March 16, 2011
In this issue:
Charles Owens, Inc.
Official Helmet of the USHJA
For USHJA sponsorship opportunities please contact
Having trouble viewing this page? Click here
Presidential Modification Approved
2011 USEF National Junior Jumper Championships
The Pennsylvania National Horse Show in Harrisburg, PA will host the annual USEF National Junior Jumper Championships which will be held October 13-15, 2011.
Riders wishing to be considered for the 2010 USEF National Junior Jumper Championships must complete an application by one of the following two methods:
Zone 7 has an additional requirement this year: "Additional certificates of capability requirement: Rider/Horse must compete in 5 classes at 1.40 meter with 8 faults or less". Additional information regarding the 2011 USEF National Junior Jumper Championships can be found on the USEF website.
2011 USHJA Trainers Symposiums
Registration is now available for the first 2011 Trainers Symposium this May in Katy, TX. The Symposiums are offered to everyone - not just trainers. Trainers Symposiums count toward the professional requirements for the USHJA Trainer Certification Program.
The 2011 Trainers Symposiums will be held on:
Congratulations to the 2010 USHJA National Hunter Classic Regional Award Winners
USHJA would like to recognize and congratulate the USHJA National Hunter Classic Regional Award Winners. The USHJA National Hunter Classics are a series of stepping stone events for riders to gain experience toward competing in the International Hunter Derbies. Hunter Classics are offered with a minimum of $2500 in prize money and are held at "A" and "AA" rated shows. Click Here for the 2010 Winners.
USHJA International Hunter Derby 2012-13 Host Applications
Applications for the USHJA International Hunter Derby 2012-13 Series Hosts will open June 1, 2011 with a deadline of August 1, 2011. The August deadline will allow the USHJA to announce selected Host Competitions earlier than in previous years and provide those Competitions the maximum benefit of USHJA advertising for their event. The USHJA International Hunter Derby 2012-13 Series begins June 2, 2012 and concludes June 1, 2013. Host application packets will be available on the International Hunter Derby homepage.
The USHJA Clinics Program is dedicated to providing clinics throughout the country to the members of USHJA. For a complete list of USHJA clinics visit the Clinics Calendar.
*Clinics in RED are USHJA Trainer Certification Clinics. These, and the USHJA Trainers Symposiums,
are the only clinics which count towards the requirements for the Trainer Certification Program.
19-20 Jeff Cook clinic at Archway Equestrian Sports, LLC in Bothell, WA. Contact Clare Warren at firstname.lastname@example.org or 203.650.3148.
23-24 Melanie Smith Taylor clinic at Buckleigh Farms in Aiken, SC. Contact Ann Thal at Snaffles, LLC at email@example.com or 941.730.1165.
26-27 Sue Lyman clinic and April 9 Tommy Serio clinic. Contact Jennifer Sisney at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 540.347.4777
27 Tonya Johnston sport psychology clinic at Renaissance Ranch in Watsonville, CA. Contact Jennifer Sisney at email@example.com or 831.840.7572.
1-3 Nick Karazissis clinic at Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, IN. Contact Ingrid Schoenlein at firstname.lastname@example.org or 765.586.1952.
3 Scott Hofstetter clinic at Silver Sands Bridle Club in New Smyrna Beach, FL. Contact Jyan Johnson Colt at email@example.com or 386.451.4291.
8-10 Nick Karazissis clinic at B & R Ranch in Kaneohe, HI. Contact Helena Barahal at firstname.lastname@example.org or 808.255.7163.
9-10 Tommy Serio clinic at Morningside Training Farm in The Plains, VA. Contact Erin Kath at email@example.com or phone 540.347.4777 or 585.355.6658
9-10 Melanie Smith Taylor clinic at Icon Sporthorses, LLC in Friendsville, TN. Contact Craig Allen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 865.607.3795.
9-10 Paige Rassas Sorce clinic at Irish Oaks in Pfafftown, NC. Contact Karen Bruce at email@example.com or 336.945.5178.
