GVHS Hall of Fame
A Gypsy Vanner stallion or mare can also be qualified for honors, based on recognition of the quality of its offspring. To be called a GVHS Hall of Fame Stallion or a GVHS Hall of Fame Mare the horse must meet the following requirements:
The horse must have offspring that are evaluated in the GVHS Evaluation program. These offspring must be evaluated in Conformation/Movement and in Performance.
a. A Hall of Fame Stallion must have 5 offspring that have received a Gold Medallion of Quality.
b. A Hall of Fame Mare must have 3 offspring that have received a Gold Medallion of Quality.
5 Star Gypsy Vanners
- Award levels can be noted on the registration certificate. A new certificate can be ordered by returning the current registration certificate and paying the current certificate replacement fee.
- Awards, Recognition and scores will only be published if the owner gives permission.
GOLD MEDALLION OF QUALITY
Any horse with qualifying scores of 70 or higher in both the Conformation/Movement portion of the program and the Performance portion of the program will be awarded a Gold Medallion of Quality.
VERSATILITY MEDALLION OF HONOR
Versatility is a very important attribute of the Gypsy Vanner Horse. Because of this it is encouraged that Gypsy Vanners be trained in a variety of disciplines. The ultimate horse has good conformation, movement, and is a willing Gypsy Vanner Horse Society, 2014 partner in multiple riding disciplines and driving. Tests can be taken over aperiod of time as training and skill level develop. When a horse has received a Gold Medallion of Quality in all three performance tests, that horse will be presented with the Versatility Medallion of Honor.