2022 ARBC Show NEWS

Our 2022 ARBC Show will be held

16th to 23rd April 2022

The ARBC is excited to launch the Feature Events to the calendar. Below are the Feature Events for each of our disciplines, thus far. Stay tuned as we launch more updates for our ARBC Show Program as they come to hand. Competition begins on Saturday 16th April going through to Finals Day 23rd April at the Dalby Equestrian Centre.

We now have separate pages for each discipline so you can navigate around to find your Program of Events as well as information specific to the equine discipline you are competing in. Stay tuned as we continue to update them..

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Nominations for Reining, Australia’s Greatest Horseman, Stockmans Challenge, Campdraft & Western Dressage Events will all be available via nominate.com.au. Links will be provided via our social media, website as well as being on the competitors packs for each discipline. “Please note you won’t be able to action nominations until 21st March 2022” All nominations will CLOSE Friday 1st April 2022

Please contact Gita on 0409 630 199 or Errol on 0417 617 461 if you have any questions thank you. We look forward to welcoming you to the ARBC Show.

REINING COMPETITORS we will once again be running a full Reining Program with newly included events along with our foundation feature events the $25,000 Plus 1/2 Added OPEN Derby and the $5,000 Plus 1/2 Added NON Pro Derby. Along with a $10,000 OPEN 4 yr old & Under Class plus a $5,000 Non Pro 4 yr old & Under Class.

ARBC Reining Competitors will be running for a total of 28 Championship Buckles and the coveted ARBC Championship Titles in each class.

2022 we will be holding the Thomas Arena Products Rookie Shootout. The top 10 scores in the Rookie Level 2 will compete in a Clean Slate Final of Saturday 23rd April, with the Champion receiving a 2.4M HD Thomas Arena Drag sponsored by Thomas Arena Products. Our Green Riders Level One and Level Two will also be running for Championship Buckles in 2022.

ARBC Reining Feature Events

“ARBC LIL JOE CASH OPEN DERBY”

The 2022 ARBC Lil Joe Cash OPEN Derby Event competitors will be running for a Prize Pool of $25,000 PLUS half added, Championship Buckle and Perpetual TrophyA stunning Jim Taylor Custom Saddles Trophy Saddle. Australian Agents for Jim Taylor Custom Saddles is Horsemans Trading Post A Handcrafted Rick Meredith Silver Trophy Bridle and Simply Sensational GarlandsThis is the Foundation Feature Event that started it all for our prestigious ARBC Show and we are would like to thank all our valued sponsors for supporting this prestigious event.

ARBC event organisers are proud to welcome on board Jim Taylor Custom Saddles as Major Trophy Saddle Sponsors of our 2022 Lil Joe Cash OPEN Derby. We would also like to thank Paul and his team from Horsemans Trading Post for working with Jim personally to organise this saddle for our prestigious ARBC Show.

“ARBC ARIAT NON PRO DERBY”

The 2022 ARBC Ariat Australia Non Pro Derby Level 4 Event competitors will be running for a Prize Pool of $5,000 PLUS half added, Championship Buckle and Perpetual Trophy along with a handcrafted Rick Meredith Silver Trophy Bridle and Garland by Simply Sensational Garlands

“ARBC 4 YRS & UNDER CLASSES”

These classes are open to horses 4 yrs and Under ridden two handed in a snaffle bit. Full details for this and all events will be included in competitors packs for ARBC Reining competitors. Thank you to our Championship Buckle Sponsors of this event Ian & Sue Huxley owners of Trails End Saddles

“ARBC BACKHOUSE TRAINING STABLES 4YRS & UNDER NON PRO”

The 2022 ARBC Show will see us holding our Inaugeral Backhouse Training Stables 4-Yrs & Under Non Pro Event…We thank the Major Sponsors of this exciting event; Backhouse Training Stables for their continued support of the ARBC Show and we look forward to welcoming you and your dynamic team along in 2022.Non Pro riders with horses 4 yrs old and Under will be competing for a Prize Pool of $5,000 plus a Championship Buckle and Stunning Simply Sensational Garlands

“THOMAS ARENA PRODUCTS ROOKIE SHOOTOUT” We welcome on board Thomas Arena Products for their sponsorship of a 2.4M HD Arena Drage for the “ARBC Rookie Shootout” being held on finals day Saturday 23rd April 2022. The top 10 Rookie Level 2 scores from Friday go on to compete in a Clean Slate Final.

