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Virginia Bred Program

Supported by the Virginia Horse Industry Board With a grant of $8,000.00 for the 2020 futurity.

The VIRGINIA BRED FUTURITY SHOW with the Jack O’Lantern Classic.

The VQHA Virginia Bred Futurity will be held with the Jack O’Lantern Classic, November 7 – 8, 2020 at Meadow Event Park in Doswell, VA.

VQHA Thanks Suzanne Gonzales for hosting the Virginia Bred Futurity Classes with her Jack O’Lantern Classic.

Main Things to Know

  • Over $7,000 Added to Purse • $8,000 Grant from the Virginia Horse Industry Board 
  • Owner and Rider CAN be from ANYWHERE
  • Purse allocated by Number of Entries


Futurity Conditions

Stallions Must be Nominated for 2020

  • Stallions Nominated in 2020 – All Foals can compete in 2020
  • Stallion Nomination fees are graduated – $100 for one foal to be eligible, $200 for two foals to be eligible and $300 for three or more foals to be eligible.
  • Mare Owners can Nominate Stallions
  • Advertise Stallions and Eligible Foals on VA Bred page of VQHA website.  

Eligibility of Entries – NEW Eligibility for Owners and Exhibitors

  • Futurity Entries must be foaled in Virginia and designated on the registration papers.
  • NEW – Owners and exhibitors from ANYWHERE may participate with eligible entries.

Purse Structure

  • Total purse divided by the number of entries in all classes. MORE ENTRIES in the Class means BIGGER PURSE!!!
  • Total purse = Entry Fees added to Majority of $8,000 provided by the Grant from the Virginia Horse Industry board, less approximately $800 for expenses.
  • Classes are placed through sixth place.
  • Twenty percent (20%) of the winnings awarded to Stallion Nominator.

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