How to participate in ILHA On-line Competitions

✓ Select the on-line show you would like to participate in (Click HERE to see the calendar of upcoming shows)
✓ Identify the class(es) you would like to show in
✓ Video you and your horse(s) completing the pattern for your class during the time frame the show is OPEN
✓ Upload your video to YouTube or Vimeo
 Register for the show and enter the class by submitting your video link during the designated time frame (you cannot upload your video you must submit a link to your video that is uploaded to Vimeo or YouTube)
✓ Your entries will be judged and you will be able to view your scores and the show results once the entire show has been judged (usually within 48 hours from when the show closes).
✓ Ribbons will be awarded and mailed out for 1st , 2nd , and 3rd place
✓ Points will be awarded to ALL participants




ILHA On-line (Virtual) Competitions are an opportunity for ILHA members to compete on a more frequent basis, showcase their horse(s) and gain professional feedback – all from the arena, paddock, round pen or field of their choice.

ILHA On-line Competitions are open to ALL ILHA Members.  All on-line classes are judged by one or more official ILHA judges depending on the class size and all competitors & horses that participate in any on-line competition will receive points that can be tracked for year-end placings and awards. 1st, 2nd and 3rd place competitors of each class will be mailed ribbons upon the completion of the show. 



All you need to compete is:

✓ A horse(s)
✓ An arena, paddock, round pen, or field to complete the pattern
✓ 4 cones set up to ILHA specifications (see video here)
✓ An I-phone, Ipad, video camera, or some type of recording device
✓ Access to the internet to upload your video to YouTube, or Vimeo (or another
video hosting platform of your choosing)
✓ An active ILHA Membership (ILHA shows are only open to ILHA members)
✓ A small one-time admin fee per show and $20 per class to enter


Benefits to competing on-line:

✓ Ability to show your horse from home or where ever you are
✓ Compete on your own time
✓ Only pay if you have a successful video of your pattern to enter
✓ Film your pattern as many times as you want and submit your horse’s best performance
✓ Save money!

✓ No traveling costs
✓ No stabling
✓ No accommodations
✓ No extra show fees
✓ No expensive show attire

✓ More opportunities to have fun with your Liberty horse(s)
✓ More opportunities to earn points with your Liberty horse(s)
✓ Opportunity to receive professional feedback on your horse(s)
✓ Earn recognition, prizes, placings, points, and awards without having to travel
✓ Opportunity to enter shows of your preferred size (private, regional,
✓ Opportunity to show with other ILHA members world wide


How To Film Your Pattern

This video show you how to set up your arena (or roundpen) and where to film from for filming an ILHA pattern to be judged in a virtual show.  

How To Upload Your Video Using YOUTUBE  

This video shows you step by step how to upload your video to YouTube and then how to get the correct link to submit your video for scoring in the ILHA Competitor Platform. 


How To Upload Your Video Using VIMEO

This video shows you step by step how to upload your video to Vimeo and then how to get the correct link to submit your video for scoring in the ILHA Competitor Platform.