Illinois Paint Horse Association

an affiliate of the American Paint Horse Association

Welcome to the official website for the Illinois Paint Horse Association (IPHA).

Our main purpose is to provide information to members regarding the show season, meeting minutes, points, and happenings in the IPHA. Check back frequently for the latest meeting minutes, show results, high point standings, show photos, and club news.

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***Futurity Update as of 8.13.20 – Please Read***

For 2020 Only - Due to Covid19 and the economic hardships many are facing, the Futurity Committee made a few changes to our 2020 entry rules to make it easier to show:

  • Entry deadline extended from August 15th, 2020 to September 25th, 2020 with no late penalty.  All other rules apply.
  • Late Entry deadline: Entries postmarked after midnight, September 25th, 2020 will be considered late and subject to the applicable late fee outlined in the Futurity Rules. Late entries will be accepted through Friday, October 2nd at 5 pm CT (night before the show). All other rules apply.
  • Alternative Entry Program modified the nomination fee, which is now a flat fee of $250 for 2020. All other rules apply.

Note: Weanling splits will be available after 7:00 pm, Friday, October 2nd. Estimated payout amounts will not be available the day of the show due to allowing late entries until the night before start of the show. Thank you for your understanding.

Please refer to Futurity information on the left navigation pane for additional details.



PLEASE READ: Important information for Gordyville USA show at Gifford, IL on July 31-August 2...

For those of you who attended the Firecracker Classic...the same guidelines and rules apply. You guys did great! We just need you to do the same for this show !!

  • Stalls, shavings and RV hookups must all be pre-reserved by calling Jerry Wyrick at 309-826-3643 or by email at Please note that any "extra" shavings cannot be returned to Gordyville.
  • Arrival: Gates will locked until 10am on Thu, 7/30. No early arrivals on Wednesday, no exceptions.
  • Everyone will need to sign a liability release for Gordyville. (Attached below). You can go ahead and sign and send back to Jerry now at, or bring it to the show.
  • Everyone will need to wear a mask when making entries at the office. Don't have a mask? Just ask...we have extras, and will give you one.

Per Gordyville, you must wear masks when using the restrooms, or when ordering/picking up food from the snack bar.

  • COVID-19 Liability Release (pdf)
  • Gordyville COVID Best Practices and Guidelines (pdf)


Meeting Information

Saturday, October 3, 2020 @ Gordyville
Sunday, November 15, 2020 START, Decatur, IL






LAST UPDATED: 11/15/2020 2:43:12 PM