USHJA Directory of Clinics

Education is one of the primary goals of the USHJA. The USHJA Directory of Clinics is a resource for the public to obtain information about upcoming Hunter/Jumper clinics by area. Click here to add a clinic to this directory

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Julie Winkel Clinic - Sparta, MI
Alpine Ridge Farms

Contact Info: Rebecca Bradley, (616) 887-1419
Email: rbrad10172@msn.com
Web: www.alpineridgefarms.com

May 11-12, 2019 Zone 5

Richard Spooner Clinic - Gladstone, NJ
Veritas Farms presents a 3-day clinic with world-class show jumper, Richard Spooner, at the USET Headquarters in Gladstone, NJ.

Four sections will be available each day (heights are estimates); .90-1m, 1m -1.10, 1.10 -1.20, and 1.25+. Space is limited to no more than six horses per section.

Stabling will be available on-site for those who wish to stable for the three days. Please contact for application and pricing.

Auditing will be available to the public for $20/day or $50 for a three-day audit pass.

Contact Info: Emily Goldman, (201) 233-1860 or (315) 450-9816
Email: emilygoldman42@gmail.com or sheadigs@yahoo.com

May 14-16, 2019 Zone 2

Julie Winkel Clinic - Penryn, CA
Hunterville

Contact: Patty Ball, (916) 804-9363
Email: pttybll@gmail.com

May 25-26, 2019 Zone 10

Julie Winkel Clinic - Temperance, MI
Clinic will provide 2 days with 1.5 hour session per day. Session offered will from novice rider through advanced 3'6" and higher, four sessions per day with a maximum of 6 riders per session.  We will also be offering a symposium with Julie Winkle presenting "What Judges are looking for" along with a dinner Saturday (time and cost tba)
 Stalls are available on a first come first serve basis, 10'x11' weekend, 12'x13'. Bedding available at $8 per bag.  Stonehaven Farms is located 5 miles from Toledo, OH boarder as well as 5 miles from I-75 and US 23 Expressway.

Contact Info: Donna Rothman, (419) 460-5724
Email: tenacityfarm@yahoo.com
Website: https://www.maplewoodstables.com/julie-winkel

June 1-2, 2019 Zone 5

Peter Wylde Clinic - Middleburg, VA
Rutledge Farm is pleased to offer four coveted ride slots to approved riders to ride with Olympic gold medalist Peter Wylde in a show jumping masterclass held on June 3. Offered as a part of the 2019 Rutledge Farm Session series, this exclusive opportunity welcomes riders of all levels to apply for his 90-minute clinic. Riders will be notified by May 16 whether or not they have been selected. Auditors are welcomed and encouraged and can purchase tickets at any time leading up to the event. For more information about Wylde's session or about the other clinics included in the 2019 Rutledge Farm Session series, visit rutledgefarm.com/clinics.

Contact Info: Aleco Bravo-Greenberg, (540) 687-3030
Email: contact@rutledgefarm.com
Website: https://www.eventclinics.com/a/HgIS8We_iEOJkJaVnsKa0w

June 3, 2019 Zone 3

EAP Regional Clinic - Julie Winkel - Findlay, OH
The University of Findlay James L. Child Jr. Equestrian Complex  

Great learning opportunity! Auditing is available for mounted sessions of the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program Regional Training Session at The University of Findlay with lead riding clinician Julie Winkel. Three mounted sessions will be held each day and will feature flatwork, gymnastics, and jumping instruction with up and coming 1.10-1.35m 25 and under riders. There is no charge for auditing. For more information on the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program, visit www.ushja.org/EAP.

June 4:
Group 1: 9:15-11:00 AM
Group 2: 11:00-12:45 PM
Group 3: 1:45-3:30 PM

June 5:
Group 2: 9:15-11:15 AM
Group 3: 11:15-1:15 PM
Group 1: 2:00-4:00 PM

June 6:
Group 3: 9:15-11:15 AM
Group 1: 11:15-1:15 PM
Group 2: 2:00-4:00 PM

June 7:
9:30-1:00 PM

Contact Info: Alexandra Fredal
Email: kemp-thompson@findlay.edu
Web: www.findlay.edu

June 3-7, 2019 Zone 5

EAP Regional Clinic - Cynthia Hankins - Katy, TX
Great Southwest Equestrian Center  

Great learning opportunity! Auditing is available for mounted sessions of the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program Regional Training Session at the Great Southwest Equestrian Center with lead riding clinician Cynthia Hankins. Three mounted sessions will be held each day and will feature flatwork, gymnastics, and jumping instruction with up and coming 1.10-1.35m 25 and under riders.  There is no charge for auditing. For more information on the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program, visit www.ushja.org/EAP.

