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- Tuscola, Illinois -



Trainer Brian Scoggins successfully takes horse and rider from their first steps to their National level dreams. STC only accepts a limited number of horses and riders, which allows Brian to spend the time required for both horse and rider to reach their full potential. Whether you aim to win a National Championship or ride a solid trail horse, Brian can help you reach your goals.


Show Season

STC attends most major Arabian shows in the United States each year, including US Nationals, Canadian Nationals, the Buckeye, the Iowa Gold Star Futurity, and two Regional Championships. The show team also attends numerous local shows in the area. The show schedule has expanded recently to include some NRHA shows for the reiners in the barn.


DJ's Mark of Fame

DJ's Mark of Fame (Da Vinci FM x DJ's Diamond Ritz [FS Ritz+/]) is a 2008 Bay Arabian Stallion owned and bred by Derek Jones. "Mark" is a western pleasure champion with mutliple Top Tens and Regional Championships with a fantastic disposition. Contact STC or click here for more information about breeding opportunities with this beautiful and athletic stallion.

STC Reining

2016 Reining Schedule

April 15-17 Cloverdale
May 5-8 Gordyville
June 10-12 Cloverdale
July 18-20 Illinois State Fair

Reining Results

2013 US National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championships
Wonderfully Dun NVF
2013 US Reserve National Champion HA/AA Reining Intermediate Non-Pro AAOTR (Total Score of 412.5)

2013 NRHA Affiliate Championships
Sparkling Sunset
Owned by Pam Scoggins
5th Place NAAC Rookie Pro (Score 209.0)

Smart By Chex
Owned by Toni Dunker
5th Place NAAC Rookie Pro (Score 209.0)

NRHA Affiliate Shows

The National Reining Horse Association is the standard-setting body of the sport of Reining. NRHA, with their International Headquarters in Oklahoma City, is responsible for promoting the sport of Reining and working to ensure the highest standards of competition.

STC is proud to compete in NRHA shows with Arabians, Half-Arabians, and other breeds. Contact STC for additional information on reining training and competitions.

2017 Show Schedule

March 31 - April 2 Springfest | Gordyville
April 7-9 Missouri Extravaganza Arabian & Half Arabian Show | St. Louis, MO
May 26-28 Badger Classic | Jefferson, WI
June 13-18 Region 10 | St. Paul, MN
June 21-25 Region 13 | Springfield, OH
July 5-9 Region 11 | St. Louis, MO
August 13-19 Canadian Nationals | Brandon, MB
October 20-28 United States Nationals | Tulsa, OK

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