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APRIL 13, 2011

USHJA Member Survey

Notice to WCHR Members

Dash for Cash Award

George Morris Clinic Video

Texas Trainer Symposium

2011 TCP Clinics

2011 USHJA Clinics Calendar

Don’t Miss Your Chance to Participate in the USHJA Member Survey

USHJA is conducting a comprehensive survey to assist us in better meeting your needs as we grow and develop and we encourage all members to participate. Having broad member input is essential to creating reliable data to use in the development of membership benefits and programs to assist you in your equestrian pursuits. The survey will take less than 15 minutes and will provide USHJA with the tools we need to help you succeed.

Click Here to start the survey and win a chance to receive a USHJA letterman jacket or two free registrations to the 2011 USHJA Annual Meeting. Surveys must be submitted by Saturday to be eligible.

Thank you for your feedback and remember that every member's voice will be heard!

Notice to WCHR Members

It is a busy year for WCHR with a total of 51 Member Events in 2011 so be sure to check the calendar! In response to member inquiries, the official WCHR week at the Kentucky Spring Shows is May 18-22, 2011.

Good luck and Happy Showing to everyone!

NEW — Dash For Cash Award

The new USHJA Dash for Cash award, donated by Bob Bell and the Classic Company, shall honor the rider earning the most prize money in $25,000 Grand Prix events that are held as the featured jumper event at a USEF licensed competitions. In order for a class to count in these standings, it must offer the highest jumper prize money of all the classes held at the competition. One point shall be earned for each dollar won in qualifying classes based on the money offered for each placing according to the prize list. Click Here for standing and more details.

George Morris USHJA Trainer Certification Clinic
Video for Sale

USHJA, in Conjunction with Diane Carney and Telluride, is pleased to offer an exclusive opportunity to purchase the George H. Morris Trainer Certification Clinic at Canterbury Farm DVD set. As the first USHJA Trainer Certification Clinic, this event set the standard for education by hosting three days and three sessions with George H. Morris. Each day can be purchased individually for $120 or you can purchase the entire set for $350.

Click Here for a preview clip. For purchasing please contact Diane Carney at 847-922-6167 or

All proceeds will benefit the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program and the United States Equestrian Team.

Please note this video is for educational purposes only and the purchase of this video does not count for credit towards the Trainer Certification Program. For program requirements click here.

Texas Trainers Symposium

Advance registration closes Wednesday, May 4 for the Trainers Symposium in Katy, TX on May 9-10, 2011. The Symposiums are offered to everyone - not just trainers. Trainers Symposiums count toward the professional requirements for the USHJA Trainer Certification Program.

May 9-10, 2011
    Great Southwest Equestrian Center – Katy, TX
    Hunter/Equitation Clinic: Scott Hofstetter
    Jumper Clinician: Candice King

Apply to be a demonstration rider in the hunter, equitation or jumper sections!

2011 USHJA Trainer Certification Program Clinics

The USHJA is now offering Trainer Certification Program Clinics as well as our standard Trainers Symposiums. Attendance at a recognized USHJA Trainer Certification Program Clinic will count towards the enrollment requirements for the Trainer Certification Program.

Click Here for a complete list of TCP Clinics.

April 22-23 Karen Healey Battle Creek, MI Sandi Carlton
May 30-31 Julie Winkel Elk Grove, CA Carol Wright
June 3-5 Geoff Teall Oviedo, FL Jacque Barrett Gellein

USHJA 2011 Clinics Calendar

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. For questions please contact Carrie Vaught.

April 22-24 Nick Karazissis Woodland Park, NJ Penny Kinnally
April 23-24 Frank Madden Huntington Beach, CA Julie Golden
April 23-24 Rita Timpanaro Colorado Springs, CO Ann H. Hanna
May 7-8 Jack Towell Hardeeville, SC Lauren Marcinkoski
May 13-15 Geoff Teall Elburn, IL Lynda Zema
May 19-22 Nick Karazissis Gilroy, CA Tracy Cotchett
May 28-29 Linda Allen Friendsville, TN Craig Allen
Click Here for more information on all upcoming USHJA Clinics.

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