CLUB - GENERAL RULES
All riders must fill out entry forms and waivers of
Riders may be asked to provide proof of
liability insurance or proof of OEF membership for insurance purposes.
Youth riders must have their entry form
signed by a parent or guardian.
A youth is considered to be anyone who is 17 years of age and under as
of January 1st of the current calendar year.
All Youth English and Western riders
must wear an approved SEI/ASTM helmet with harness fastened at all
times while mounted. This rule pertains to all areas of the
show grounds including the parking area, warm-up area and show
arena. Helmet inspections may take place during a show and anyone
not wearing an approved helmet will not be allowed to enter the show
arena. Adult Western riders may wear a cowboy hat except in Pole
Bending or Barrels. No prejudice will be
shown against Adult Western riders who wish to wear a helmet in any
pleasure or horsemanship class. Body Protectors are encouraged in all
classes, but not required.
Boots with a heel must be worn at all times while mounted.
Ribbons up to 6th place will be presented.
Enter and Exit the show arena at a walk.
Enter the warm up area at a walk. No lunging
in the warm up area- unless the area is clear of other horses.
Inappropriate or abusive outbursts from spectators or riders will
result in immediate dismissal from the property.
Unruly horses may be excused from the show ring at the Judge's
discretion. Outside of the show ring is at the club's discretion.
Dogs are not permitted on the property.
Coaching from the rail while a class is in progress is not permitted,
however if it is a matter of safety, a brief comment made to a rider is
Classes may be combined if there are less than three entries, or split
if there are more than 15 entries at the club's discretion.
A green horse is a horse in its first or second year of showing.
Youth riders may not show stallions in any class.
The Judge's decision regarding placing is final.
A fall during any class will result in elimination from that class. You
are not allowed to remount your horse when exiting the show ring.