The TAKE2 Second Career Thoroughbred Program Inc. and Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) want to help young riders get started on the path to their first careers, through the new TAKE2 Junior Rider Award, sponsored by TCA. The Award is open to all Junior Riders competing on Thoroughbreds in TAKE2-affiliated Hunter and Jumper classes nationwide. Riders must register to be eligible, and can only earn points on one horse per season. Points will be accumulated in the TAKE2 classes, with the overall winner receiving a $1,000 scholarship grant to the institute of higher learning of their choice. The top five junior riders in each division will receive TAKE2/TCA saddle pads. Registration is free.
The Qualifying Period for the 2018 Season is
Dec. 1, 2017 – Aug. 26, 2018.