New For 2019
Sun Circuit Pattern books are available for download! All proceeds from pattern book sales go to benefit the Arizona Quarter Horse Youth. Printed pattern books will be available for purchase at the show office also. Individual patterns will be posted the day prior to showing at no charge.
National Championship Tournament Final Rankings & Eligibility
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December 2018 Equitation Rankings List
December 2018 Horsemanship Rankings List
December 2018 Showmanship Rankings List
The 64 top-ranked exhibitors in each of the Youth, Amateur and Select divisions of Horsemanship, Equitation and Showmanship are eligible to compete in an exciting new tournament style championship at the 2019 Sun Circuit. There are no additional Tournament entry fees to participate, and great prizes will be awarded at the conclusion of the rounds for the Sensational Sixteen, the Exceptional Eight, The Four and ultimately the National Champions.
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APHA Pointed Classes
For the first time ever, Sun Circuit will offer American Paint Horse Association pointed classes. In 2019 the classes will include Showmanship, Horsemanship and Equitation. Youth, Amateur and Masters will be offered in each division. The classes will run concurrent with the NSBA Color classes. Sun Circuit also will again offer NSBA Color classes in the Western Pleasure, Western Riding and Trail.
Exhibitors may enter the Color or APHA or enter both classes. Solid registered paints are eligible for the NSBA Color Class but are not eligible for the APHA classes offered at Sun Circuit.
3 Slates of NRCHA Classes For 2019
Sun Circuit is please to offer 3 slates of classes this year. Classes are also approved by AzRCHA. NRCHA Circuit Champion Buckles awarded in each class, plus there is $4,800 in added money. See Details