All shows and competitions run or approved by the ECRRA are designed with classes and divisions for entry level competitors. Shows are open to horses of any breed/type.
All shows will offer the following classes with Divisions for different levels of riding:
- Ranch Horse In Hand, to be shown in a halter
- Ranch Pleasure, can be judged individually, or as a group on the rail
- Ranch Riding, 1 of 5 patterns as per AQHA rule book
- Ranch Trail, series of obstacles found on a farm or ranch
- Ranch Round Up, timed not judged