NATIONAL QUARTER HORSE LEAGUE - NQHL  "IT'S YOUR LEAGUE!"

 

QUICK LINKS:

 

General Information & Point Table

 

Class Specifications:

Finals Information

 

MEDIA:


 


Huntfield Derby NQHL Team:

huntfieldnqhl@aol.com

 

Office:

Kimberly Farrell 941-809-6365

Jacqueline Desormier 941-809-6361

Gia Guiterez 941-468-1022

 

Sponsor Relations:

Lainie De Boer 612-308-2121

 

E-mail Database Director:

Gia Guiterez 941-468-1022

 

Point Standings Director:

Casey Presler 941-809-6361

 

Advertising Design:

Kathy Avolt kavolt@hotmail.com

 

To Purchase Patterns if needed:

Trail: Tim Kimura

Hunter & Medal: Phil De Vita Jr


Committees:

Please e-mail us which committees you would like to join.  Include your name, e-mail address, and phone number. huntfieldnqhl@aol.com


 

English Competition Committee:

Chuck Briggs

Cindy Reddish cinreddish@gmail.com

Lainie De Boer dreamfld@aol.com

David Warner

Bruce Brown lakesidearena@gmail.com

David Miller bigtrot4me@aol.com

304-532-114

Kelley Rampey rampeyk@hotmail.com

Rob Meneely rsmemeely@msn.com

Western Competition Committee:

Lainie De Boer dreamfld@aol.com

David Warner

Bruce Brown lakesidearena@gmail.com

Kelley Rampey rampeyk@hotmail.com

Rob Meneely rsmemeely@msn.com

 

Sponsorship & Marketing Committee:

Lainie De Boer dreamfld@aol.com

Kim Farrell  huntfieldnqhl@aol.com

 

Rules & Points Committee:

Lainie De Boer dreamfld@aol.com

David Warner

Bruce Brown lakesidearena@gmail.com

Suzanne Mayo

 

Conduct Committee:

Lainie De Boer dreamfld@aol.com

David Warner

Bruce Brown lakesidearena@gmail.com

Suzanne Mayo

Georgianna Renouard georgi121@aol.com

Rob Meneely rsmemeely@msn.com

 

 

To grow in the direction the industry desires us to, we are forming committees to achieve this synergy.  The committees will help with all aspects: class specifications, educating the industry and shows about this league, rules, points, trophies designs, etc.  This will be the exhibitor’s league!  If you are interested in being on a committee please e-mail us at: huntfieldnqhl@aol.com. 

 


 

Qualifying period for 2014 is October 15, 2013- October 31, 2014.  For the First 60 days we will waive the 14 day in advance show application deadline.  Please call if you would like to hold one of these classes at an upcoming event. 

941-809-6365

 

 

Mail Address: PO Box 400, Venice, FL 34284

E-mail: huntfieldnqhl@aol.com

941-809-6365 / 941-809-6361

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


2015 FINALS INFORMATION COMING SOON! 


HUNTFIELD WORKING HUNTER UNDER SADDLE

-         NO PRIZE MONEY REQUIRED

-         RIBBONS TO 6TH PLACE

-         HORSES ENTERED IN THIS CLASS ARE REQUIRED TO BE ENTERED AND SHOWN IN AT LEAST ONE OVER FENCE CLASS AT THE SAME EVENT.  OVER FENCE CLASSES ARE CONSIDERED WORKING HUNTER, EQUITATION OVER FENCES, JUMPERS, AND HUNTER HACK.  

WORKING HUNTER UNDER SADDLE CLASS SPECIFICATIONS:  Horses are shown at a walk, trot and canter both ways of the ring.  Light contact with the horse’s mouth is required.   Quality of movement is the emphasis.  Only extremely high or below level head carriage to be penalized.  Judges may ask horses to hand gallop collectively, one way of the ring.   Horses should move with long, low strides reaching forward with ease and smoothness, be able to lengthen stride and cover ground with relaxed, free-flowing movement, while exhibiting correct gaits that are of the proper cadence as seen in a Working Hunter Over Fence Class.   

