As we have more horse competing the Committee decided that in future we would award three prizes in each Halter Championship.
The three Best in Show halter divisions – Novice, Amateur and Experienced Amateur will win the following :
All first and second places will come forward for the championship and be judged according to the Standard ECAHO method with a modification
Each judge nominates his choice for gold silver and bronze medals together at the same time using points.
The Champion Gold medal winner is selected from amongst the horses placed first in their class.
The Silver and Bronze medal winners will be selected at the same time from all other horses that have qualified for the Championship.
Points will be given to the nominated horses as follows:
A horse nominated by a judge for Gold Medal will receive 4 points
A horse nominated by a judge for Silver Medal will receive 2 points
A horse nominated by a judge for Bronze Medal will receive 1 point
The Gold Medal will be awarded to the horse with the most votes for Gold Medal Champion. In case of an equal amount of vote for Gold Medal Champion, the Gold Medal will be awarded to the horse with the highest number of championships points.
From the remaining horses:
The Silver Medal will be awarded to the horse with the highest number of championship points.
The Bronze Medal will be awarded to the horse with the 2nd highest number of championship points.
In the case of a tie, the HIghest Score for Harmony will win.