TopNotch Performance Horses is owned by Christopher and Renee Leggett-Tidwell. We are conveniently located in the heart of Oklahoma in the east side of Edmond. Our facility is a beautiful 40 acre ranch that holds numerous turnouts, pastures and multiple barns.
Renee has grown up around horses, she was practically born in the saddle. She started showing at age 3 and hasn't left the showpen since. What first was a love for the western grew into a passion for the all around adding in the english flat and hunters. As a product of being a trainer's kid, Renee started breaking and training horses at a young age. She has trained with numerous trainers over the years to learn all different aspects of the horse. After high school, she worked with a veterinarian to learn more about the medical side of the horse world. She then moved to Oklahoma in 2007 to pursue Animal Science/AgriBusiness at Oklahoma State University and began to build a client base here.
Renee has been top 10 at the AQHA World Show, top 10 at the NSBA World Show, top 3 at the All-American Quarter Horse Congress and top 5 at the APHA World Show. Her clients have won numerous all around awards, AQHA Youth World top 10s, Congress top 5 and 10s, NSBA World Show top 10, Regional Championships and Novice Champion Championships. Her patience for helping clients understand their horse and passion for getting the best ride possible out of their horse helps her riders achieve their goals. She accepts new clients from the age of 4 and up.
Chris has a background in competitive sports before joining in the fun of showing horses. He spent his younger days coaching speed skating for the US Olympic team. He now has traded in his skates for saddles. Chris enjoys working with our own young prospects and bringing them up to showing in the Amateur events.
Check out Renee's article in GOHorseShow!