2022 Scottsdale Arizona Sun Circuit Awards and Eligibility

Sun Circuit Awards are based on the nine-point system.  If there are nine or more horses in a class, first place wins nine points, second wins eight points and so on.  If there are fewer than nine horses, first place wins the maximum possible, second place earns one fewer and so on. 

Circuit Awards 

Prizes will be awarded to the Circuit and Reserve Circuit Champion in all classes offering 8 judges.  Must show to 6 Judges to be eligible. See Full List of Circuit Awards

Awards Pickup

All awards must be picked up at the Awards booth prior to the close of the show. The show will not be responsible for shipping or otherwise delivering any prizes to exhibitors who have departed prior to the prizes being awarded. 

Permit Holders

Exhibitors with permits to ride horses other than their own will not be eligible for Circuit or Show Awards. 

Exhibitor Responsibility

Each Exhibitor is responsible for knowing and understanding all applicable AQHA, AzQHA, NRHA, NRCHA, NSBA and Sun Circuit rules and procedures. Exhibitors are responsible for knowing the prizes for which they are eligible. By competing for a prize, the exhibitor is effectively attesting to his or her eligibility for that prize. Any awards or payouts received at Sun Circuit for which the horse or exhibitor is found to be ineligible must be returned to Sun Circuit immediately at the exhibitors cost. 

Lead Line 

Open to exhibitors 8 years of age or under. Shown at a walk on lead line. Exhibitors may not enter any other riding classes at Sun Circuit. Horse may be of any breed or ownership. 

Walk Trot 10 and Under

Open to exhibitors 10 years of age or under.  Show at the walk and trot only. Exhibitors may not enter any other lope classes at Sun Circuit. The horse may be of any breed and ownership. 

11 and Under Is a non AQHA class. The horse may be of any breed and ownership. Horses will be required to lope in this division. 

L1 Open Ranch Trail and L1 Open Ranch Rail are non AQHA classes. To be eligible for the class the horse must be L1 eligible in AQHA Ranch Riding. 

L1 Amateur Ranch Trail and L1 Amateur Ranch Rail are non AQHA classes. To be eligible for the class the Exhibitor must be L1 eligible in AQHA Ranch Riding. 

Ranch Rail is a non AQHA class. All Amateur Select and Youth Exhibitors must meet AQHA ownership requirements to exhibit their horse in this class. Same ownership requirements apply to this class as showing in the Amateur/Select/Youth AQHA Ranch Riding or Amateur/Select /Youth Ranch Trail

EXHIBITOR AWARDS

A 2022  logo’d EZ Go Golf Cart will be awarded to the exhibitor who earns the most points per the 9 point sliding scale in each of the following specified awards. One cart for each specified award. All horses shown by the exhibitor will accumulate points toward the award. Exhibitors may show as many horses as AQHA rules permit in each class.  Amateur/Select/Youth Exhibitors who show their horses in the listed Open L1, Jr. or Sr. classes will accumulate points and those points will be added to any Amateur/Select/Youth points earned.

1. Ranch Exhibitor

Classes that will be counted towards the award include; L1 Ranch Trail, Jr. Ranch Trail, Sr Ranch Trail, Amateur Ranch Trail, Select Amateur Ranch Trail, Youth Ranch Trail, L1 Ranch Rail, Jr. Ranch Rail,  Sr Ranch Rail, Amateur Ranch Rail, Select Amateur Ranch Rail, Youth Ranch Rail, L1 Ranch Riding, Jr. Ranch Riding, Sr Ranch Riding, Amateur Ranch Riding, Select Amateur Ranch Riding, Youth Ranch Riding,

Horse must be L1 eligible in AQHA Ranch Riding to compete in L1 Ranch Rail and L1 Ranch Trail.

2. Working Cow Horse Exhibitor

Classes that will be counted towards the award include; Jr. Working Cow Horse, Sr. Working Cow Horse, Amateur Working Cow Horse, Youth Working Cow Horse

3. Western Pleasure Exhibitor

Classes that will be counted towards the award include; L1 Western Pleasure, L2 Jr. Western Pleasure, L3 Jr. Western Pleasure, L2 Sr. Western Pleasure, L3 Sr. Western Pleasure, L2 Amateur Western Pleasure, L3 Amateur Western Pleasure, L2 Select Amateur Western Pleasure, L3 Select Amateur Western Pleasure, Youth 14-18 Western Pleasure

