Below are a few videos from past "Trainers Challenges"
Trainers are allowed 3-4, one hour sessions, to take an untrained horse and compete with them in the Finals Obstacle course.
Kade's outstanding finals performance at All Equine Show
Doug's unforgettable Saskatoon finals perfomance
Doug has had much success around the world, teaching both horse and rider, however he would probably tell you that his greatest achievements of late are watching his wife, Lynette and four Children all following his Training Thru Trust Program achieve their own success in the Equine Industry.
Kyle was the 2009 European Trainer Challenge Champion and the Trainer Of The North Trainers Challenge Champion three years in a row from 2010-2012! He also did an amazing job in the 2012 Chilliwack Mane Event Trainers challenge! He is going to be home over the holidays training and then will head up north to work in the oil fields.
Kade was the Mane Event Trainers Challenge Champion Red Deer 2011 & Chilliwack 2011, as well as the 2012 Canadian Horse Trainers Challenge Champion. He recently has moved to Olds, AB currently and has been building a very successful business training, giving lessons and teaching clinics. Kade will also be showing horses in reined cow horse futurities.
Kaylee has recently moved back to Kamloops managing Mills Ranch and run our lessons program, as well as giving clinics. She was the 2009 European Junior Trainer Challenge Champion and in 2012 won the Siblings Rivalry Challenge at Farm Fair in Edmonton against her two talented brother! Kaylee is also the 2013 Trainer of the North Champion.
Kelcie is currently living in Kamloops focusing on starting her young barrel prospects, getting ready get her Pro rodeo permit for the 2014 season.
Just A Few Of Doug's Accomplishments in Competition Throughout The Years
2014 Kade wins All Equine Trainers Challenge, London Ontario
Doug wins Saskatoon Equine Equine Expo Challenge
2013 Kaylee wins 2013 Trainer of the North Challenge
2012 Kyle wins 2012 Trainer of the North Challenge
Kaylee wins 2012 Siblings Rivalry Challenge at Farm Fair
Kade wins 2012 Canadian Horse Trainers Challenge Championship
2011 Kyle wins the Trainer of the North Challenge
Kade wins the Red Deer and Chilliwack Mane Event
2010 Made Top 10 Project Cowboy, Fort Worth Texas
2009 Mane Event Trainers Challenge Champion,
Red Deer, AB
NRCHA Stallion Stakes in Nampa Idaho
Open Finalist & Limited Open Champion
Kaylee wins European Junior Trainer Challenge
Kyle wins European Trainer Challenge
2008 European Trainers Challenge Champion
Kaylee wins BCHSRA Breakaway Roping
2007 Mane Event Trainers Challenge Champion,
NRCHA Stallion Stakes in Nampa Idaho Limited
Open Champion on He's Wright On
WCRA Year End Beginner Horse Open Reserve
Champion on Jac To A Lena
WCRA Year End 300 Novice Open Working
Cow Horse Reserve Champion on Jac To A Lena
2006 Mane Event Trainers Challenge Champion
World Snaffle Bit Futurity in Reno, Nevada.
Limited Open Finalist, finished in 6th place
on He's Wright On
2005 Mane Event Trainers Challenge Champion,
WCRA Year End Beginner Horse Open Champion
on West Coast Badger
WCRA Year End Open Champion on Swiss Miss Olena
WCRA Year End Limited Open Reserve Champion
WCRA Year End Working Cow Horse Open Bridle
Champion on West Coast Badger
Hes Wright On
This Stallion was purchased as a yearling and shown by Doug to his four year old year, when he was sold to Gardner Quarter Horses. He has been one of the "GREATS" that Doug is blessed to have had the chance to work with.