NRHA European Futurity ~ Kreuth, Germany ~ March 30 – April 5, 2014
The NRHA European Futurity marks its sixth edition – Look for the increase in the added money, the online entry form, deadlines and conditions!
By Simona Diale – The Ostbayernhalle in Rieden-Kreuth, Germany, will once again host the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) European Futurity which will be held from March 30 through April 5.
Making the competition all the more exciting is the purse that is guaranteed by the NRHA European Nomination Program and the precious sponsors of the event. The NRHA European Futurity Open will feature the €92,000-added Level (L) 4, the €35,000-added L3, the €15,000-added or more L2 and the €7,500-added or more L1. The KL Performance Horses Futurity Non Pro will offer the €36,000-added L4, the €11.000-added or more L3, the €6,400 or more L2 and the €3,200 or more L1. A full-slate of NRHA ancillary classes also will be offered including the Roleski €10,000-added Open and the Arcese €5,000-added Non Pro.
The entry deadline has been extended to February 17 for the Futurity classes. The deadline to enter Ancillary classes is February 22.
Important information regarding clipping horses:
Clipping horses is not allowed in Germany and clipped horses are not allowed to enter the show grounds. Should a trainer/horse owner violate this provision and regulation and NRHA Global GmbH is fined because of the violation, the trainer/owner has to hold NRHA Global GmbH harmless. (Clipping refers to a grooming practice.)
NRHA European Region Animal Welfare and Medication Policy:
Please refer to the 2014 NRHA European Region Animal Welfare and Medications policy for details on the Animal Welfare and Medications Rule. The complete policy can be found in the Members Only Section at nrha.com (#12-11-36 NRHA European Region Animal Welfare and Medication Policy). Additional information can be found in the Medications section of the Forms & Documents page of nrha.com.
Don’t miss out on all the latest news, visit www.nrhaeuropeanfuturity.com.
Photos by Andrea Bonaga.