June 11:
Group 1: 9:15-11:00 AM
Group 2: 11:00-12:45 PM
Group 3: 1:45-3:30 PM

June 12:
Group 2: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 3: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 1: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 13:
Group 3: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 1: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 2: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 14:
9:30-1:00 PM

Contact Info: Val Garza
Email: ValGarza@gswec.com
Web: www.gswec.com

June 11-14, 2019 Zone 7

EAP Regional Clinic - Kip Rosentha- Venice, FL
Fox Lea Farm

Great learning opportunity! Auditing is available for mounted sessions of the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program Regional Training Session at Fox Lea Farm with lead riding clinician Kip Rosenthal. Three mounted sessions will be held each day and will feature flatwork, gymnastics, and jumping instruction with up and coming 1.10-1.35m 25 and under riders. There is no charge for auditing but donations to the EAP program are encouraged. For more information on the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program, visit www.ushja.org/EAP.

June 13:
Group 1: 9:15-11:00 AM
Group 2: 11:00-12:45 PM
Group 3: 1:45-3:30 PM

June 14:
Group 2: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 3: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 1: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 15:
Group 3: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 1: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 2: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 16:
9:30-1:00 PM

This clinic will also be offering a VIP Auditing Experience, which includes reserved seating for all riding sessions, participation in daily stable management lessons with Anne Thornbury, participation in additional educational seminars exclusively available to EAP participants, and a private reception and Q&A with clinicians Kip Rosenthal and Anne Thornbury. 

The VIP Auditing Experience is $250/person, and spaces must be reserved and paid by May 27th. Spots are limited. Please contact education@ushja.org to register or for more information.

Contact Info: Val Garza
Email: ValGarza@gswec.com
Web: www.gswec.com

June 13-16, 2019 Zone 4

Bernie Traurig Clinic - Baton Rogue, LA
Farr Park Equestrian Center

Contact Info: Louisiana Equine Council, (337) 258-7040
Email: laequinepr@gmail.com

June 15-16, 2019 Zone 7

EAP Regional Clinic - Candice King - Venice, FL
Virginia Horse Center  

Great learning opportunity! Auditing is available for mounted sessions of the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program Regional Training Session at the Virginia Horse Center with lead riding clinician Candice King. Three mounted sessions will be held each day and will feature flatwork, gymnastics, and jumping instruction with up and coming 1.10-1.35m 25 and under riders. There is no charge for auditing. For more information on the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program, visit www.ushja.org/EAP.

June 18:
Group 1: 9:15-11:00 AM
Group 2: 11:00-12:45 PM
Group 3: 1:45-3:30 PM

June 19:
Group 2: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 3: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 1: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 20:
Group 3: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 1: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 2: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 21:
9:30-1:00 PM

Contact Info: Ellen Pennine
Email: epennine@horsecenter.org
Web: www.vahorsecenter.org

June 18-21, 2019 Zone 3

TCP Clinic - Mary Babick - Anchorage, AK
The TCP clinic will have 4 sections: Hunters, Jumpers, Equitation and Young Horse Development. The TCP riding clinic is $395, $325 for USHJA/Pony Club/4-H members.

For those registering for TCP credit, the cost is $150 for the 2 day clinic.
Please see clinic entry form

Contact Info: Dana Eaton, (907) 793-0010
Email: eatonequest@gmail.com
Website: https://www.anchoragehorsecouncil.net/

June 22-23, 2019 Zone 1

EAP Regional Clinic - Karen Healey - Long Valley, NJ
Centenary University  

Great learning opportunity! Auditing is available for mounted sessions of the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program Regional Training Session at Centenary University Equine Center with lead riding clinician Karen Healey. Three mounted sessions will be held each day and will feature flatwork, gymnastics, and jumping instruction with up and coming 1.10-1.35m 25 and under riders.  There is no charge for auditing. For more information on the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program, visit www.ushja.org/EAP.

June 25:
Group 1: 9:15-11:00 AM
Group 2: 11:00-12:45 PM
Group 3: 1:45-3:30 PM

June 26:
Group 2: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 3: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 1: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 27:
Group 3: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 1: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 2: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 28:
9:30-1:00 PM

Contact Info: Laura Marcelli
Email: Laura.Marcelli@centenaryuniversity.edu
Web: www.centenaryuniversity.edu

June 25-28, 2019 Zone 2

EAP Regional Clinic - Jim Wofford - Burbank, CA
Los Angeles Equestrian Center  

Great learning opportunity! Auditing is available for mounted sessions of the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program Regional Training Session at Los Angeles Equestrian Center with lead riding clinician Jim Wofford. Three mounted sessions will be held each day and will feature flatwork, gymnastics, and jumping instruction with up and coming 1.10-1.35m 25 and under riders. There is no charge for auditing however donations to the EAP are encouraged. For more information on the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program, visit www.ushja.org/EAP.

