Newsletter- JH

Golf Carts will be available for rental again this year. Call (478)-472-8565 to reserve.

T-shirts MUST be advance ordered;

  • Mail form to AL

ENTRY FEES - Fees for each event will be $30.00 per round, $60 total. $10.00 of the $60.00 will be placed in a jackpot. Jackpot will be split and paid on each round. Awards will be given on the average.There is a $20.00 grounds fee for each contestant entered; this covers both rodeos. Entry fees must be received by AL secretary by October 7th.

CHURCH SERVICE – There will be a church service held on Sunday morning at 8:00 am at the arena.

GRAND ENTRY – We will have a grand entry at all performances. The themes for the grand entries will be posted on the GHSRA website. Please bring something appropriate for these grand entries. Sponsor Flags, Princesses, and States will be presented at each Grand Entry.

NO air horns are allowed in the arena.

SPECIAL GROUND RULES

1. Thirty (30) second time limits will be in effect for all times events.

2. In all roping events, the one loop rule will be in effect.

3. Western attire is required for contestants at all times in the arena along with your back number.

AWARDS – Buckles will be given to the average winner of each event and jackets to the All Around Cowboy and All Around Cowgirl. In case of a tie, awards will be duplicated for winners.

JACKPOTJackpot will be paid on each go. The money for the first go will be ready to pick up 1 hour after the 1st go is completed. The money for the second go will be ready to pick up within 30 minutes of the event completing. If you are not going to be present on Sunday afternoon, we can mail your money to you or send it via your State designee.

HORSE STALLS – There are over 600 covered horse stalls. Stalls are on concrete and shavings are NOT provided so plan accordingly. Shavings are for sale at the Fairgrounds or you may bring your own. EACH CONTESTANT MUST PUT THEIR HORSE OR HORSES IN A STALL WITH ONLY ONE HORSE PER STALL. NO HORSES CAN BE TIED TO TRAILERS AND NO PENS CAN BE SET UP AT TRAILERS. THIS IS AN AGRICENTER RULE. The cost is $55.00 per stall for the weekend in advance and needs to be pre ordered on the form attached. We will assign stalls according to the reservations and group each state together. Stalls will be $75.00 at the rodeo. Stall fees will not be refunded without a Vet or medical excuse. Stall forms & money mailed with entry fees to Alabama State Secretary

RV HOOK-UPS – There is plenty of campsites with full hook-up. Arrange for any campsites directly with the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter to make your reservations. Your reservation can be made by calling 1-478-988-6557 or through their website, www.gnfa.com. Cost is $35.00 per night. No generators are allowed per Agricenter rules.

You not be permitted admittance to the fairgrounds before 12:00 noon. Friday, November 8th.

The Agricenter has a security gate with personnel on duty 24 hours. In an emergency you can call 1-478-988-6557. They are there only for assistance and have no connections with the rodeo.

HORSE HEALTH PAPERS – Be sure you have a NEGATIVE COGGINS on your horse. Also, check with your state regarding health papers required when crossing state lines, to and from the rodeo.

HOST HOTEL – Travel Lodge in Perry, GA 478-988-1191. Room rate if $59.95 and must ask for Georgia High School Rodeo Rate.