2020 Cinch Arizona Fall Championship

and Pinnacle Circuit

Awards & Eligibility

Due to changes in class offerings this online version is the official awards criteria document. The document printed in the premium is not updated nor will it serve as the official document. 

The following are general eligibility requirements and conditions; they are subject to update and amplification.  For updates, specific class and frequency requirements, please check the here on-line or at the Show Office once on the grounds. Show management reserves the right to substitute one award for another of similar value. Halter is not mandatory for saddles or High Point awards. 

Circuit Championships

You must show to all six judges to win an Az Fall Championship Circuit award.

You must show to all four judges to win an AzQHA Pinnacle Circuit award

Circuit Championship Class awards will be awarded to the following:

Az Fall Championship -Trophy

Over all Grand Champion Halter Horse, Performance Halter Horses, All Performance classes that show to six judges, including Ranch Rail (Non AQHA), 

 

AzQHA  Pinnacle Circuit – Embroidered Cooler 

Over all Grand Champion Halter Horse, Performance Halter Horses, All Performance classes that show to 4 judges including Ranch Rail (Non AQHA). 

2ND AND 3RD PLACES HIGH POINT COMBINED CIRCUITS AWARD- Logo’d outer wear 

Vendor Bucks will be awarded for each judge’s placing in all classes for both circuits:

$2 for 1st place, $1 for 2nd thru 6th place

High Point /Best Of Show awards will be calculated from the 6 judge Az. Fall Championship show combined with the 4 judge Pinnacle Circuit

HIGH POINT SADDLES (combined points from both shows)

One Horse/One Exhibitor

LEVEL 1 NON PRO Youth or Amateur or Select- SUPERIOR SADDLERY SADDLE

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Youth Showmanship L1, Youth Horsemanship L1, Youth Pleasure L1, 3 yr. old Youth Geldings, Aged Youth Geldings, Youth Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Youth Mares, Aged Youth Mares, Youth Performance Mares, Amateur Select Showmanship L1, Amateur Showmanship L1, Amateur Select Horsemanship L1, Amateur Horsemanship L1, Amateur Pleasure L1, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Mares

LEVEL 2 NON PRO Amateur or Select – SUPERIOR SADDLERY SADDLE 

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Amateur Showmanship L2, Amateur Western Pleasure L2, Amateur Horsemanship L2, Am. Select Western Pleasure L2, Am. Select Showmanship L2, Am. Select Horsemanship L2, 3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Mares

LEVEL 3 NON PRO Youth or Amateur or Select- SUPERIOR SADDLERY SADDLE 

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Youth Showmanship 15-18, Youth Horsemanship 15-18, Youth Pleasure 15-18, 3 yr. old Youth Geldings, Aged Youth Geldings, Youth Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Youth Mares, Aged Youth Mares, Youth Performance Mares, Amateur Showmanship L3, Amateur Western Pleasure L3, Amateur Horsemanship L3 , Am. Select Western Pleasure L3, Am. Select Showmanship L3 , Am. Select Horsemanship L3, 3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Mares

YOUTH SHOWMANSHIP 12-14-KATHYS SHOW HALTER – One Horse/One Exhibitor
Sponsored by Kathys Show Equipment

YOUTH HORSEMANSHIP 15-18 – BOBS CUSTOM SADDLE – One Horse/One Exhibitor Sponsored by Frid Show Horses

L3 SELECT HORSEMANSHIP -BOBS CUSTOM SADDLE – One Horse/One Exhibitor Sponsored by Vickery Performance Horses

L3 AMATEUR HORSEMANSHIP – BOBS CUSTOM SADDLE – One Horse/One Exhibitor Sponsored by Chad Evans Performance Horses

L3 SENIOR TRAIL  – BLUE RIBBON SADDLE
Overall Champion will receive a Blue Ribbon Saddle

HIGH POINT – RANCH HORSE CHALLENGES (combined points from both shows)

L1 OPEN RANCH –  Horse must be L1 eligible in AQHA Ranch Riding to compete in L1 Ranch on the Rail, and L1 Ranch Trail – Sponsored by Debbie Cooper Performance Horses

Champion – $500 & Buckle

Reserve – $400 & Bronc Halter

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

L1 Open Ranch Trail (non AQHA) , L1 Ranch Riding, L1 Ranch on the Rail (non AQHA), 3 yr. old Stallions, Aged Stallions, Open Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Geldings, Aged Gelding, Open Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Mares, Aged Mares, Open Performance Halter Mares