June 27:
Group 1: 9:15-11:00 AM
Group 2: 11:00-12:45 PM
Group 3: 1:45-3:30 PM

June 28:
Group 2: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 3: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 1: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 29:
Group 3: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 1: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 2: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 30:
9:30-1:00 PM

Contact Info: George Chatigny  
Email: george@la-equestriancenter.com
Web: www.la-equestriancenter.com

June 27-30, 2019 Zone 10

Bernie Traurig Clinic - Venice, FL
Fox Lea Farm

Contact Info: Laurie Birnbach, (941) 484-8245
Email: laurie@spurSRQ.com
Website: www.foxleafar.com

July 1-2, 2019 Zone 4

EAP Regional Clinic - Julie Winkel - Crete, IL
Balmoral Park

Great learning opportunity! Auditing is available for mounted sessions of the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program Regional Training Session at Balmoral Park with lead riding clinician Julie Winkel. Three mounted sessions will be held each day and will feature flatwork, gymnastics, and jumping instruction with up and coming 1.10-1.35m 25 and under riders. There is no charge for auditing. For more information on the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program, visit www.ushja.org/EAP.

July 9:
Group 1: 9:15-11:00 AM
Group 2: 11:00-12:45 PM
Group 3: 1:45-3:30 PM

July 10:
Group 2: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 3: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 1: 1:30-3:30 PM

July 11:
Group 3: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 1: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 2: 1:30-3:30 PM

July 12:
9:30-1:00 PM

Contact Info: Pat Boyle
Email: showsno1@aol.com
Web: www.hitsshows.com

July 9-12, 2019 Zone 6

Bernie Traurig Clinic - Bedford, NY
Bernie Traurig will coach 3-4 groups of 4-6 riders. 
All jumping disciplines from novice to advance and all heights. Details about groups and fence heights as we get closer to dates. Stabling available at $100 per night or for the weekend. 
Riders will be charged $400 per session & $200 for private lessons. 
Audit fee is $25.

Contact Info: Judy Richter
Email: judy@cokerfarmny.com
Web:  Pegasustr.org

July 13-15, 2019 Zone 2

Liza Towell Boyd Clinic - Birmingham, AL
Intimate Hunter Clinic with 3 time WCHR Liza Boyd, winner of the Emerson Burr Trophy.
Please see attached information with Clinic Application and Auditor Form.
Blackjack Farms "Pony Finals Prep" for 2019 USEF Pony Finals Qualifiers
New All Weather footing in Grand Prix arena 175' x 275'
Round Table Discussion Monday 4:30-5:30

Contact Info: J Michael Halbleib, (205) 283-3082
Email: jmichaelh1@aol.com
Web: www.blackjackfarms.net

July 15-16, 2019 Zone 4

Karen Healey Clinic - Medway, MA
Open to beginner through advance riders ages 8 and up, the clinic will focus on hunter/jumper and equitation disciplines. At least 6 two-hour sessions will be offered over a two day period.  Riders will be assigned to a group based on their level of skill.... Preference given to those riders who sign up for both days. IEA riders welcome.

Limited capacity, sign up to reserve your spot, $175 per session with an optional $25 stall fee. Auditors are welcome, $55.

Session fence height will be based on registration.

Contact Info: Kathleen Haas Ogonowski, (617) 640-4685
Email: khorsec@comcast.net
Web: risingstarequestriancenter.com

July 16-17, 2019 Zone 1

EAP Regional Clinic - Cynthia Hankins - Petaluma, CA
Sonoma Valley Stables  

Great learning opportunity! Auditing is available for mounted sessions of the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program Regional Training Session at Sonoma Valley Stables with lead riding clinician Cynthia Hankins. Three mounted sessions will be held each day and will feature flatwork, gymnastics, and jumping instruction with up and coming 1.10-1.35m 25 and under riders. There is no charge for auditing. For more information on the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program, visit www.ushja.org/EAP.

