$30,000 Guaranteed to 2010 NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity Cinch Intermediate Open Champion!

Intermediate Open exhibitors at the 2010 National Reined Cow Horse Association Snaffle Bit Futurity will have more on the line than ever. That's because NRCHA Corporate Partner Cinch has come on board to supplement the already impressive added money for the division with an additional $25,000 - bringing the total added money for the Intermediate Open to $70,000!

And with the increased added money, the NRCHA Board announced a guaranteed payout to the Intermediate Open Champion of $30,000!

Cinch has been a long-time partner of the NRCHA and we are very excited that it has extended its support of the association by becoming the naming sponsor of the Intermediate Open division of the Snaffle Bit Futurity," noted NRCHA Sponsor Committee Chairman Carol Rose. "The event will now be known as the NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity featuring the Cinch Intermediate Open Futurity. We're confident that this support will ultimately help this division grow even more."

Keith Mundee, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Rocky Mountain Clothing Co., noted, "We are excited to expand the involvement we already had with the National Reined Cow Horse Association. We've enjoyed our relationship with Carol Rose and the NRCHA and look forward to this next level."

The National Reined Cow Horse Association, now in its 61st year, is the governing body of cow horse competition, is responsible for promoting the sport, insuring high standards of competition and educating members and the public about the history and tradition of the cow horse. Through the support of a Corporate Partner family that includes Markel Insurance Company, Wide World of Horses, John Deere, Adequan®, Bob's Custom Saddles, Cinch, Inc., Classic Equine, Gist Silversmiths, MD Barns, Platinum Performance, Inc., Nutrena, Quarter Horse News, Pfizer Animal Health, Rios of Mercedes, Merial products ULCERGARD and EQUIOXX, Running W Designs, and the Silver Legacy Hotel, the association works to keep the vaquero tradition alive in today's equine industry. For information on the National Reined Cow Horse Association, call 580-759-4949 or visit the NRCHA Official Web Site at www.nrcha.com.