Merial AQHA Regional Championships
Your American Quarter Horse gives you great opportunities
at a Merial AQHA Regional Championship near you.
You could be crowned a champion at this
fun, rewarding AQHA competition!
American Quarter Horse is your livelihood, your passion, your source of encouragement and really the only remaining social
network that’s not in front of a computer. He also opens doors and gives you
opportunities in a way nobody in the world can match. Bring your American Quarter Horse to the 2014 Merial AQHA Regional Championship
closest to your home and experience an event that tests your skills in a fun, rewarding environment! Compete in these divisions:
LLevel 1 (Novice) – Offered in youth and amateur classes. Eligibility in a Level 1
class is determined by:
- Points earned in the past three years
- Lifetime awards won with either AQHA or any
equine organization or association with a membership of more than 7,500
Find out if you are eligible for Level 1 by clicking here.
<Youth – specially designed for AQHYA members 18 and younger.
<Amateur – A non-pro division for AQHA members 19 and older.
<Select - A non-pro division for AQHA members 50 and older.
<Open – Reserved for our seasoned competitors and professionals, you can test your skills against
With the exception of rookie and Level 1 (novice) classes, youth, amateur and select competitors may only show owned
or leased horses as defined in the 2014 AQHA Handbook of Rules and Regulations. Late entries are accepted for an additional
fee. Contact your region for more information.
How to Find Your Level
1. Visit services3.aqha.com/leveling to access the online level verification system.
2. Choose a division:
amateur, open or youth.
3. Choose: exhibitor or horse.
4. Enter ID: membership ID for exhibitor or registration
number for horse.
5. Select “2014” as the show year.
6. Click “Check.”
Note: A Level 1 (Novice) eligibility application must be filed each year, and all Level 1 exhibitors are encouraged to complete
the Level 1 (Novice) application and return it to AQHA as soon as possible. Previous Level 1 (Novice) application information on file with
AQHA may conflict with current eligibility, which would affect the eligibility being shown on the level verification system.