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2021 NBHA Great Lakes Super Show

May 28 - May 30

Gordyville USA Arena, 2205 CR 3000 N, Gifford, IL 61847

$10,000 Added Money | 40 Wild Cards to Open, Youth & Senior | WPRA Approved
4 Alamo Saddles to Open Average* D Winners plus awards to 2nd and 3rd
Youth & Senior Awards to Top 3 in each D Saturday

*Average based on all three days in the Open.

Future Fortunes: $10,000 Bonus Money. Copy of horse papers and Future Fortune Entry form must be included with NBHA entry. 

Enter Online Here at

  • 12 Month Negative Coggins Required
  • Stalls open Thursday, May 27
  • Host Hotel: Holiday Inn Express | 217.892.9100
  • RV Reservations: Call 217.568.7117 to Reserve | $30/night | Limited.
  • COVID Release Form must be signed upon arrival
  • No extra spectators, only participants & family permitted
  • Full western dress code required

Tentative Schedule:

Friday May 28

9 a.m. | Check in
8 a.m – 2 p.m. | Exhibitions pre-sold on
3 p.m. | Race 1

Saturday May 29

8 a.m – 10 a.m. | Exhibitions pre-sold on
11 a.m** | Race 2 | Youth | Senior **New Start Time**

Sunday May 30

9 a.m. | Race 3


  1. NBHA dress code enforced
  2. Must be an NBHA member
  3. No rider substitutions
  4. Horse substitutions ALLOWED
  5. Vet out deadline Wednesday 5 pm EST week of show.
  6. Returned Check fee is $35
  7. Late Fee for mailed entries postmarked after May 14th is $25.
  8. Full western dress code required per rulebook
  9. Hat fines for hats lost in arena apply, $10 each

Entry Information:

  • Enter online beginning February 1.
  • Mail in entries must be postmarked by May. 14th to avoid late fee and be in pre-draw.
  • Late Fee $25 – waived for online entries taken at any time.
  • Online entries available at until midnight EST on May 23rd to be in pre-draw or choose add on draw.
  • Pre-draw available Monday, May 24th.
  • Online entries will re-open Tuesday, May 25th for add-on draw.
  • All entries (on-site and online) will cut-off for 1st add-on draw at the first big drag in each event.
  • Final add-on draw closes at the start of the last big drag, or the last drawn rider, whichever comes first, in each event.
  • Riders are responsible to enter early enough to allow for splits of multiple horses.
  • Exhibitions will be pre-sold online at in 50 minute time slots. Any remaining exhibitions may be purchased onsite.

Sidepots offered:

  • Youth – Friday and Sunday Only
  • Senior – Friday and Sunday Only
  • Prime – All three days (All ages between youth & senior)
  • Helmet – All three days (For those who wear a helmet in the Open)

Stall/Parking/RV Info:

  • Onsite stalls available for $65. Includes two bags of shavings.
  • Stalls are purchased with online entry or paper entry, or on-site at the registration desk.
  • All horses attending show must either have a purchased weekend stall or a day stall at $25/horse/day, per facility rules.
  • RV Reservations: Call 217-568-7117 to Reserve. $30/night. Limited.


Gordyville LLC
2205 County Rd 3000 N
Gifford, IL 61847 United States


Official NBHA
(706) 722-7223