This award recognizes outstanding Fjord Horses who have accumulated 100 points in halter and performance classes and gives these animals the formal recognition their achievements deserve. The award will be indicated by means of an E after the horse's name. Winners of the award receive a certificate and a trophy and are permanently listed by the NFHR.
Eligibility: In order to be eligible for this award, the Fjord Horse must be registered with the Norwegian Fjord Horse Registry and the owner of the horse must be a member of the Norwegian Fjord Horse Registry.
Accumulation of Points: Points are accumulated from the time the horse is eligible for and is entered into the program. Points may be accumulated over a number of years. One hundred (100) points must be accumulated in approved events, including one first place ribbon. No more than 50 points may be accumulated in Halter (conformation) classes. Classes judged primarily on the rider (equitation, reinsmanship, etc.) will not count. Classes in which points may be accumulated include, but are not limited to:
Pleasure Riding, Hunter Under Saddle, Hunter and Jumper Over Fences, Western Pleasure, Saddle Seat Trail, Gymkhana, Ridden Dressage, Pleasure/Carriage Driving, Driven Dressage, Obstacle Classes, Marathon Driving, Competitive Endurance Riding & Driving, Draft Hitch, Ride and Drive, Single and Multiple Hitch.
Non-point earning classes include: all equitation classes, Lead Line, Walk-Trot, costume classes, reinsmanship, and groom's classes.
|Point Scale |
|Number of entries ||1st ||2nd ||3rd ||4th ||5th ||6th |
|8 ||6 ||5 ||4 ||3 ||2 ||1 |
|7 ||5 ||4 ||3 ||2 ||1 ||-- |
|6 ||4 ||3 ||2 ||1 ||-- ||-- |
|5 ||3 ||2 ||1 ||-- ||-- ||-- |
|4 ||2 ||1 ||-- ||-- ||-- ||-- |
|3 ||1 ||-- ||-- ||-- ||-- ||-- |
| No points will be received in classes with fewer than 3 entries. |
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