Welcome!

Welcome to the Montana Cutting Horse Association.  The purpose of the MCHA shall be to encourage education in equine activities, interest in cutting horses and to promote the sport of cutting in and around the State of Montana.


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(Bill Murphy and his daughter Dixie)
Longtime NCHA and MCHA member Bill Murphy passed away Monday morning November 25th, 2019. 
Memorial scheduled for February 8th in Loveland, CO
Condolences to Bill's family from all of us at MCHA.
click here to view obituary


Good Luck!

Good Luck to MCHA members Joe Kalt and Tom Kauer, Competing at the World Finals this week.


CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR YEAR END CHAMPS!

Visit our photo gallery to view banquet pictures.

2019 CLASS CHAMPIONS


One Smart Bobbie Sock:
Open, $25,000 Novice Horse, & MCHA Open Horse of the Year
Rider: Wylie Fraser
Owner: Helen Larsen

Cindy Mann:
Non-Pro Horse: MJ Magic Time

Cody Lee:
$50,000 Amateur Horse: Shez Spotless

Lori Crowell:
$35,000 Non Pro, $15,000 Amateur
Horse: PRF Zacks Passion
(Not Pictured)
Hott On Your Heels:
$5,000 Novice Horse
Rider: Will Nuttall
Owner: Trout Creek Ranch

Dual Smooth:
$25,000 Novice Horse Non Pro
Rider: Kelsey Fraser
Owner: Rob Fraser

Boon A Litl More:
$5,000 Novice Horse Non Pro
Rider: Cindy Fraser
Owner: Rob Fraser

Jessica Lee:
$2,000 Limit Rider
Horse: SDP Hot Cat
Owner: Darrell Lee

Senior Youth:
Mia Webster

Junior Youth:
Faith Showalter
(Not Pictured)
Magic Rays:
Open Derby & Open LAE Horse of the Year
Rider: Russ Miller
Owner: Bill White Ranches LLC
(Not Pictured)
Rachel Showalter:
Non Pro Derby Horse: Snake Shot
(Not Pictured)
Dual Smart Bliss:
Open Classic
Rider: Russ Miller
Owner: 7R Ranch LLC

Vicki Morrow:
Non Pro Classic
Horse: Wired Wabbit

Non Pro/Amateur Horse of the Year:
Missnjethro Woody
Owner: Joe Kalt

MCHA Most Money Won – Non Pro or Amateur: Robert Keith
MCHA LAE Most Money Won – Non Pro or Amateur: David Miller
MCHA Adult Rookie of the Year: Mckenzie Hadlock
MCHA Youth Rookie of the Year: Kylee Williams
MCHA SWT Most Money Won: Joe Kalt
Kim Asay Award: Steve James

 


2020 Tentative Show Schedule
Please visit our show schedule page for entry forms and info.

The Board is looking for member input on the show schedule. Please let us know your thoughts by contacting a board member or emailing MCHA at info@montanacha.com

January 22-24 SDCHA Black Hills Stock Show Rapid City, SD
March 18-22 ICHA Spring Show Nampa, ID
April 17-19 Millers Horse Palace Laurel, MT
April 24-25 UCHA Ogden Cutting Ogden, UT
May 9-10 Wyoming CHA Wright, WY
May 8-9 UCHA Ogden Cutting Ogden, UT
May 21-24 Crazy Mountain Cutting Livingston, MT
May 29-31 NCHA Convention Fort Worth, TX
June 12-14 Montana CHA Dillon, MT
June 21-27 Western Nationals
**NCHA Event, money does not count towards MCHA standings
Denver, CO
July 17-19 Glasgow Cutting Glasgow, MT
August 13-16 Montana CHA Big Piney, WY
August 22-23 ?? NDCHA Cutting Medora, ND
September 3-6 MCHA Cutting Livingston, MT or Big Piney, WY
October 2-3 Millers Horse Palace Laurel, MT
October 29-Nov 7 UCHA Fall Cutting & LAE Ogden, UT
  **Earnings will count towards 2021 standings

Bronze Sponsors

Town & Country Supply Association
 
Susan Swanberg

Michelle Van Dyke – Montana Ranch Properties Real Estate Broker
 
Gayle & Brien Weber
 
Rankin Enterprises
 
Sarah Bauer Real Estate LLC
 
Nancy LaCounte and Rita Church
 
Doyl & Jacqueline Fritz
 
Tom Balding Bits & Spurs
 
Poison Spider Cattle Co
 
Oliver Performance Horses


NWAB Sponsors

Tegeler & Associates Insurance - WY
Marcia & Ken Cantrell
Hayden Heaphy
Prairie States Insurance Agency
Suzanne Nellen
Dorothy & John Seymour
Miller Land & Livestock
Equis Horse Feeds - Crystal White


Youth Sponsors

The Dvarishkis Family
 
CW Bar Ranch


We want you to be an MCHA member!!!

2020 Membership Prices
Individual Membership - $35
Family Membership- $50 (Immediate family members to include Husband, Wife, and Children)
Youth Membership - $10

click here for membership application.


Event Photo Galleries

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