4. Hunter Under Saddle Exhibitor

Sponsored by Ogden Ranch/Kristin Brock Show  Horses

Classes that will be counted towards the award include; L1 Hunter under Saddle, L2 Jr. Hunter under Saddle, L3 Jr. Hunter under Saddle, L2 Sr. Hunter under Saddle, L3 Sr. Hunter under Saddle, Amateur Hunter under Saddle, Select Amateur Hunter under Saddle, Youth Hunter under Saddle

5. Reining Exhibitor

Classes that will be counted towards the award include Jr Reining, Sr. Reining, Amateur Reining, Select Amateur Reining, Youth Reining

BEST OF SHOW AWARDS

Best of Show – All Around Division – Open – (One Horse)

Champion: Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots Sponsored by Rod Patrick Boots
Reserve: Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Avila Stable/Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Stallions, Aged Stallions, Open Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Geldings, Aged Geldings, Open Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Mares, Aged Mares, Open Performance Halter Mares, Jr. & Sr. Western Riding (L2 & L3), Jr.  & Sr.  Trail (L2 & L3), Jr. & Sr.  Western Pleasure (L2 &L3), Jr. & Sr.  Pleasure Driving, Jr.& Sr. Hunter Under Saddle (L2 & L3)

Best of Show – Reining and Cattle Division – Open – (One Horse)

Champion: Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots Sponsored by Rod Patrick Boots
Reserve- Logo’d Saddle Pad

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Stallions, Aged Stallions, Open Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Geldings, Aged Geldings, Open Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Mares, Aged Mares, Open Performance Halter Mares, Jr. & Sr. Reining (L2 & L3), , Jr. & Sr. Cow Horse, Open Heading, Open Heeling, Open Tie-Down roping, Jr. & Sr. Cutting

Best of Show – All Around Division – Amateur – (One Horse-One Rider)

Champion: Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots Sponsored by Rod Patrick Boots
Reserve: Logo’d Saddle Pad

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares, Am. Western Riding (L2 & L3), Am. Trail(L2 & L3), Am. Western Pleasure (L2 & L3), Am. Pleasure Driving, Am. Hunter Under Saddle, Am. Showmanship (L2 & L3), Am. Horsemanship (L2 & L3), Am. Hunt Seat Equitation(L2 & L3)

Best of Show –  Amateur or Select Reining and Cattle Dvision (One Horse-One Rider)

Champion: Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Sponsored by Barkemeyer Performance Horses
Reserve:  Logo’d Saddle Pad Sponsored by Barkemeyer Performance Horses

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares Am. Cow Horse, Am. Boxing, Am. Reining, Am. Select Reining, Am. Heading, Am. Heeling, Am. Cutting, Am. Breakaway Roping

Best of Show – All Around Division – Amateur Select – (One Horse-One Rider)

Champion: Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots Sponsored by Rod Patrick Boots
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Avila Stable/Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares Am. Select Western Riding (L2 & L3), Am. Select Trail (L2 & L3), Am. Select Western Pleasure (L2 & L3),  Am. Pleasure Driving, Am. Select Showmanship (L2 & L3), Am. Select Horsemanship (L2 & L3), Am. Select Hunter Under Saddle, Am. Select Hunt Seat Equitation

Best of Show – All Around Division – L1 Amateur (One Horse-One Rider)

Champion: Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots Sponsored by Rod Patrick Boots
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Avila Stable/Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares, Level 1Am. Reining, Level 1 Am. Western Riding,  Level 1 Am. Trail,, Level 1 Am. Boxing, Level 1 Am. Ranch Riding,L1 Am. Ranch Trail, L1 Am. Ranch on Rail,  Level 1 Am. Western Pleasure, Level 1 Am. Hunter Under Saddle, Level 1 Am. Showmanship, , Level 1 Am. Horsemanship, Level 1 Am. Select Horsemanship, Level 1 Am. Hunt Seat Equitation

Best of Show – All Around Division – L1 Select – (One Horse-One Rider)

Champion: Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots Sponsored by Rod Patrick Boots
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Avila Stable/Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares, Level 1Am. Reining, Level 1 Am. Select Western Riding,  . Level 1 Am. Select Trail, Level 1 Am. Boxing, Level 1 Am. Ranch Riding, L1 Am. Ranch Trail, L1 Am. Ranch on Rail, Level 1 Am. Select Western Pleasure, Level 1 Am. Hunter Under Saddle, Level 1 Am. Select Showmanship, , Level 1 Am. Select Horsemanship, Level 1 Am. Hunt Seat Equitation

