Following are the qualifications needed to qualify for end of year awards:
1. Be a current member in good standing.
2. Participate in 4 english shows, 4 western shows or 7 gymkhanas during the current year.
3. Work the required volunteer shows during the current show year.
Novice 18 & Under - Walk, trot & Slow lope
Adult Novice 18 & Older - Walk, Trot & Slow Lope
Novice Horse - Must ride same horse all year
Members: $5 per class, $10 Arena Fee & $10 Award Fee for a total of $40
Non-members: $10 per event & $20 Arena Fee for a total $60
1st place = 7 points
2nd place = 6 points
3rd place = 5 points
4th place = 4 points
5th place = 3 points
6th place = 2 points
1 participation point per rider
Judges Choice = 6 points.
This placing is not for the fastest time but the best horsemanship and form. Proper leg & hand position, balanced seat, timing and position on turns, no jerking on reins, no excessive spurring or whipping, etc.