ENTRIES CLOSE NOVEMBER 15 1. This competition is held under the direct supervision of the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show and is approved by the Pony of the Americas Club, Inc. and the Texas Pony of the Americas Club for points. 2. Eligibility. All ponies must be registered with the Pony of the Americas Club, Inc. All ponies will be shown and judged in accordance with the rules of the Pony of the Americas Club, Inc. A PHOTOCOPY OF EACH HORSE’S REGISTRATION PAPERS (FRONT AND BACK) MUST ACCOMPANY EACH ENTRY. Note: Entries sent without these papers will not be accepted and will be returned to the exhibitor. This applies to all divisions of the Pony of the Americas Show. Entry applications must be filled out completely. Ponies must be entered and shown under the name of the owner as recorded with the Pony of the Americas Club, Inc. at the time of entry. For change of ownership, see General Rule 9, Page 77. 3. Membership . All exhibitors must be a member of the Pony of Americas Club, Inc. 4. All exhibitors must be a member of Texas POAC to be eligible for Club High Point Awards. 5. Ponies will be measured starting at 3 p.m., Monday, January 27. Ponies must be measured in before showing. 6. Show Fee. A $60 show fee is required for each horse entered. Late entries must pay a show fee of $80. No entries accepted after December 30. Entries must be submitted on entry applications obtained from the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show or from our website fwssr.com. Entry fee $8 per class for Halter and Performance classes. 7. Stall Fee. Refer to General Rule 4, Page 76. 8. Substitutions – Added Classes. Refer to General Rules 9 and 10, Page 77. 9. Arrival and Release. POA ponies may arrive on show grounds Monday, January 27. No animal will be allowed on the show grounds without proper receipt of entry. Horses will be released 12. High Point Awards will be determined by one (1) pony, one (1) rider. Each horse and rider combination must have a separate back number. If sharing pony, point designation sheets should be completed before show, except leadline pleasure and leadline trail. Rider getting points must ride first. EQUINE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM T he Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show will be awarding a $4,000 scholarship to the High Point Youth exhibitor, ages 14 to 18, and a $2,000 scholarship to the Reserve High Point Youth exhibitor, ages 14 to 18. To be eligible for High Point Youth Scholarship awards, youth exhibitors must show in halter and three (3) additional performance events. Showmanship classes will be considered performance events and count towards points. after completion of judging. Refer to General Rule 26, Page 79. 10. Parking Permits. Refer to General Rule 28, Page 79. 11. Ground Passes. Refer to General Rule 27, Page 79.