Featured Listings

UNO MAS2014 Smooth As A CatGotta Lot Of StyleLOOK WHOS SMOOTHTurnkey Horse FacilitySmooth Lenas CatKeefer 2014 Gelding2015 Mare by Light N LenaColor Me Royal BlueTWICED BET PROVEN MARE FOR SALEThe Gift Book34 AC Home & ImprovementsRitchie • Fresh WaterSOLD Tuff Like SkinnyBet N On Billi JoBREYGO FOXY FULL MOONHelp WantedMaserati CatLassies Kitty HawkSeasoned cutting mareSale PendingAMAZING - 5 Acre PropertyTeles One TimeUnother Vice 2014 MarePEPTOS JAZZY CATDriving Ms ReySolid, flashy mare!Beautiful Cuts DVD FIRST Metallic Cat Champ2019 GR 32ft Stock TraileSunday DriveChrome CatillacIm Johnny CrockettWashington Ranch OKPurrfect ReyflectionFLOTALLICMetallic Cat YearlingSmooth CoquetteSOLDMETALLIC STARDUSTJACKIE ACOOL CAT IN SHADESTHATS ONE COOL CATSOLDIggy ReyzaleaAUTUMN RUBY: show mare70 AC Parker CountyLAE champ 5 yr mareEasy to ride little guy!2008 4 Star 4 Horse2014 Geld. LTE: $26,000+2017 ColtCatchyalater SOLDSMOOTHRUNNING ENGINE SOLDCR SISTER TUFF2018 Sweet Lil Pepto coltTo HIgh For Sue Metallicprisnvinegar2013 SAAC Mare 4 SaleSAAC Lifetime Breedings2003 Dual Pep BroodmareBlu Boon Smokin It2014 Gelding Crimson CougThat Sly Bob for sale!Cats Like Us Rammer JammerA Sassy NurseSOLDFlippin Hottie2017 ONCE IN A BLUE BOON SOLD2014 Geld. LTE: $27,593+2019 24' Platinum Calf Show Trailer HBC BroodmareMk Reba Rey - 2014 Dual RRedhead From Denver813 to 3117 AC Brazos RivLITTLE JAZZAREYDORide with ConfidenceSOLDHALIVOUS 2013 MareSOLD2017 Hottish colt2019 Bloomer 4 HorseAristo Twister SOLDGracious Halreycious2016 Colt by Metallic CatBrazos Bash NP Fut ChampKittys Smart ReyTallic TicketReytalic LTE: $49K+MK Hals Smooth GirlBet Hesa Cat 5YO GeldingXtra Smart ReyOne Time Pepto BroodmareGreat Non Pro/Am or Youth2017 Bloomer PC Load 4HReduced SAAC Breeding LIGHT EM UPP 5YR OLDPerfect AM Horse Gorgeous 103 Ac Wfrd2012 PeptoRioPlayboy MareSOLDMetallica Plays2008 AQHA Gelding BROKESOLDIm Not Blu LTE $20k+2017 Metallic Cat colt2017 ColtFlag FundamentalsMetallic Cat stud colt2014 Metallic Cat GeldingHydrive Cat MarePiccirillo SOLDAdorable Farm House 2019 Platinum 3 Horse Stock ComboSteve Earl2012 Broodmare 3 in 1 PkgGorgeous Residential LandQ The Lights

Fons DeBarbanson

Trainer

fons debarbanson
940-580-0251

Weatherford, TX
United States
Send Email

Lifetime Earnings: $108,986



Fons de Barbanson grew up in The Netherlands, starting out riding jumping and dressage horses as a kid. As a teenager he learned about cutting horses and was instantly hooked. A trip to The United States soon followed, and he ended up moving there on a college visa in 2001, earning associate and bachelor degrees from North Central Texas College and the University of North Texas, respectively.

He worked for several top cutting horse trainers during this time, including John Wold and Randy Butler, before striking out on his own. When the chance came to work for Slate River Ranch, He took the opportunity to work and show for one of the leading owners and breeders in the industry, while further mastering his skills under John Mitchell. 

His wife Shelly has an extensive horse and cattle background as well, growing up as a daughter of a feedlot manager and riding and showing in several different disciplines as well as earning a masters degree in animal science from West Texas A&M. Their son Tristen just turned 6, and enjoys the horses as well. Fons prides himself on putting a solid foundation on 2 year olds and mostly focuses on developing young horses and preparing them for aged events, but enjoys teaching amateurs and non pros and showing at the weekend level as well. Care and well being of the horse are top priorities in his program, and plenty of personal time is spent on each horse.


Starting 2019 Fons will be the 2YR old trainer at T/K Cutting horses working along side of NCHA Hall of Fame trainer Tatum Rice. 

Accomplishments Include:

2017 Summer Spectacular Derby Limited Open Finalist
2016 Arbuckle Futurity Open Novice Champion
2016 Arbuckle Futurity Open Classic Finalist 
2016 NCHA Super Stakes Open Gelding Finalist 
2016 NCHA Super Stakes Open Semi Finalist
2016 NCHA Super Stakes Limited Open Finalist 
2016 NCHA Summer Spectacular Limited Open Finalist
2015 NCHA Super Stakes Derby Limited Open Reserve Champion 
2015 NCHA Futurity Open Semi Finalist
2015 NCHA Futurity Limited Open Top 10 Finalist




View all listings for fons debarbanson

Views: 100