NEW CHAMPIONSHIP AWARD:  Shows may calculate points within each division using Working Hunter, Hunter Hack, and Performance HUS class results.  Horses must show in all 3 classes to be eligible for championship placing.  TIE BREAKER:  Horse receiving higher placing in Working Hunter. 

A separate Working HUS (WHUS) class for each Division wanting to award a championship.  A Champion & Reserve Champion will be named.  Divisions are:


 

·       Senior

·       Junior

·       All Age

·       Select

·       Amateur

·       Youth

·       Novice Amateur

·       Novice Youth

 


 

CCI Jump Co 

CCI Jump Co is the official jump equipment supplier to the National Quarter Horse League Huntfield Derby Finals held at the World Quarter Horse Show in Oklahoma City, OK.

 Building on 3 decades of trust in the equine show jumping industry CCI Jump Co has supplied horse show jump equipment to numerous equestrian related venues across the US since 1983.  Our uniquely designed equipment has been used at the highest level in US show jumping including multiple million dollar grand prix events from coast to coast as well as the most prestigious show hunter event in the world, the USHJA International Hunter Derby Championships held each year in Lexington, KY.

 With over 30 complete rings of new & used trail and jumping equipment in-stock and ready for purchase, we can help you make your last minute buying decisions a quick, smart & hassle free experience.

All of the beautiful jumps that we use here at the show are for sale at discounted prices. 

Visit us at getjumps.com or see one of our representatives at the show for more information.



 

 

HUNTFIELD DERBY LLC HAS BEEN FORMED INTO A LEAGUE TO MAKE THESE CLASSES EASILY ACCESSIBLE FOR ALL RECOGNIZED AQHA SHOWS AND/OR SPECIAL EVENTS TO HOLD AT THEIR SHOWS.  THE LEAGUE THAT COMBINES ALL THESE NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED CLASSES IS NATIONAL QUARTER HORSE LEAGUE (NQHL.COM) 

 

 

What classes are available?

 

NATIONAL LEAGUE CLASSES AVAILABLE:

·   HUNTFIELD HUNTER DERBY – FINALS

·   HUNTFIELD LOW HUNTER DERBY – FINALS

·   HUNTFIELD TRAIL DERBY – FINALS

·   HUNTFIELD YOUTH EQUITATION OVER FENCES EQUINE CHRONICLE MEDAL – FINALS

·   HUNTFIELD AMATEUR EQUITATION OVER FENCES MEDAL- FINALS

 

All classes will have end of year awards for top ten overall.  Top ten for all classes will be presented during finals.  Location of finals to be announced.  Regional Point standings for each class will be available for sponsorship.  Overall National standings will be used for order of go at finals. 

 

Is there a membership fee?

There are no membership fees.  Once a horse or rider has entered a Huntfield class they will be added into the point’s database as a member.

 

Is there a minimum number of entries for points to count?

All classes need a minimum of three entries to count for National Points.  The entry fee cannot exceed 10% of the prize money offered including the per horse entrant fee.  There are no membership fees.   Per horse entrant fee is $15 per horse.  NQHL will keep the National points available to all to view at www.nqhl.com & www.huntfieldderby.com

 

What is the prize money payouts for the classes?

Classes may be offered at any of the four levels of prize money except $250 prize money is an option for freestyle classes only & Medal classes may not offer prize money.  Prize money scales are $250, $500, $1000, $2500, $5000.

 

Prize money CAN be distributed as follows: 30% for 1st, 22% for 2nd, 15% for 3rd, 10% for 4th, 7% for 5th, 6% for 6th, 5% for 7th, 5% for 8th, Ribbon for 9th, Ribbon for 10th, Ribbon for 11th, & Ribbon for 12th.  If the exhibitor count is less than 8, you only need to follow this distribution pattern.  Please remember to place your classes up to 12 places.  We award points to 12 places. 