Best of Show – All Around Division – Youth 14-18 (One Horse-One Rider)

Champion: Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots Sponsored by Rod Patrick Boots
Reserve: Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Avila Stable/Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Youth Geldings, Aged Youth Geldings, Youth Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Youth Mares, Aged Youth Mares, Youth Performance Halter Mares, Youth 14-18  Western Riding(L2 & L3), Youth 14-18 Trail, Youth 14-18  Western Pleasure, Youth 14-18  Hunter Under Saddle, Youth 14-18 Showmanship, Youth 14-18 (L2 & L3)  Horsemanship, Youth 14-18 Hunt Seat Equitation, 

Best of Show – Youth 13 & under (One Horse-One Rider)

Champion: Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots Sponsored by Rod Patrick Boots
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Avila Stable/Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Youth Geldings, Aged Youth Geldings, Youth Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Youth Mares, Aged Youth Mares, Youth Performance Halter Mares, Youth 13 & Under Western Riding, 13 & under Trail, 13 & under Western Pleasure, 13 & under Hunter Under Saddle, 13 & under Showmanship, 13 & under Horsemanship, 13 & under Hunt Seat Equitation, 13 & under Ranch Rail, 13 & under Ranch Trail, 13 & under Ranch Riding

Best of Show – Youth Reining and Cattle division (One Horse-One Rider)

Champion: Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots Sponsored by Rod Patrick Boots
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Avila Stable/Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Youth Geldings, Aged Youth Geldings, Youth Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Youth  Mares, Aged Youth  Mares, Youth  Performance Mares,Youth Cow Horse, Youth Boxing, Youth Reining,  Youth Heading, Youth Heeling, Youth Tie Down, Youth Cutting, Youth Breakaway Roping 

Best of Show – All Around Division – L1 Youth – (One Horse-One Rider)

Champion: Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots Sponsored by Rod Patrick Boots
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Avila Stable/Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Youth 3 yr. old Geldings, Youth Aged Geldings, Youth Performance Halter Geldings, Youth 3 yr. old Mares, Youth Aged Mares, Youth Performance Halter Mares, Level 1 Youth Reining, Level 1 Youth Western Riding, Level 1 Youth Trail, Level 1 Youth Ranch Riding, Level 1 Youth Western Pleasure, Level 1 Youth Hunter Under Saddle, Level 1 Youth Showmanship, Level 1 Youth Horsemanship, Level 1 Youth Hunt Seat Equitation, 

Best of Show – Youth 10 and under Walk Trot – (One Horse-One Rider)

Champion: Champion Buckle
Reserve: Reserve Buckle 

Classes that can be counted towards the award include: 10 and under Showmanship, 10 and under Pleasure, 10 and under Horsemanship, 10 and under Trail, 10 and under Hunter under Saddle, 10 and under Hunt Seat Equitation, 10 and under Ranch Riding, 10 and under Ranch Trail, 10 and under Ranch on the Rail

Best of Show – Youth 11 and under – (One Horse-One Rider)

Champion: Champion Buckle
Reserve: Reserve Buckle

Classes that can be counted towards the award include: 11 and under Showmanship, 11 and under Pleasure, 11 and under Horsemanship, 11and under Trail, 11 and under Hunter under Saddle, 11 and under Hunt Seat Equitation, 11 and under Ranch Riding, 11 and under Ranch Trail, 11 and under Ranch on the Rail

All Around Amateur Walk Trot

Champion: Buckle
Reserve: Saddle pad

Classes that can be counted towards the award include: Am. Walk Trot Pleasure, Am. Walk Trot Horsemanship, Am. Walk Trot Trail, Am. Walk Trot Hunter Under Saddle, Am.  Walk Trot Hunt Seat Equitation, Am.  Walk Trot Ranch on Rail, Am. Walk Trot Ranch Trail, Am. Walk Trot Ranch Riding

All Around Youth Walk Trot

Champion: Buckle
Reserve: Saddle pad

Pleasure, Yth. Walk Trot Horsemanship, Yth. Walk Trot Trail, Yth. Walk Trot Hunter Under Saddle, Yth. Walk Trot Hunt Seat Equitation, Yth. Walk Trot Ranch on Rail, Yth. Walk Trot Ranch Trail, Yth. Walk Trot Ranch Riding

