Australian Ranch Horse

Registration Information

Australian Ranch Horse

We look forward to you joining Australian Ranch Horse

Please visit our website for Rule Book and Event Calendar https://www.australianranchhorse.com.au

As a member of Australian Ranch Horse, you receive:

  • Membership is for a 12-month period from 1st July to 30th June each year.
  • Official membership to compete in sanctioned Australian Ranch Horse events
  • Official membership card and competition card for Amateur Statuses
  • Selection of classes designed to provide levels of competition for everyone
  • Regular updates of what’s happening in our newsletter
  • Members are eligible to participate in:

–  End of Year Awards

–  Points and Achievement Awards for your horse

 

Membership Categories:

  • Family: $80.00 per year (2 adults/2 children) from the same household (Competition Cards $10.00 per person for competing members only)
  • Single Competitor: $55.00 per year including competitor card
  • Single Non- Competitor: $35.00 per year (for non-competing horse owners and enthusiasts)
  • Youth: Free Sponsored Membership

All horse owners, competing and non-competing, must be current members of Australian Ranch Horse for their horse to be eligible to compete.

 

Choosing the Right Competition Status

Your competition status is based on your overall show experience and not your experience in any particular event or class. You cannot hold more than ONE competition card to compete in events.

  • Open – A person who received payment in the past three years for training and coaching horses, of any discipline. Holds a judges certificate or a member of any Professional Horseman Association.
  • Amateur – Over 19 years of age, do not qualify for Open Status, have won more than five events/classes, cumulatively (overall) in classes excluding conformation classes at any show, or similar events run by an Association, including different disciplines or breeds.
  • Novice Amateur – Over 19 years of age, do not qualify Open Status and not won more than five events/classes, cumulatively (overall) in any classes excluding conformation classes at any shows, or other similar events run by an Association, including different disciplines or breeds. Winners and placegetters of campdrafts and feature events such as challenges are excluded from this class. 
  • Amateur Freshman - Over 19 years of age, do not qualify Open, Amateur or Novice Amateur Status and not won more than three events/classes, cumulatively (overall) in any classes excluding conformation classes at any shows, or other similar events run by an Association, including different disciplines or breeds. Winners and placegetters of campdrafts and feature events such as challenges are excluded from this class. 
  • Youth  - A person must be no more than eighteen (18) years of age on 1st July and will be considered eighteen (18) years of age for the balance of that financial year for horse show purpose. Youth cannot compete in Novice Youth, Amateur Freshman, Novice Amateur, Amateur divisions.
  • Novice Youth - A person must be no more than eighteen (18) years of age on 1st July and will be considered eighteen (18) years of age for the balance of that financial year for horse show purpose. Youth cannot compete in Novice Youth, Amateur Freshman, Novice Amateur, Amateur divisions. Novice Youth may not have won more than five events/classes, cumulatively (overall) in any classes excluding conformation classes at any shows, or other similar events run by an Association, including different disciplines or breeds.

 

For further clarification please read the official Australian Ranch Horse Rule Book located on the website.