The American Buckskin Registry Association, Inc. holds its world championship show annually at the Built Ford Tough Complex, Tulsa Expo Square in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The 2021 show schedule is now online, with the show dates July 19-24, 2021. Exhibitors can move in on July 18.
Exhibitors from all over the U.S. and Canada compete in more than 200 classes in Open, Amateur, Ranch, and Youth divisions. Awards include ribbons to tenth place and champion and reserve champion trophy buckles for each class. High point award saddles are awarded to the show's High Point champions. Five sets of NSBA points are offered in 130 NSBA classes, with bronze trophies awarded to the NSBA champions.
Three NSBA point-earning futurity classes are also offered at the ABRA World Championship Show, each with $500.00 added.
• Two Year Old Snaffle Bit Western Pleasure
• Three Year Old Snaffle Bit Western Pleasure
• Four Year Old & Under Hunter Under Saddle
These NSBA-approved futurity classes are open to any ABRA- or Buckskin Bred-registered horse. Horses entered in any NSBA-approved futurity or stand-alone classes require NSBA membership for each horse owner and exhibitor.
Money-added classes include:
• Open Yearling Lone Line $2,000.00 added
• 2-Year Old Longe Line $1,000.00 added
Shopping is available through various vendors, and the general public can enjoy watching the show through the show's Livestream service.
Youth is a primary focus at the ABRA World Show competition with daily activities offered. In the Youth Judging Contest, individuals and teams competing in a full day of judging mock classes. Also featured is the Youth Junior/Senior Ambassador contest. Youth are given age-appropriate patterns to perform as part of the competition to win the chance to represent ABRA as an Ambassador. Each year, two youth are awarded a college scholarship and Youth Education Support (YES) Award.
The World Show offers NSBA members an opportunity to qualify for the 2022 NSBA World Championship Show at one show. ABRA members are able to conveniently enter the show and reserve stalls securely online on its website. Please visit www.americanbuckskin.com/abra-world-show for the complete 2021 schedule, entry and additional information.