Non Pro High Points

One Rider-One Horse

LEVEL 1  NON PRO

Youth or Amateur or Select -Showmanship, Horsemanship, Pleasure, Halter

Champion: Bobs Custom Saddles saddle Sponsored by Sea Ridge Farms 
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Avila Stable/Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Youth Showmanship L1, Youth Horsemanship L1, Youth Pleasure L1, 3 yr. old Youth Geldings, Aged Youth Geldings, Youth Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Youth Mares, Aged Youth Mares, Youth Performance Halter Mares, Amateur Select Showmanship L1, Amateur  Select Horsemanship L1, Amateur Select Horsemanship L1, Amateur Select Pleasure L1, Amateur  Showmanship L1, Amateur Pleasure L1, Amateur Horsemanship L1, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares

LEVEL 2  NON PRO

Amateur or Select Showmanship, Horsemanship, Pleasure, Halter 

Champion: Bobs Custom Saddles Saddle
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Avila Stable/Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Amateur Showmanship L2 , Amateur Western Pleasure L2, Amateur Horsemanship L2 ,  Am. Select Showmanship L2,  Am. Select Western Pleasure L2 , Am. Select Horsemanship L2, 3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares

LEVEL 3  NON PRO

Youth or Amateur or Select -Showmanship, Horsemanship, Pleasure, Halter. 

Champion: Bobs Custom Saddles saddle
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Avila Stable/Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

14-18 L3 Youth Showmanship, 14-18 Youth Horsemanship L3 , 14-18 Youth Pleasure L3, 3 yr. old Youth Geldings, Aged Youth Geldings, Youth Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Youth Mares, Aged Youth Mares, Youth Performance Halter Mares, Amateur Showmanship L3, Amateur Western Pleasure L3, Amateur Horsemanship L3 , Am. Select Western Pleasure L3,  Am. Select Showmanship L3 , Am. Select Horsemanship L3, 3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares

AMATEUR RANCH

Amateur Ranch Trail, Amateur  Ranch Riding, Amateur  Ranch on Rail, Amateur Halter.  

Champion: Bobs Custom Saddles saddle Sponsored by Debbie Cooper Performance Horses
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Amateur Ranch Trail, Amateur Ranch Riding, Amateur Ranch on the Rail, 3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares

SELECT AMATEUR RANCH

Select Amateur Ranch Trail, Select Amateur Ranch Riding, Select Amateur Ranch on Rail, Amateur Halter 

Champion: Bobs Custom Saddles saddle  Sponsored by Marler Performance Horses

Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

 Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Select  Amateur Ranch Trail, Select Amateur Ranch Riding, Select Amateur Ranch on the Rail, 3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares

L1 AMATEUR RANCH

L1 Amateur Ranch Trail, L1 Amateur Ranch Riding, L1  Amateur Ranch on Rail, Amateur Halter

Champion: Tall Top Rod Patrick Boots, Woods‘ Chinks, CR Ranch Wear shirt sponsored by Woods’s Western

Reserve: Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

 Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

L1  Amateur Ranch Trail, L1 Amateur Ranch Riding, L1 Amateur Ranch on the Rail, 3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares

NON PRO ENGLISH

Youth or Amateur  Equitation, Hunter under Saddle, Halter 

Champion: Bobs Custom Saddles Saddle Sponsored by Allocate your Assets
Reserve: Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Youth Hunt Sear Equitation, Youth Hunter under Saddle, 3 yr. old Youth Geldings, Aged Youth Geldings, Youth Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Youth Mares, Aged Youth Mares, Youth Performance Halter Mares, Amateur Hunt Seat Equitation, Amateur Hunter under Saddle, Select Amateur Hunt Seat Equitation, Select Amateur Hunter under Saddle, 3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Halter Mares

HIGH POINT AMATEUR TEAM ROPER

Champion: Bobs Custom  Saddles Saddle   Sponsored by Grimshaw Training Stables
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Halter will not count towards the award.  Award points based on one rider/one horse. Combination must show in BOTH Amateur Team Roping classes under at least six of the eight judges. Classes that can be counted towards the award include: Amateur Heading, Amateur Heeling

HIGH POINT YOUTH ROPER

Champion: Caliente Saddle Shop Saddle Sponsored by Adequan
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Halter will not count towards the award. Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include: 18 & under Breakaway, 18 & under Tie Down, 18 & under Heading, 18 & under Heeling

HIGH SCORE SUPER SELECT TRAIL 

Champion: Directors Chair

All exhibitors 70 years or older are eligible. Exhibitor who scores highest composite score of all three judges in Select Trail on Sunday  3/6/22  will win the award. 