OPEN RANCH- Sponsored by Jimmy Daurio Performance Horses/Seth Fender Performance Horses

Champion – $500 & Buckle

Reserve – $400 & Bronc Halter

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Open Ranch Trail, Jr. & Sr. Ranch Riding, Ranch on the Rail, 3 yr. old Stallions, Aged Stallions, Open Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Geldings, Aged Gelding, Open Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Mares, Aged Mares, Open Performance Halter Mares

AMATEUR RANCH – One Horse/One Exhibitor – Sponsored by Bar u Bar Ranch

Champion – $500 & Buckle

Reserve- $400 & Bronc Halter

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Amateur Ranch Trail, Amateur Ranch Riding, Amateur Ranch on the Rail 

3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Mares

SELECT AMATEUR RANCH – One Horse/One Exhibitor

Champion – $500 & Buckle

Reserve – $400 & Bronc Halter

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Select Amateur Ranch Trail, Select Amateur Ranch Riding, Amateur Ranch on the Rail 

3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Mares

 

 

HIGH POINT – BEST OF SHOW AWARDS (combined points from both shows)   Sponsored by Rod Patrick Boots, Cinch and Professionals Choice-Bob Avila Collection

Note: all L2 and L3 points will be awarded on a 9 point scale on the combined L2/ L3 class placing. 

Best of Show – All Around L1 Select Amateur – One Horse/One Exhibitor

Champion – Buckle,  Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Cinch Jean and Shirt Certificate

Reserve – Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Amateur Select Showmanship L1, Amateur Select Horsemanship L1, Amateur Select Pleasure L1, Amateur Western Riding  L1, Amateur Trail Select L1, Amateur Hunter Under Saddle L1, Amateur Hunt Seat Eq. L1, Amateur 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Mares

Best of Show – All Around – L1 Amateur – One Horse/One Exhibitor

Champion – Buckle,  Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Cinch Jean and Shirt Certificate

Reserve – Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Am Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Mares, Level 1 Am. Western Riding, Level 1 Am. Trail, Level 1 Am. Western Pleasure, Level 1 Am. Hunter Under Saddle, Level 1 Am. Showmanship, Level 1 Am. Horsemanship, Level 1 Am. Hunt Seat Equitation, 

Best of Show – Ranch and Cattle – L1 Amateur – One Horse/One Exhibitor

Champion – Buckle,  Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Cinch Jean and Shirt Certificate

Reserve- Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:                   

3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Am Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Mares,  Level 1 Amateur Ranch Riding, Level 1 Amateur Ranch Trail, Level 1 Amateur Boxing, Level 1 Amateur Reining

Best of Show -All Around L1 Youth – One Horse/One Exhibitor

Champion – Buckle, Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Cinch Jean and Shirt Certificate

Reserve – Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

Youth 3 yr. old Geldings, Youth Aged Geldings, Youth Performance Geldings, Youth 3 yr. old Mares, Youth Aged Mares, Youth Performance Mares, Level 1 Youth Western Riding, Level 1 Youth Trail, Level 1 Youth Western Pleasure, Level 1 Youth Hunter Under Saddle, Level 1 Youth Showmanship, Level 1 Youth Horsemanship, Level 1 Youth Hunt Seat Equitation, Level 1 Youth Reining

Best of Show – All Around Division – Open

Champion – Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Professionals Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection, Cinch Jean and Shirt Certificate

Reserve – Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection 

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Stallions, Aged Stallions, Open Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Geldings, Aged Gelding, Open Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Mares, Aged Mares, Open Performance Mares, Jr. & Sr. Western Riding (L2 & L3), Jr. (L2 & L3) & Sr. Trail (L2 & L3), Jr. & Sr. Western Pleasure, Open Pleasure Driving, Jr. & Sr. Hunter Under Saddle, All Ages Working Hunter, All Ages Working Hunter Under Saddle, All Age Jumping, All Age Hunter Hack

Best of Show – Reining and Cattle Division – Open

Champion – Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Professionals Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection, Cinch Jean and Shirt Certificate 

Reserve – Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Stallions, Aged Stallions, Open Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Geldings, Aged Gelding, Open Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Mares, Aged Mares, Open Performance Mares, Jr. & Sr. Cow Horse, Open Cutting, All Ages Reining,

Best of Show – All Around Division – Amateur – One Horse/One Exhibitor 

Champion – Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Cinch Jean and Shirt Certificate

