Timed Event Competitions

Timed events, the area of the horse world for the adrenaline junkie.

team roping

There are plenty of opportunities to compete in timed events in and out of the AQHA arena. In AQHA competition, though, you and your Quarter Horse can compete at approved events, earn points toward awards and titles, even qualifying for the industry’s pinnacle events – AQHA world championship shows. If you’re wanting to stay more local, look to the AQHA Regional Championships and AQHA Level 1 Championships, which are fun events where you can test your mettle and be recognized for your speed and skill. Get out there and have fun!

May 28, 2024 | ,
The Diamond-McNabb Ranch Horse Sale has announced its 16th annual sale will begin with a preview day on Friday, May 31.
May 24, 2024 | AQHA Services , Registering/transfer
Roping is now listed as a separate earnings line item in the summaries of QData sire reports and on QStallions.
May 01, 2024 | , Breeding
View the top 10 leading roping sires in 2023.
May 01, 2024 | , Breeding
See the top 10 leading barrel racing sires for 2023.
April 13, 2024 | News and Publications , Timed / Speed events
AQHA is partnering with Better Barrel Races to offer more opportunities for barrel racers at the 2024 BBR World Finals.
April 09, 2024 | News and Publications , Horse sales
Offering quality ranch-trained horses for almost 20 years.
March 13, 2024 | , Rodeo
The talented teen Rylee Jo Maryman and her cow-bred American Quarter Horse battle adversity to cash in at The American Rodeo. 
March 11, 2024 | , Rodeo
Meet the big-money American Quarter Horses who lit up Globe Life Field in 2024. 
February 20, 2024 | News and Publications ,
AQHA has announced direct qualifying events for barrel racing competitors to qualify and compete at the 2024 Nutrena AQHA World Championship Show. The qualifying period is from August 1, 2023, to July 31, 2024.
February 15, 2024 | News and Publications , Timed / Speed events
A complete list of barrel races graded for 2024 has been announced by BRIA, which has developed a system to grade barrel races that are consistently recognized as the highest level and quality of competition.