Welcome to Rock
Hedlund Cutting Horses!
Rock’s specialty… Showing, training, lessons and going
down the road. Whether you need a 2yr old started, an aged
event horse trained, a show horse tuned or lessons to
improve your skills; Rock Hedlund Cutting Horses offers
programs of all levels for horses of any age and riders of
In close to 30 years of training cutting horses Rock’s
successes are many, among them; Two - World Championships,
Two - Reserve World Championships and multiple Aged Event
titles. In addition to his own successes, Rock’s coaching
and tuning skills have helped his clients to achieve; Five –
NCHA World Championships, a multitude of NCHA Top 15
finishes, Thirty - PCCHA Championships and Twenty - PCCHA
Rock first hung his “shingle” as a cutting horse trainer in
1983. That same year he married his wife Landy and in 1990
they were blessed by the arrival of their son Cody. Since
that time Rock has amassed more than $1.6 million in
earnings, an achievement which earned him a much coveted
position in NCHA’s Riders Hall of Fame.
As a member of NCHA and PCCHA, Rock is an active
participant; Serving at committee level, as a Board of
Director for both associations and in 2006 as President of
PCCHA. In addition, Rock is an NCHA AAAA accredited judge.
Giving back to the industry that has provided so much to him
is of great importance to Rock, as he continues his active
participation and support of these organizations.
Rock Hedlund Cutting Horses is based at Rock & Landy’s ranch
in Acampo, California. Centrally located, it is easily
accessible to our clients and ideally setup for training and
lessons. If you’re interested in learning more about Rock
and his cutting program, give us a call, stop by or let’s
visit during an event.