Tarin Rice

Tarin Rice

  • Tarin Rice, 25, of Centerville, Texas brings career earnings of $1,040,244 to the 2014 NCHA Futurity.
  • Tied for top score of 219 with CR Tuff Lucy on the first day of Open competition at the 2014 NCHA Futurity.
  • He was co-champion of the 2012 NCHA Futurity on He Bea Cat.
  • He won the 2014 NCHA Derby on August 2 with Miss Callie Cat, a full sister to He Bea Cat.
  • His father, Boyd, grandfather Sonny Rice, great uncle Ronnie Rice and cousin Tag Rice are all in the NCHA Riders Hall of Fame.
  • As a Non-Pro, Tarin took reserve championships at the 2003 West Texas Futurity (Missy Prissy Mac) and 2006 South Coast Winter Championship Limited Non-Pro (Star Reys).
  • He won the Non-Pro 2007 MillionHeir Classic on MH Willing To Cut.
  • When he switched to Open competition, he was a frequent finalist in 2009 with Brinkly Pistol, Hairy Trotter, Peptos Bar and Playin Pistol.
  • First major NCHA finals was in the 2010 NCHA Futurity on Reyvorce.
  • First Open win in Will Rogers Coliseum was in the Gelding division of the 2011 NCHA Derby on Lenas Star War.
  • Won the Open Gelding at the 2012 Super Stakes with That Sly Bob.
  • Won the John Deere Division of the 2012 NCHA Derby on I Bea Cat, a full brother to Miss Callie Cat.

11/20/2014