Distance Nationals is heading back to Alanna & Gunnar Franks Ranch in Vinita, Oklahoma, from October 25-27.
The American Saddlebred Registry (ASR) has joined the growing list of AHA's partnered breeds, which include the Appaloosa Horse Club (ApHC), Paso Fino Horse Association (PFHA), Performance Shagya-Arabian Registry (PShR), American Morgan Horse Association (AMHA), and the Akhal-Teke Association of America (ATAA).
Along with all of the National Championships offered, there are multiple Open Owl Hoot Spook 25 Mile LD’s and 50 Mile rides along with an Open Owl Hoot Spook 100 Mile ride and an Open CTR. These open rides do not require qualifications or membership and are open to any breed.
The LD Challenge was added in 2018, and also is open to all breeds with no membership or qualification requirements. All LD riders will have a pulse down requirement of 60, which is new this year.
-- via AHA