Latest Updates

Trainers Directory 3/23/15
Rookie Of The Year 4/17/15
Sponsors  4/1/15
Events  4/13/15
Photo Gallery  2/4/15
Classified  1/10/15
Youth  4/17/15

Latest News

Rule 38M:......including a western hat/equestrian riding helmet
Due to an inquiry from contestants with regards to wearing an equestrian riding helmet instead of a western hat, the ACHA BOD voted unanimously to allow riders to wear riding helmets in competition and in the warm up area effective immediately.

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Welcome to the American Cutting Horse Association

Online publication coming soon! For more info contact the ACHA office @ 979-836-3370

Harold Armstrong Inspirational Award information click here.

During the 2015 ACHA Weekend show, the ACHA youth will be selling raffle tickets for a pair of custom made leggings/chaps graciously donated by Mark Hollar and Sombrero Brands! The drawing will be Sunday morning after Cowboy Church Service. All proceeds of the raffle will be going to the ACHA Youth Scholarship Fund. Mark Hollar and Sombrero Brands are also offering $50.00 off to all ACHA members who order a pair of leggings/chaps.


A year end saddle has been graciously donated by Mr. Charlie Ashcraft to be awarded to the 2015 Rookie of the Year! Now that’s a lot of incentive to get lots of time in the saddle! And for those of you who qualify for the rookie class but haven’t yet started, it’s not too late, come on out and join the fun. You might find yourself with a new saddle at the end of the year!

LubriSyn HA, proud supporter of the ACHA Youth, is donating 2 youth scholarships in the amounts of $1,000.00 and $1,500.00 to be awarded in July, 2015! The scholarships will be awarded based 50% on an essay as to “The Importance of Fulfilling the ACHA Mission Statement” and 50% on participation in ACHA events. The essay must be in the ACHA office no later than 12:00 am July 1, 2015. For more information, please contact the ACHA office at 979-836-3370

Friendly reminder to all ACHA members, and rule change notice -

  • Rule 16. of the ACHA Standing Rules and Bylaws states that: ALL members of the ACHA are responsible for determining class eligibility for themselves and all horses they own or
    exhibit as determined by the combined records of all cutting horse associations on the first
    day of the current point year (October 1st).

  • Rule 16F: The Limited Aged Event point year shall be January 1 to December 31, to coincide with the calendar year of the horse's aged event eligibility.

ACHA Mission Statement

In continuance of the American West, and the ranching lifestyle, the American Cutting Horse Association strives to promote cutting horses as a competition sport. The goal of the ACHA is to promote the breeding, training and sport of these great horses in a competitive setting.

By the establishment of rules of conduct for cutting horse contests and the keeping of complete and accurate records of these contests, the ACHA seeks to promote and regulate the showing of cutting horses.

There is a place in the ACHA for contestants and their horses at any level and any goal. ACHA membership consists of people of diverse backgrounds and talents and encourages individuals, families and companies to become involved in the sport of cutting.



Upcoming Events

April 18 & 19, 2015
Am South TX, Brenham, TX
April 25 & 26, 2015
Southwest CHA - Belton, TX
May 8 & 9, 2015
Southwest CHA - Belton, TX

2015 Year End Saddle Sponsors

Ranch Investments Real Estate
Clarence Schulze, Agent
Ronney and Alana Coleman
Derk Harmsen Construction
Citizens State Bank - Corrigan, TX
Anyone interested in Sponsoring Year End Awards - please contact the ACHA office:  979-836-3370 or Lynn Glover: 254-541-3430






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