The Champion in You

  • About Us and Working With You

    Gold Buckle Champions…The conception of the Gold Buckle Champions was created by Sue Marostica and Corey Fagan, after working for several years as Coordinators for the Idaho Cutting Horse Association. Getting the community involved and helping other nonprofits like Toys for Tots, the Nampa Fire Department Burn Out Fund, and Ride for Joy were just a few of the pleasures of putting on these cutting events. Expanding this process to include other horse events, other communities, and our youth was a natural.  Read more here
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Gabrielle Sanborn Memorial Scholarship Cutting

It is time for our annual ICHA Gabrielle Sanborn Memorial Scholarship Cutting during the ICHA Spring Show at the Ford Idaho Center. March 24-25th, 2018.  To be entered and eligible for scholarships and prizes you must enter both days.  Visit the ICHA website to enter. Gold Buckle Cham
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Gold Buckle Champion Dummy Roping Contest

1st Annual Dummy Roping Competition Benefiting the First Responders Miracle Fund & Firefighters Burn Out Friday Night July 14th, 2017 Downtown Nampa Next to the Fireman’s BBQ Sign up online or at 5:30 pm Roping starts at 6:00 pm “Scrappy” Header/Healer Jackpot Roping Contest for  
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Stampede Festival Horse 2nd Place

Every student was given a small cup to collect seeds so they could plant them at home if they wanted to. Students were so engaged during the whole field trip and it is because everything was hands on. Without this award, we would not have been able to fund this exciting field trip.
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Gold Buckle Champion Celebrity Cutting- Terry Malarkey

Sept. 1, 2012 Sunnyslope Food & Wine Festival Team rider and Miss Links Chex "Faith" held during the Idaho Cutting Horse Futurity & Mercuria NCHA World Series of Cutting at the Idaho Horse Park, Nampa, Idaho