June 17, 2018 – ABU Arabian Horse Club – Open Horse Show

Francis 4H Field
New Lenox, Illinois
Start Time: 8:30am
Judge: Dave DeWell- Hebron, Indiana

View Open Horse Show Information Here


ABU is seeking sponsorship for the Open Show classes. Benefits include:
  • Business Card [or similar-sized Ad] Posted on ABU’s Web & Facebook Pages for 3 Months.
    • [NOTE – MUST provide Business Cardno later than JUNE 1, 2018]
  • Business Card image Displayed on Show Bills Distributed at Open Show
  • Free Admission to all Open Show Activities.
  • Sponsor Message to be Broadcast Over Show Grounds PA System Prior to Sponsored Class.
  • Option to Present Class Trophies & Ribbons to Sponsored Class Awardees.
  • Option to Setup a Customer Outreach Booth or Display – No Extra Charge.
Please complete the downloadable/printable form and mail the form with payment to Sue Bebrich, ABU Arabian Horse Club Secretary, 17551 Oak Ave, Lockport, IL 60441. Please ensure that you provide current contact information, including street address and Telephone number. 
Thank you in advance for your generous support. 

View Open Horse Show Sponsorship Information Here



We are pleased to offer a versatility award. The prize for the winner is a special Crystal Trophy and a $20 Gift Certificate to Pepper Mill Restaurant in Mokena.

Award Basis

(1) Those who wish to enter the versatility award must apply for the award at the time that they are entering classes. There will be no cost for entering the award.

(2) In in order to be considered for the award the horse must be entered in:

      (a) 1 Western class (Includes Ranch Horse)

      (b) 1 English class

      (c) 2 of the following:


            Show Hack

            Hunter Hack



(3) if more than one English class or more than one Western class is entered, only one English class and one Western class will be considered. The class in which the horse places the highest in each division will be the one considered.

(4) points will be awarded as follows:

      First place earns 8 points

      Second place earns 5 points

      Third place earns 4 points

      Fourth place earns 3 points

      Fifth Place earns 2 points

      Six place earns 1 point

(5) In case of a tie the judge will determine the winner


Carl Bebrich | 815-723-2121

Vice President
Bunny Horner

Sue Bebrich

Noreen Paeth



Bunny Horner [2019]
Sue Bebrich [2019-2020]


Delegate Director: Gail Wiot

Alternate Delegate: Noreen Paeth



The ABU Arabian horse club was formed to promote and acknowledge the wonderful breed of horse called the Arabian.  ABU stands for Arabian Breeders United.  The members of the ABU Club promote the Arabian breed by attending local  community events and offer our beautiful horses for a hands on experience.