Class Eligibility

The riders appears on a list below, they have exceeded the thresholds for the designated class and are NOT ELIGIBLE to compete in those classes.

It is the responsibility of the owner and/or rider to be aware of the NRHA or ORHA earnings and performance record of the horse and/or rider as recorded by the NRHA or ORHA.  As per the NRHA handbook; “Any rider competing in a class or division for which he/she is ineligible (or his/her horse is ineligible) will be fined $25 for the first offense. After receiving notice, any second offense may result in a $200 fine.”

Green As Grass Eligibility

Green As Grass – A Non Pro rider, holding a valid ORHA card, who has never shown in any ORHA or NRHA classes (other than ORHA or NRHA Short Stirrup, NRHA Green Reiner, Green as Grass Youth or Green as Grass Non-Member), may show in this class until the end of the year in which 50 points have been accumulated.

Green As Grass Youth – Any Youth member, 16 years of age or younger as of January 1st holding a valid ORHA card, who has never shown in any ORHA or NRHA classes (other than ORHA or NRHA Short Stirrup, NRHA Green Reiner, Green as Grass Youth or Green as Grass Non-Member), may show in this class until the end of the year in which 50 points have been accumulated

Green As Grass Non-Member – Open to any non member who has never shown in any reining competition other than saddle club competitions, may compete in this class for one(1) calendar year.


Green As Grass Ineligibility List

Beginner

Beginner – A Non Pro rider, holding a valid ORHA card and who has only ever shown in ORHA classes or NRHA Green Reiner or Short Stirrup (but not shown in Advanced Beginner), may compete in this class until the end of the year in which 50 points have been accumulated in this class

Advanced Beginner – A Non Pro rider, holding a valid ORHA card may compete in this class as well as in any other ORHA class  or in NRHA Green Reiner in the same year, except the Green As Grass, Green As Grass Youth, ORHA Youth or Beginner.

Beginner Ineligibility List Coming Soon

Green Horse

Green Horse – Open to any level of rider holding a valid ORHA membership but restricted to horses that have less than two calendar years in reining competition.

Green Horse Ineligibility List Coming Soon

NRHA Ineligibility List

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