9-10 Michael Page clinic at The Cutter Farm in Dracut, MA. Contact Marina Burliss at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978.697.7858.
9-10 Carl W. Bessette clinic at Silver Oaks Farm in Ocala, FL. Contact Lauren Carr at email@example.com or 561.827.1454.
10 Joe Fargis clinic at Journey Back Stables in Greensboro, NC. Contact Joan C. Boyce at firstname.lastname@example.org or 336.299.5067.
16 Anne Kursinski clinic at The Dream Park Equestrian Center in Logan Township, NJ. Contact Delia Apollo at email@example.com or 856.297.6610.
16-17 Joe Fargis clinic at Far Meadow Farm in Morris, CT. Contact Carole St. Mark at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860.567.9850.
22-23 Karen Healey TCP Clinic at Windsong Stable in Battle Creek, MI. Please contact Sandi Carlton at email@example.com or 269.317.1529
23-24 Frank Madden clinic at Huntington Central Park Equestrian Center in Huntington Beach, CA. Contact Julie Golden at firstname.lastname@example.org or 310.365.3866.
30 - May 1 Frank Madden clinic at Blackjack Farms in Birmingham, AL. Contact J. Michael Halbleib at email@example.com or 205.283.3082.
7-8 Jack Towell clinic at Swamp Fox Farms in Hardeeville, SC. Contact Lauren Marcinkoski at firstname.lastname@example.org or 912.484.8510.
13-15 Geoff Teall clinic at Bull Run Equestrian Center in Elburn, IL. Contact Lynda Zema at email@example.com or 847.987.7300.
13-15 Nick Karazissis clinic at Lucky 13 in Hailey, ID. Contact Mia Edsall at firstname.lastname@example.org or 208.720.4414.
28-29 Linda Allen clinic at Icon Sporthorses, LLC in Friendsville, TN. Contact Craig Allen at email@example.com or 865.607.3795.
30-31 Julie Winkel TCP Clinic at Melodic Farms in Elk Grove, CA. Please contact Carol Wright at firstname.lastname@example.org or 916.996.4792.
The USHJA Clinics Program is dedicated to providing clinics throughout the country to the members of USHJA. For a complete list of USHJA clinics visit the Clinics Calendar. Use the USHJA Calendar to search for all events. For more information on holding a clinic in your area, contact Carrie Vaught at email@example.com or 859.225.6703. Be sure to check the USHJA Calendar daily as the clinic schedule grows throughout the year.
Contact us: Mainline: 859.225.6700, Fax: 859.258.9033, Website:
You are receiving the USHJA E-Update as a benefit of being a member of USHJA. Please do not reply to this email. If you would like to unsubscribe to this bi-weekly update email Patrick Wilson at firstname.lastname@example.org and type "remove" in the subject line. For comments or questions, e-mail Patrick Wilson at email@example.com or Director of Marketing and Communications, Whitney Allen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome? ANSWER
Equine Junior Apprentice Program gives members the opportunity to apprentice with a competition official for a day.
Trainer Certification Program is a comprehensive education and certification program for all levels of professional trainers.
Trainer Symposiums offer attendees the opportunity to participate in practical training sessions and round table discussions with top professionals in the industry.
Member's Choice Awards Program gives horse show exhibitors and participants the opportunity to reward excellence at USEF Licensed Hunter Jumper competitions through their feedback relating to the competition, the facility where it took place, footing, show personnel and hospitality.NOW AVAILABLE! "More Than Just Ribbons" A great resource for schools, parents and potential sponsors, this video will provide a brief introduction into the world of horse showing for junior equestrians. While focusing on the bond between child and horse, it delves into the challenges of balancing school, riding, and horse care.
In need of one great place to buy and sell a horse, truck, trailer or tack?
Visit the USHJA Classifieds
powered by equine.com
Looking to reach your peers?
Horses for Sale, Congratulations, Great Products, New Services - Advertise in your magazine, In Stride, discounts available for USHJA members. For more advertising information contact: Hunter Messineo at 301.977.3900, ext 175 or email@example.com