HIGH POINT 10 AND UNDER WALK TROT RANCH 

Champion: Kimes Ranch Spurs Sponsored by Kimes Ranch
Reserve: Spur Straps Sponsored by Kimes Ranch

Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

10 and under Ranch Trail, 10 and under Ranch Riding, 10 and under Ranch on the Rail

HIGH POINT 11 AND UNDER RANCH 

Champion: Kimes Ranch Spurs Sponsored by Kimes Ranch
Reserve: Spur Straps Sponsored by Kimes Ranch

Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

11 and under Ranch Trail, 11 and under Ranch Riding, 11 and under Ranch on the Rail

HIGH POINT 13 AND UNDER RANCH 

Champion: Kimes Ranch Spurs Sponsored by Kimes Ranch
Reserve: Spur Straps Sponsored by Kimes Ranch

Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

13 and under Ranch Trail, 13 and under Ranch Riding, 13 and under Ranch on the Rail

HIGH POINT 14-18  RANCH 

Champion: Bobs Custom Saddles Saddle Sponsored by One Fine Vintage and Robertson Ranches
Reserve: Spur Straps Sponsored by Kimes Ranch

Award points based on one rider/one horse. Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

14-18  Ranch Trail, 14-18 Ranch Riding, 14-18 Ranch on the Rail

OPEN HIGH POINTS

One horse may be shown by multiple exhibitors

FARNAM L1 OPEN RANCH HORSE STAKES   

Must be L1 eligible in AQHA Ranch Riding to compete in L1 Ranch on the Rail and L1 Ranch Trail

Sponsored by FARNAM

 Award: Champion:  $2500 and Buckle

              Reserve:      $1500  and Saddle Pad 

              3rd:               $1000 and Bronc  Halter

Classes that will  be counted towards the award include: L1 Ranch Trail, L1 Ranch Riding, *L1 Ranch on Rail, 3 yr. old Stallions, Aged Stallions, Open Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Geldings, Aged Gelding, Open Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Mares, Aged Mares, Open Performance Halter Mares

OPEN RANCH  

Champion:  Bobs Custom Saddles saddle
Sponsored by Jimmy Daurio Performance Horses  and Seth Fender Performance Horses. 

The High Point Jr. or Sr. Horse of of the other age division than the champion will receive Tall Top Rod Patrick Boots, Woods‘ Chinks and a CR Ranch Wear shirt Sponsored by Woods‘ Western. E.g., if a Senior horse wins the championship saddle, the Junior horse will win the boots and vice versa.

Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Classes that will be counted towards the award include:

Jr. & Sr. Ranch Trail, Jr & Sr. Ranch Riding, Jr. & Sr. Ranch on the Rail, 3 yr. old Stallions, Aged Stallions, Open Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Geldings, Aged Gelding, Open Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Mares, Aged Mares, Open Performance Halter Mares

HIGH POINT GREEN (L1) HORSE 

Champion: Superior Saddlery Saddle Sponsored by Chad Evans Performance Horses
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Level 1 Hunter Under Saddle, Level 1 Western Pleasure, Level 1 Jr. Western Riding, L1 Sr. Western Riding , Level 1 Jr. Trail , Level 1 Sr. Trail, Level 1 Working Hunter,  3 yr. old Stallions, Aged Stallions, Open Performance Halter Stallions, 3 yr. old Geldings, Aged Gelding, Open Performance Halter Geldings, 3 yr. old Mares, Aged Mares, Open Performance Halter Mares

HIGH POINT ALL AGES TEAM ROPER

Mike Drennan Memorial Saddle

Champion: Caliente Saddle Shop Saddle:  Sponsored by Hershberger Performance Horse Sale, A1 Air Conditioning – Jon and Peggy Hershberger
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Halter will not count towards the award.  Award points based on one horse. Horse must show in BOTH All Ages Team Roping classes under at least six of the eight judges. Classes that can be counted towards the award include: All Ages Heading, Ages Heeling

VRH AWARDS

Open VRH

Champion: Bobs Custom Saddles Saddle Sponsored by Bobs Custom Saddles
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

Amateur or Limited VRH

Champion: Bobs Custom Saddles Saddle Sponsored by Bobs Custom Saddles
Reserve:  Sun Circuit Spurs Sponsored by Professionals Choice Bob Avila Collection

*Any All Around VRH winner who did not receive a trophy saddle will be awarded a Sun Circuit Trophy. This includes youth.