Qualify through your affiliate for the AQHA Novice championships.

Qualifying Period: July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015

  • All Novice Youth and Novice Amateur exhibitors must place at a minimum of 10 OQHA approved shows (show to 10 judges)
  • Exhibitors must be a member in good standing with AQHA and OQHA
  • Points will be compiled on a one horse, one exhibitor basis
  • Points will be awarded on the basis of one point for each horse the exhibitor defeats, with a maximum of 30 points awarded for each class.
  • In the event of a tie, the exhibitor placing in the most shows during the stated qualifying period will break the tie. The next tie will be broken by the exhibitor having the most number of firsts.
  • Exhibitor must reside in Ohio, or have a hardship on file with AQHA
  • OQHA will submit the top 3 point earning exhibitors in each of the qualifying novice classes to AQHA by August 01, 2015.