 

Prize money may be increased by show management but not decreased after application is processed.  Show managers please notify office of prize money changes to guarantee correct point system will be used when processing points.  Prize money & ribbons is the responsibility of individual shows.  Prize money & ribbons at the finals will be the responsibility of Huntfield Derby LLC.    

 

How are my points calculated?

Medals : Points follow the rider.  May ride multiple horses but only one entry per class. 

Derbies : Points follow horses.  May have multiple riders.

POINT SYSTEM:

EXHIBITORS

MEDAL POINTS

NO PRIZE $

$250 PRIZE MONEY AVAILABLE FOR FREESTYLE CLASSES ONLY

$500

PRIZE MONEY

$1000 PRIZE MONEY

$2500 PRIZE MONEY

$5000 PRIZE MONEY

1ST PLACE

20

20

25

30

35

40

2ND PLACE

15

15

20

25

30

35

3RD PLACE

10

10

15

20

25

30

4TH PLACE

5

5

10

15

20

25

5TH PLACE

4

4

5

10

15

20

6TH PLACE

3

3

4

5

10

15

7TH PLACE

2

2

3

4

6

10

8TH PLACE

1

1

2

3

5

5

9TH PLACE

1

1

1

2

4

4

10TH PLACE

1

1

1

1

3

3

11TH PLACE

1

1

1

1

2

2

12TH PLACE

1

1

1

1

1

1

 

What are the class specifications?

Use these links:

Rights reserved: Class specifications may change and all managers will be notified in advance of their event. 

 

How do I qualify for the Finals?

Derby Horses: Horses will qualify based on points earned in their classes during the qualifying period.  A horse may accrue points with multiple riders.  Rules & Points committee will decide cut off criteria for finals. 


How do horse shows apply to hold these classes?

There is an easy application that show management sends to us 14 days *** prior to the show.  An entrant fee will be paid by the show to Huntfield – NQHL of $15 per entry in the class.  There are many different levels of prize money point scales making it accessible to all size shows.  The individual shows will be responsible for the prize money for the classes they choose to hold at their event.  The Huntfield Derby Series will be responsible for the prize money for the Hunter and Trail derby finals.  Please see the show managers page. 
 

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Please call if you would like to hold one of these classes at an upcoming event. 

941-809-6365

 

What horse shows can apply to have these classes?

Simply: The competition (show or special event) is recognized by AQHA; (If not please call to explain details of event: i.e. non- recognized, USEF)

 
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Huntfield NQHL Sponsors...
Information

Application

The sponsor levels available are

Title $20000.00+
Stirrup Cup $10000.00+
Platinum (Master of the Hunt) $5000.00+
Gold (Fox) $2500.00-$4999.00
Silver (Whipper-In) $1000.00-$2499.00
Bronze (Coop) $500.00 - $999.00 or in-kind donation

Contact Lainie Deboer at dreamfld@aol.com

Platinum (Master of the Hunt): 

2014

Equine Sports Medicine  *website*

2015

Beval Saddlery  *.website*

2015

Butet  *website*

2014

Equine Chronicle  *website*

2015

ERS Wireless Communications  *website*

2014 Plastilite Corporation  Website

2015 Lakeside Arena  *website*

Gold (Fox): 

2014
2014
2015 Dreamfield Stables  *website*

 

2015

Huntsmark  

2014

Walsh Harness  *website*

2014 Searidge Farm  Website

2015 Hassinger Equine  Website

2014

One K Helmets  *website*

 

Silver (Whipper In): 

2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014
2014 Skelton Ranches
2014 Coal Black Cattle Co, Inc.

2014

Bronze (Coop): 

2014
 
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P.O. Box 400 Main Office Line 941-809-6361   Fax 941-484-4321
Venice, FL  34284  huntfieldnqhl@aol.com