2018 NRCHA Stakes

March 24 – 31, 2018 ///// Las Vegas, NV

Metallic TrainClayton Edsall, of Oakdale, California, won the 2018 NRCHA Stallion Stakes Open Championship riding Metallic Train (Metallic Cat x Sparking Train x Shining Spark), a 2013 mare owned by Beverly Vaughn from Durango, Colorado.


The NRCHA Stakes features 4- and 5-year-olds by NRCHA Subscribed Stallions competing in snaffle bits and hackamores. The competition includes many of the top Snaffle Bit Futurity horses from the previous year, as well as those who might not have been ready for the Futurity, but who are now able to perform competitively.

2019 Tentative Dates: March 30 – April 6