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Celebration Tentative Class Schedule



The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration has released a tentative class schedule for the 74th Celebration.  All comments and/or questions about the class schedule should be directed to Margaret Eakin at meakin@twhnc.com before June 15, 2012.  The 74th Annual Celebration will be held in Shelbyville, Tenn. August 22-September 1, 2012.

TENTATIVE CLASS SCHEDULE
(Tentative until June 15, 2012)
74th Annual Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration®
Shelbyville, Tennessee
August 22 – September 1, 2012
 
WEDNESDAY MORNING, AUGUST 22, 2012, 9:00 AM
(Morning performances will be inside Calsonic Arena)

1 Model Pleasure Walking Mares
2 Plantation Pleasure Walking Horses
3 Owner-Amateur Riders on Two-Year-Old Trail Pleasure Walking Horses, Optional Tack
4 Amateur Owned and Trained Lite Shod Walking Horses
5 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-11 Years on Park Pleasure Walking Mares or Geldings
6 Owner-Amateur Riders on English Trail Pleasure Walking Horses
7 Owner-Amateur Riders on Western Park Pleasure Walking Horses, Four Years & Under
8 *Lite Shod Walking Horses (Canter)
9 Owner-Amateur Riders on English Country Pleasure Walking Horses
10 Owner-Amateur Riders on Three-Year-Old English Trail Pleasure Walking Horses
11 *Lite Shod Walking Horses, Three and Four Years Old
12 Owner-Amateur Riders on Country Pleasure Walking Horses,  Two and Three Years Old, Optional Tack

THURSDAY MORNING, AUGUST 23, 2012, 9:00 AM
13 Model Pleasure Walking Stallions
14 Owner-Amateur Riders on Three-Year-Old Western Trail Pleasure Walking Horses
15 *Park Pleasure Walking Horses, Two and Three-Years Old
16 Model Pleasure Walking Geldings
17 Owner-Amateur Riders on Trail Pleasure Walking Horses, Optional Tack  (Canter)
18 Owner-Amateur Riders on Lite Shod Walking Horses
19 Owner-Amateur Novice Riders on Novice Western Trail Pleasure Walking Horses
20 Owner-Amateur Riders on Lite Shod Walking Horses, Four Years & Under
21 Owner-Amateur Novice Riders on Novice Park Pleasure Walking Horses

THURSDAY EVENING, AUGUST 23, 2012, 7:00 PM
22 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-11 Years on Walking Mares
23 Elite Owner-Amateur Gentleman Riders on Walking Stallions
24 *Three-Year-Old Walking Geldings
25 Owner-Amateur Riders on Two-Year-Old Walking Stallions
26 Owner-Amateur  Youth Riders 15-17 Years on Walking Mares or Geldings
27 Owner-Amateur Riders on Park Performance Walking Mares or Geldings
28 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Stallions, 15.2 & Under
29 Owner-Amateur Novice Lady Riders on Novice Walking Mares or Geldings
30 Owner-Amateur Riders on Four-Year-Old Walking Stallions
31 *Walking Geldings, 15.2 & Under (Canter)
32 Owner-Amateur Lady Riders on Show Pleasure Walking Horses

FRIDAY MORNING, AUGUST 24, 2012, 9:00 AM
33 Owner-Amateur Novice Youth Riders 6-17 Years on Novice Lite Shod Walking Mares or Geldings
34 Amateur Owned and Trained Western Trail Pleasure Walking Horses, No Prof Training within 90 Days 
35 Owner-Amateur Riders on Western Lite Shod Walking Horses
36 Owner-Amateur Riders on Park Pleasure Walking Horses, Two & Three-Years Old
37 Owner-Amateur Riders on Western Country Pleasure Walking Horses
38 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-11 Years on Show Pleasure Walking Mares or Geldings39 Owner-Amateur Riders on Four-Year-Old Trail Pleasure Walking Horses, Optional Tack
40 TWHBEA Youth Weanlings, Handlers 6-17 Years
41 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 12-17 Years on English Trail Pleasure Walking Horses
42 Owner-Amateur Riders 50 Years & Over on Lite Shod Walking  Horses
43 TWHBEA Youth Yearling Fillies or Geldings, Handlers 6-17 Years
44 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-17 Years on Trail Pleasure Walking Horses, Two & Three Years Old, Optional Tack 
45 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-17 Years on Park Performance Walking Horses

