Novice Saddle Series 2020

NEW FOR 2020!

January 1 – December 30, 2020

RULES: TQHA Saddle Series Rules

The TQHA leadership is reviewing SUBSTITUTING another show for the Aggie Super Circuit due to it’s cancellation.

It will be later in the year.  We will keep you posted!


 

WHAT IT IS:

TQHA Approved Shows that have the following novice classes.

7 novice classes (Am & Youth =14 total)

  • Ranch Riding, HUS, HSE, Horsemanship, Pleasure, Trail, Showmanship

2020 SHOWS:

4 TQHA approved shows in 2020.  (**Approved Series shows will rotate per year)
Click each show for schedules and information:

AWARDS:

  • Only TQHA members eligible for awards
  • Year End Final High Point
    • announced in December 2020
    • awarded at TQHA Annual Meeting Awards Banquet – January 2021

RULES 

  • Both exhibitor and horse owner must be current TQHA member. (No retroactive must be member by Aggie Super Circuit – can join at the horse show)
  • Must be AQHA L1 eligible.
  • Must show at 3 of the 4 nominated shows, TQHA intro show is mandatory.
  • Do not have to show to every judge at those shows, but all judges do count.
  • Each individual judge’s placing (show) at the nominated shows counts towards year end (saddle) points in the respective division.
    • For example: For the L1 Am Trail there will be 13 eligible judges(shows) you do not have to show to all 13 judges, however all 13 judges placings will count towards year end saddle series awards.
  • Points are determined by the number of entries in the class up to 10pts. For example: If there are 10 people in the class 1st place gets 10pts, 2nd place gets 9pts, 3rd gets 8pts etc.
  • In the event of a tie, the person that has shown to the most judges wins tie breaker. Second tie breaker – person with the most 1sts. Thereafter will be under the discretion on TQHA.

 

Points Per Place
# Horses in class 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place 4th Place 5th Place 6th Place 7th Place 8th Place 9th Place
1 1                
2 2 1              
3 3 2 1            
4 4 3 2 1          
5 5 4 3 2 1        
6 6 5 4 3 2 1      
7 7 6 5 4 3 2 1    
8 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1  
9 & over 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1