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GOLD BUCKLE SELECT HORSE FUTURITIES

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2017
Thursday, October 19th 8 a.m.

YEARLING FUTURITY:
Open to any 2016 foal sold through the NILE Gold Buckle Sale October 21, 2016.
Horses will be shown at halter as a group, then shown individually free of leadline in a round pen for 90 seconds. Horses will be judged on movement, training/manners, and conformation. Lame or unsound horses will be severely penalized.

SNAFFLE BIT TWO-YEAR-OLD FUTURITY:

Open to any horse born in 2015 that has been sold through the NILE Gold Buckle Select Horse Sale.
Horses will be shown in a snaffle bit and ridden two-handed. Legal snaffle bit and head gear will be as outlined in the AQHA rule book. Lame or unsound horses will be severely penalized. The futurity will be shown in three separate classes: Halter, Western Pleasure and Reining pattern. Horses will be shown in western stock saddle. Riders will show in western attire.

THREE-YEAR-OLD FUTURITY:

Open to any Weanling sold in the 2014 NILE Horse Sale, Yearlings sold in the 2015 NILE Horse Sale, or any Two-Year-Old sold in the 2016 NILE Horse Sale plus any Three-Year-Old that is sired by a sponsoring stallion that has been nominated. See Stallion Nomination Form for qualifications to nominate a stallion.

Horses will be shown in a snaffle bit and ridden two-handed. Legal snaffle bit and head gear will be as outlined in the AQHA rule book. Lame or unsound horses will be severely penalized. The futurity will be shown in two seperate parts: Horses will show first in a reining pattern (Pattern to be selected by NILE). Horses will then show working cattle. They will work individually boxing a cow at the end of the arena. Horses will be shown in western stock saddle. Riders will show in western attire.

FOUR-YEAR-OLD FUTURITY:
Open to any Weanling sold in the 2013 NILE Horse Sale, Yearlings sold in the 2014 NILE Horse Sale, any Two-Year-Old sold in the 2015 NILE Horse Sale, or any Three-Year-Old sold in the 2016 sale, plus any Four-Year-Old that is sired by a sponsoring stallion that has been nominated. See Stallion Nomination Form for qualifications to nominate a stallion. A Four-Year-Old horse consigned to the 2015 sale is also eligible. Horses will be shown in a snaffle bit and ridden two-handed or bit of choice and ridden one-handed. Legal snaffle bit and head gear will be as outlined in the AQHA rule book. Lame or unsound horses will be severely penalized. Horses will be shown in western stock saddle. Riders will show in western attire.
Horses in the in the Four-Year-Old futurity will show in two separate parts: Horses will show first in a reining pattern followed by working cattle, which includes roping. The reining pattern will be selected by NILE. Horses will work individually boxing a cow at the end of the arena, then taking the animal down the fence and making at least one turn each way on the fence. Next, the contestant shall rope and stop the animal, then return it to the catch pen. Two loop limit.

FIVE-YEAR-OLD FUTURITY:
Open to any Weanling sold in the 2012 NILE Horse Sale, Yearlings sold in the 2013 NILE Horse Sale, any Two-Year-Old sold in the 2014 NILE Horse Sale, any Three-Year-Old sold in the 2015 sale, any Four-Year-Old sold in the 2016 sale, plus any Five-Year-Old that is sired by a sponsoring stallion that has been nominated. See Stallion Nomination Form for qualifications to nominate a stallion. A Five-Year-Old horse consigned to the 2017 sale is also eligible.
Horses will be shown in a snaffle bit and ridden two-handed or bit of choice and ridden one-handed. Legal snaffle bit and head gear will be as outlined in the AQHA rule book. Lame or unsound horses will be severely penalized. Horses will be shown in western stock saddle. Riders will show in western attire.

Horses in the Five-Year-Old futurity will show in two separate parts: Horses will show first in a reining pattern followed by working cattle, which includes roping. The reining pattern will be selected by NILE. Horses will work individually boxing a cow at the end of the arena, then taking the animal down the fence and making at least one turn each way on the fence. Next, the contestant shall rope and stop the animal, then return it to the catch pen. Two loop limit.

NILE BARREL FUTURITY:
Tuesday, October 17th 4 p.m.

Open to any 3, 4, or 5 year old horse that was sold in through the NILE sales. Or is sired by a 2017 nominated stallion.

Ran in conjunction with Running the Rims Barrel Race If entered in both, run once. Run in the futurity section, time carries over to Running the Rims time. 2D Format.

Exhibition Runs 12 noon. Futurity Barrel Race starts at 4 p.m.


Refunds
Absolutely no refunds. Any owner not making all payments on time or not participating in the futurity events will forfeit all money paid in. Horses will be shown at halter as a group then shown individually free of leadline in a round pen for approximately 90 seconds. Horses will be judged on movement, training/manners, and conformation. Lame or unsound horses will be severely penalized.

2017 Sale Discount:
Any horse entered and showing in this futurity can be entered in the 2017 NILE Gold Buckle Select Horse Sale at a reduced consignment fee of $75. The horse must be entered on a regular consignment form, which must be received at the NILE office on or before the entry deadline of all sale consignments.

