Competitors

2019 Competitors

Wild Card — Wade Black

“My overall training philosophy is influenced by Ray Hunt and Tom Dorrance, and the mechanical influence regarding day to day work is from my dad, Martin Black.  I use a lot of their philosophies and mix them all with my own personal journey” states Wade Black. “Would my grandfather (Ray Hunt) compete in Road to […]

Wild Card — Booger Brown

“I can’t be more excited to be accepted as a Road to the Horse 2019 Wild Card. My motto has always been, ‘If you’re going to make it, you can’t fake it, you have to live it.’ There’s no doubt that being a Road to the Horse Wild Card is exactly where I need to […]

Vicki Wilson

“It’s my third time back but it’s no less daunting in terms of the challenge” explained defending Road to the Horse World Champion Vicki Wilson. Wilson’s strategy coming into Road to the Horse 2019 is simple: “Build trust, ask them to give me their all and never quit when the going gets tough.” Vicki Wilson […]

Nick Dowers

For Nick Dowers, Road to the Horse is all about staying authentic. “Road to the Horse for me, is about staying true to who I am and the horsemanship that got me there. It’s about showcasing each colt to the best of their ability and not letting outside pressures deter me from who I am.” [...]

Wild Card — Ben Baldus

Ben Baldus has won more than $260,000 in reining, reined cow horse and ranch versatility competition. He has been a finalist at multiple National Reining Horse and National Reined Cow Horse Association aged events. Riding Seven S Woodrow, in 2018 he clinched his second American Quarter Horse Association World Championship in open versatility ranch horse. […]