ATTENTION: The AQHA office will be closed Thursday, November 27, and Friday, November 28, in observance of Thanksgiving. We look forward to serving you again Monday, December 1. 


Qualify through your affiliate for the AQHA Novice championships.

  • Qualification will be based upon class placing at Arkansas Quarter Horse Association-approved shows.
  • Exhibitors must be Arkansas Quarter Horse Association members.
  • Points will be computed in the same manner as points for year-end awards.
  • The top three individuals in each Novice class offered at the Novice Championship shows that are not nationally qualified will be invited to the Novice Championship shows as a state qualifier.
  • In the case of a tie for the top three spots, all tied exhibitor-horse teams will be invited.
  • Exhibitors interested in qualifying must complete a Novice Championship Show letter of intent.