tamarack Ranch’s program worldwide. Visit their website at www.tamarackranchreiners.com.

Industry Partners


Excel EQ – Excel Supplements is one of a kind Omega 3, Vitamin E supplement. We have 9 proprietary camelina oils that we use in our supplements that are not available through any other company giving us the opportunity to offer you something truly unique and special for your horse, dog or family.


Greeley Hat Works has from its beginning been a quality part of it’s community, from local, to regional, to national, and providing the best quality and customer service even to celebrities and well known politicians. No matter its owner or location, Greeley Hat Works has forged a rich history through its fine hatting and commitment to its customers. Stop in to see Trent and his crew for the best fit and highest quality in your search for #hatisfaction They really do start with better bodies! Visit their website at www.greeleyhatworks.com

Perfect Horse Auctions leads the industry with online horse auctions – ranch, barrel racing, production, benefit and stallion service auctions. RMRHA uses their services for the annual RMRHA Stallion Stakes Auction. Visit their website at www.perfecthorseauctions.com.

Schwartzenberger Equine For over 30 years, the Schwartzenbergers have been breeding, training and showing top level performance horses and coaching Youth and Non Pro riders. Steve and Dori are involved in various aspects of the reining horse industry. Both are licensed NRHA judges and Steve continues to be a practicing veterinarian. Their experience in breeding, training, judging, showing, coaching, animal nutrition, and veterinarian skills creates a positive and unique environment for horse and rider to excel. Visit their website at www.ssequine.com.

Vista Equine Colorado, LLC is a full service breeding facility specializing in embryo transfer, breeding management, and foaling services. Whether you’re planning on utilizing cooled or frozen semen from an offsite stallion, or if you’ve selected one of Vista Equine’s superior stallions for your mare, we can help you achieve your breeding goals. Visit their website at www.vistaequine.com for complete information about the services they offer..

Small Business Partners

Berg Hill Greenleaf & Ruscitti, LLP BHGR was founded in 2001 with 5 attorneys. Since then, we have established ourselves as Boulder County’s largest local law firm, with 40 attorneys who represent clients throughout North America, and beyond. We pride ourselves on our depth of experience and breadth of expertise in the law related to business, construction, criminal defense, the environment and water, litigation, public entity, real estate, trusts and estates.

With over 250 years of cumulative experience, our partners have the resources to assist our clients’ needs and efficiently achieve their goals. Our associates and Of Counsel members complement our firm and expertise. We work resourcefully as a team to resolve the complex legal issues presented by our clients.

BHGR provides high quality and cost-effective representation for individual and business clients. You can expect professional direction and advice that meets your financial requirements while obtaining targeted resolution. You can expect timely communication. You can expect results.

Blue Dog Threads – The official embroiderer of RMRHA. They provided embroidery services for this year’s awards and have available in the show office a wide selection of RMRHA logowear. Buy a cap now or place an order for a jacket or vest for later! Find them on Facebook and at bluedogthreads.com.

Elite Equine operates a mobile hot and cold salt water spa. The spa is fully enclosed in a Twister Cargo trailer and allows us to travel to shows all over the country. The Equine Salt Water Spa utilizes both hot and cold salt water hydrotherapy to treat a variety of ailments as well as prevent the occurrence of many injuries currently sustained in equine athletes. The cold water is maintained at 34 degrees to minimize inflammation while providing analgesic pain management and inhibit enzyme degeneration post injury. The hot is kept at 110 degrees to ease tension, increase circulation and relax sore muscles. Being a mobile unit allows Elite Equine to come to you and come to events to give you and your horse a competitive edge.

Amy Rushing/Kittle Real Estate Kittle Real Estate is a high-performing, top-ranking team of real estate professionals that serves Northern Colorado. Based out of Fort Collins, Amy Rushing serves clients from Northern Denver to the Wyoming border. Her real estate business within Kittle Real Estate is the premier resource for acreage lifestyle, equestrian properties and residential homes. Amy competes in reining as a Non-Pro and was NRHA Rookie of the Year in 2016. If you are looking to buy or sell a home, visit her website at amy.fortcollinshomesearch.com

Last Stop Ranch – We are a small family owned ranch breeding a select small group of top end reining horse prospects. Find out more about us at https://www.facebook.com/reinerbaby/.

If you are in the western horse industry then you probably know Shorty of Shorty’s Hattery. Because of the quality and craftsmanship of Shorty’s cowboy hats, her hats speak for themselves. Cowboys and cowgirls from all over love to wear and support Shorty’s Hattery. In and out of the arena and all over the winner’s circle you will see Shorty’s hats. Shorty is a winner in the western hat industry for a multitude of reasons; great hats, caring personality and giving back to the very community that supports her. Visit their website at www.shortyshattery.com

Trainer Sponsors

Barry Bader
Cardinal Ranch
Chapman Performance Horses
Deary Performance Horses
Dooley Performance Horses
Drake Johnson Performance Horses
GLG Performance Horses
Lance Shockley Reining
Ruben Vandorp Reining Horses
Ryan Rushing Performance Horses
Sam Smith Reining Horses
Schmersal Reining Horses
Sean Johnson Performance Horses
Shane Brown Performance Horses
Tom McCutcheon Reining Horses
Vernon Performance Horses
Vista Equine Colorado
Warren Performance Horses

Summer Slide Class Sponsors

Short Stirrup 10 & Under – Christy Burch & Gunners Warpaint
Youth 13 & Under – Raile Ranch
Youth 14 – 18 – Buck Mountain Australian Shepherds
Youth Rookie –

Green Reiner Level 1 – Richard and Marcella Booth
Green Reiner Level 2 –
Rookie Level 1 – Tracy Reining Horses
Rookie Level 2 –
Prime Time Rookie –

Non Pro – In Loving Memory of Kevin D. Williams
Intermediate Non Pro –
Prime Time Non Pro –
Limited Non Pro – Sally Craig
Novice Horse Non Pro Level 1 – Schwartzenberger Equine
Novice Horse Non Pro Level 2 –

Open – BHGR Law, LLP
Intermediate Open –
Limited Open –
Novice Horse Open Level 1 –
Novice Horse Open Level 2 –
Rookie Professional –

Platinum Performance Open Futurity Level 4 – Garrison Insurance
Platinum Performance Open Futurity Level 3 – Arrowhead Landscaping
Platinum Performance Open Futurity Level 2 – Guernsey Grading
RMRHA Restricted Open Futurity – Country Bay Berry

Tamarack Ranch Non Pro Futurity Level 4 – Arrowhead Landscaping
Tamarack Ranch Non Pro Futurity Level 2 – Susan Harding
RMRHA Restricted Non Pro Futurity Level 1 – Catherine Brown Swain

Majestic Metals Open Maturity –
Equine Oasis Non Pro Maturity –