July 18:
Group 1: 9:15-11:00 AM
Group 2: 11:00-12:45 PM
Group 3: 1:45-3:30 PM

July 19:
Group 2: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 3: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 1: 1:30-3:30 PM

July 20:
Group 3: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 1: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 2: 1:30-3:30 PM

July 21:
9:30-1:00 PM

Contact Info: Ned Glynn  
Email: glynnedward@yahoo.com
Web: www.sonomavalleystables.com

July 18-21, 2019 Zone 10

EAP Regional Clinic - Jim Wofford - South Hadley, MA
Mount Holyoke College

Great learning opportunity! Auditing is available for mounted sessions of the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program Regional Training Session at Mount Holyoke College with lead riding clinician Jim Wofford. Three mounted sessions will be held each day and will feature flatwork, gymnastics, and jumping instruction with up and coming 1.10-1.35m 25 and under riders. There is no charge for auditing. For more information on the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program, visit www.ushja.org/EAP.

June 23:
Group 1: 9:15-11:00 AM
Group 2: 11:00-12:45 PM
Group 3: 1:45-3:30 PM

June 24:
Group 2: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 3: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 1: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 25:
Group 3: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 1: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 2: 1:30-3:30 PM

June 26:
9:30-1:00 PM

Contact Info: Sharyn Antico
Email: santico@mtholyoke.edu
Web: www.mtholyoke.edu

July 23-26, 2019 Zone 1

EAP Regional Clinic - Jeff Cook -  Mill Spring, NC
Tryon International Equestrian Center

Great learning opportunity! Auditing is available for mounted sessions of the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program Regional Training Session at Tryon International Equestrian Center with lead riding clinician Jeff Cook. Three mounted sessions will be held each day and will feature flatwork, gymnastics, and jumping instruction with up and coming 1.10-1.35m 25 and under riders. There is no charge for auditing. For more information on the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program, visit www.ushja.org/EAP.

July 30:
Group 1: 9:15-11:00 AM
Group 2: 11:00-12:45 PM
Group 3: 1:45-3:30 PM

July 31:
Group 2: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 3: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 1: 1:30-3:30 PM

August 1:
Group 3: 8:30-10:30 AM
Group 1: 10:30-12:30 PM
Group 2: 1:30-3:30 PM

August 2:
9:30-1:00 PM

Contact Info: Molly G. Oakman
Email: moakman@tryon.com
Web: www.tryon.com

July 30 - August 2, 2019 Zone 3

George Morris Clinic  - Camden, SC
Time is of the essence as this clinic fills very quickly. More information available at http://www.eventclinics.com/aLEBkc8gceUCFr02SITacaQ.

Contact Info: Sherry Pace, (803) 420-2633
Email: pacemap@aol.com
URL: http://www.eventclinics.com/aLEBkc8gceUCFr02SITacaQt

August 30 -
September 1, 2019
Zone 4
Daniel Marks, Chrysann Collatos, & Julie Winkel Clinics  - Reno, NV

Maplewood Stables, Inc. 
For the third consecutive year, Maplewood's Super September educational programs include a Sport Horse Conformation Seminar with veterinarians Danny Marks (a Show Jumping Hall of Fame member) and Chrysann Collatos as well as conformation expert and judge Julie Winkel. The Sport Horse Conformation Seminar is an approved continuing education clinic for R-rated judges and applicants to fulfill their licensing requirements. 

They will analyze and discuss the conformation and athletic attributes of a variety of sport horses, from young prospects to dressage horses, show hunters, and Grand Prix jumping veterans. The seminar will include educational seminars, classroom instruction and live judging practice.  

Contact: Julie Winkel, (775) 849-1849
Email: jwinkel@maplewoodstables.com
Website: http://www.show-jumper.com/
September 9-10, 2019 Zone 10
Linda Allen & Meghan Rawlins Clinics - Reno, NV

Maplewood Stables, Inc. 
The Reno Course Design School, with clinicians Linda Allen and Meghan Rawlins, includes classroom instruction, on-site course design and live jumping demonstrations. The Reno Course Design School is an approved continuing education clinic for USEF/USHJA R-rated and r-rated course designers and applicants to fulfill their licensing requirements. 

The school is also open to auditors, riders, trainers and anyone interested in understanding the nuts and bolts of quality course construction to improve your horses and your competitive edge. The school will also cover practical advice from walking Jumper and Equitation courses. Analysis and discussion will take place after observing horses jumping the various tracks and lines. 

