The Walking Horse Trainers Association is proud to announce the sponsors for the 2005 Rider's Cup program. All five divisions of the Rider's Cup are sponsored. The 2005 sponsors are Corlew Chevrolet - Two-Year-Old; Waterfall Farms - Three-Year-Old; Tape and Technical Solutions - Four-Year-Old; Hyneman Development - 15.2 & Under; and Bumpus Harley Davidson- Walking Horse Stake.
    The 2005 Rider's Cup is already off to a terrific start. Ninety-three
walking horse trainers are participating in the program, and currently
forty-three horse shows have signed up and sent in their money. Many more
horse shows have expressed their intent to add Rider's Cup classes as well.
    The Walking Horse Trainers Association would like to express their
appreciation to the new sponsors of the Rider's Cup. WHTA trainers and
owners are asked to share their thanks to James and Betty Corlew, Bill and Sandra Johnson, Pat Hackney, Rusty Hyneman, and Tom and Angie Bumpus.
    Walking Horse Report administers the Rider's Cup program and current
standings are available at and are updated in
every week's issue of the Report.