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. 

Youth Advisers

Meet your youth affiliate advisers and officers, plus access important forms.

Adviser Resources

  • Advisers by State/Country (PDF)

AQHYA Contest Rules

  • Horse Bowl - test your horse horse knowlege
  • Variety - showcase your musical talent
  • Team Spirit - team earns points by attending and placing in the various events
  • Stall Decorating - maintenance, cleanliness, originality and craftmanship are the name of the game
  • Jeans - represent your state with this Wrangler Jeans and Justin Boots fundraiser
  • Speech - contestants will demonstrate public speaking and knowledge of the industry in front of an audience
  • Scrapbook - create an AQHYA relevant video or power point using technical skill and content organization
  • Judging - your team will have the opportunity to judge four halter classes and four performance classes
  • Freestyle Exhibitions - participants will be judged on crowd appeal, uniqueness of pattern, elements o fun and maneuvers performed. Horsemanship will include, Western, English and Reining.
  • Fashion Show - fundraising, modeling, personality, appearance, originality and congeniality win while supporting Cure for Cancer
  • College Fair Invitation Memo

Submit an online youth contest form. (coming soon)

View the AQHYA affiliate websites.