MSHA Supports the continued breeding of quality American Saddlebreds by conducting the Minnesota Futurity Program.  

2020 Nominations

We are excited to share a wonderful opportunity for you to nominate and show your American Saddlebred weanling in Minnesota’s Open and/or Amateur futurity classes. If you have previously nominated weanlings that are now yearlings or two-year-olds, they can also be nominated again for their corresponding age division. Futurity information, rules, and nomination forms are linked below.


*Deadline for Nomination Extended to August 1st, 2020

*A rule change for Amateur Weanling and Yearling Futurity classes; horses  may now show shod


THIS YEAR ONLY: These classes will be held at the Iowa Fall Classic horse show (Sept. 11-13, 2020 in Cedar Rapids, IA) to best accommodate our participants. Futurity classes will again be held at the Minnesota Futurity Horse Show in 2021, back in Winona, MN.  

September Update!

We are thrilled to offer Show Horse Blasts to our 2020 Futurity winners this year. Thank you to Show Horse Blast for the generous donation of these awards.

The Show Horse Blast is an e-mail advertising service that sends advertisements to the entire International Show Horse Blast Community, reaching thousands.

Reach out with any questions!



Courtney Ledo Green | 651.307.6536

Rules Open Futurity


2020 Futurity Letter


2020 Futurity Nomination Form


2020 Rules Amateur