HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN THE USEF HORSE OF THE YEAR AWARDS PROGRAM
For specific and detailed information on the USEF HORSE OF THE YEAR AWARDS PROGRAM please refer to
United States Equestrian Federation NATIONAL, REGIONAL AND ZONE HORSE OF THE YEAR
AWARDS under General Rules in the Federation Rulebook.
To earn points, the horse must be properly recorded with the Federation
office on or before the first recognized day of such competition. Points
are not retroactive. (In addition, to be eligible for Morgan Awards,
owners must be members of the American Morgan Horse Association, and to be
eligible for American Saddlebred Awards, horses and owners must be registered with
the American Saddlebred Horse Association.)
To record online, click here.
To print a Horse Recording Application, click here.
The owner of the recorded horse must be a current life or annually recorded
member in good standing with United States Equestrian Federation. If the
horse is owned by a farm, partnership, corporation or syndication, the name
appearing on the horse recording and the entry blank must be the same. At
least one owner must be a Senior Active, Junior Active or Life Member.
To become a member online, click here.
To print a membership application, click here.
Please note, the United States Equestrian Federation recording number should
not be confused with the horse’s and/or owner’s registration with its own breed
registry or discipline association.
Horses applying for a Horse Identification Number from United States Equestrian
Federation are not eligible for points, however, you may upgrade to Recorded
status by contacting the Horse Recording Department.
Show management automatically reports all United States Equestrian Federation
recognized competition results to the Federation office. When these results
are posted, you may track your standings by going to
here. We recommend you
check your standings regularly.
A horse report is free of charge if obtained online. If sent to requestor via fax,
mail or e-mail a $10 fee will be charged. Please call our Customer Care Center at
859-258-2472. For more information on the USEF Horse of the Year Awards Program,
you may contact the Awards Desk or your breed or discipline liaison in Sport
for a complete staff listing.