PERFORMANCE RECORD: In 2012: split 3rd APHA Honor Roll Junior Reining Open; in 2017: ARHA Honor Roll Ranch Cutting Novice Youth Leader; ARHA Honor Roll All-Age Working Ranch Horse Open Leader. 16 Open Reining points APHA. ARHA ROM in Amateur Ranch Reining, ROM Amateur Ranch Riding, 200 Open Points, 431 Amateur Points and 160 Youth Points.
NOTES: River is double registered, thick made and has been successful in Ranch Rodeo, Extreme Obstacle Challenges, shown in APHA with 16 open reining points, and also shown in the American Ranch Horse Association, where he has over 700 points in three divisions. Open, Amateur, and Novice Youth. (Herd Work, Ranch Cutting, Working Ranch horse, Ranch Reining, Boxing, Ranch Riding, Horsemanship, Halter, Ranch Trail, Showmanship, and Ranchmanship. ROM in Ranch Reining and Ranch Riding. River has been to the mountains in Colorado and the youth carry flags on him. He has won numerous buckles and prizes. Truly a jack-of-all-trades and a joy to be around. Would make an awesome lesson horse. We will be sad to see him go, but we have colts coming up that we raised and not enough time to show them all. Great bone and hoof, 100% sound. To much to say about this nice gelding. FMI call 573-826-8108. 15HH
SIRE: FLYING DARE DEVIL (P) (2002). APHA World Junior Open Tie-Down Roping Champion; 8th APHA World Junior Working Cow Horse; split 3rd APHA Honor Roll Junior Open Tie-Down Roping. Son of DELTA DARE DEVIL (P), APHA World Junior Heading Open Champion; APHA World Senior Heeling Champion; Paint Congress Judge 3 Junior Steer Stopping Open Winner; 5th APHA World Junior Steer Stopping Open; Margarita Classic Judge 3 Junior Heading Open Winner.
DAM: PEPS LITTLE FLOWER (1998). Dam of 1 AQHA foal, and a daughter of SMARTEST LITTLE PEP, $70,367 and an AQHA point-earner: NCHA Open Derby Reserve Champion; Abilene Western Cutting 4-Year-Old Open Champion; 3rd Bonanza 4-Year-Old Open; 4th Gold Coast Cutting 4-Year-Old Open Derby; finalist Chisholm Trail CHA 5/6-Year-Old Open. Sire of 103 RGP money-earners and earners of 2,164 AQHA points, including SMART SNAP ($64,279 and 37.5 AQHA points: NRHA Non-Pro World Champion), MISTIC SAN PEP ($23,977 and 225.5 AQHA points: AQHA World Champion Open Ranch Sorting Horse twice, Superior Team Penning), SMART LITTLE TIMMY ($4,639 and 328 AQHA points: AQHA World All-Age Team Penning Level 2 Open Champion; Superior Team Penning), SMARTEST LITTLE ROSE ($3,758 and 109.5 AQHA points: AQHA World Amateur Team Penning Champion; Superior Team Penning), FOX N PEP (5.5 AQHA points: AQHA Select World Team Penning Champion twice), SMARTEST LITTLE OAK ($94,482: PCCHA Non-Pro Futurity Champion), SMARTEST ONE YET ($50,641: split 7th NCHA Western Nationals $50,000 Amateur), LIL BIT OF SOMETHING (221.5 AQHA points: finalist in AQHA World Amateur Team Penning, Superior Team Penning), SMARTEST ALIBI ($19,301: Magnolia Classic Cutting 5/6-Year-Old Cutting Open Champion), SMART HANDLE BAR PEP ($17,556: 5th Texas Cutting All-Age $2,000 Limited Rider), SMARTEST AND FIRST ($17,466: top 10 NCHA Open Classic/Challenge).