WCRH exists to promote ranch horse classes and provide recognition for competitors throughout the West Coast region (CA, NV, WA, OR, ID, AZ, UT) and strives to have a national and international reach to promote the discipline of ranch horse.
Whether you are new to ranch classes or an experienced competitor, we have a division for you. WCRH divisions include Open, Amateur, Amateur Select (50&over), Green Horse, Green Rider, Youth (18&under) and Short Stirrup (10&under). WCRH classes include ranch riding, ranch rail, ranch trail and ranch conformation. New
We also offer extensive online ranch horse competition through our International Ranch Horse Association program, culminating each November with the International Ranch Horse World Show and International Ranch Horse Futurity! Established in March of 2020, the International Ranch Horse Association (formerly International Ranch Horse) is our global arm has international reach with its Ranch Horse World Standings awards program, show approval, judge carding program and online shows. We have held the International Ranch Horse World Show for the past two years with participation from around the world. In 2023, we started to offer approval for live shows internationally. The Ranch Horse World Standings awards program provides a way for exhibitors to show locally from anywhere in the world and compete internationally for awards and recognition.
Join us November 16-19, 2023 for the Ranch Horse Rendezvous in Temecula, CA at California Ranch Company! More information coming soon!
WCRH and IRHA membership allow you to join our community of ranch horse enthusiasts, participate in WCRH or IRHA shows and nominate for the year end awards programs.
New to the ranch classes? We break down this popular and relatively new group of classes.
Earn points for shows you compete in within the West Coast region. 6 divisions and 4 classes provide many opportunities for recognition and awards! Separate nomination form/fee required.
See the leader board for the "Best in the West" ranch horse awards program.
Interested in sponsorship opportunities? WCRH has many levels of sponsorships available from local buckle series to year long sponsorships!
See listing of WCRH sanctioned shows. We are actively sanctioning shows!
Check out our Scholarship with a Ranch Horse twist!
Earn awards in the Ranch Horse World Standings year end awards program! All you have to do is show at IRHA approved live shows all over the globe or submit a competitor report form for non-sanctioned shows! Show managers: inquire with IRHA to get your show approved today! Show virtually from home with our International Ranch Horse (iRanch Horse) program! The iRanch Horse season culminates in the annual International Ranch Horse online World Show in November*! (*Must show in 2 regular iRanch Horse Online Shows to qualify)
Pick out some cool WCRH gear to sport your Ranch Horse pride. Customizable items printed on demand and shipped direct to you!
WCRH member Anika Moe