2022 Open Show Program Winners

CONGRATULATIONS to our 2022 MQHA Open Show High Point Winners!
Kendra Schultz & Five A Clock Charlie – Champion 18+ Western
Aidan Rizk & Shiny Good Penny – Champion 17 and under Showmanship and English, Reserve Champion Western
Brianna Struffert & An Ultimate Image – Champion 17 and under Western, Reserve Champion Showmanship and English
Kaylee Bergman & LeMar Shines – Champion Games and Overall High Point


Informational Video


Forms & Guidelines



MQHA Recreational & Open Show Program

Welcome to the MQHA Recreational and Open Show program for 2022! Here you get a chance to be recognized and earn cool prizes, such as a YETI cooler, for your participation with your American Quarter Horse in recreational activities and non-MQHA competitions (example: 4-H, WSCA, etc.).
You must be a member of MQHA to participate – if you are not a member yet, join today before submitting the form (link above).
Participating is easy:
The Open Show Program is split into two age groups: Youth- 17 and under, Adult- 18 and over throughout 4 divisions:
Halter/ Showmanship Division
Western Division (Pleasure, Horsemanship)
English Division (Pleasure, Equitation)
Speed Events Division (Barrels, Poles- Weaving and bending, Key Race, Jumping Figure 8)
There will be an overall prize to the highest point horse and rider combination, in order to be eligible for the overall prize you must have attended an MQHA Sponsored Show as a spectator or participant. And prizes for 1st through 3rd in each division.
$20 Nominating fee per horse and rider combination in each division.
Submit a form for each show you attend, your first form should include a check made out to “MQHA”.
The 2022 Open Show Award program will run January 1, 2022 through November 13, 2022. Final acceptance of forms must be postmarked NO LATER than Nov. 15, 2022 send to: Laura Compart 39895 State Hwy 111 Nicollet, MN 56074 (Laura will confirm with you that she has received your form. If you don’t hear back from her by Nov. 15, please call her ASAP at cell: 507-330-9311)
Receive your award at the MQHA Banquet in early 2023.