The National Individual Championship features special awards for Open riders. The IHSA Hunter Seat High Point Rider is awarded the Cacchione Cup, while the Back on Track Western High Point Rider winner receives top prizes and a scholarship. The AQHA/NRHA Individual Reining Horsemanship class winner receives a champion buckle, presented by the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA), as well as the Clark Bradley Memorial Champion Trophy, presented by the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA).
The entire competition will be available for H&C+ members to watch on-demand shortly after the live event, and rider clips will be available for purchase.
“Horse & Country is thrilled to have the IHSA National Championship on our livestream schedule,” expressed H&C Director of Content Jonathan Rippon. “We are proud to share this longstanding event with our worldwide audience, showcasing the culmination of a hard-fought season for these talented student-athletes.”
“We are excited to work with Horse & Country for our livestream at this year’s Nationals,” said IHSA Executive Director Peter Cashman. “They provide top-notch production and we look forward to sharing this event with parents, family members, teammates, sponsors and fans who cannot attend through their services.”