GVHS Show Points Award Program
Near the beginning of each year the GVHS board of directors approves a list of recognized GVHS shows for the year.
These are the shows that will accumulate points for GVHS registered horses owned by GVHS members, and for GVHS youth Members. Additional shows may be approved and added throughout the year.
The following awards are presented annually:
High Point Gypsy Vanner Horse and Reserve High Point Gypsy Vanner Horse
High Point Performance Gypsy Vanner Horse and Reserve High Point Performance Gypsy Vanner Horse
High Point Halter Gypsy Vanner Horse and Reserve High Point Gypsy Vanner Horse
High Point Youth and Reserve High Point Youth
Points are assigned based on placement of first through 6th place. 1 point for 6th, 2 for 5th, 3 for 4th, 4 for 3rd, 5 for 2nd and 6 points for 1st place
in each class. ½ point is also given if there is only one entry in the class.
For a Champion award 5 points are given, and 3 points are given for Reserve Champion. Supreme Champion is given an additional 5
- Points are only given for classes at the approved shows.
- Points are only given for classes for purebred Gypsy Vanners (may include other Gypsy “types” Cob/Horse)
- Classes where the Gypsy Vanner is competing directly with another breed such as a class for Friesians/Gypsy Vanners/Drum Horses
all in the ring, does not qualify as a breed class for show points. This type of class should be submitted under the Vanner Advantage Program.