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The AWS offers a comprehensive awards program in many of the Equestrian Sports. These awards are intended to recognize and promote American Warmbloods at every level, and in many divisions for AWS supported sports. The AWS annual Awards Programs recognizes hundreds of horses and their owners in all of our sports as well as local inspections. Please join us in celebrating the accomplishments of these outstanding American Warmbloods.
2012 SIRE OF THE YEAR
PIK RAVENCLAW /*/ / / */ /
Proudly owned by Nancy Roth, New Haven, MO
Pik Ravenclaw has proven himself to be a solid competitior in his own right competing in Hunters as well as eventing, and is also proving his legacy as a sire with an average foal score of 78.64%
5-Star Recognition Program
The 5-Star Recognition program is for the most talented registered, nominated or recorded sport horses / ponies in both the Main Book and the Elite Book. These horses and ponies can earn up to 5 Stars following their name to recognize their superior qualities and talents. These accumulated stars can be earned in any order, always following the name of the horse or pony (i.e., American Promise /*/*/ /*/ /). The stars represent the following achievements:
* 1st Star - Inspection or In-Hand Classes /*/ / / / /
The horse or sport pony must obtain a 75% as an overall score at a recognized USEF Sport Horse In-Hand (unrestricted breed) class, or 75% at a recognized sport horse Inspection with no score of five (5) or less.
* 2nd Star - Regional or National wins / /*/ / / /
The horse or pony must be the AWS Regional Champion for USDFBC In-Hand Final or AWS Dressage Regional Championship or AWS Eventing Area Championship - or - place AWS - 1st - 3rd nationally.
* 3rd Star - High Performance / / /*/ / /
The horse or sport pony must complete one of the following:
•Compete at the USEF National Young Horse Championship Finals in AWS recognized sports. •Obtain at least five 60% or higher scores (or equivalency) from at least three different competitions at the FEI Level.
* 4th Star - Offspring Scores / / / /*/ /
Requirements same as 1st Star above for:
•Stallions – with at least seven (7) registered AWS offspring. •Mares – with at least three (3) registered AWS offspring.
* 5th Star - Offspring Performance / / / / /*/
Requirements same as 3rd Star above for:
•Stallions - At least seven (7) registered AWS offspring. •Mares – At least three (3) registered AWS offspring. 5-Star program is required for all Approved for Breeding stallions and mares. DRESSAGE HORSE OF THE YEAR DREAMCATCHER ELITE /*/*/*/*/* / Proudly owned by Jill Geise, Dreamcatcher Meadows Ventures, BC.
Dreamcatcher scored an impressive average of 65.395% at FEI levels.She was also awarded Dam of the Year in 2011 for her outstanding production record
2011 AMATEUR HORSE OF THE YEAR
2011 VINTAGE HORSE OF THE YEAR
Proudly owned by Shelly Schoenfeld, Ridden my Cecilia Cox.
With an average of 66.290% Donnabella and Marcia have captured the Amateur and Vintage Horse of the Year Awards