. Cowboy Mtn Trail Challenge


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June 9, 10 & 11, 2017


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CMTC FACILITY AERIAL VIEW

CLASS LIST & DESCRIPTIONS
Click Here for printable copy of the Class List.

An exhibitor may only ride in classes on one course (Cowboy or Cowpoke) on any given day.
COWBOY DIVISION Class List - 3 day cumulative classes whereby each entrant will have one run scored each day. Scores from each day will be added together to determine final placing. 4H members 1/2 price.
1 OPEN COWBOY - Open to all exhibitors. $150
2 AMATEUR COWBOY - Exhibitors that engage in this activity as a pastime, rather than a profession. This class is NOT for exhibitors who have taken remuneration for training, instruction, clinics, etc... $150
3 BUCKAROO (Timed & Judged) - Exhibitors are judged for accuracy of execution completed in the quickest amount of timed. $100
4 INTERMEDIATE COWBOY - Horse and Exhibitor has some degree of skill or competence that exceeds novice skill set, but not yet ready for amateur/open. Cannot have won more than 2 first place awards on the Cowboy Course at the Cowboy Mountain Trail Challenge or in the Silverado Arena at Oregon Horse Center Mountain Trail events. $120
5 NOVICE RANCH HAND - Exhibitor has limited experience showing and/or training for this type of an event. Cannot have won more than one first place awards on the Cowboy Course at the Cowboy Mountain Trail Challenge or in the Silverado Arena at Oregon Horse Center Mountain Trail events. $120
6 NOVICE RANCH HORSE - Horse has limited experience showing and/or training for this type of an event. Cannot have won more than one first place awards on the Cowboy Course at the Cowboy Mountain Trail Challenge or in the Silverado Arena at Oregon Horse Center Mountain Trail events. $120
COWBOY DAY CLASSES - courses designed with obstacles encountered on mountain trails, working ranch, or trail competition.
Fri Sat Individual classes that can be entered separately each day using the corresponding class number.
7 MAIDEN RANCH HORSE - Horse has as not won a first place award in any trail type class. $35
8 RANCH MARE $35
9 RANCH GELDING/STALLION $35
10 RANCH HAND (18-49) $35
11 OLD TIMERS (50 & over) $35
12 a. ALL AROUND RANCH HAND (Arena Work) - For this class you must be entered in the Open or Amateur and the Timed & Judged classes to be eligible for the Ranch Hand all-around horsemanship title. The same horse/rider combination has to be used for all three classes. (If you ride in both the Open & Amateur classes you will need to designate prior to the first class, on the first day which class you want to use towards all around.)

b. ALL AROUND TRAIL HAND (Arena Work) - For this class you must be entered in the Intermediate or Novice Rider and the Timed & Judged classes to be eligible for the Trail Hand all-around horsemanship title. The same horse/rider combination has to be used for all three classes. (If you ride in both the Intermediate or Novice Rider classes you will need to designate prior to the first class, on the first day which class you want to use towards all around.)

Friday - COWBOY PLEASURE & REINING PATTERN     Sunday - COW WORK (requires additional cattle fee - TBD)
$25 plus cattle fee $xx

COWPOKE DIVISION Class List - courses designed with beginner and novice level obstacles encountered on mountain trails, a working ranch, or trail competition. Youth & Adult High Point Buckles for the horse/rider combination earning the most points. If you show more than one horse, you must designate the horse that will be ridden for points prior to the start of the show (a form will be available in the show office). If the exhibitor shows multiple horses and does not identify which horse will earn points, no points will be earned. 4H members 1/2 price. Professionals or horse/rider combinations (excluding youth riders age 10 & under) that have placed first more than 6 times in specific (please refer to handbook for further detail) competitive mountain trail competitions cannot ride in Cowpoke Classes.
Fri Sat Sun Individual classes that can be entered separately each day using the corresponding class number.
13 25 37 TENDERFOOT (Newcomer) - An introduction for the beginning horse and rider of any age and/or discipline that are experimenting or just learning about mountain trail shows/events for the very first time. $35
14 26 38 LIL WRANGLERS (10 & under) - Leading by an adult is acceptable and scored accordingly. $25
15 27 39 YOUTH RANCH HAND (11-14) $35
16 28 40 NOVICE RANCH HORSE - Cannot have won first place twice in any of the following mountain trail competitions: Oregon Horse Center, Cowboy Mountain Trail Challenge or Bonina Ranch Trail Challenge. $35
17 29 41 JUNIOR RANCH HAND (15-17) $35
18 30 42 ADULT RANCH HAND (18-49) $35
19 31 43 OLD TIMERS (50 & over) $35
20 32 44 OPEN RANCH HORSE $35
21 33 45 RANCH MARE $35
22 34 46 RANCH GELDING/STALLION $35
23 35 47 SOLID RANCH HORSE - black, brown, bay, sorrel, palomino, dun, etc… $35
24 36 48 COLORED RANCH HORSE - paint, pinto, appaloosa $35

SPECIALTY EVENT
49 PONY EXPRESS RACE (Jackpot) - This class is a timed & judged relay race performed in teams of 3 horses and riders. Each rider will ride a separate mapped trail course as quickly as they can carrying a mail bag to a designated point where its passed between riders until each rider has carried the mail bag through their assigned section of the trail course. $90
Team of 3 riders