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National Stock Horse Association
WAR HORSE CHALLENGE
Meet the Riders

War Horses for Veterans takes great pride in presenting its distinguished team of riders for the highly anticipated event, The War Horse Challenge, hosted by the National Stock Horse Association. These exceptional military servicemen, who have completed an intensive program at War Horses for Veterans, courageously embrace the opportunity to showcase their newfound skills on a national platform in Las Vegas, NV. Witness their unwavering dedication, precision, and a work ethic only seen amongst the elite as they skillfully handle cattle and raise funds to support their fellow brothers and sisters in their quest for vital assistance.

Scroll down to learn more about the riders representing our service men and women and follow us for more information in the weeks and months leading up to the event. 

The 2023 War Horse Rider Team includes; 

Rick Hodges

Isaac Smith

Chris Manley

Jake Draper

Heath Patrick

Mark Nutsch

Brandon Wojcik 

Event Details:

August 22-27,  2023

National Stock Horse Association

War Horse Challenge

South Point Equestrian Center

9777 South Las Vegas Blvd

More info available:

nationalstockhorse.com/events

Support/ Donate to the Team or a Rider:

Click on the donation button.  When donating please put a note in the comments specifying if it is for the team or a specific rider.  All auction proceeds benefit War Horses For Veterans, Inc. 501(c(3).

United States Army, Special Forces

Rick Hodges
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ISAAC SMITH

United States Army, Special Forces

Isaac Smith
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CHRIS MANLEY

United States Army, Special Forces

Chris Manley
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United States Army, Special Forces

Jake Draper
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MARK NUTSCH

Unites States Army, Special Forces

Mark
Brandon Wojcik
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