Futurity Results: Mike is once more a NRHA Open Finalist. Big thanks to Craig Schmersal for his consideration in Mike for catch riding a mare from the Schmersal training program ; owned by Tim J Anderson. Maggie Jac Whiz and Mike earned $10,841.74 –sending Mike over his million dollars lifetime earnings in NRHA.
Mike showed Fast N Furious Chex, a gelding owned by Kurt Tavernier; Although not qualifying for the finales, Mike was happy with his performance. This nice gelding also found a new owner…congratulations and will be shown in 2014 in Germany .
We had a great time at the futurity watching our friend and client Philippe Castel (pictured below); His performance in his first futurity with Whiz Last Call was fantastic and we look forward to this team showing in Europe in 2014.
Mike McEntire has been an NRHA Professional since 2003. With NRHA Lifetime Earnings of over $950,000, he has placed on the Top 20 Professionals list for several years. McEntire is a perennial finalist in NRHA major events; his accomplishments in the show pen include the 2003 Novice Horse Open World Championship, 2010 NRHA Futurity Open Reserve Championship, and 2011 All American Quarter Horse Congress Championship among many others.
McEntire has coached and mentored many students to their first wins, first titles and multiple year-end championships. He has been called patient, honest and forthcoming. McEntire’s training philosophy is embodied and guided by his appreciation and consideration for the horse.
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FRHA 2013 Classic Derby Open Champion Mike McEntire and Red Stripe Spook