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
  • How Can I Become A Volunteer

    Please consider joining our group of dedicated community members in making Treasure Valley great! Our success depends on our caring volunteers.

    Show us your Champion!

    • Come join us to grow our community. Nothing is more rewarding than doing what you love and meeting new people! We need YOU! We need partners to help us teach our western heritage values.. helping your neighbors We need help teaching art in schools... you do not need to be an accomplished artist to do this. We are helping kids learn to be creative and we can teach you all you need to know... we just need your enthusiasm! We need help in setting up our touring art booths of the children's art...we need help in teaching perseverance!
     

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    Thank you in advance for your generous donations. Without people like you, organizations like ours would not exist. You have given hope to yet one more generation to experience the values of what made our country great. Visit this link to donate

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The Gold Buckle Champions works with any organization that falls under our mission statement. Equine events with the goals of preserving our western heritage and promoting equine health and safety while incorporating the youth and community.   We are proud to announce that the fl
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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 tu
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Your support is needed to continue putting together these events, this site and building the community. Learn How You Can Help

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