Skip to content

Arabian Horse Association Horse Achievement Awards

The U.S. Arabian Horse Registry established a system of Achievement Awards in 1965 to show superior horses. The most successful horses of their time and in history received points in recognition of their victory in the show ring, competitive trail, endurance rides and racetrack. Specific symbols are attached to the horse’s name to quickly recognize them the most exceptional accomplishments of their time:

Legion of Honor +
Legion of Supreme Honor +/
Legion of Merit ++
Legion of Supreme Merit +++
Legion of Excellence +//
Legion of Masters ++++


The following symbol levels represent combinations of the above categories and levels – no additional plaques are awarded for these symbol levels:

Legion of Supreme Honor and Legion of Merit ++/