** NEW AMHA 2019 WORLD SHOW QUALIFYING REQUIREMENTS**

CLICK HERE for the 2019 Qualifying Form

The qualification rule below was voted in as an “Up to 3 Year Trial.”

 WS-030 Classes

 AMHA registered weanlings are exempt from AMHA Regional Championship & AMHA World Show Qualification.

 

A.     To enter and participate at the World Show, a horse must be shown under a minimum of four (4) judges at two (2) or more shows during the World Show qualifying period. The qualification period ends 30 days prior to the World Show.  A horse does not have to qualify in a particular class or classes to enter a class or classes at the World show with the following exceptions:

1.      Youth Qualification: To qualify for the World Show, a youth/horse combination must have shown together at an AMHA sanctioned show in each division entered at the World Show (i.e. youth halter/in hand class or youth driving class) under two (2) judges during the World Show qualification period.  Verification of this must be provided by show management on the official AMHA World Show qualification form.  This form must be submitted with entries.  In addition to this youth qualification, the horse must qualify as in “A” above (i.e. have shown under at least 4 judges at 2 shows in total).

2.      Amateur Qualification:  To qualify for the World Show, an amateur/horse combination must have shown together at an AMHA sanctioned show in each division entered at the World Show (i.e. amateur/AOTE halter/in hand class or amateur driving class) under two (2) judges during the World Show qualification period.  Verification of this must be provided by show management on the official AMHA World Show qualification form.  This form must be submitted with entries.  In addition to this amateur qualification, the horse must qualify as in “A” above (i.e. have shown under at least 4 judges at 2 shows in total).

3.      Open Qualification:  To qualify for entry into driving classes at the AMHA World Show, a horse must have shown in a driving class (youth, amateur or open) under at least two (2) judges during the qualification period.  Verification of this must be provided by show management on the official AMHA World Show qualification form.  This form must be submitted with entries.  In addition, the horse must qualify as in “A” above (i.e. have shown under at least 4 judges at 2 shows in total).

B.      All horses placing TOP TEN in their class at one of the AMHA Regional Championship Shows, regardless of the number shown in the same classes as offered at the World Championship Show will AUTOMATICALLY qualify for that same class at the AMHA World Championship Show.

 

The 2019 World Show Qualification season began July 26, 2018.

 

 

CLICK HERE for the 2019 Qualifying Form