Pony of the Year

This annual award honors the top pony or horse showing the halter, driving and performance division. Congratulations to all who have received this prestigious award.

Winners are announced during the Annual Convention each year.

2019 Pony of the Year Awards

Classic Halter:  RHA MISTER KING COBRA

Classic Driving:  LITTLE KINGS IN DESCRIBABLE

Classic Performance:   JHK DESIGNER CANDY CRUSH

Foundation Halter:  ERL ROCKING THE OZARK WALL
 
Foundation Driving:  ERL ROCKING THE OZARK WALL

Modern Halter:  CORNERSTONES' VALIANT ADDITUDE

Modern Driving:  WILK. GREAT REWARD

Modern Performance:  ROAD TRIP

Modern Pleasure Halter:  ERL CAPITAL GAINS

Modern Pleasure Driving:  BRIARWOOD KENTUCKY CHROME

ASPR Halter:  IC TIME TO EXPLODE

ASPR Driving:  HEVENLY CREATION

ASPR Performance:  HEARTLAND AMERICAN GIRL

NSPPR Halter:  JK HEZA FLASHY DUDE

NSPPR Performance:  JK SMOKEY JOE

CONGRATULATIONS! A presentation of these awards will be made during the 2020 National Convention in St. Charles, Missouri. 

 

 




2018 Pony of the Year
2017 Pony of the Year
2016 Pony of the Year

2015 Pony of the Year
2014 Pony of the Year
2013 Pony of the Year
2012 Pony of the Year
2011 Pony of the Year
2010 Horses and Ponies of the Year

How the Award is Determined

When Hall of Fame results are tabulated up to and including the entire year (Dec. 1st thru Nov. 30th), horses and ponies are awarded points in the same method as Hall of Fame point system and given in the following categories:

Halter Horse: "A" and "B" Division
Halter Pony: Modern, Modern Pleasure, Classic, Foundation, Show Pony and National Sport Performance Pony. (HOF points earned from the appropriate Age Class, Secondary Championship in Hand, Grand Championship in Hand, and Reserve Grand Championship In Hand).

Driving Horse: "A" and "B" Division
Driving Pony: Modern Modern Pleasure, Classic, Foundation, SHow Pony and National Sport Perfromance Pony. (HOF points earned in one preliminary class in addition to the Stake class that the horse or pony participated in).

Performance Horse: "A" and "B" Division
Performance Pony: Modern, Modern Pleasure, Classic, Foundation, Show Pony and National Sport Performance Pony. (HOF points earned through participation in Hunter, Jumper, Obstacle, Liberty, and Versatility).

If a horse has shown in more than two shows in the Over Division - and has also shown in the Under Division (doesn't matter how many shows), all points are to be moved to the Over Division. Horse must have shown in sanctioned/pointed classes at a show or show does not count toward HOY or POY.

If a horse has shown in Under and Over Division, but two or less times as an Over, the Over Division points are added to the Under Division points. Horse must have shown in sanctioned/pointed classes at a show or show does not count toward HOY or POY