Horses

Turnabout Breeding Makes History

This past year was a beyond-wildest-dreams kind of season for our reining-horse breeding program: we became the first owner to achieve the three simultaneous honors of Leading Sire,...

Double Wins For Flyboy!

Our homebred Flyboy capped off his 2018 season with a pair of wins in 1.40 Meter jumping. The first of those wins—the 2* Grand Prix at Angelstone Tournaments—came on the anniversary of...

Turnabout Reiners Shine In Tulsa

As the dust settles from a week of fantastic good things, what I can say is this: the stars aligned for Turnabout Farm at this year's Tulsa Reining Classic. Horses we bred dominated the...

Big Win for Turnabout Breeding

This handsome palomino stallion, Modern Gun, just became the pride of our breeding program; he won the Open Championship at the National Reining Breeders Classic, the sport's most elite...

Flyboy Jumps Clear!

This week was a milestone for the oldest offspring of my mare Labelle. She was a star jumper for me many years ago—fast, brave, ultra-careful at the fences; a fiery little horse with...

Farm Scenes In Winter

After this January thaw, the farm has an austere winter beauty: planes of pale color, bare trees, ribbons of pond ice, the old horses all haired up, their russet coats tinged with grey....

In Memory of Bill Steinkraus

The legendary horseman William Steinkraus died in late November at age ninety-two. He was the first American to win individual Olympic gold in any equestrian discipline: 1968, Mexico...

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