Trail Distance: National Championship Endurance Ride

2014 Appaloosa National
Championship Endurance Ride

The 2014 ANCER will be held in Santa Cruz, CA in conjunction with the Fireworks Endurance Ride on Saturday, July 12, 2014.



RIDE RESULTS:


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View 2011 Ride Results

View 2010 Ride Results

View 2009 Ride Results
View 2008 Ride Results
View 2007 Ride Results


QUALIFICATIONS:
  • The horse must be registered with the ApHC. If non-characteristic, must be CPO or
    Performance Permit-enrolled.
  • Horse must be at least five (5) years of age on date of ride.
  • The rider must be a current ApHC member in good standing.
  • The horse must be currently enrolled in the ApHC Distance Program.
  • Both the horse and rider must have completed 100 lifetime distance miles. Mileage does not have to be earned by the same horse/rider team entering. The 100 distance miles can be accumulated from endurance and/or competitive trail rides of 25 miles or longer. However, 50 of those miles must have been earned on a successfully-completed 50-mile endurance ride. Documentation of this mileage will be requested but does not have to be a part of the ApHC Distance Program.
  • Horses and riders must be qualified just prior to the ride (qualification deadline on application)
  • Riders age 16 & under are not required to qualify but must ride with an adult sponsor.

REGISTRATION/ENROLLMENT:
  • Equine Health certificate and Negative Coggins are required as per individual AERC ride Management Requirements and Existing State Regulations.
  • Participants must register with both the hosting AERC ride and the ApHC

FEES:
  • Appaloosa Horse Club ride enrollment fee is $45.

AWARDS:
  • The Appaloosa successfully completing the ride in the shortest time will be titled the ApHC National Champion and will receive a championship trophyand a gift certificate. There will not be separate weight divisions.
  • The George Hatley Cup (a perpetual trophy) will be awarded to the horse, judged by the ride veterinarian, to be Best Condition at the end of the race. Only the first 10 Appaloosas will be considered for the best condition award and they must successfully complete the ride within 2 hours from the time the first Appaloosa crosses the finish line. Any horse that comes in after the two-hour time limit will not be considered for the Best Condition award. The George Hatley Cup is a perpetual trophy that the award winner will keep for a one-year period. The name of the horse earning the award will be added to the trophy.
  • Ribbons are awarded to the top ten finishers.

CHECKLIST:
  • Rider must be a current ApHC member in good standing.
  • Horse is ApHC-Registered. If non-characteristic, must be CPO or Performance Permit-enrolled
  • Horse enrolled in ApHC Distance Program (see Distance Program web page for application and one-time fee)
  • Equine Health certificate and Negative Coggins are required as per individual AERC ride Management Requirements and Existing State Regulations.
  • Qualification miles (except for riders age 16 and under):

  • -100 miles total for horse
    Must be in 25-mile rides or longer.
    50 of these must be on a 50-mile endurance ride.

    -100 miles total for rider
    Must be in 25-mile rides or longer.
    50 of these must be on a 50-mile endurance ride.

  • Qualification Deadline: To be determined (to be included in program and for pre-entry fee)
  • ApHC Endurance Ride Entry Form and fees submitted to ApHC
  • Hosting Ride Entry Form and fees submitted to Hosting Ride Manager
  • Adult sponsor for riders age 16 and under to accompany them on the ride

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For more information please contact:

Trail & Distance Coordinator
2720 W. Pullman Road
Moscow, ID 83843
(208) 882-5578 ext. 264
Fax (208) 882-8150

trailrides@appaloosa.com


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