Opportunity Classes

Opportunity Classes are for entry-level riders. Any rider that has shown in a Zone pointed division (such as a children’s hunter division) or a regular division (such as regular ponies) is not eligible. Horses entered ONLY in these classes are still subject to and must comply with the Drugs and Medication rules and are subject to drug testing. Horses entered ONLY in these classes are exempt from the Federation fee, including the Equine Drugs and Medication fee and are not required to have a Horse Identification (HID) or Recording Number but are to list the HID or Recording number if the horse has been assigned this number. Riders entered ONLY in these classes are exempt from the Federation membership requirements and are not required to pay a Show Pass fee but are required to list the Federation membership number if the participant is a member. Exhibitors entered in Opportunity Classes can cross enter into the rated/recognized classes at this competition,however all applicable fees and membership requirements will apply.

Opportunity Walk/Trot

May not cross enter into any over fences classes.

  • Entry Fee: $25
  • Class 241 Walk/Trot Equitation – Opportunity
  • Class 242 Walk/Trot Equitation – Opportunity

Opportunity Master’s/Long Stirrup Hunter

Beginners ages 12 & Over. Fence height: 2’0”

  • Section Fee: $160
  • Individual Classes $40
  • Class 200,201,202,203 Opportunity Master’s/Long Stirrup Hunter
  • Class 204 Opportunity Master’s/Long Stirrup Hunter U/S

Opportunity Master’s/Long Stirrup Equitation

Beginners ages 12 & Over. Fence height: 2’0”

  • Section Fee: $90
  • Individual Classes $40
  • Class 205,206 Opportunity Master’s/Long Stirrup Equitation Over Fences
  • Class 207 Opportunity Master’s/Long Stirrup Equitation on the Flat

Opportunity Short Stirrup Hunter

Open to horses or ponies ridden by a junior rider (11 years and under). Riders may cross enter into any equitation class, except U. S. Pony Medal. Martingales are allowed in all flat classes in this section. Fence height: 2’0″.

  • Section Fee: $160
  • Individual Class: $40
  • Class 208,209,210,211 Opportunity Short Stirrup Hunter
  • Class 212 Opportunity Short Stirrup Hunter U/S

Opportunity Short Stirrup Equitation

Open to horses or ponies ridden by a junior rider (11 years and under). Riders may cross enter into any equitation class, except U. S. Pony Medal. Martingales are allowed in all flat classes in this section. Fence height: 2’0″.

  • Section Fee: $90
  • Individual Class: $40
  • Class 213,214 Opportunity Short Stirrup Equitation Over Fences
  • Class 215 Opportunity Short Stirrup Equitation on the Flat
Class information is for reference purposes only. Please see the final prize list for official information, rules, and regulations.