AQHA Open Level 1 Stakes Classes
Eligibility for these classes is based on the horse's record.
By Photos courtesy of Shane Rux, Lucas Oil World official photographer | November 3, 2018
The American Quarter Horse Journal
In addition to the open Level 1 western pleasure and hunter under saddle classes that have been offered at past World Shows, exhibitors can now show eligible horses in open Level 1 ranch riding, trail and western riding.
Exhibitors in the Level 1 stakes classes will be vying for top honors and $1,000-added in each class.
Open Level 1 Trail Stakes, November 4
Won by Legacy Made, ridden by Jason Gilliam of Greensburg, Indiana; owned by Janet Gunn of Greensburg
Sponsored by Oak Springs Ranch
Open Level 1 Western Pleasure Stakes, November 7
Won by Florida Georgia Line, ridden by Rusty Green of Pilot Point, Texas; owned by Ruth Marie Rowe of Elizabeth, Colorado
Sponsored by VS Code Red and VS Flatline
Open Level 1 Ranch Riding Stakes, November 8
Sponsored by BMG Quarter Horses
Open Level 1 Western Riding Stakes, November 9
Sponsored by Masterson Farms
Open Level 1 Hunter Under Saddle Stakes, November 9
Sponsored by Show Stop Farms
The classes are being held in the Performance Arena, and awards will be presented through 10th place.
The deadline to enter a stakes class is 5 p.m. the night before each class, and the cost to enter is $100 each, with 75 percent of entry fees (plus added money) as payout.
Entry forms are available in the Competitor Resources Section of www.aqha.com/worldshow.