Merial AQHA Region 8 Championship & 3 S/C Quarter Horse Shows

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AQHA Region 8 Championship Horse Show & 
Split/Combined Quarter Horse Shows (3 sets of AQHA points)
June 18-19-20-21, 2015
Amarillo National Center
Tri-State Fairgrounds 
3301 S E 10th AVE
Amarillo TX 79104



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!

Your 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: 

    1. Points earned in the past three years
    2. 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 the best!

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 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.