In this issue of
*Annual Meeting September 14-15
In this issue of
September 14-15Roger Philpot, Kit Roszko and Heidi Opdyke
September 16Sharon Stewart Wells
USHJA MEMBERSHIP UPDATE:
As of September 11, 2007 USHJA has 35,264 members and counting!
2007 USHJA Trainers
The 2007 USHJA Annual Meeting will be held at the Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort in Phoenix, AZ, December 11-14, 2007. Click here for the Annual Meeting registration form, schedule and hotel information. This three diamond property is nestled into the rugged terrain of the Phoenix North Mountains in Arizona, about 20 minutes from the Sky Harbor International Airport. This all suite hotel property offers an abundance of services and activities.
The Evening of Equestrians awards dinner will be held on Thursday, December 13th.
If you have any questions regarding the Annual Meeting, please contact Melanie Fransen at firstname.lastname@example.org
USHJA Amateur Sportsmanship Award Deadline
The goal of the Amateur
Sportsmanship Award is to recognize Amateur-Owner and Adult Amateur
exhibitors who exhibit a degree of excellence and integrity by supporting
their fellow competitors and volunteer their time and resources to various
aspects of the industry.
Please visit http://www.ushja.org/awards/amsportaw.shtml
to download the nomination forms.
Nominees will be judged on: Priority in the welfare and well being of all horses; supports and encourages everyone; volunteers within the industry; has a passion for the sport; is a role model for all and a good ambassador and good sportsman of all amateurs. Please contact Jill Insko for more information at email@example.com.
Reminder for all zone 5 Juniors! The zone 5
Horsemanship Class will be held again during the Kentucky National Horse
Show. The class will be held on Friday evening, September 28 and can
be entered by zone 5 members instead of, but not in addition to, the
Maclay regional warm-up. Pledges have been made by several major
vendors for great prizes. As in the past, 25% will be based on a
written test (given mid-day September 28) based on George Morris' book
"Hunter Seat Equitation" 25%
on the flat phase and 50% on the jumping phase. Look for more detail in our advertisement in
the Kentucky National prize list, and on the USHJA website.
More information is available on the USHJA website, from your zone 5
committee, your local organization or from your local show
Upcoming Zone Forums:
Melissa Pylant for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Practical Horseman/USHJA Clinics Program Schedule
The USHJA Clinics program is
dedicated to providing clinics throughout the country to the members of
remember to check the USHJA
Clinics Calendar for
Greg Best will be conducting a clinic at Fox Creek Farm in
Nick Karazissis will be conducting a clinic at the
Karsten Huck will be conducting a clinic at the Las Campanas Equestrian Center in Santa Fe, NM. For more information, please contact Caroline Stevenson at email@example.com or 505-995-8700.
November 10-12 NEW
Linda Allen will be conducting a clinic at William Woods University in Fulton, MO. For more
information, please contact Linda McClaren at firstname.lastname@example.org or 573-590-3661.
Thom Brede and Richard Keller will be conducting a clinic during the Arizona Season Finals Horse Show in Scottsdale, AZ at the Westworld of Scottsdale. For more information, please contact Betty Beran at email@example.com or 602-524-7627.
Jeff Cook will be conducting a clinic at Wrenwood Farms in Naples, FL. For more information, please contact Kelli MacDonald at firstname.lastname@example.org or 239.633.1949. December 14-15
Geoff Teall will be conducting a clinic at Smoke Tree Ranch in
For more information, please contact Whitney Allen, Director of Marketing and Communications at email@example.com or (859) 225-6967.
Contact us: Phone: (859) 225-2055, Fax: (859) 258-9033, Website: www.ushja.org.
USHJA is located at
The USHJA is committed to advancing and representing the hunter and jumper disciplines by fostering an educated community of equestrians that promotes the welfare of the horse and fairness in competition.