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Qualify through your affiliate for the AQHA Novice championships.

Qualifying Period:  July 1,2013 – June 30, 2014

  • Must be a member, in good standing with Massachusetts Quarter Horse Association during the qualifying period.
  • Must have shown at either the MassQHA Novice/Open Show (April) and/or the MassQHA
    Annual Shows (May).
  • Must have fulfilled the "Two Meeting Rule." (See MassQHA handbook)
  • Must submit a letter of intent to the MassQHA board of directors for each horse/exhibitor combination.
  • If a Novice class is not offered at MassQHA qualifying shows, the exhibitor who has competed elsewhere at AQHA-approved events may still qualify by submitting the results of those events to the board of directors.
  • In case of a tie, the exhibitor who showed in the greatest number of shows will qualify. If there is still a tie, the exhibitor with the most points will qualify.