NSW Horse of the Year - (HOTY) Rules
NSW STATE HOTY Revised Feb 2021.
Each club may nominate a maximum of 2 events which they must advertise as State HOTY events.
Each rider horse combination must compete at a minimum 3 State HOTY events to qualify for the competition. Points will be given from 1st to 10th for each grade
1st 10 points
2nd 9 points
3rd 8 points
4th 7 points
5th 6 point
6th 5 points
7th 4 points
8th 3 points
9th 2 points
10th 1 point
Each horse and rider may only compete in one grade for that year. Competition runs till the 30th November. Winners being announced in December.
In the event that a HOTY comp has to be cancelled the club must submit a new date the ANWE NSW for approval. Clubs to submit full results to ANWE NSW secretary asap after event , must have rider name horse name and and home club name.