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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Ellen Shevella Clinic - Marlboro, MD

Prince Georges Equestrian Center Arena
A fun and educational weekend learning about judging hunters at the WIHS/Zone 3 Championship horse show in the beautiful Showplace Arena. This popular seminar is open to any horse enthusiast over the age of 18 that desires to understand how hunters are scored. Learn how to set up cards, shorthand, rules, comparing errors, bookkeeping skills w/ multiple cards, working with show management, dealing with dilemmas, scoring classics and derby's and much more. This will make you a better coach, trainer, horse show parent, competitor and judge. Lots of lively discussion among peers in this small group. All judging materials are supplied. Email for registration forms. Early registration discount rates.

October 20, 2018
TCP Clinic - Chris Kappler - Austin, TX

Serendipity Farms Austin at Oakhaven
Riding sections offered at 2'6'', 3', 3'3''-3'6'', and 3'9''-4' heights 
Five riders per group 
Registration form can be found online at

October 26-28, 2018
Julie Winkel Clinic - Freehold, NJ

Knightsbridge Farm
Please check the Knightsbridge Farm website for further information or call the farm office at (732) 747-3909.

October 27, 2018
Chris Kappler Clinic - Middleburg, VA

Rutledge Farm
Olympic Champion, Chris Kappler, comes to Rutledge Farm in Middleburg, Virginia November 2-4, 2018, to teach a high-performance 3-Day show jumping clinic. The last time that Chris Kappler taught a show jumping clinic, in this region, was over a decade ago.
Each day will run as follows:
9:00 - 11:00 - High Class (3'6" - 4'3")
11:15 - 1:15 - Medium Class (3')
2:45 - 4:45 - Low Class (2'6")
Visit to learn more and to reserve your spot to ride or audit this exclusive Rutledge Farm Session!

November 2, 2018
Nona Garson Clinic - Asbury State, NJ
The Ridge at Riverview
US Olympic Show Jumper ~ Nona Garson

2-day jumping clinic open to riders of all levels.
2’-2’3”, 2’6”-2’9”, 3’-3’3”, 3’6”and up
Groups will be customized as the date approaches based on rider/horse height requirements.

Private lessons are available prior to the event
Auditors are welcome
Limited Stabling Available

For reservations and further information, please visit
November 3, 2018
TCP Clinic - George Morris - Buffalo, NY

The Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center
Three sections offered each day: 

For more information, please click here.

November 9, 2018
Frank Madden Clinic - Birmingham, AL

Blackjack Farms
Group 1: 9:00-11:00 AM - 2'0'' -2'6'' 
Group 2: 11:00-1:00 PM - 2'9'' - 3'3'' 
Group 3: 2:00-4:00 PM - 3'6'' and above 

$500 for Saturday & Sunday
$700 for Saturday, Sunday & Monday 
Overnight stabling $50/day

Round table reception on Saturday, November 11 from 4:30-5:30 PM. Refreshments and lunches are sponsored by: GHJA, AHJA, and Lyda White.

November 10, 2018
Chrissy Serio Clinic - Owings Mills, MD

McDonogh School
Height sections will be based on an Outreach Level Horse Show. Four sections at 90 minutes each with approximately 6 to 8 riders. Auditors are welcome. Fees and other information will be available at and will also be scheduled as an event on our Facebook page with information and a link to register.

Contact Holly Geelhaar at for any further information or questions.

November 11, 2018

Melanie Smith-Taylor & Greg Eliel Clinic - Milford, NJ
Bow Brickhill Stables 
Cavaletti Class, Cavaletti to 1 foot
Friday: 9:00 am-12:00 pm with Greg
Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 am-12:00 pm with Melanie and Greg
Jumping Class , Over 1 foot
Friday: 1:00-4:00 pm with Greg
Saturday and Sunday: 1:00 pm-4:00 pm with Melanie and Greg
$550.00 if registered and paid-in-full by October 15th
$650.00 if paid after October 16th
Auditors welcome: $25.00 per day    

Donna Vroom, 3 Pillars Equine,
(908) 328-4999

November 16, 2018
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

December 8, 2018
Bernie Traurig Clinic - Colorado Springs, CO

Fountain Valley School

February 8, 2019
Melanie Smith Taylor Clinic - Sherwood, CO

The Sherwood Forest Equestrian Center

April 5, 2019
TCP Clinic - Julie Winkel & Juliana Zunde - Reno, NV
Maplewood Stables, Inc.

Contact: Julie Winkel
November 16-17, 2019


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