|Tom McCutcheon and Gunner's Specal Nite slide to WEG Individual Gold in Reining (©Nan Rawlins for Equimage® Media)|
“I knew he was pretty special tonight,” McCutcheon said. “I felt pressure, for sure, because I wanted to do him justice. He’s a great little horse.”
|Tom McCutchen(USA) Waits for his Gold Medal-Winning Score (©Nan Rawlins for Equimage® Media)|
|Craig Schmersal and Mister Montana Nic (©Nan Rawlins for Equimage® Media)|
At 12 years old, Mister Montana Nic is the old gentleman of the U.S. team, and he has been with Schmersal since he was a yearling.
|Old Mr. Montana Nic blows past the judges (©2010 Nan Rawlins for Equimage® Media)|
An American Quarter Horse sired by Reminic and out of Mollie Montana by Montana Doc, Mister Montana Nic is the 2005 FEI World Reining Master silver medalist and has $132,784 in NRHA lifetime earnings.
|Duane Latimer (CAN) and Dun Playin Tag wowed the crowds. (©2010 Nan Rawlins for Equimage® Media)|
|Defending 2009 World Champion Latimer awaits judges scores (©2010 Nan Rawlins/Equimage® Media)|
The judges were Greg Darnall (USA), Patti Carter-Pratt (CAN), Thiago Boechat (BRA), Ralf Hesselschwerdt (GER) and Eugenio Latorre (ITA).
|Schmersal (USA) Silver, McCutcheon (USA) Gold, Latimer (CAN) Bronze|