Team Wrangler

Team Wrangler is a collection of 24 AQHA Professional Horsemen who promote educational outreach for the horse industry.

As a joint effort between Wrangler and the American Quarter Horse Association, Team Wrangler promotes educational outreach for the equine industry by providing clinics to horse enthusiasts across the globe. The 2017 team is as versatile as the American Quarter Horse, comprising 24 top AQHA Professional Horsemen, from across the disciplines – from halter to all-around and roping to racing.

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The members of the 2018 Team Wrangler are:

  • C.R. Bradley of Collinsville, Texas
  • Nancy Cahill of Madisonville, Texas
  • Cynthia Cantleberry of Paso Robles, California
  • G.R. Carter Jr of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Ryan Cottingim of Thompsons Station, Tennessee
  • Shelley Fitzgerald of Yukon, Oklahoma
  • Mike Jennings of Round Hill, Virginia
  • Teddy Johnson of Whitesboro, Texas
  • Luke Jones of Allerton, Iowa
  • Holden Jung of Farmington, Utah
  • Whitney Lagace of Higganum, Connecticut
  • Bobby E Lewis of Overbrook, Oklahoma
  • Josh Little of Mebane, North Carolina
  • Gretchen Mathes of Harwinton, Connecticut
  • Tom McBeath of Union, Mississippi
  • Jonathan Meilleur of Hamburg, Pennsylvania
  • C Davidson ‘David’ Miller of Boerne, Texas
  • Keith Miller of Reidsville, North Carolina
  • Carli Pitts of Newburgh, Indiana
  • Ricky Ramirez of Millsap, Texas
  • Tom Robertson of Saline, Michigan
  • Marty Oak Simper of Ogden, Utah
  • Stephen Stephens of Weatherford, Texas
  • Dan Trein of Seville, Ohio

Upcoming Clinics 

February 10 – Saratoga Springs, UT - Summerhill Equestrian Center

Marty Simper Ranch Riding Clinic

9 am to 4 pm - $25 for spectators                                                                                 

Contact Tasha Overson for more info - 385-233-7737 •


February 24 –Leatherdale Equine Center - Falcon Heights, MN                                   

Whitney Lagace  Trail, Horsemanship, and Showmanship Clinic, Tack Swap and Clinic

11 am to 2 pm                                                                                                             

Contact Kelly Manner for more info - 218-969-8970 or 


February 22-24, 2019, Murfreesboro, TN, Southern Equine Expo at Tennessee Miller Coliseum

Carli Pitts -

     Developing A Winning Pattern in Showmanship At Halter

     Western Horsemanship: The Importance Of Connection To A Perfect Pattern

     Hunt Seat Equitation: How Correct Position Provides Quick and Responsive Gait And Maneuver Transitions

     How To Show Western Riding

     Riding the Perfect Pattern:  Controlling The Outcome


March 1 and 3, 2019, Harrisburg, PA

Mike Jennings – Ranch Riding and VRH demos at PA Horse World Expo


March 16, 2019, Folsom, LA

Tom McBeath – Horsemanship, Trail, Ranch Riding & Reining at Good Guy’s Arena


March 16-17, 2019, Rantoul, KS

C.R. Bradley – Calf Roping, Breakaway, and Horsemanship


April 20, 2019, Forest Lake, MN

Dan Trein – Learn the New AQHA Judging System: HS Equitation, Horsemanship, and Showmanship  


April 20, 2019, Woodbine, MD

Mike Jennings – Ranch Riding


May 4-5, 2019, Mounds, OK

Shelley Fitzgerald – Team Penning and Ranch Sorting


May 10, 2019, Woodbine, MD

Mike Jennings – Ranch Riding


May 18-19, 2019, Whitehall, MT

Marty Simper – Ranch Riding


May 2019 – date TBD – Yukon, OK

Shelley Fitzgerald – All Girl Trail Ride and Clinic


June 1-2, 2019, Butte, MT

Ryan Cottingim – Trail and Horsemanship