PHBA Changes Rule 5205 to allow for Show Lease


 5205. Ownership of Horse.

B. Leases. Horses under lease to, but not owned by, the contestant or his/her immediate family members (as defined in PHBA rules) are eligible for amateur events.

  1. The horse must be leased for a least a period of one year and the lease must be to an individual only.
  2. The lease must be recorded with PHBA on a Showing Lease form and submitted to PHBA prior to exhibiting the horse. EXCEPTION: The lease must be recorded with PHBA by March 1st of the current year should the horse be shown at the PHBA World Championship Show.
  3. The lessee must be responsible for all expenses relating to the horse.
  4. Only one lease covering a horse will be recognized at a time.