FRIDAY EVENING, AUGUST 24, 2012, 7:00 PM
46 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-11 Years on Walking Geldings
47 *Two-Year-Old Walking Geldings
48 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Stallions
49 *Lite Shod Walking Horses
50 *Three-Year-Old Walking Stallions
51 *Park Performance Walking Horses, Four Years & Under
52 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-14 Years on Walking Ponies
53 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Horses, Classic Horses 15 Years & Over
54 Elite Owner-Amateur Gentleman Riders on Walking Mares or Geldings
55 *Four-Year-Old Walking Geldings (Canter)
56 Owner-Amateur Riders on Park Pleasure Walking Horses
57 Owner-Amateur Lady Riders on Walking Mares
58 *Show Pleasure Walking Mares or Geldings

 SATURDAY MORNING, AUGUST 25, 2012, 9:00 AM
59E Auxiliary Equitation, Medal Class, Youth Division, Riders 6-11 Years
60 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-17 Years on Western Country Pleasure Walking Horses
61 Owner-Amateur Yearlings
62 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 12-17 Years on Western Trail Pleasure Walking Horses
63 Amateur Owned and Trained English Trail Pleasure Walking Horses, No Prof Training within 90 Days
64E Auxiliary Equitation, Medal Class, Youth Division, Riders 12-14 Years (Canter)
65 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-11 Years on Trail Pleasure Walking Horses, Optional Tack
66E Auxiliary Equitation, Medal Class, Senior Division, Riders 15-17 Years (Canter)
67 Yearling Fillies or Geldings
68 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders, 6-17 Years on English Youth Country Pleasure Walking Horses
69 Yearling Colts
70 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-17 Years on Lite Shod Walking Mares or Geldings

SATURDAY EVENING, AUGUST 25, 2012, 7:00 PM
71 Owner-Amateur Lady Riders on Walking Geldings
72 *Three-Year- Old Walking Mares
73 *Young Trainers, 35 Years & Under, on Walking Horses, 15.2 & Under
74 Owner-Amateur Riders on Western Park Pleasure Walking Horses, 5 Years & Over
75 Owner-Amateur Novice Youth Riders 12-17 Years on Novice Walking Mares or Geldings
76 *Two-Year-Old Walking Mares
77 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Ponies, Stallions
78 Walking Yearling World Grand Championship®  
79 Owner-Amateur Novice Gentleman Riders on Novice Walking Stallions
80 *Walking Stallions, 5 Years & Over, Over 15.2 (Canter)

 SUNDAY EVENING, AUGUST 26, 2012, 7:00 PM
81 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 12-14 Years on Walking Mares or Geldings
82 Owner-Amateur Classic Park Pleasure Walking Horses
83 Elite Owner-Amateur Lady Riders on Walking Mares or Geldings
84 Owner-Amateur Riders on Western Trail Pleasure Walking Horses
85 Owner-Amateur Novice Youth Riders 6-11 Years on Novice Walking Mares or Geldings
86 Owner-Amateur Novice Riders on Novice Show Pleasure Walking  Horses
87 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 15-17 Years on Walking Ponies
88 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Horses, Riders 70 Years & Over
89 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 12-17 Years on Park Pleasure Walking Mares or Geldings
90 Owner-Amateur Riders on Four-Year-Old Walking Mares or Geldings
91 Owner-Amateur Novice Lady Riders on Novice Walking Stallions
92 *Four-Year- Old Walking Stallions (Canter)

MONDAY MORNING, AUGUST 27, 2012, 9:00 AM
93 Flat Shod Pleasure Driving,  2 or 4 Wheel Vehicle
94 *Western Lite Shod Walking Horses
95E Equitation, Riders 18 Years & Over (Canter)
96 Owner-Amateur Novice Youth Riders 6-17 Years on Novice Park Pleasure Walking Mares or Geldings
97 Owner-Amateur Riders on Novice Lite Shod Walking Horses
98 Owner- Amateur Riders on Plantation Pleasure Walking Horses
99 Weanling Colts
100 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 12-17 Years on Show Pleasure Walking Mares or Geldings
101 Owner-Amateur Novice Riders on English Trail Pleasure Walking Horses
102 *Western Park Pleasure Walking Horses (Canter)
103E Auxiliary Equitation, Youth Medal Championship (Canter)
104 *Lite Shod Walking Horses, Two-Years-Old
105 Weanling Fillies

MONDAY EVENING, AUGUST 27, 2012, 7:00 PM
106 Owner-Amateur Gentleman Drivers, Fine Harness
107 *Walking Mares, Five Years & Over, Over 15.2 (Canter)
108 *Classic Park Pleasure Walking Horses
109 *Two-Year-Old Walking Stallions
110 Owner-Amateur Riders 50 Years & Over on Park Pleasure Walking Horses
111 Owner-Amateur Gentleman Riders on Show Pleasure Walking Horses
112 Elite Owner-Amateur Lady Riders on Walking Stallions
113 *Walking Mares, 15.2 & Under (Canter)
114 Owner-Amateur Riders on Park Performance Walking Stallions
115 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Mares or Geldings
116 *Walking Stallions, 15.2 & Under (Canter)

