Southern Regionals

  • 70 horse/rider combinations allowed
  • Final deadline for scratching and refunds is July 1.  No refunds of entry fees or pre-application fee can be processed after that date.
  • If more than 70 valid pre-applications are received, riders will be ranked based on performance at the previous year's State 4-H Horse Show
  • confirmation of acceptance and/or waitlist will be sent no later than June 28
  • it is the RIDER that qualifies for Southern Regionals at the State Show. Rider may show a different horse than what was shown at State, HOWEVER that horse must be Qualified in the show year, and Horse/Rider combo must be Skill Tested prior to the entry form date.
  • two horses are allowed per exhibitor (2nd horse allowed if space available)
  • Juniors and Seniors compete together as do horses and ponies
  • pony jumping classes are adjusted for height
  • you are responsible for booking your own hotel
  • youth/horse combos can enter only 1 showmanship and 1 conformation class
  • may enter as many of the under-saddle classes as the horse can perform, but this not the show to be trying new classes
  • you will be representing Virginia’s very best!
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Katherine Carter
Extension Youth Animal Science Specialist
(540) 231-2257

Sandy Arnold
Extension Program Associate- Youth Animal Science
(540) 687-3521

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