Quick question...(AQHA)

       The Horse Forum > Showing Horses > Horse Shows

Quick question...(AQHA)

This is a discussion on Quick question...(AQHA) within the Horse Shows forums, part of the Showing Horses category
  • Kaiya horse show

Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By farmpony84

LinkBack Thread Tools
    01-01-2013, 11:43 PM
Quick question...(AQHA)

If an AQHA show has multiple judges, does the rider get the points from each judge? Or are they averaged together or something?
Posted via Mobile Device
Sponsored Links
    01-02-2013, 01:09 AM
Well, that would depend on the show. Most shows, there is a set of points for each judge.
    01-02-2013, 07:31 AM
Like you get the points from each judge?
Posted via Mobile Device
    01-02-2013, 07:51 AM
In some shows, you could earn points from each judge. For example, 4 judges and you place with each judge, you would earn the points for each placement.

Judge 1 = 1st place : 4 points
Judge 2 = 2nd place : 3 points
Judge 3 = 1st place : 4 points
Judge 4 = 3rd place : 2 points

Total points earned: 13 points.
Posted via Mobile Device
    01-02-2013, 07:53 AM
In another show we attended that had two judges, the final placements were averaged and you only earned points once. So, it's best to talk to the organizers to find out how points will be awarded.
Posted via Mobile Device
    01-02-2013, 10:35 AM
Super Moderator
Each judge counts normally (Unless you are in a stakes class - then I think they average - at least for the money they average - but I'm not positive, never done one) BUT...

Let's say there are four judges and 8 riders in the class.

Judge 1 places you 3rd
Judge 2 places you 6th
Judge 3 places you 4th
Judge 4 places you 8th

The points are awarded depending on the amount of riders in a class. In order for 1st place to earn .5 point there must be 3 riders in the class. In order for 1st place to earn 1 point there must be 5 riders in the class (2nd place would then earn a .5 point).

SO... With the above points the rider would earn zero points. Had there been 10 horses in the class then the rider would have earned .5 points for the third place finish.

Make sense?
GotaDunQH likes this.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Just a quick question... Gingerrrrr Horse Health 7 02-27-2008 11:53 PM
Quick question Brandon Horse Training 4 02-26-2008 08:00 PM
Quick Question...........=] Horse_love999 Horses for Sale 5 05-03-2007 09:16 PM
Just A Quick Question... Kaiya Horse Shows 3 03-31-2007 08:47 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:49 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0