“Coolio” is a 2013 AQHA Chestnut Gelding
Coolio has proven he’s a winner! He is the 2019 Black Hills Stock Show AQHA Ranch Versatility Open Horse Champion, posting the highest score in cutting, 2nd in ranch riding, reining and cow work (tie) and 4th in ranch trail (tie).
It doesn’t end there. He was Champion 2018 AQHA Region II Jr. Working Cow Horse! And, this talented gelding qualified for the 2019 AQHA Ranch Heritage Challenge World Show in Reined Cow Horse 3 Years and up, Ranch Riding, Reined Cow Horse Limited, and 5 & 6 Years Working Ranch Horse.
He also had quite a showing at the tough 2018 Montana Reined Cow Horse Association Derby: 1st Intermediate Hackamore, 2nd Intermediate Derby, 2nd Hackamore and High Fence Score of the entire derby (75).
He's a grandson of the immortal Dual Rey (LTE $118,000 with offspring earnings of $26 million) and Smart Little Lena (LTE $577,652 with offspring earnings of $24 million). Coolio is sired by Smooth Talking Cat, an outstanding son of Smooth As A Cat (LTE $500,038; 2005 NCHA Horse of the Year; $19.2 million sire), who is out of the great mare, Remedy for Sweets (LTE $204,281) by Grays Starlight whose offspring have won in excess of $6.7 million. Smooth Talking Cat was a Top 10 intermediate Open finalist at the NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity in 2009 and has NRCHA earnings of $23,959+.
“Coolio” is fully nominated to the AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenge.
Rey Cool Cat• Registration
• Video: BHSS Versatility Horse Open Championship (courtesy of Kicking S Video)