gs cutting horses




We specialize in training major-aged event horses and starting two-year olds. We do this by working with horses on a daily basis.

We also broker, consign, buy and sell horses.

Non-pros and amateurs are welcome. 

Please don't hesitate to contact us and see what horses we currently have available at GS Cutting Horses.





-NCHA Riders Hall of Fame with current lifetime earnings of $2,221,733.24 (Dec, 2016)

-2016 NCHA Rider of the Year Winner

-2016 Recipient of the Bill Freeman Award

-2016 Breeders Invitational Open Derby Champion

-2016 Superstakes Reserve Champion

-9 X NCHA Open Futurity Finalist

- 2016 NCHA Horse of the Year Winner with Ichis My Choice

-2015 PCCHA Open Futurity Champion

- 2015 PCCHA Open Cutting Stakes Champion

-2015 El Rancho Futurity Open Co-Champion

-2014 PCCHA Open Cutting Stakes Reserve Champion

-3 X West Texas Open Futurity Champion

-9 X APHA World and Reserve Champion

-Open Finalist in every NCHA Triple Crown Event

-Major Aged Event Open Finalist including: South Point Futurity, Idaho CHA Futurity, NWCHA Ranch Festival, Brazos Bash, West Monroe at the IKE, Tunica Futurity, Arbuckle Futurity, Bonanza Cutting, Cattlemens Classic, El Rancho Futurity and the Augusta Futurity


about gs cutting horses


GS Cutting Horses LLC, owned and operated by Grant Setnicka, began operations July, 2010 in Grandview, Texas. Prior to this, Grant worked for four years as Head Trainer at Black Rock Ranch, located in Harrison, Idaho. Before Black Rock, he worked two years for the legendary Reined Cowhorse World Champion Doug Williamson. Prior to that, he worked for three years for Jason Hershberger, owner of Hershberger Performance Horses, a premiere rope horse trainer. During his high school years, he team roped throughout California and Nevada. As a kid he also cowboyed on the 54,000 acre Vail and Vickers Ranch located on Santa Rosa Island, 16 miles offshore of the City of Santa Barbara, CA.





Photos by Allison Ballinger, crossbphoto.com


We are grateful to have the support of some amazing brands

contact us



+1 (805) 320-8782





Ranch Location:

13800 CR 101 

Grandview, TX 76050



Mailing Address: 

GS Cutting Horses LLC,

13800 CR 101

Grandview, TX 76050


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