The East Coast Stock Horse Association (ECSHA) Second Annual Show Series will feature five events showcasing stock horses of all breeds and their riders. Contestants qualify for year-end awards by competing in any three 2015 ECSHA shows.
May 2 & 3 – Ranch Horse Gathering
June 6 & 7 – Cowboy Showcase
July 4 & 5 – Summer Shootout
September 5 & 6 – Fall Roundup
October 3 & 4 – Double Barrel Showdown
Classes at the shows consist of two main types: Stock Horse and Ranch Horse.
Stock Horse Classes
Contestants complete a reining pattern and individual cow work.
– Stock Horse (Open, Amateur and Youth divisions)
– Boxing (Amateur and Youth divisions)
Ranch Horse Classes
Contestants may enter in any or all of the Ranch Horse Classes. Those competing in all five classes at each show are eligible for the year end versatility awards.
– Ranch Horse Pleasure
– Ranch Reining
– Ranch Cutting
– Ranch Roping
– Ranch Trail
A $100 jackpot Cattle Drive Class will be offered at each show. Teams of two riders maneuver two cows through an obstacle course. This is a judged class with a time limit for each obstacle.
Shows are held at 5229 Homestead Trail in Reva, Va., 22735
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The East Coast Stock Horse Association is an outreach organization of Horsemen’s International Ministry. The ECSHA offers a family friendly, affordable, fun environment to promote the versatility of the stock horse. It is open to all horse breeds.