2020 INAUGURAL AUSTRALIA’S GREATEST HORSEMAN EVENT
The 2020 ARBC Show being held on the 29th March to 3rd April 2021, will see the launch of the “Australia’s Greatest Horseman” Event.
ARBC Australia’s Greatest Horseman 15 FINALISTS are announced….
Rob Leach – Shirley Shiney
Rob Leach – Hells Destiny
Leah Read – Youngstar Marnies Glamour
Mark Buttsworth – Branchville Exile
Nathan Wilson – Players Garter
Leah Read – Do Me A Favour
Pazton Pulford – SJR Cash Advance
Josh Smith – GI M Hard
Daniel Holland – Yours Truly
Leah Read – Southern Chickolena
Leah Read – Shortys Last Dancer
Josh Smith Reys Dual Oak
Jordan Bentley – Rhondu Cracker Duck
Mark Buttsworth – Peps Double Rey
Nathan Wilson – Fancy Tassa
Final Draws for our finalists will be posted on Friday The Two Handed Cutting segment of the finals will be held at 2pm Friday 2nd April, our judges for this segment will be Glenn Wyse and Ken Cullen.The Drywork and Down the Fence segment of the finals will be held on Friday evening 2nd April with proceedings starting at 6pm Qld Time.Good Luck to our finalists and all connections.The FINALS of the Dry work and Down the Fence will be live streamed via our official link https://vimeo.com/event/749664Thank you goes out to our Major Sponsors of this event
Thank you to our Payout Sponsors Nuts Bolts Fasteners & Industrial
and our Finalist Cap Sponsor Hold Your Horses Promotional Embroidery
Australia’s Greatest Horseman Program and Conditions
This event will have a first go round of the 3 phases, Two Handed Cutting, Dry Work & Down the Fence, held throughout the week of the 29th March to 3rd April 2021
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.
Australia’s Greatest Horseman’s Dry Work is Pattern 1. Please see the pattern below
If riding in a snaffle bit, you can ride two handed in all 3 phases.
Nomination for this event is $800.
TOP 3 SCORES in 1st Go Round Two Handed Cutting will receive a payout of $3,000, $1,000 & $500 TOP 3 SCORES in 1st Go Round Dry Work & Down the Fence will receive a payout of $3,000, $1,000 & $500
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 2nd April at the Dalby Equestrian Center. Payouts for the FINALS in All 3 Phases is down to 10th Place.
Australia’s Greatest Horseman Program Format