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 Register for the 2023 ASHBA Annual Convention and Youth Conference presented by the Proctor Gallagher Institute and SG Equine Ventures

This is one event you will not want to miss! Whether you are a trainer, breeder, Licensed Official, amateur, or youth member- the ASHBA Annual Convention and Youth Conference has something for you! Join us for a weekend ALL about the American Saddlebred.

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Start Your Saddlebred Story Today!

Discover the Horse America Made

Proud. Beautiful. Versatile. Athletic.

From the elite competitor to the backyard companion the horse for you is the American Saddlebred. 

Discover your joy and start your Saddlebred Story today. 

Learn more about the magnificent American Saddlebred.

Find an American Saddlebred barn in your area.

 

 

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Youth Programs: Youth Award, Yearbooks & Youth Photo Contest Due January 5

Published Date: Nov 29, 2022

Entries for the 2022 ASHBA Youth Award, Youth Club Yearbooks, and Youth Photo Contest are due January 5th. More details on each award can be found below. 

ASHBA Youth Award 

The ASHBA Youth Award is a High Point Award, which recognizes youth members who have demonstrated a commitment to ASHBA Youth Programs through participation and achievement in activities that promote the American Saddlebred.

How It Works

Points are awarded annually for a defined set of activities, defined by the ASHBA Youth Committee. The award year is defined as December 1- November 30th. This form must be completed by January 5, 2023. in order to be considered for awards. Awards will be presented to participants with the most points in two age groups, 13& under, and 14-21. An active ASHBA Junior membership is required.

ASHBA Youth Clubs Yearbook

The purpose of this award is to honor ASHA Youth Clubs with well-rounded programs, as depicted in a yearbook. The yearbooks will be judged on layout, neatness, the imagination of presentation, and general impression. Yearbooks are due to the ASHBA Office no later than January 5, 2023.

Learn More About Yearbooks Here

Guidelines for ASHBA Youth Club Yearbooks

 

ASHBA Youth Photo Contest

  • All entrants must be ASHBA junior members and submitted by January 5.
  • Photographs must be the entrant’s own work and must be taken by the youth member, not an adult.
  • All photographs must be of a living American Saddlebred or Half Saddlebred horse.
  • Entries will become the property of ASHBA and may be reproduced in any manner by ASHA for publication, promotion, display, or distribution.
  • You may submit as many photos as you like; however, a separate entry must be included for each photo. Only one entry per contestant will be awarded a prize.
  • Photos will be judged on creativity, originality, and quality of photography.
  • No entry fee.
  • Two age divisions, 13 & under and 14-20.
  • Photo may include individuals as well as other props. If photo includes a person(s), that person(s) must give written consent and sign a waiver on entry form.

Online Entry Form

Contest Entry Form

 

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