Category Archives for Legends in the Making

Gold Buckle Champion Western Heritage Art Project

The Art of Building a Community (Scroll to the bottom to buy horses) Gold Buckle Champion is excited to introduce two projects for our 2nd annual Western Heritage Art Competition for prizes and scholarships. The first project is open to school age kids in Idaho. In Jan 2015, Idaho ranked amongst the lowest in education and […]

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Winners of the Dummy Roping Contest

We are very excited to welcome a new group to our “Legends in the Making” Program.   Kids from all over Treasure Valley and even as far away as Texas competed in 4 different groups for some amazing prizes. Thank you to our Sponsors; Louis L Borick Foundation, Les Schwab Tires of Nampa, and Campbell […]

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Gabrielle Sanborn Scholarship Cutting

Gabreilla Sanborn

The Annual Gabrielle Sanborn Youth Scholarship Cutting takes place at the ICHA Spring Weekend Show in March, at the Idaho Horse Park Arena. This Youth Scholarship Cutting is offered both days of the Weekend Show, and entering is easy. Prizes and scholarships will be awarded for both Jr. & Sr. Youth, based on points, but […]

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Gold Buckle Champion BBQ for Gem State Rodeo Association

Gold Buckle Champion, Idaho Cutting Horse Association, and Peterson Stampede Dodge are proud to host this event at the ICHA Aged Event and weekend show.  See more HERE Gem State Rodeo Association (GSRA) is a youth rodeo organization in the Treasure Valley that has been serving the local community for several decades.  Many of Idaho’s […]

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Elks Helldorado Western Exceptionals

It’s time for thundering hooves in downtown Las Vegas! Join us May 16-19 as we celebrate our Western Heritage Helldorado Style! On May 16th this western community is calling all locals to experience a HUGE part of Vegas history!! Come on down to HELLDORADO DAYS held at 7th and Stewart, May 16th YOUR KIDS ADMISSION […]

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Gold Buckle Champions Western Exceptionals

Gold Buckle Champions is excited to announce it’s first of five events planned for 2013, Western Exceptionals. This event will take place at the ICHA Weekend Show at the Idaho Horse Park in Nampa, Idaho on March 23, 2013 at 2:30 pm, following the Nampa Fire Department BBQ for their Burn-Out Fund. The event is open […]

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Gold Buckle Champions Reaches Internationally!

The Idaho Tourism Association, with Nancy Richardson, reached a German documentary company and brought 6 teens from Germany to learn to be a cowboy. While in Idaho they stayed with Brad Ford at the 4D Longhorn Ranch off Highway 55 on Idaho’s scenic byway. The 4D Ranch also caters to groups for corporate retreats, weddings and […]

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Dave Hack Custom Chaps Donated for ICHA/UCHA Youth Scholarship

ICHA / UCHA Youth Scholarship Program The Idaho Cutting Horse Association and the Utah Cutting Horse Association recognize that the youth are our future. Our commitment to our youth is two-fold; to encourage & support them in the sport of cutting and to encourage each and every youth member to further their educational pursuits. The […]

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A Resolution for 2011…. Inspiring the Champion in You

by Corey Fagan Gold Buckle Champion is welcoming in the New Year and ready to make a huge difference by rewarding our young leaders in the community. The kick off begins at the Idaho Cutting Horse Association’s Spring Aged Event, which will be held March 16-20, 2011 at the Idaho Horse Park in Nampa, Idaho. […]

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Legends in the Making

When American cowboys of the 1800’s ran cattle together on open ranges, they gathered each year to separate their herds from their neighbors.  This is what is called “Cutting”.  Along with what naturally occurs when you bring a group of people working together, it turns into a competition.  From this we have seen many  “Legends” […]

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