Auction to Benefit Rein in Cancer During NRHA Futurity

October 16th, 2012 7:31 AM | No Comments

press release

Oklahoma City, Okla. – By Christina Brezack – A filly generously donated by from Ron McRorie and David and Bonnie Silva will be auctioned off during the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) / Markel Insurance Futurity Prospect Sale to benefit Rein in Cancer. The Rein In Cancer Benefit Auction will take place Saturday, December 1 at 9:30 a.m. in the sale arena at the Oklahoma State Fair Park.

Rein In Cancer
Rein In Cancer has raised funding to create and run the Shirley Bowman Nutrition Center at OU’s Stephenson Cancer Institute in Oklahoma City and furnishes direct financial support to cancer patients who are part of the horse industry. With nearly $800,000 raised, founders Shorty Koger, Cheryl (Magoteaux) Cody, and Tracie Anderson credit the generosity of the horse world, through bequests, memorials, promotions and gifts.

Rein In Cancer Filly
Red Roses In Tinseltown is by Hollywoodstinseltown and out of Ir Rosys Freckle (by Colonel San Peppy). Hollywoodstinseltown is by NRHA Six Million Dollar Sire and NRHA Hall of Fame Inductee Hollywood Dun It. Hollywoodstinseltown is a proven reining horse with NRHA Lifetime Earnings of over $185,000. This filly was generously donated by Ron McRorie and David & Bonnie Silva. All proceeds go to Rein in Cancer!

NRHA/Markel Futurity Sales
NRHA/Markel Futurity Sales are held during the NRHA Futurity and Adequan® North American Affiliate Championship Show held at the Oklahoma State Fair Park each year. NRHA and Markel Insurance sponsor three premier reining sales: Breeders Showcase Select Sale, Marketplace Sale and Futurity Prospect Sale. These sales offer an outstanding group of 2-year-old reining prospects, yearlings, stallions, broodmares and show horses from leading breeders, owners and trainers.

Incorporated in 1966, the National Reining Horse Association is the standard-setting body of the sport of Reining. NRHA, with their international headquarters in Oklahoma City, is responsible for promoting the sport of Reining and working to ensure the highest standards of competition. To learn more about the NRHA, its programs and family of corporate partners, visit nrha.com.

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