Created for the purpose of promoting fairness, respect, and graciousness
in winning and losing, as well as providing experience for the
future leadership in the horse industry,
we are pleased to announce the
2021 GLBA Youth Equestrian Leadership Award In Honor of Clyde Pletcher.
- This award is open to youth age 8 to 18 (as of January 1, 2021), both IBHA / GLBA Youth members and Open Youth.
- Award recipients will be chosen after October 1, 2021 by vote of the GLBA board based on criteria decided by GLBA board. Awards presented are based on merit, not how well they place at shows.
- Awards will be handed out at the GLBA banquet in the fall of 2021.
- Award recipients will be awarded as follows: Minimum of $150 to the winning IBHA / GLBA Youth; Minimum of $100 to the winning Open Youth.
- There are no restrictions on how the funds are used by the award recipients, however, GLBA encourages the award recipients to use the funds toward horse-related activities or to further their show career.
- Click here for the application form and activity list.
- Questions? Contact Mary Pino, Youth Committee Chairperson.