The Team

Cody Crow – Head Trainer

Cody Crow was raised on his family’s cattle ranch in south eastern Colorado. There, he learned to start colts and rope, as his family was active in the sport of rodeo. Around the age of 12 Cody not only helped start colts for his family but he began taking on outside horses for other people. On top of starting colts and roping with his twin brother, Cody and his family had a couple strings of race horses.

Growing up, his family would often buy a colt from the sale barn in the fall. His parents would feed the horse and he and his brothers would train it through the winter and sell it in the spring. The money made from their colt starting funded their rodeo habits. This cycle gave Cody a start to what would become his passion and business.

Currently Cody Crow owns and operates No Where But UP Performance Horses in Johnstown, Colorado.

Cody has had to opportunity to train and exhibit numerous horses to World and National Titles in multiple events, as well as showing many horses to multiple World Show Finalists and World show Top 5’s in several associations including NRCHA, Shtx, AQHA, ApHC, and ASHA.

On top of Cody’s personal show highlights, he is very proud to have also coached his non pro clientele to championships from local affiliates all the way up to World and National titles.

Cody believes that keeping the barn light hearted and fun makes his program stand out.

Garrett Ashby – Assistant Trainer

Garrett was raised in Omaha, NE where his love for horses grew until he moved to Colorado to pursue a degree in Equine Sciences from Colorado State University. Through his degree program he took an internship with No Where But UP Performance Horses in the summer of 2015, and has continued to work with us ever since. Garrett has watched and learned from head trainer, Cody Crow, and has quickly progressed in the art of showing horses. Riding many horses to World Show Qualifications, Circuit and Reserve Circuit Championships, as well as ROM and Superior awards. Garrett has a deep passion for not only horses but for equine medicine. Along with riding, Garrett puts many hours into helping our horses feel and look their best by practicing a high standard of equine sports medicine. Through the techniques of stretching, massage, and many other helpful outlets he helps our horses perform at an elite level. Outside of No Where But UP, Garrett enjoys working-out, listening to music, and spending time with his friends and dogs.

Emily Dahle- Assistant Trainer

Emily Dahle was raised in Tabernash, Colorado until 2003 when she then moved to Brush, Colorado. She started showing horses through 4H and eventually moved on to showing at CoWNSH, AQHA, and NRCHA shows. Additionally, she judged horses through FFA. Emily then went to college at Northeastern Junior in Sterling, Colorado to obtain a degree in Equine Management. She also showed on the versatility ranch horse team at NJC. In order to finish her degree, she completed an internship for No Where But Up Performance Horses. Emily fell in love with the job and the people and choose to continue with the NWBUP Team!