Year End Award Rules
1. To be eligible for year end division awards, same horse and rider combination must show in that division in at least 3 of the 5 show dates.
2. 4-H Team and Barn Team Contest: Two separate awards. Any 4-H club or barn may enter teams of 4 members for a year end team award. The teams must be declared prior to the start of the first show entered and changes will be allowed only in the event of an injury. Each member will earn points for the division of their choice at each show. Riders may change divisions from show to show. In the 4-H team contest, one member must show in either of the 4-H division at each show.
3. TRAINER AWARD: There is a $100.00 award for leading trainer. Points awarded to all those listing a trainer on their entry sheet. Please make sure to have all students list the full name of their trainer to ensure accurate point totals.
4. Once a rider shows walk trot they will not be eligible for any other high point award.
HUNTER PERPETUAL TROPHY — To be awarded to the horse or pony accumulating the most points in any hunter classes except for green hunter. Must show in at least 3 of the 5 shows. Originated by the Racicot family.
FIELDER’S CHOICE SENIOR HORSE CHALLENGE TROPHY -Presented at banquet to the senior horse accumulating the most points over the year who has shown in the Senior Horse division at least once.
FITTING AND SHOWMANSHIP AWARD — To the 4-H member accumulating the most points for 4 of the 5 shows. Ties to be broken by results of the 5th show. May change project horse. Member must complete the Fitting and Showmanship class at each show for points to count.
4-H SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD — To be awarded to the 4-H exhibitor demonstrating the most sportsmanship throughout the show season. Submissions are due to the committee by October 1st.
Sponsored by Worcester County 4-H Advisory Council.
CMHSS SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD — To be awarded to the non 4-H exhibitor demonstrating the most sportsmanship throughout the show season. Submissions are due to Jordan by October 1st. All submissions must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Originated by Wachusett Wild Winnies.