NSBA Youth #DoingGoodInTheNeighborhood!

Rachel Kruchten
2019 NSBA Foundation Youth of the Year

Ride into the Future
Smart Points

NSBA rewards youth members for their participation in NSBA programs and encourages them to become lifelong learners through the Smart Points program.  Enrollment can occur at any time throughout the year.

 Each NSBA point that the youth rider earns in a Dual Approved or other designated youth class will earn a money value, including Novice youth and walk-trot classes. 

Click on the image above to learn more about the program. 

NSBA World Championship
2020 Youth Team Tournament 

NSBA will once again host a Youth Team Tournament at the 2020 NSBA World Championship Show. Held  in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the NSBA World Championship Show is August 7-16, 2020.

There is no entry fee and the Team Tournament is open to any youth.  Teams are drawn with each team member choosing two classes to count towards their team points. For complete details, watch for the NSBA Entry Booklet to come out in May, 2020. 


Youth of the Year Award

Apply HERE!
The NSBA Foundation sponsors an annual award developed to recognize volunteerism in our youth. If you know someone who goes above and beyond the call of duty to help others, than this award is designed for them.
Anyone can fill out the application and the award is open for any youth member of NSBA. The deadline for applications is May 1, 2020.

The winner will be recognized during NSBA's Annual NSBA Honors - A night that celebrates the 2020 Hall of Fame and Special  Award winners. The winner will also receive an NSBA jacket or vest.

Best of all, the NSBA Foundation will make a donation in the winner's name to a charity of their choosing.

If you know of someone deserving of this award, please fill out the application here

Youth Team Tournament at the 2020 NSBA World Championship Show - Details and Entry Information Available soon!

NSBA Youth Meeting - Congress - 2020

NSBA Youth met in Columbus, Ohio. They have big plans for 2020 including an NSBA Junior League Art Contest that will highlight the artistic talent of our NSBA Youth. 

Celebrating the season of Gratitude, NSBA Youth will be posting stories of gratitude during the Christmas break. Each day, another NSBA Youth member story of gratitude will be told. 

NSBA Youth are all about doing good in the neighborhoods in which they live, show and play. Stay tuned for news on the upcoming 2020 service projects at shows near you.  


General Membership Meeting 

Held annually at the  NSBA World Championship Show, the NSBA Youth elect officers each August in Tulsa, Oklahoma. 

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#DoingGoodInTheNeighborhood 

NSBA Youth are looking for member art to enter the NSBA Youth Art Contest. There will be three age divisions, 9 and under 10 -13 and 14 through 18. Four from each division will receive awards and be included in the calendar. In addition, the overall winner will be used on the cover.

Art maybe submitted on any  paper between the sizes of 9" X 12" up to 16" X 20".  Accepted mediums include any paint medium or drawn freehand with any drawing medium including colored markers .

Contest winners displayed during the NSBA World Championship Show, August 7-16, Tulsa, OK.

ART CONTEST LOCATIONS COMING SOON:
Cornhusker, Lincoln, NE

ANSBYA is looking for a few good youth to serve on the NSBYA board. If you are interested, be sure to fill out an interest form here and return to the NSBA office

NSBA Youth Officers

  • President:
  • Shelby Cochran
    Oxford, IA
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  • President Elect:
  • Steve Wheat
    Benton, LA
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  • Secretary:
  • Caroline Fredenburg
    Oxford, IN
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  • Treasurer:
  • Delaney Dickens
    Omaha, NE
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  • Reporter:
  • Jacqueline Potwora
    Eugene, OR
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  • Directors:
  • Millie Landon
    Pilot Point, TX
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  • Renee Conklin
    Hallsville, MO
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  • Kendalyn Herlocker
    Cedar Rapids, IA
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  • Past President:
    Ellexah Maxwell
    West Mansfield, OH
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NSBA Liaisons

  • Newsletter:
  • Stephanie Lynn/Elise Sheard
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  • Office:
  • Stephanie Lynn
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