“2022 ARBC NOMINATED STALLIONS” We invite all stallions owners to nominate their stallions in the ARBC Stallion Program in 2022. The ARBC offers both financial and marketing incentives for nominated stallions.

2022 ARBC Stallion Nominations are now available online. Click NOMINATE NOW ONLINE

“ARBC AUSTRALIA’S GREATEST HORSEMAN, STOCKMANS CHALLENGE & CAMPDRAFT COMPETITORS

Stockmans Challenge and Australia’s Greatest Horseman Dry Work Patterns

THE AUSTRALIA’S GREATEST HORSEMAN COMPETITORS you will be running for a Prize Pool of $25,000 Plus a Trophy Saddle.

There will be a first go round of the 3 phases, Two Handed Cutting, Dry Work & Down the Fence, competition begins on Wednesday 20th April with the 2 handed cutting phase. This event is open to all aged horses. The Cutting Phase is to be ridden two handed in a snaffle bit. The Dry Work & Down the Fence phases can be ridden one or two handed. If you are riding in a bridle you must ride one handed in these two phases of the event. If riding in a snaffle bit, you can ride two handed in all 3 phases.

STOCKMANS CHALLENGE COMPETITORS in 2022 will see the introduction of the Derby Stockmans Challenge Class, open to 5 year old horses only. With our foundation feature events $10,000 Classic Challenge, $5,000 OPEN Challenge, Rookie, Juvenile and Mini Stockmans Challenge classes.

The top 15 scores go on to compete in the “Clean Slate Finals” for this Inaugural Australia’s Greatest Horseman Event, held on Friday Evening 22nd April at the Dalby Equestrian Center. Payouts for the FINALS in All 3 Phases is down to 10th Place.

We are excited to introduce the first of our Major Sponsors of the 2022 ARBC Australia’s Greatest Horseman Feature Event. Shiney Outlaw owned by Michelle Cannon of Cannon Quarter Horses Texas USA.

Welcoming our Major Sponsor of the 2022 ARBC Australia’s Greatest Horseman Feature Event. Harking Electrical Services owned by Joe Harrison & Allan Kingdon.

Welcoming our Major Sponsor of the 2022 ARBC Australia’s Greatest Horseman Feature Event. Xtreme Genes owned by Diane MaCarthur.

Welcoming our Major Sponsor of the 2022 ARBC Australia’s Greatest Horseman Feature Event. Xtreme Genes owned by Diane MaCarthur.

ARBC Australia’s Greatest Horseman Competitors we have some exciting news for you all. We thank Quentin Stapleton owner of QRS Equine Services for handcrafting a stunning Trophy Saddle for the 2022 Crowned Australia’s Greatest Horseman Champion….This feature event attracts the best horse and rider combinations in the country, riding for a prize pool of $40,000, QRS Custom Trophy Saddle, Perpetual Trophy, Championship Buckle and garland by Simply Sensational Garlands. PLUS Go Round Payouts The TOP 15 Finalists will be set to run off for this championship title on Friday evening 22nd April 2022 at the Dalby Equestrian Centre.

2022 CINCH AUSTRALIA ARBC stockmans challenge Feature Events

2022 ARBC open stockmans challenge

The 2022 ARBC CINCH Australia OPEN Stockmans Challenge FINALS are being held on Saturday 23rd April 2022 at the Dalby Equestrian Centre, with competitors running for a Prize Pool of $5,000, Championship Buckle, ARBC Perpetual Trophy, Garland by Simply Sensational Garlands along with Cinch Australia Prizes down to 6th Place. …We are excited to welcome the Team from CINCH Australia to the ARBC Show as Major Sponsors of this ARBC Feature Event and thank them for supporting this prestigious event.

