Dear Applicant for Australia's Greatest Horsewoman Challenge,
We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your interest in taking part in Australia's Greatest Horsewoman, proudly presented by The Australian Cowgirl Co..
This event is being held as the exclusive Main event at our 5 day Spectacular Australia's Greatest Horsewoman 17th - 21st April 2024. Australia's Greatest Horsewoman will have other showcase events such as The Cowgirl Up Challenge, Ladies Open Obstacle Challenge, Ladies Open Reining, Ladies Open Cutting, Ladies Cow Horse Open. Horsewoman's Touch Trainers Challenge, Event Clinics, Special Presentations and much more.
Australia's Greatest Horsewoman will be held over 4 days - Thursday 18th, Friday 19th, Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st April 2024
The Australia's Greatest Horsewoman event will consist of 3 Preliminary rounds being Reining(Thur), Cutting(Friday), Obstacle Challenge (Saturday) with a Top 10 Clean Slate Final Working Cow Horse & Ladies Fencework Finale and the Horsewoman's touch Colt Start will be all held on Sunday 21st April.
New in 2024 Rookie Class, The AGHW Rookie Class consists of the same 4 disciplines as Australia’s Greatest Horsewoman (Reining, Cutting, Obstacles & Fencework). The Rookie Class is a cumulative total score of all four disciplines with no clean slate final.
A Rookie Class participant is an individual who has not yet entered the Australia’s Greatest Horsewoman event. Furthermore, they must not have accumulated lifetime earnings or winnings exceeding $500 in any discipline.
The regulations and event protocols outlined in the Australian Cowgirl guidelines & rules are applicable to the Rookie Class.
Rookie Class offers Buckles, Ribbons and Prizes ( No Prize Money added to this class)
Please see below our online application form.
This premier event is one to challenge yourself and your horse, being requried to train in the 4 diciplines in the lead up to the big event.
We will also be holding a waitlist, if for some reason one of the chosen competitors cannot participate, we will call on the next person on our waitlist. You will be advised if you are on our waitlist.
The Prize pool is currently$25,000 in Cash and Prizes and growing. 1st Place Winner receives A Trophy Saddle, Buckle and Cash (TBA) .There will also be ribbons & buckles for all Go Round Winners, and a perpetual Trophy for the Winner of Australia's Greatest Horsewoman.
Applications Close 15th December 2023
As a selected competitor your entry fee will be $1400.00 Senior and $650 Junior, $650 Rookie (junior riders cannot enter Rookie) you will receive the following from us at The Australian Cowgirl
Individual promotion before and at the event (Bio and Image of you and your horse Provided by you)
Bio of yourself and your horse in the Event Program
Competitor Dinner - Saturday Evening.
The Australian Cowgirl Competitor Pack which includes
Exclusive Australia's Greatest Horsewoman Competitor T'Shirt
Australia's Greatest Horsewoman Competitor Cap
The Australian Cowgirl Tote Bag
Take Home Vinyl Back Number exclusive to the Australia's Greatest Horsewoman
Top Ten Finalist Take home vinyl back number.
One Competitor Access Pass
One Support Person 4 day Pass
Banner Advertising around Venue(provided by you)
Ladies Fence work Finale entry for those who do not make the top 10.
Should you wish to participate in Australia's Greatest Horsewoman please fill out the attached application
as soon as possible, once accepted you will receive your entry form and more information.
We look forward to receiving your application
The Australian Cowgirl Team
The Australian Cowgirl Co.
0411 322 230