Regional Championships

Your American Quarter Horse gives you great opportunities at an AQHA Regional Championship near you.

This is your event.

You could be crowned a champion at this fun, rewarding AQHA competition!

Your American Quarter Horse is your livelihood, your passion, your source of encouragement and really the only remaining social network that’s not in front of a computer. He also opens doors and gives you opportunities in a way nobody in the world can match. Bring your Quarter Horse to the 2014 AQHA Regional Championship closest to your home and experience an event that tests your skills in a fun, rewarding environment! 

aqha regional championship mapCompete in these divisions:

  • Level 1 (Novice) – Offered in youth and amateur classes. Eligibility in a Level 1 class is determined by: 
    1. Points earned in the past three years
    2. Lifetime awards won with either AQHA or any equine organization or association with a membership of more than 7,500

Find out if you are eligible for Level 1 by clicking here.

  • Youth – specially designed for AQHYA members 18 and younger. 
  • Amateur – A non-pro division for AQHA members 19 and older. 
  • Select - A non-pro division for AQHA members 50 and older. 
  • Open – Reserved for our seasoned competitors and professionals, you can test your skills against the best!

With the exception of rookie and Level 1 (novice) classes, youth, amateur and select competitors may only show owned or leased horses as defined in the 2014 AQHA Handbook of Rules and Regulations. Late entries are accepted for an additional fee. Contact your region for more information.

All dates and locations are tentative. View a map to find your region. Regions may impose entry deadlines.

2014 Regional Championship Dates and Locations

Region 2 
September 18-21, 2014
Entry Deadline: September 10, 2014
Central City Fairgrounds
Rapid City, South Dakota
Show Contact - Mary Roes
308-760-0141 - region2show@gmail.com

Region 6
July 15-20, 2014
Entry Deadline: July 1, 2014
Eastern States Exposition 
Springfield, Massachusetts
Show Contact: Marge Tanner
603-746-3813 - margetanner@aol.com

Region 8
June 19-22, 2014
Entry Deadline: June 10, 2014
Kansas Coliseum
Park City (Wichita,) Kansas
Show Contact: Don Moore
719-468-9446 - mooreco@mane-events.com

Region 9
June 6-8, 2014
Entry Deadline: May 15, 2014
The Kirk Fordice Equine Center
Jackson, Mississippi
Show Contact: Tommy Andrus
662-207-9358 - tommyandrus@ymail.com