TUESDAY EVENING, AUGUST 28, 2012, 7:00 PM
117 *Four-Year-Old Walking Mares (Canter)
118 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Mares or Geldings, Five Years & Over (Canter)
119 Owner-Amateur Riders on Two-Year-Old Walking Mares or Geldings
120 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Ponies, Mares or Geldings
121 *Show Pleasure Walking Stallions
122 Owner-Amateur Riders on Three-Year-Old Walking Stallions
123 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Mares or Geldings, 15.2 & Under
124 *Park Pleasure Walking Mares or Geldings  Four-Years & Over  
125 *Young Trainers, 35 Years & Under, on Walking Stallions
126 Owner-Amateur Novice Gentleman Riders on Novice Walking Mares or Geldings

 WEDNESDAY EVENING, AUGUST 29, 2012, 7:00 PM
127 Fine Harness
128 Owner-Amateur Riders on Three-Year-Old Walking Mares or Geldings
129 *Walking Geldings, 5 Years & Over, Over 15.2 (Canter)
130 * Park Performance Walking Horses, 5 Years & Over
131 Amateur Owned and Trained Walking Horses, No Professional Training within 90 Days
132 *Young Trainers, 35 Years & Under, on Walking Mares or Geldings
133 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Stallions, 5 Years & Over (Canter)
134 Mare & Foal
135 *Walking Horses- Mares & Geldings
136 *Park Pleasure Walking Stallions,  4 Years & Over  
137 *Walking Horses- Stallions

THURSDAY EVENING, AUGUST 30, 2012, 7:00 PM
138 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-17 Years on Park Pleasure Walking Mares or Geldings World Grand Championship®
139 Novice Riders on Novice Trail Pleasure Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
140 Elite Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
141 Owner-Amateur Riders on Western Park Pleasure Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
142 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-11 Years on Walking Mares or Geldings World Grand Championship®
143 Owner-Amateur English Trail Pleasure Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
144 Owner-Amateur Riders on Show Pleasure Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
145 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Horses, 15.2 & Under, World Grand Championship®
146 Country Pleasure Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
147 Owner-Amateur Park Performance Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
148 *Lite Shod Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
149 *Three-Year-Old Walking Horses World Grand Championship®

FRIDAY EVENING, AUGUST 31, 2012, 7:00 PM
150 Owner-Amateur Lady Drivers, Fine Harness
151 *Western Lite Shod Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
152 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-17 Years on Walking Ponies World Grand Championship® 
153 Owner-Amateur Riders on Park Pleasure Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
154 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
155 Walking Horse Trainers’ Auxiliary Members on Walking Horses
156 Owner-Amateur Riders on Western Trail Pleasure Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
157 *Trainers "Ride for the Roses" World Grand Championship®
158 Owner-Amateur Novice Riders on Novice Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
159 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 12-17 Years on Walking Mares or Geldings World Grand Championship®
160 *15.2 & Under Walking Horses World Grand Championship® (Canter)
161 Owner-Amateur Riders on Two-Year-Old Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
162 *Four-Year-Old Walking Horses World Grand Championship® (Canter)
 
SATURDAY EVENING, SEPTEMBER 1, 2012, 7:00 PM
163 Lead Line Ponies, Riders 6 Years & Under, World Grand Championship®
164 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Ponies World Grand Championship®
165 *Show Pleasure Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
166 Walking Weanling World Grand Championship®
167 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Mares or Geldings World Grand Championship®
168 *Park Performance Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
169 Owner-Amateur Riders on Three-Year-Old Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
170 Owner-Amateur Youth Riders 6-17 Years on Trail Pleasure Walking Horses World Grand Championship®  (Optional Tack)
171 *Two-Year-Old Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
172 Owner-Amateur Riders on Lite Shod Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
173 Owner-Amateur Riders on Four-Year-Old Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
174 *Park Pleasure Walking Horses World Grand Championship®
175 Owner-Amateur Riders on Walking Horses World Grand Championship® (Canter)
176 *Tennessee Walking Horse World Grand Championship®  (Canter)

ENTRY DEADLINE:  TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2012

CHAMPIONSHIP ENTRY DEADLINE:
12:00 NOON ON THE DAY BEFORE THE CHAMPIONSHIP CLASS IS TO BE HELD

EXCEPTION:  CLASS 78, WALKING YEARLING WORLD GRAND CHAMPIONSHIP® (ENTRY DEADLINE:  AUGUST 25, 2012, 5:00 PM)

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