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BUCKLE SERIES

 

To be eligible for the WARHA Buckle Series you will need to be a member of WARHA.

 

Once you are a member you will accumulate points when showing under any Reining Australia or NRHA judge.

 

Please be aware that if you want to compete in the Buckle Series you will need to be a member of Reining Australia and your horse needs to be registered with Reining Australia or NRHA.

Changes for 2019 

You do not need to nominate for the end of year awards for 2019. You are automatically entered so long as you are a Full WARHA Member and compete in at least 3 WARHA Shows this year. Points from the shows held by WARHA and Collie Western Riding Association Shows will be counted. 

 

End of Year Prizes will be awarded to high point 'Lead Line Reining', 'Beginner Reiner 13 and under', 'Beginner Reiner 14 to adult' and 'Intro Reining' without the condition of having to enter 3 WARHA shows in the year.

End of Year Buckles will be awarded to all Sanctioned classes which have a minimum of two entries in the class with the exception for the Green Rider Classes including Green Rider Para.

SANCTIONED CLASSES

OPEN

Any rider that is a member of RA or NRHA riding an NRHA/RA registered horse.

 

ROOKIE PRO

Rookie Pro is open to any rider except those who hold a non pro, youth non pro, or youth card.  Rider has won less than $2000 LTE in all sanctioned reining events.

 

NON PRO

Any rider that is a member of RA or NRHA and holds a current non pro ticket, riding an NRHA/RA registered horse.

 

PRIME TIME NON PRO

Any rider that is a member of RA or NRHA who holds a current non pro card and is 50yrs of age or older, riding an NRHA/RA registered horse.

 

YOUTH

Any rider 18yrs and under that is a member of RA or NRHA that has a youth card, riding an NRHA/RA registered horse.

 

GREEN RIDER Level 1 and Level 2

Green Rider level one class is open to any rider holding a valid RA Green Rider card and has less than $100 in RA lifetime earnings, all categories, has less than 25 lifetime youth points and less than 50 Green Rider points.

 

Green Rider level two is open to any rider who holding a valid RA Green Rider card and has less than $100 in RA lifetime earnings, all categories, and more than 50 points and less than 100 Green points. If you exceed your 100 points during the calendar year you may continue competing in L2 until the end of the year.

 

Green Rider L1 and L2 will run concurrently. Must use patterns 1-11. Simple changes are allowed and the rider may use one or two hands, but must not change hands or switch from one to two hands.

 

Link to RA WEBSITE for downloading Green Rider Nomination form.

ROOKIE Level 1 and Level 2

NOVICE HORSE OPEN/NON PRO Level 1 & 2

EXTRA CLASSES

There will be a number of added classes that are run under Club rules with prizes available as well. You will have to be a member of Reining Australia as a green rider member.

 

BEGINNER

A beginner rider is open to unregistered riders/horses who has not won a reining event before. Western attire is not compulsory, however a long sleeve shirt and hat or helmet required. Any legal equipment is allowed provided it is safe to use and not harmful to the horse. Two handed event.

 

HORSE 5 YRS AND UNDER

All aged horse classes will be one and two handed and can be alternated between the two.

 

HORSE 6 YRS AND OVER

All aged horse classes will be one and two handed and can be alternated between the two.