Adult Horsemanship Quiz Challenge

Adult amateurs now have the opportunity to test their horsemanship knowledge in the USHJA Adult Horsemanship Quiz Challenge!

What You Need to Know

The Adult Horsemanship Quiz Challenge is open to USHJA members in good standing above the outreach level who are 21 years of age or older as of December 1 of the current competition year.

Participants must register for and complete the Level One and Level Two HQC Quizzes, which consist of multiple choice and true/false questions based on the HQC Study Guide, no later than September 1. The top-scoring participants will be invited to Adult HQC Nationals, an in-person competition consisting of hands-on practicum testing as well as a written exam. 

For more information on the Adult HQC, eligibility and requirements, please review the Adult HQC Specifications.

Adult HQC Nationals

The top-scoring adult amateur participants in the HQC Level Two Quiz will be invited to compete in person at the Adult HQC Nationals, to be held at the Capital Challenge Horse Show, September 25-27, 2020. The competition will consist of a written exam, a horsemanship/identification exam and a hands-on practicum.