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AERC National Championship Qualification Requirements

Qualifications for the National Championship Rides, updated in 2021:

All entrants must be current, full members of AERC.

All riders must ride in their declared weight division.

50-mile AERC National Championship:

  • Horse: 300 AERC lifetime miles (50 miles or more, no LD miles)
  • Rider: 300 AERC lifetime miles (50 miles or more, no LD miles)
  • 100 AERC miles together as a team (50 miles or more, no LD miles)

100-mile AERC National Championship:

  • Horse: 500 AERC lifetime miles (50 miles or more, no LD miles)
  • Rider: 500 AERC lifetime miles (50 miles or more, no LD miles)
  • One 1-day 100-mile AERC ride together as a team OR a two-day 100 mile ride OR two back-to-back 50 mile rides

Alternate 100-mile AERC National Championship Qualification:

• Horse/Rider, as a team, have completed 1,000 AERC lifetime miles (50 miles or more, no LD miles)

Alternate 50-mile OR 100-mile AERC National Championship Qualification:

• Horse/Rider, as a team, are listed in the overall Top 10 of their AERC Region in the year preceding the AERC National Championship Ride (because of Covid, this option will include both the 2019 and 2020 competition years).


Qualifications for the Young Rider Championship (new for 2021):

All entrants must be current, full members of AERC.

Open to all AERC Young Riders aged 14-21. Riders must be born on or after December 1, 1999.

Mileage Requirements:

  • Horse must have 300 AERC lifetime miles (50 miles or more, no LD miles)
  • Rider must have 300 AERC lifetime miles (50 miles or more, no LD miles)
  • All riders must have completed 100 AERC endurance miles unsponsored

Additional Requirement: Riders and horses must have one of the following together:

  • One 100 mile ride as a team, OR
  • One 75 mile ride as a team, OR
  • One 50 mile ride as a team with a letter of recommendation from your AERC Regional Director OR AERC International Representative

 

AERC NC and YR Entrants
AHA Region 6 Championship
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Contact Us:

Bill and Jan Stevens - 5 Fort Road - Ashland, MT 59003 - (406) 784-2469 - jan@forthowes.net