The 2020 Good Hands Junior Exhibitor Final Open to Any Junior Exhibitor
Interested in Participating.
April 29, 2020 -- Mid-America Horse Show Association (MAHSA) announced that
qualification for The Good Hands Junior Exhibitor 2020 Final is now open to any
Junior Exhibitor interested in participating in the 2020 Final. The requirement to
achieve a certain placing in The Good Hands Final qualifying classes has been
removed for the 2020 year. Junior Exhibitor status is defined as exhibitors who
will not have reached their 18 th birthday by December 1 of this year.
MAHSA traditionally hosts The Good Hand National Finals at the Mane Event
Horse Show. The 2020 Mane Event Horse Show is scheduled for October 15-18
at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Illinois.
Mid-America Horse Show Association has been the proud owner of The Good
Hands Program since 2015. The Good Hands Finals originated in 1929 at the
National Horse Show held at Madison Square Garden in New York City making it
the oldest of the equitation finals.
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