Member spotlight: It wasn’t until her senior year at West Monroe High School that Addison Culp joined the school rodeo team.
Addison Culp on Ghost
She had grown-up around cow horses and always competed in barrel racing, but with the perception of how challenging the sport of cutting was she just couldn’t resist giving it a try.
“I really love cutting,” Culp said. “It came pretty natural to me. I like the pressure and feel as though I can go in with confidence and be straightforward with my [cow] pick.”
Although it was her first year cutting, Culp made the upcoming nationals that will be hosted mid-July in Wyoming. Culp says she plans on using her graduation money to send her longtime horse, a 14 year-old mare (her barrel horse and cow horse), Annie, to see her trainer Mason Griffin. She wants to tune her up and go for the NCHA World Titles in the $2,000 or $35,000 classes.
Despite her graduation and the end of her high school rodeo debut, Culp says she plans on continuing to cut in the NCHA.
Addie with trainer Mason Griffin
Why Addie Loves CHTO:
“It’s very convenient and a great tool when I’m by myself and training. I can get on my phone in the practice pen and look at it while I’m training.”
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