Reserve – Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Mares, Am. Western Riding, Am. Trail, Am. Western Pleasure, Am. Pleasure Driving, Am. Hunter Under Saddle, Am. Showmanship (L2 & L3), Am. Horsemanship (L2 & L3), Am. Hunt Seat Equitation, Am. Working Hunter, Am. Working Hunter Under Saddle, Am. EQ Over Fences, Am. Jumping, Am. Hunter Hack

Best of Show – Amateur Reining and Cattle division – One Horse/One Exhibitor

Champion – Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Cinch Jean and Shirt Certificate

Reserve – Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Mares, Am. Cow Horse, Am. Boxing, Am. Cutting, Am. Reining

 

Best of Show – All Around Division – Amateur Select – One Horse/One Exhibitor

Champion – Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Cinch Jean and Shirt Certificate

Reserve – Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Am. Stallions, Aged Am. Stallions, Am. Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Am. Geldings, Aged Am. Geldings, Am. Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Am. Mares, Aged Am. Mares, Am. Performance Mares Am. Select Western Riding, Am. Select Trail, Am. Select Western Pleasure (L2 & L3), Am. Pleasure Driving, Am. Select Showmanship (L2 & L3), Am. Select Horsemanship (L2 & L3), Am. Select Hunter Under Saddle, Am. Select Hunt Seat Equitation,

Best of Show – All Around Division – Youth 18 & Under-One Horse/One Exhibitor

Champion – Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Cinch Jean and Shirt Certificate

Reserve – Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Youth Geldings, Aged Youth Geldings, Youth Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Youth Mares, Aged Youth Mares, Youth Performance Mares, Youth 15-18 Western Riding, Youth 12-14 Western Riding, Youth 15-18 Under Trail, Youth 12-14 Trail ,Youth 15-18 Western Pleasure, Youth 12-14 Western Pleasure, Youth 15-18  Under Hunter Under Saddle, Youth 12-14 Hunter Under Saddle Youth 15-18  Showmanship, Youth 12-14  Showmanship, Youth 15-18  Horsemanship, Youth 12-14  Horsemanship Youth 15-18 Hunt Seat Equitation, Youth 12-14 Hunt Seat Equitation, Youth Working Hunter, Youth EQ Over Fences, Youth Jumping, Youth Hunter Hack

Best of Show – Ranch and Cattle Division – Youth 18 & Under – One Horse/One Exhibitor

Champion – Rod Patrick Ostrich Boots, Cinch Jean and Shirt Certificate

Reserve- Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3 yr. old Youth Geldings, Aged Youth Geldings, Youth Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Youth Mares, Aged Youth Mares, Youth Performance Mares, Youth 18 & Under Boxing, Youth 18 & Under Cow Horse, Youth 18 & Under Ranch Riding, Youth Ranch Trail 18 & Under, Youth Ranch on The Rail 18 & Under, Youth Cutting, Youth Reining

Best of Show  -High Point L1/ Green Horse  

Champion – Buckle

Reserve – Professional’s Choice gift certificate Bob Avila Collection

Classes that can be counted towards the award include:

3yr. old Stallions, Aged Stallions, Open Performance Stallions, 3 yr. old Geldings, Aged Gelding, Open Performance Geldings, 3 yr. old Mares, Aged Mares, Open Performance Mares, Level 1 Hunter Under Saddle, Level 1 Western Pleasure, Level 1 Western Riding, Level 1 Jr. Trail or Level 1 Sr. Trail, Level 1 Working Hunter

Best of Show -High Point Small Fry Walk Trot 9 & Under – One Horse/One Exhibitor

Sponsored by Kail Quarter Horses

Champion – Az. Fall Championship Trophy

Classes that can be counted towards the award include: Small Fry Showmanship, Small Fry Western Pleasure, Small Fry Horsemanship, Small Fry Trail, Small Fry Hunter under Saddle, Small Fry Hunt Seat Equitation, Small Fry Ranch Riding

Best of Show -High Point 11 & Under – One Horse/One Exhibitor

Sponsored by Kail Quarter Horses

Champion – Az. Fall Championship Trophy

Classes that can be counted towards the award include: 11 & Under Showmanship, 11 & Under Western Pleasure, 11 & Under Horsemanship, 11 & Under Trail, 11 & Under Hunter under Saddle, 11 & Under Hunt Seat Equitation, 11 & Under Ranch Riding

High Point /Best Of Show awards will be calculated from the 6 judge Az. Fall Championship show combined with the 4 judge Pinnacle Circuit