Every rider must provide proof of Liability Insurance
and sign a Liability Waiver before mounting their horse at each event.
A separate liability form may be required by each separate fairground.
These waivers will be provided for riders to fill out at the time of sign in at each event.
The Youth Division is designed for riders under the age of 18yrs as of January 1st of the calendar year. Youth riders are allowed to ride "up" into higher divisions of competition with parental permission. If there are not enough Youth riders enrolled in a show, the Youth will compete in the Novice division.
The Youth course shall have at least 10 obstacles plus overall Horsemanship and time points.
The Novice Division is designed for beginner riders OR beginner horses that are new to equestrian competition and/or the sport of Extreme Cowboy Racing. The purpose of the Novice Division is to provide competition that is fair to all beginner riders. Novice riders are allowed to ride “up” into higher Divisions of competition.
The Novice course shall have at least 10 obstacles plus overall Horsemanship and time points.
An Intermediate rider is an individual who is ready to move out of the Novice division but is not yet ready to compete in the Non Pro division. An rider in this division has had some competition experience in other equestrian sports.
An Intermediate rider may not ride “down” into a lower division.
The Intermediate course shall contain at least 13 obstacles plus overall Horsemanship and time points.
A Non-Pro rider is an individual that has experience as a rider but does not receive any form of compensation for riding or training horses, ponies or mules. This definition applies to all riders age 18 and over, except a Youth rider with parental permission.
The Non Pro course shall contain at least 13 obstacles plus overall Horsemanship and time points.
An Open rider can have any level of experience as a rider. Riders who qualify in any division can also participate in an Open Division.
The Open course shall contain at least 13 obstacles plus overall Horsemanship and time points.