Eligibility

The following provides a guide on measuring you and your horses's eligibility to participate in the 2021 Tom Quilty.

Please email event secretary (Jane Radny) at westcoastarabians@bigpond.com with any queries regarding eligibility.

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Horse Eligibility

Rider

Riders must have completed the following requirements to be eligible to participate in the 2021 Tom Quilty:

  • Be 12 years or older on 1 October 2021

  • Be a financial member of division association of AERA

  • Have completed a minimum of 2x intermediate rides and 3x 80km+ rides

  • Have completed a minimum of 1x 160km in 24 hour event

  • Be 18 years or older on 1 October 2021 if riding a stallion

Horse

Horses must have completed the following requirements to be eligible to participate in the 2021 Tom Quilty:

  • Be 6 years or older

  • Be showing a full mouth of permanent teeth erupted and have permanent incisors in wear 

  • Have completed at least 3x 80km+ rides

  • Have completed an 80km+ ride after September 2020

  • Have a yellow log book

  • Have entered its first 80km ride at least 90 days before 1 October 2021

 

International Rider

  • The qualifications of all International riders are to be verified prior to the entry being accepted by the Quilty Committee. You will be asked to provide a letter of no objection from your national federation and also proof of rides done, including a 160 km

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International Riders must meet the requirements of AERA General Rules (S1), Section 32, International Rider and 15 (a) (ii) and (ii) and 15 (c) above.
c. International competitors that are not a member of a DA must become a “day member” for the event, pay the appropriate day membership fee and sign the appropriate paperwork for insurance requirements.