The Breeders Challenge is a new program to generate prize program funds and opportunities for breeders and young horse owners in our industry. Check out this Breeders Challenge FAQ Video for all the details and insights into the NEW Breeders Challenge stallion service auction and $100K Stake Class! In addition to the video, check out our FAQ Summary today.
Participating stallion owners and buyers of a stallion service from the 2023 Breeders Challenge auction will be eligible to compete in the $100,000.00 Breeders Challenge Stake, to be held in the 2024 at the World's Championship Horse Show!
The American Saddlebred Horse and Breeders Association (ASHBA) is proud to present the $100,000 Breeders Challenge in conjunction with the United Breeders Collation. This year’s program will be comprised of three events at the World’s Championship Horse Show: the $100,000 Breeders Challenge class, the online stallion service auction, and the Breeders Challenge Auction Party.
2024 $100,000 Four-Year-Old Breeders Challenge Stake
The only horses eligible for this class are those with a “voucher” issued by the ASHBA. See below for details.
1. Owners of a stallion whose service was donated and purchased for at least $750 at the 2023 Breeders Challenge Stallion Auction.
2. Buyers of a stallion service through the 2023 Breeders Challenge Stallion Auction.
3. Owner of a voucher who sells an age-appropriate horse and assigns the voucher to go with the horse. The voucher can only be used on that purchased horse in the 2024 Four-Year-Old Breeders Challenge Stake class. A link to the horse voucher assignment form can be found here.
4. A transfer of ownership of an age-appropriate horse into the name or joint ownership of a person holding a voucher as mentioned above.