The latest news from Schmersal Reining Horses
2013 Ariat Tulsa Reining Classic
ATRC Developing Horse Futurity Champions
Craig Schmersal and Maggie Jac Whiz (owner: TIm Anderson)
Congratulations to Luc-Pierre Phaneuf, Level 2 & 3 Reserve Champion riding Hang Ten Pretty Lady (owner: Teresa Demytruk)
2013 Rocky Mountain
Summer Slide, CO
Open L4 Finals, Craig placed 2 horses in the top 20
tied 5th place, Ruf Electrical Whiz (owner: Tim Anderson)
9th place, Commanders All Dun (owners: BS Syndicate)
Craig also placed both horses top 10 in the Stallion Stakes.
2013 NRHA Derby
Oklahoma City, OK
Craig and What A Lucky Hit (owned by Gary and Sandy Vickrey) mark a 222 in the Preliminaries - the 2nd highest score on Wednesday (1st section). Craig ends up taking two horses back to the Open Finals on Saturday, June 29th.
Craig, marking a 223 on What A Wave (owned by Chip and Terri Roberts) is a Top Ten Finalist, and What A Lucky Hit bumps up her score, ending up tied 12th at the end of the finals, adding nearly $7,300 to her LTE's.
Classic Open Derby Finalists: Craig and Pale Face Dunnit
Cactus Reining Classic
First Derby of the year, Craig Schmersal and What A Wave are in the Top Five, marking a 222.5 adding $5,400+ to their LTEs.
First Show of 2013 Sun Circuit
Starting off on a high note, Craig, riding High Roller Whiz (owned by Stoney Russell) wins the Junior Reining Class (2nd show) at the annual Sun Circuit NRHA/AQHA show in Scottsdale, AZ. He also places 6th on What A Wave (owned by Karl and Terri Roberts) and 7th riding What a Lucky Hit (owned by Gary and Sandy Vickrey)
Watch Craig and Reys Star Cat in their 222 run at the 2012 NRHA Cowtown Classic Pre-Futurity Open.