USEF / USHJA Opportunities

Congratulations to our MHJA members representing Zone 6 at the USHJA Zone Ch/Ad Amateur Hunter Championships:

Children's Hunter Team Bronze Medal: Grace Griffin

Adult Amateur Hunter Team Gold Medal:  Dr. Sharon Golden and Lindsay Vail.

Congratulations to our MHJA member representing Zone 6 at the USHJA Zone Jumper Championship:

1.10/1.15m Adult Amateur Jumper Team Bronze Medal:  Anne Meyer

Are you up to the challenge?? Registration is now open for the 2019 USHJA Horsemanship Quiz Challenge, presented by The Plaid Horse. USHJA members, ages 21 and under, are encouraged to put their horsemanship to the test now through Sept. 1 for a chance to qualify for HQC Nationals, an in-person, educational horsemanship competition that offers $4,000 in educational grants. Learn more here!

Are you interested in becoming a part of the Emerging Athlete Program (EAP)? To participate you must meet these requirements:

  • Must be a current member of USHJA and in good standing.

  • Must be able to display proficiency in completing jumper-style courses set at 1.10m or higher.

  • Must be USEF age 25 and under.

  • May not have competed in classes over 1.35m in height prior to March 1 of the current competition year.

  • May not have competed in an FEI Championship for Jumping, including the North American Junior Young Rider Championships.

  • Must take the Level One USHJA Horsemanship Quiz Challenge and pass with a score of 80% or higher.

If you are interested in applying for a grant to help defray expenses associated with the Emerging Athlete Program learn what is available HERE. Applications must be received by April 1.