Other Special Awards

  1. Best Group I Show of the Year The Award shall be determined by a vote of the CHJA General membership. The winner will receive the perpetual trophy at the Annual Awards Banquet.
  2. Best Group II Show of the Year The award shall be determined by a vote of the CHJA General membership. The winner will receive the perpetual trophy at the Annual Awards Banquet.
  3. Marvin W. Luttges CHJA Adult Amateur Sportsmanship Award This award is presented annually to the CHJA Adult Amateur who best exemplifies Marv’s attitude toward this sport he so loved. Recipients to be nominated by the membership and trainers with final selection to be made by the Board. The trophy was donated by Nancy Luttges.
  4. Lifetime Contribution Award Nominations are accepted form the membership with the final selection being made by the Board of Directors.
  5. Betty Weber Award Established by the Board of Directors to recognize an individual who has made sustained contributions to CHJA as an officer, board member, committee chair, committee member or event volunteer.
  6. Keiri Kaneps Professional Hunter Rider of the Year This award recognizes a professional hunter rider who exemplifies the integrity, horsemanship, and beautiful skills that made Keiri so special. Selection is made by the Board of Directors. The trophy was donated by Colorado Hunter Jumper Foundation and Friends of Keiri Kaneps.
  7. The Okay By Me high Point Thoroughbred Award Presented to the CHJA recorded thoroughbred earning the highest number of points in Group 1,2 and 3 Hunter and Jumper Classes. The winner will receive a perpetual trophy and a donation will be made to a thoroughbred organization to be chosen by the rider of the winning horse and Kristina McCombie. The trophy was donated by Kristina McCombie.
  8. The Grace Hillary Jean Horsemanship Award A perpetual trophy awarded annually to the CHJA Amateur, Junior, or Professional who demonstrates outstanding horse care on and off the show grounds. This individual always puts the horse first before competition goals and their efforts are recognized by their barn mates and horse show peers. Nominations are received from CHJA members, and the recipient is selected by the Board of Directors. The trophy was donated by Sarah Watson.