Rules

Memberships:             

Single $25

Family $35

 

2016 Classes Available

*** For complete set of rules please click here***

Versatility:            Cutting, Working Cow Horse, Reining, Trail                                       Open:                          Any paid rider that has more than $500 LTE from showing

 

Limited Open:            Any paid rider that has less than $500 LTE

 

Non-Pro:                     Rider or immediate family member must own the horse being shown.  Cannot have been paid for training or lessons for 5 years.

 

Limited Non-Pro:       Rider or immediate family member must own the horse being shown.  Cannot have been paid for training or lessons for 5 years.  Riders do not go down the fence.

 

           Novice Horse and Rider:       Rider and horse have limited show experience and less than $100 LTE in any judged competition. Rider or immediate family member must own horse.   Once a horse and rider wins the year-end award he/she is no longer eligible for this class regardless of money won.

Youth: (classes determined by age of contestant as of January 1, 2016)

 

Junior: 13 & under- horse shown in AQHA legal bit for age of horse

Senior: 14 to 17- horse shown in AQHA legal bit for age of horse

 

*5-member committee reserves the right to review rider’s class eligibility, based on show experience and skills of horse and rider

 

Each rider division listed above will be broken down according to age of horse being shown.

 

3 yr olds- snaffle or hackamore

4 & 5 yr olds- snaffle or hackamore

6 yr & up- one hand in a bridle (any AQHA legal bit)

 

*Horses under 6 may be shown in the bridle class but must be shown one handed in a shank bit.

 

*Down the fence cow work: High school age Senior Youth (grades 9-12) will be allowed to go down the fence, but must be entered and compete in adult Versatility class instead of youth class.

There will be stringent call off rule by judge that will need to be adhered to by youth age rider in adult class. If call off signal is not followed, rider may be excluded from any further show participation for the day or season as deemed by the judge / board members based on the severity of the infraction.

 

Parents will be required to sign waiver stating assumed financial responsibility for any cow that may be injured or killed by their youth age rider competing in adult class cow work down the fence.

 

 

*Stallion Rule:   NO YOUTH will be allowed to ride/ show a stallion.

If rider is 18 or older on January 1, 2016, they are considered an Adult and may use a stallion. NO ONE 17 years old or younger may ride a stallion.

 

Stock Horse:       Cutting, Fence and steer stop (or box & pen), Reining, Trail, Ranch Roping

      Adult Open               Any rider that is paid to train horses

 

Adult Non-Pro          Non-paid riders. Rider or immediate family member must own the horse.

 

Each rider division listed above will be broken down according to age of horse being shown.

 

Junior Horse: 5 yr olds and under

Senior Horse: 6 yr & up- This class will have no age based headgear restrictions.  If you have an aged horse that is still in a snaffle or bosel you may show the horse in that headgear as long as he has not been shown in a bridle prior to the show.  NRCHA legal headgear still applies.  No mechanical hackamores, twisted wire or other illegal bits.

Junior Youth   13 & Under

 

Senior Youth 14 to 17

Cutting Only: NCHA Rules: horses shown in any bridle. 3 year olds can be reined

                  Open:       3 yr old horses

                                   4 & above horses

                  Non-Pro:  3 yr old horses

                                  4 & above horses

Entry Fees:

 

            Versatility:

 

            Novice horse and rider: $75

            Open, Non-pro, Limited Non-pro: $90

            Junior Youth: $25

            Senior Youth: $35

 

            Cutting Only: $90

 

Entries

Entries must be called in the Monday prior to show day.  A $10 late fee will be applied to all late entries, and entry will show last in all classes.

 

Call or text Rebecca Phillips (435) 512-1876 to enter.

 

*If there are not enough riders to make a class, rider will be moved to the next class.  2 points will be added to the rider’s accumulate