2020 Participating Horse/Trainer Teams

Professional Division

Professionals compete with horses who have not been started under saddle prior to June 15th or who have had severe behavioral problems when they began the Challenge.

Non-Pro Under Saddle

The horses in this division were trained to ride prior to the Challenge and did not have any known behavior problems. Novice/non-pro trainers are putting additional rides and refining skills to help them become more adoptable.

Non-Pro In-Hand Division – Handlers 12 and over

Horses in this hand have not been broke to ride. They have been worked with in hand by foster homes (novice/non-pro) handlers.


Non-Pro In-Hand Division –

Handlers under 12 years of age
Horses in this hand have not been broke to ride. They have been worked with in hand by foster homes (novice/non-pro) handlers who are under 12 years of age.