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Cutting, fencing and boxing all-breed events coming to AjPHA Youth World Show

Calling all cattlemen! Whether you enjoy a clean cut or the thrill of running down the fence, you’ll want to clear your calendar: two can’t-miss events are coming to Will Rogers Memorial Center July 6–9. Taking place in conjunction with the 2017 AjPHA Youth World Championship Show, the Cowtown Cutting and Cowtown Fencing & Boxing Challenge are all-breed events with serious payouts. More than $9,000 is added across the two events, and colorful cow horses and cutters will have a shot at exclusive Paint awards.

Cowtown Fence & Boxing Challenge—July 6–7

  • Classes
    • Fence 4-D Challenge – $2,000 added
    • Boxing 4-D Challenge – $2,000 added
    • This event also counts toward qualifying for the 2018 APHA World Championship Show; qualifying for 2018 takes place June 1, 2017–May 31, 2018.
  • Payouts & Awards
    • Paid on two-day average – divisional payout with 4 divisions (4-D)
    • Each D pays equally – $500 added to each division
    • Special awards presented to the high-scoring Paint Horse in each class overall.
  • Entries
    • Entry deadline is June 30 by 5 p.m.; additional entries will be accepted after June 30, but fresh cattle are not guaranteed
    • $150 entry fee/run ($50 jackpotted, $50 cattle charge, $50 office charge)
    • Enter as many times as you like
    • Reining paid warmups available

Learn More & Enter Online Today!

ACHA Cowtown Cutting—July 8–9

Watt Arena, Fort Worth, Texas

  • One-Judge Show Each Day
    • Saturday, July 8—Classes Start at 9 a.m.
    • Sunday, July 9—Classes Start at 8 a.m.
    • Each day counts for 1 show towards the two required shows for the 2018 APHA Open/Amateur World Show qualification; compete on both days to finish out your 2018 qualification!
    • Cutting Shows Approved for 2017 APHA World Show Qualifying
  • Awards:
    • $5,150 Added
    • Circuit awards in each class – Sponsored by APHA & ACHA / High-Point Paint Horse circuit awards in each class
    • Individual class awards
  • Entry Deadline
    • June 30 by 5 p.m.
    • Add-On Entries—Entries will be accepted after June 30, but additional cattle will not be added

Learn More & Enter Online Today!

[Reprinting all or part of this news release is permitted, so long as credit is given to the 
Paint Horse Journal and a link provided back to apha.com.]

About APHA

The American Paint Horse Association is the world’s second-largest international equine breed association, registering more than a million horses in 59 nations and territories since it was founded. APHA creates and maintains programs that increase the value of American Paint Horses and enriches members’ experiences with their horses.