Youth World Cup

Organizers of the American Quarter Horse Youth World Cup cancelled the event for 2020 for the safety of exhibitors, coaches, advisers and event staff.

American Quarter Horse Youth World Cup horsemanship riders pledge allegiance to the flag on horseback during the awards ceremony

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The American Quarter Horse Youth World Cup is an educational, leadership and competition-based event for AQHA youth members from around the world.

About the Youth World Cup

The American Quarter Horse Youth World Cup is an educational, leadership and competition-based event for AQHA youth members from around the world. This international event is hosted every two years by a different country. 

On March 26, the 2020 American Quarter Horse Youth World Cup organizers announced in a statement posted on Facebook that the 2020 Youth World Cup, scheduled for July 3-12 in the Netherlands, has been cancelled.

The event organizers cancelled to protect the health of exhibitors, coaches, advisers and event staff, due to the evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic worldwide.

Read the official statement.

The Deutsch Quarter Horse Association was slated to host the event July 3-12 at the Equestrian Centre de Peelbergen in the Netherlands.

AQHA is a proud sponsor of the American Quarter Horse Youth World Cup. For more information about the Youth World Cup, or to contact event management, please visit www.ywc2020.com.