High Point Qualifications

AVA National Horse High Point Award

General Rules

National and Regional Horse High Point awards are based strictly own the placings the vaulter achieves at an AVA recognized competition. The following guidelines apply to the Horse High Point awards; points are earned at all AVA recognized competitions and in recognized AVA divisions.



  • Vaulter must be an AVA member in good standing when points are earned
  • Horse must be registered with AVA when points are earned
  • Points may be earned with one or more vaulter in a multiple of AVA divisions

Recording points

  • Any points earned at an AVA recognized competition for the official AVA year will be used.
  • Points are awarded by number of vaulters in a class; ie Silver
    • compulsories round 1 – three vaulters in the class
      • 1st place horse will be awarded 3 points
      • 2nd place = 2
      • 3rd place = 1
  • Points are awarded up to 15 placings
  • Competition points can be viewed on the AVA website
  • Errors found in reporting of points can be sent to the Horse High Point secretary within 30 days of the competition


Horse High Point awards will be awarded at the AVA annual convention for the previous competition year.

Awards are:

  • AVA National Division Horse High Point
  • AVA Overall Region Horse High Point
  • AVA National Horse High Point – Perpetual Trophy

Please contact Julie Divita if you have any questions.