California High School Rodeo Association
District 2
Proudly representing the beautiful Northern California coastal counties of
Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino, Lake, Sonoma, Marin and Napa.
2016-2018 NHSRA Rulebook (click here)

In addition to the National rulebook, the C.H.S.R.A. Policy Manual and the C.H.S.R.A. by-laws, "District 2" has additional requirements and rules for members to be considered in good standing.
1. Absolutely no late entries will be accepted. An entry is considered late if not postmarked (*submitted) before or on the deadline date. (*based on online entries happening in 18-19 year)

2. Membership applications will be accepted year round; however must be received and approved by the State Secretary before competing in any rodeo. Membership applications MUST be received by District Membership Secretary 2 weeks PRIOR to rodeo the member wants to enter.

3. Any returned check, if not cleared by entry deadline for the following rodeo, will result in becoming a member in bad standings, and the member will not be allowed to compete in the next rodeo. 1st returned check puts member on a C.O.D. basis, to begin immediately.

4. Mandatory attendance at All membership meetings and Grand Entries at each rodeo unless excused by the President, Rodeo Secretary or Arena Director.

5. There will be a mandatory viewing of the safety video before the first performance on Saturday of the first rodeo. Set-ups must view video on Sunday morning prior to the rodeo. NO VIEW-NO RODEO-NO EXCEPTIONS.

6. Each member will be responsible for raising $150 JHD, $250 HS in donations and/or sponsorships for District 2 by means of District 2 approved programs. All donations are due by the February rodeo.

7. Each High School member must raise an additional $50.00 for the District 2 scholarship program by collecting business cards with donations. These business cards are due by the November rodeo and will be a part of our program for the year.

8. Parents are required to fulfill their called upon work details.

9. Every contestant will have jackpot, trash, raffle ticket sales, and misc. arena duties throughout the season. 10. Associate members must be at least age 10.

11. Member MUST be present to vote on any district matters.

12. A parent, guardian or appointed supervisor must be on site while member is competing.

13. No overnight camping under the age of 18 without parent, guardian or appointed supervisor.

14. Vet out, Med out, Draw outs, etc. DRAWING OUT OF A RODEO: if you cannot attend a rodeo that you have entered, you must draw out no later than Wednesday before the rodeo in order to receive a refund or have your fees rolled to the next entered rodeo. No money will be refunded past that.

15. A contestant must be in good standing and must compete in 1/2 plus one rodeo offered (sanctioned) by the district in any event to be eligible to receive year-end awards in that event. In the event of a medical release or vet release, the District Executive Board may waive the rodeos.

16. Event directors will be responsible for equipment as follows:
a. Pole Director- hauls poles to rodeos.
b. Barrel Director- hauls barrels to rodeos.
c. Goat Director- finds, maintains, and hauls goats to each rodeo, as per size parameters;
d. Timed Event director- will haul all roping box equipment to rodeos.
e. Student and Adult directors will discuss who is to be responsible.

17. The District 2 Governing Board will be comprised of the following:
a. Primary (Executive) Board- President, Vice President, 2 Secretaries (Rodeo and Membership), Treasurer, and Arena Director;
b. Secondary (General) Board- Executive Board, plus All HS and JHD Adult Event Directors, 2 Student Presidents (HS and JHD), Queen, and 3 Adult State Reps (HS 1st and 2nd year, JHD)
c. General Membership- all paid members, and Associate Members.

-Any infractions of any of the above requirements will result in the member becoming a member in bad standing. Members in bad standing could be held from future competition(s) as determined by the Executive Board.

-This form must be signed by the student member and the parent/guardian and returned with the membership papers.

Member signature                                                                                                  Date

Parent/Guardian signature                                                                                    Date