Purse Breakdown:
First - 35%; Second - 25%; Third - 17%; Fourth - 10%; Fifth - 8%; Sixth - 5%

Breeder/Owner Purse Split:
The breeder or consignor of the horse (at 2015 sale) will receive 25% of the winnings. The owner of record at futurity time will be paid the balance. Eligibility will remain with the horse regardless of changes in ownership in the interim. If there are not enough eligible entries competing in the futurities to use all placings as outlined in the purse breakdown, the money not used will revert back.

Payment Schedule:
Prepaid before 2016 sale by consignor $100
Paid at 2016 sale by buyer $100
Paid before April 1, 2017 $130
Paid April 2 - September 1, 2017 $150
Late Fee--After September 1 $250

Nominating a Stallion

Any foal sired by a nominated stallion would be eligible to enter the Three-Year-Old Futurity, Four-Year-Old Futurity, Five-Year-Old Futurity or Barrel Futurity, even if it did not go through a NILE Horse Sale.

Copy of registration certificate must accompany entry form.

Nomination fee of $250 due August 15. Late fee of $300.

All money paid to nominate stallions will be added back into the futurity purse(s) for which the stallion was nominated, minus a $40 office charge per nomination.

Stallion Owner/Horse Owner Purse Split: The owner of the stallion will receive 25% of any futurity winnings. Eligibility will remain with the horse regardless of changes in ownership in the interim. Stallion must be nominated each year.

Nominated stallions get 1/4-page advertisement in Horse Sale Catalog. Ads must be turned into NILE by August 15.

Absolutely NO refunds. Any owner not making all payments on time or not participating in the futurity events will forfeit all money paid in. Any rules or methods of conducting the futurity not covered in this form will be determined by NILE officials.

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2016 Results

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Yearling Futurity
1. CC FRENCH BAR GUY owned by Lance & Becky Bateman bred by Clint Casterline
2. MISS SPARK N EASY owned by Davis Quarter Horses bred by Terry Somers
3. MASQUED MERCEDES owned by Laurie Marcotta bred by Brenda & Mel Flottmeyer
4. RD DOCS DIAMOND PAGE owned by Lance & Becky Bateman bred by Rafter Diamond Quarter Horses
5. GUNNERS AGED WHISKEY owned by Megan Mansfield-Spencer bred by Vicky & Will Crofutt
6. SHESA HOT REDHEAD owned by Chelsea Sams bred by Doug Torgenson

Two-Year-Old Snaffle Bit Futurity
1. MASQUED IN CHROME owned by Lance & Becky Bateman bred by Brenda & Mel Flottmeyer
2. PADDYS SPIRIT DE PEPPY owned and bred by Valley Sian
3. CATS COWBOY CAKE owned and bred by Jodi Dix
4. SMART LIL SMOKIN GUN owned by Paint Rock Enterprises bred by L4 Quarter Horses
5. RED RUSH owned by CT Ripley bred by Lyle Albrecht & Carmen Kinchloe
6. ZANS SHOTGUN GAL owned by LaVonne Mothershead bred by Ashley Quarter Horses

Three-Year-Old Futurity
1. MS SMOOTH N SUGAR owned by LaVonne Westland bred by Borderview Ranch out of the nominated stallion PEPPYS SMOOTH CAT
2. THE RES SMOOTH CAT owned by Allen Munger bred by Borderview Ranch out of the nominated stallion PEPPYS SMOOTH CAT
3. HQH IKES DOUBLE DOWN owned by Bow & Arrow Ranch bred by Barbra Campbell
4. NU CHIC PLEASE owned by Amy Dellera bred by Annette Marler
5. GOLD CHEXINIC owned by Ben & Pam Swanke bred by Matt & Sarah Noyes
6. MR BOON BAR N'STAR owned by Borderview Bell Ranch bred by Justin & Kristy Myhre out of the nominated stallion SAGEWOOD STAR

Four-Year-Old Futurity
1. QUE LENA PLAYGUN owned by Ryan & Julie Mantei bred by Fink Quarter Horses out of the nominated stallion DMAC FIREPLUG
2. IRISH WIZZARD owned and bred by Valley Sian
3. DNS ALL OAK HEART owned and bred by D + S Cattle Co.
4. DIAMONDS MISS 049 owned by Randi Jo Klind bred by Allen Munger out of the nominated stallion LW PLAYGUNS DIAMOND
5. COLONELS STYLISH JET owned by Josey Uphaus bred by Allen Munger out of the nominated stallion Playin Four Sixes
6. SMART SMOKIN PLAYGUN owned by Rylee Anderson bred by L4 Quarter Horses

Five-Year-Old Futurity
1. CATTY JAY owned by Allen Munger bred by Borderview Ranch out of the nominated stallion REY JAY BOON
2. LECTRIC REY JAY BOON owned by Stacey Ogren bred by Borderview Ranch out of the nominated stallion REY JAY BOON
3. LUCKY POCO PEPTO owned by Ben Noyes bred by Ryan & Alysha Engle
4. INWHIZABLE SPARKIN owned by Ben Noyes bred by Peak Performance Horses LLP

Barrel Futurity
1. INWHIZABLE SPARKIN owned by Ben Noyes bred by Peak Performance Horses LLP
2. LUCKY POCO PEPTO owned by Ben Noyes bred by Ryan & Alysha Engle
3. SD THE BEST SMOKE owned by Candy Christoferson bred by Katie Breckenridge out of the nominated stallion SMOKEN DARLING

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