Nichole Chirico

Nichole Chirico is Horse&Rider's managing editor. She's been involved in AQHA all-around competition for nearly 20 years, and as a youth won the All American Quarter Horse Congress and was recruited to be an NCAA D1 rider at Oklahoma State University. Recently she started showing reined cow horses and is enjoying the new challenges that come with competing in the NRCHA. Chirico currently lives in Littleton, Colorado, with her partner, Alexander, and their dogs Ghost and Cirice.