Contact: Julie Winkel, (775) 849-1849
Email: jwinkel@maplewoodstables.com
Website: http://www.show-jumper.com/
September 10-12, 2019 Zone 10
Fran Dotoli & Julie Winkel Clinics - Reno, NV

Maplewood Stables, Inc. 
The Reno Judge's School is an approved continuing education clinic for R-rated and r-rated judges and applicants to fulfill their licensing requirements. While covering material used in the United States Hunter Jumper Association Licensed Official judge's clinics, the Reno Judge's School curriculum will also include materials from the comprehensive Arabian Horse Association Judges & Exhibitors School, classroom instruction, roundtable discussion and live judging practice. 

The school is also open to auditors, riders, trainers and anyone interested in learning more about judging and the processes involved, from ethics and integrity to bookkeeping, rules and licensing. 

Contact: Julie Winkel, (775) 849-1849
Email: jwinkel@maplewoodstables.com
Website: http://www.show-jumper.com/
September 13-15, 2019 Zone 10
TCP Clinic - Julie Winkel & Juliana Zunde - Reno, NV
Maplewood Stables, Inc.

Contact: Julie Winkel
Email: jwinkel@maplewoodstables.com
Website: http://www.maplewoodstables.com
September 16-17, 2019 Zone 10

George Morris Clinic - Birmingham, AL
Click here for more information with Clinic Application and Auditor Application
Saturday night TCP Round Table Discussion with GHM at Farm Retreat
8 meals included and sponsored by: GHJA, AHJA, Lyda White, Diana Walker, and Adamson Ford.  BBQ Saturday night sponsored by Farm Owners: Frances and M Miller Gorrie
New All Weather footing Grand Prix arena 175' x 250' 

Contact Info: J Michael Halbleib, (205) 283-3082
Email: jmichaelh1@aol.com
Website: www.blackjackfarms.net

October 4-6, 2019 Zone 4
Geoff Teall Clinic - Scottsdale, AZ

There will be 3 sessions with a maximum of 24 riders.
$600 to ride both days (plus one auditor)
$50 a day to audit
Includes lite breakfast and lunch
Download Application To Ride

Contact Info: Betty Beran, (602) 524-7627
Email: bizberan@aol.com
Website: www.smoketreeranchhunterandjumper.com

October 12-13, 2019 Zone 8

Bernie Traurig Clinic - Fort Collins, CO
Friday will be a day of private ($200) and semi-private ($150/horse) lessons. 

Saturday and Sunday will be a 2 day progress clinic ($500) 2 hours per day. 

Groups will range from green horse/x-rail-2'3" to 3'+. There will be 4 groups and they will be limited to 5 horses per group. 
There is no stabling on site but stalls are available 3.5 miles away for $25 with your hay/grain fed 2xday. 

Contact Info: Catherine Jameson, (970) 691-6941
Email: cctjameson@thepeaceablekingdome.net

October 25-27, 2019 Zone 8

EAP National Training Session - Peter Wylde - Findlay, OH

The University of Findlay James L. Child Jr. Equestrian Complex

Great learning opportunity! Auditing is available for mounted sessions of the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program National Training Session at the University of Findlay with lead riding clinician Peter Wylde. Four mounted sessions will be held each day on Friday, November 8th and Saturday, November 9th between 8:00am-3:00pm. The mounted sessions will feature flatwork, gymnastics, and jumping instruction with the top 16 riders selected from ten Regional Training Sessions held throughout the country for up-and-coming 1.10m-1.35m under-25 riders. The clinic will culminate with a Nations Cup-style competition on Sunday, November 10th. There is no charge for auditing. For more information on the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program, visit www.ushja.org/EAP.

Contact Info: Alexandra Fredal
Email: kemp-thompson@findlay.edu
Web: www.findlay.edu

November 8-10, 2019 Zone 5

Frank Madden Clinic - Birmingham, AL
Grand Prix Arena ***New All Weather Footing*** 175' x 275'
Covered Arena 80' x 130'
Hunter Arena 125' x 150'
44 Permanent Stalls 12' x 14'
5th year hosting Frank Madden
Hotel Listings with paperwork on website

Contact Info: J Michael Halbleib, (205) 283-3082
Email: jmichaelh1@aol.com
Website: www.blackjackfarms.net

November 9-11, 2019 Zone 4

Bernie Traurig Clinic - Reno, NV
Meadow View Farms
Sessions will cover all jumping disciplines from Novice to Advanced and all heights 
Auditors are welcome 
A Saturday evening unmounted session with Bernie will be offered
All participants will receive a 50% discounted annual membership to EquestrianCoach.com

Contact: Tiffany Coury, (941) 807-1426
Email: Tiffany.PortiaCoury@uhsinc.com

December 7-8, 2019 Zone 10

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