Virginia Bred Program

Virginia Quarter Horse Association

 

Virginia Horse Industry Board

Supported by the Virginia Horse Industry Board With a grant of $8,000.00 for the 2019 futurity.

The VIRGINIA BRED FUTURITY SHOW with the End Of Summer Showdown

The VQHA Virginia Bred Futurity will be held with the End Of Summer Showdown, September 13 – 15, 2019 at HITS Commonwealth Park, Culpeper, VA.

VQHA Thanks Suzanne Gonzales for hosting the Virginia Bred Futurity Classes with her End Of Summer Showdown.

STALLION NOMINATION FEES

Anyone Can Nominate A Stallion • Easier For more Owners to Participate

The Virginia Quarter Horse Association (VQHA) Virginia Bred Program (VBP) provides an opportunity for stallion owners to promote, market, and show their offspring. This program offers special pay back futurity classes, which are restricted to offspring foaled in Virginia, owned by a Virginia resident, and shown by a resident of Virginia.  Twenty percent (20%) of winnings will be awarded to the person paying the stallion nomination fee for any offspring that places in any VBP Futurity Class; this can be someone other than the stallion owner.  This year we are offering 2 & Older Stallions, Mares and Geldings in our halter classes.  The following classes are available: Yearling Stallions, 2 & Older Stallions, Yearling Mares, 2 & Older Mares, Yearling Geldings, 2 & Older Geldings, Yearling Lunge Line, 2 & 3 Year Old Hunter Under Saddle, Maturity Hunter Under Saddle, Non-Pro All Age Hunter Under Saddle (Youth and Amateur riders are eligible), 2 & 3 Year Old Western Pleasure, Maturity Western Pleasure, Non-Pro All Age Western Pleasure (Youth and Amateur), All-Age Reining, All-Age Ranch Riding, and All Age Trail.

Foal, Owner and Exhibitor Eligibility – offspring foaled in Virginia, owned by a Virginia resident, and shown by a resident of Virginia.

Stallion Eligibility – any stallion registered with the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) or Jockey Club (JC) that is nominated into the Virginia Bred Program. The stallion can be deceased.  Stallion nominations must be renewed every year.  Offspring of any age is eligible to show in VBP classes once the stallion is nominated.

 

STALLION NOMINATION FEES

*One foal Showing by a stallion = $100

**Two foals Showing by a Stallion = $200

** If paid as $100 each from 2 (two) nominators.  Each nominator will receive the Stallion / Nominator portion of the purse for their entry.

***Three or More foals Showing by a Stallion = $300

***Nomination fee of $300 will include advertising the stallion on the VQHA Website.

Stallion Nomination fees may be paid by someone other than the stallion owner.

 

Stallion Nominator Purse – Twenty percent (20%) of winnings will be awarded to the person paying the stallion nomination fee for any offspring that places in any VBP Futurity Class;

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION contact Mike Jennings, 703-346-8133, email Info@ProHorseServices.com.

The VQHA Virginia Bred Program would like to thank our members for their generous support!!

Virginia Horse Industry Board

Stephanie and Mike Jennings

Emily Murphy and Kevin Babcock

Wild Bird Quarter Horses

Tina and Mike Stoher