JG Reining Horses is located at Sterling Ranch in TX, USA and is specialized in training, showing, promoting and selling reining horses. JG has won numerous titles in Europe and in the US and is a NRHA Professional.
Jonathan Gauthier, born 1981, has studied visual communications before he started training reining horses. With father, Francois Gauthier, a NRHA Professional, and mother Lyne Laforme, a world renown clinician and NRHA plus FEI judge Jonathan grew up in the world of reining. He started riding himself only at the age of 16 though and has made it his goal to become one of the best. He went to learn from the best and then started his own business in 2006 in Europe. After claiming numerous prestigious titles in Europe he and wife Janina, a native German, decided to move to the States where Jonathan could make the Open Finals and win Level 1 and 2 of the NRHA Futurity in his first year. Titles like NRHA Top 20 Professional, Derby finalist, Carolina Classic Derby Champion, ABI Futurity Champion and several more followed. Since December 2012 JG Reining Horses is working out of Rosanne Sternberg`s Sterlin Ranch in the heart of the industry in Texas.
Just a few of the titles won by Jonathan Gauthier are:
- Americana Open Maturity Champion
- Austrian Open Futurity Champion
- NRHA Futurity Champion Open L1 and 2
- NRHA Futurity Finalist OpenL4
- Multiple NRHA Open Derby finalist
NRBC Open finalist
- Carolina Classic Derby Champion Open L3 and 4
- ABI Derby Champion Open L3 and L4
- Carolina Fall Classic Open Futurity Champion
- NRHA Top 20 Professional
- NRHA 2014 High Selling Two Year Old
- NRHA All Time High Selling Mare