Friesian Breed Info
GREAT LAKES FRIESIAN HORSE ASSOCIATION
CLUB CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Meetings, Clinics & Events of 2012
GLFHA Meeting Calendar
February 24 General meeting, 1-4 PM,
Babe's Bar & Grill, Madison, WI
December 02, 2012 AGM/awards/Christmas Program, 1-4
PM, location TBA
April 19-21, 2013 Midwest Horse Fair-Heritage Horse
June 15-16, 2013 Columbus Horse Classic, Columbus, WI
July 4-7, 2013 Three Gaits Open Show,
September 06-08, 2013 Villa Louie Carriage Classic,
Prairie du Chein, WI
September 23-24, 2013 FHANA Midwest Region Friesian Keuring,
October 05-06, 2013 Colorama, Caroline, WI (Midwests
Largest Two Day Trail ride)
MEMBERS: Please keep us informed of
upcoming events. We would like to list any event where our Friesians can be
seen and our members can meet. The bold events will be club events.
Underlined events take place in the Netherlands. Other listings will be on an
individual basis and/or have not been organized as a club event (yet). This
list will be forwarded to the FHANA; some of it to be incorporated in the CLUB
EVENTS DATES in THE FRIESIAN. If you have any questions about these events
please contact Heidi Smith at
email@example.com Suggestions for our club events are always welcome!
GLFHA YEAR END AWARDS
- The intent of the point competition
is for the Friesian horse to get exposure in public and for the rider to have
fun with their horse.
- Owner of the horse and the
handler/rider/driver must be a current member of GLFHA and in good standing.
- Friesian horse must be Dutch
- Points are accumulated by horse and
- Points will start to accrue when the
awards application is received. Application must be post marked before the
first event. Point must be sent in within 20 days after the day of the event
or Theresa Marshall, 3381 W Rockton Road, Rockton, IL 61072(815) 624-1024.
When registering points, be sure to include: name of horse, owners name,
address, phone number, name of show, date of show, show prize list, class
name, and placing, division of point system (junior/senior), point class, and
number of points received.
- Classes: Special event Friesian and
Trail Friesian classes are renewed for 2011.
- Please note that you must
participate at one GLFHA (volunteer, demo, clinic) sponsored event during the
year (Jan-Dec.) to qualify for this award.
- Divisions: Junior (18 and under) and
Senior Handler/Rider/Driver (over 18).
- Driving Friesian
- Performance Friesian (western,
hunt seat, saddle seat, costume)
- Dressage Friesian
Overall high point: Combined
points from judged events (driving, performance, dressage, halter)
Points from judged events (driving,
performance, dressage, halter):
National Championship Shows (IFSHA,
Top 5 30 points
Regional Championship Shows
Reserves 40 points
iii. Top 5 30 points
A-Rated Shows, IFSHA, Breed Shows,
ADS, USDF, USEF, etc.
classes are offered, Champion additional 20 points
Reserve Champion additional
2nd place 25
3rd place 20
4th place 15
vii. 5th place 10
viii. 6th place 5
All other non-A-rated shows and
If championship classes are
offered, Champion additional 10 points
If championship classes are
offered, Reserve Champion additional 5 points iii.
1st place 15
2nd place 10
3rd place 7
4th place 5
5th place 3
6th place 1
All points must be turned in and
postmarked by November 20, 2011 to be counted.
The awards chairperson reserves the
right to interpret the rules as necessary to apply points fairly.