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USHJA Announces FarmVet as Affinity Sponsor

Lexington, KY- The United States Hunter Jumper Association is pleased to announce FarmVet as a USHJA Affinity Sponsor.  USHJA Affinity sponsors are trusted companies that provide member benefits through discounts and special member rates.

"FarmVet is a perfect Affinity Sponsor for USHJA because the company offers quality products and will provide special discounts for our members. Members will receive special promotional offers throughout the year providing great savings. We are very excited to be working with such a great company." said President of USHJA, Bill Moroney.

Attention Children's & Adult Amateur Jumper Riders

The Rider Application due date is just a month away!


If you would like to have the opportunity to represent your state at a Regional Championship, the Rider Application and $30 application fee is due no later than April 15, 2013 to USHJA.


Please read over all Specifications and Qualifying Criteria to determine your eligibility to compete at a Children's and Adult Amateur Regional Championships in 2013.


Click here for the dates and locations of the four USHJA Children's and Adult Amateur Jumper Regional Championships

Attention - Emerging Athlete Hopefuls

The application deadline for the June 2013 Regional Clinics is fast approaching. In order to be considered for participation in a June 2013 Emerging Athletes Program Regional Clinic, USHJA must receive all required documents and the applicant must complete the Horsemanship Quiz Challenge Level One Quiz with a score of 80% or higher by April 29, 2013.


Please visit the EAP webpage for more information regarding the program, including the dates and locations of the 2013 Regional Clinics.


Please note: The location of the June 17-20, 2013 Regional Clinic in Northern Illinois has been changed to Ledges Sporting Horses located in Roscoe, Illinois.


The EAP Application is now available as an online application. Login to your USHJA account and click "EAP Regional Clinic Application" under the Emerging Athletes Program section.


Regional Clinic Deadlines:

April 29, 2013- Deadline for clinics held in June

May 27, 2013 - Deadline for clinics held in July


For full application details click here or contact  Carrie Vaught at (859) 225-6703.

Junior/Young Rider Applications Due June 14th

Athletes wishing to be considered for a 2013 Zone Junior or Young Rider Show Jumping Team for the North American Junior and Young Rider Championships (NAJYRC) must complete and return the application no later than June 14th. There are separate applications for the Junior and Young Rider Teams. Late applications will not be accepted.


The Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY will host the 2013 NAJYRC July 17- 21.

Additional information regarding NAJYRC requirements and selection can be found on the USEF website or by contacting  Chris Murphy at USHJA. 

Jump into the 2013 USHJA Horsemanship Quiz Challenge

Now is the time to register for the 2013 Horsemanship Quiz Challenge, presented by Sweet Briar College! This educational program is open to all USHJA members 20 and younger (per USEF competition rules). Your high scores of the HQC Level One and Two Quizzes may grant you an invitation to participate in the HQC Finals in Findlay, OH this November, held in conjunction with the Emerging Athletes Program National Training Session. The 2013 HQC Finals is supported in part by a generous grant from the United States Equestrian Federation.


All HQC participants must complete both the Level One and Two Quizzes by September 1, 2013. Visit the HQC webpage to learn more and register for the new season or contact Carrie Vaught at (859) 225-6703.

2013 USHJA Annual Meeting -  

Atlanta, Georgia 

The 2013 USHJA Annual Meeting will take place December 8-12, 2013 at the Atlanta Sheraton. There are many exciting changes this year including a Sunday Evening Affiliate and Stirrup Cup Awards Dinner! It's never too early to start planning,  special USHJA hotel room rates available online now.  


Registration and other Annual Meeting details will be posted online in May. For more information or questions about this year's Annual Meeting please contact Jill Insko.  

USHJA Directory of Clinics
Mar. 23-24  Bernie TraurigFindlay, OHStella Prescott
Mar. 23-24Geoff TeallChelsea, MISari Clapperton
Mar. 29-31Bjorn IkastSeymour, WIJanine Weatherby
Apr. 13-14Frank MaddenSeymour, WI Debra Nellis
Apr. 13-14Geoff TeallHawthorn Woods, ILAshley Hill and Serah Veras
Apr. 14Christina Schlusemeyer  New Smyrna Beach, FL  Jvan Johnson Colt
*Apr. 19-21George MorrisLa Grange, KYPeabody Fox
*Depicts a TCP Clinic                                For more information on all upcoming clinics click here
Sponsors & Partners
The USHJA would like to thank the following sponsors and partners for their support of our many programs and endeavors. For more information, click the sponsor logo(s) below.
United States Hunter Jumper Association 
3870 Cigar Lane
Lexington, KY 40511
P: 859.225.6700 
F: 859.258.9033
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