2022 ARBC CLASSIC stockmans challenge

We welcome Toprail Equine as Major Sponsors of the CLASSIC Stockmans Challenge Feature Event. The Classic Stockmans Challenge is the event that set the stage for our ARBC Nominated Stallion Program. The highest scoring progeny of an ARBC Nominated Stallion will pay out $1,000 to the stallion owner plus the stallion owner will receive 5% of progeny earnings in this event.

Thank you to TOPRAIL Equine for their Major Sponsorship of this event & this stunning Trophy Saddle in the 2022 CLASSIC Stockmans Challenge

2022 ARBC ROOKIE stockmans challenge

We welcome Al Capone owners Benalla Stud as Major Sponsors of this feature Stockmans Challenge Event at the 2022 ARBC Show and thank them for their wonderful sponsorship of the ARBC.

2022 ARBC DERBY stockmans challenge

2022 we are excited to announce the inclusion of our Newest Stockmans Challenge Class to our existing Action Packed Program….The Derby Stockmans Challenge….Open to 5 Year Old Horses ONLY.

Thank you to Beniah owned by Nathan Wilson and Brydie Hughes for their continued support of our ARBC Show, it is appreciated.

We welcome back Circle L Western Products as Major Trophy Saddle Sponsors of this newest event to the ARBC and thank them for their continues support of the ARBC Show.

We thank our valued sponsors Circle L Western Products for handcrafting a stunning Trophy Saddle for the 2022 Beniah Derby Stockmans Challenge Feature event being held at the 2022 ARBC Show. …This NEW to the ARBC Show Feature event competitors will be riding for a prize pool of $2,500, Circle L Trophy Saddle, Championship Buckle and garland by Simply Sensational Garlands. PLUS 1st Go Round Payout of $1,000 for 1st $500 for 2nd and $250 for 3rd. This includes Dry Work & Cow Work Go Rounds.

ARBC OPEN Campdraft

The 2022 Country Trucker Caps OPEN Campdraft Event competitors will be running for a Handcrafted Welsh horse and saddle Trophy Saddle sponsored by Onya Quarter Horses, a Championship Buckle sponsored by crowd favourite Do Me A Favour along with a Prize Pool of $1000 at this years ARBC Show.

We thank Country Trucker Caps and Welsh Horse and Saddle for their Major Sponsorship of this event along with Do Me A Favour owned by Nev and Bridget Connelly for their Championship Buckle sponsorship of this event.

We welcome Troy Welsh owner of Welsh Horse and Saddles and thank them for handcrafting this beautiful Trophy Saddle for the OPEN Campdraft Champion. We will be having the top 10 OPEN Campdraft Competitors move onto a finals being held on Saturday 23rd April to vie for this stunning trophy saddle.

CAMPDRAFT COMPETITORS will be competing for Jackpot Prize Money Plus Championship Buckles for both the OPEN and NOVICE Campdraft.

ARBC western dressage CHAMPIONSHIPS

The ARBC Western Dressage Championships will cover a full program of tests approved by Western Dressage Association of Australia. We will have walk trot Intro Level classes right through to sanctioned classes with Championship Buckles for each level. Damen Lowrie from DVL Saddlery & Equine is handcrafting a Silver Trophy Bridle for the highest aggregate score of the show.

WESTERN DRESSAGE COMPETITORS we will be running a Full Day of Competition with 6 Championship Buckles up for grabs along with a DVL Saddlery Trophy Bridle for the highest aggregate percentage of the show. Competition will start on Saturday 16th April 2022.

HIGHEST AGGREGATE PERCENTAGE OF THE SHOW TROPHY BRIDLE

Damen Lowrie owner of DVL Saddlery & Equine has kindly sponsored one of his hand crafted Silver Trophy Bridles for the “Highest Aggregate Percentage of the ARBC WD Championships”

We welcome and thank our Level ONE Championship Buckle Sponsors  Western Dressage Association of Australia (WDA-AUS).
The support of our National Governing Body is appreciated across many levels of this championship show 

We Welcome and Thank our YOUTH Championship Buckle Sponsors Western Downs Western Dressage Branch

We Welcome and Thank our YOUTH Championship Buckle Sponsors Coaldust Quarter Horses owned by Vanessa Southey & Russ Tindall