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2020 NBHA World Championships

Oct 24 - Oct 31

2020 NBHA Open & Senior World Championship
October 24-31, 2020
Georgia National Fairgrounds | 401 Larry Walker Parkway, Perry, GA 31069

Draw and Stall Assignment Now Posted Here

Full Downloadable Schedule Available Here

Pre-draw: Entries must be received online or postmarked by September 28
Entries received after September 28 will be included in the Add-on Draw
Add-on Draw: Online entries close at 5:00 PM EST on Friday October 9

****$53,000 Added Money*****

Open: $45,000 ADDED | Senior: $2,500 ADDED | Sweepstakes: $2,000 ADDED | Super Senior: $500
Oxy-gen Youth Side Pot: $250 ADDED | Troxel Helmet Side Pot: $250 ADDED
Triple Crown Redemption Round: $2,500

4-Star Trailers to Open and Senior 1D World Champions
4-Star Bonus Bucks to 2D – 5D Champions | All Finalists receive a Gist Silversmith Buckle
10 Alamo Saddlery Trophy Saddles | Prizes in all Divisions


NEW: More Ways to Win in 2020!

Triple Crown Redemption Round
All 2020 World Championship Open contestants who did not qualify for the Open World Championship Finals in Round 1 or 2 will have the opportunity to enter the Triple Crown Redemption Round with $2,500 ADDED and a $55 entry fee. You may sign up for the Triple Crown Redemption Round onsite, after the completion of Round 2. The Triple Crown Redemption Round will be held on Saturday morning before the Open Short Go Finals on October 31, 2020. Each D winner from that race will immediately advance to the Open Short Go Finals, where they will run for their share of the $45,000 ADDED.

Oxy-gen Youth Side Pot and Troxel Helmet Side Pot: $250 ADDED in each Side Pot
Enter the Youth and/or helmet side pot. These two new side pots are offered in Round 1 and 2 in the Open Division with $125 ADDED to each round. Side pots may be added to your entry onsite during check in. Youth side pot riders must be 18 years and under day of race. Riders may wear any brand of helmet in the Troxel Helmet Side Pot. All side pots are $25 each.

Breathe Easy Bonus from Flair Equine Nasal Strips
All D winners, wearing a Flair Strip in the Open and Senior Division Finals will receive a $100 bonus from Flair Equine Nasal Strips. To qualify for the Breathe Easy Bonus finalists must be wearing a Flair Strip during their Short-go run.


Tentative Working Schedule – Subject to Change

Below is a working schedule to help you plan your trip to Perry. A detailed scheduled will be released closer to the event.

  • Friday October 23: Vendor move in | 8 AM to 5 PM
  • Saturday October 24: Gates Open for vendors and contestants
  • Sunday October 25: Cowboy Church | Exhibitions | Super Senior
  • Monday October 26: Sweepstakes
  • Tuesday October 27: Senior 1st Go | Open 1st Go
  • Wednesday October 28: Open 1st Go Continued | Trick or Trot | Games
  • Thursday October 29: Senior 2nd Go| Open 2nd Go
  • Friday October 30: Open 2nd Go Continued | Senior Finals
  • Saturday October 31: Triple Crown Redemption Round | Open Finals

Enter Online or by Mail:

Show Information:

  • 5D Format in all races
  • Sweepstakes – A 5D barrel race open to all NBHA World qualifiers
  • You can the Sweepstakes anytime up until the first horse runs
  • Senior (50 and over day of race) and Super Senior (60 and over day of race) are stand-alone races
  • You can enter the Super Senior at anytime up until the first horse runs
  • Exhibitions available – Reserve and pay at the show office onsite
  • Armbands required for arena entry: One armband per competition horse included in entry
  • Additional armbands available for purchase
  • Horse substitutions allowed. Rider substitutions are not permitted.
  • Detailed schedule released shortly
  • 12-month Negative Coggins required
  • RV Hookups: 478.987.3247 | gnfa.com/rv-reservations
  • See a map and get directions to the fairgrounds here
  • Show Information: 706.823.3728 | Fax 706.823.3790
  • Reserve golf carts by calling: 478.472.8565
  • Vendor Information- Paul Stanley: 904.673.0844
  • Stall matt rental information available here