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Qualify through your affiliate for the AQHA Novice championships.

Qualifying Period: January 1, 2014 – June 30, 2014

  • Participants must be a member in good standing of Wisconsin Quarter Horse Association/Wisconsin Quarter Horse Youth Association as well as AQHA.
  • WQHA Novice amateur and WQHYA Novice youth will earn qualifying points based on our current state year end awards point system, at any WQHA-approved shows held within the qualifying period. Points are earned on a per horse/exhibitor combination.
  • WQHA/WQHYA will invite the top-three high-point earning exhibitors in each class offered at the AQHA Novice championships, using our current state year-end awards point system.
  • In the event that an exhibitor declines an invitation, the next highest point earner will be offered an invite to allow three state qualified entries to go.
  • Exhibitor enters/attends the Novice championships solely at their own expense. WQHA/WQHYA only provides the opportunity to qualify.
  • The qualifying period for future AQHA Novice championships will remain January 1 – June 30 of the current year.