Sponsor Offer: Holiday Giveaways and Gift Ideas from The Plaid Horse
USHJA Horsemanship Quiz Challenge presenting sponsor The Plaid Horse has two holiday gift opportunities.

The Plaid Horse Head to Toe Giveaway
Join The Plaid Horse and partners  Fleeceworks Katherine Cosmetics  and  KnixWear for the Head to Toe Equestrian Giveaway! Enter to win a $300 gift card to Knix Wear (athletic undergarments for equestrians), a $300 gift card to Fleeceworks (high-quality saddle pads), a $300 gift from Katherine Cosmetics and a prize pack from The Plaid Horse. Twenty runner up prizes and extra entries when you share with friends.

The Plaid Horse Holiday Gift Guide
Not sure what to get that special someone? Check out the 2016 Gift Guide from The Plaid Horse
Have You Renewed Your Membership?
Now that the 2017 competition year is underway, don't forget to
  Click here to renew only your USHJA membership (Associate, Collegiate, Outreach and Scholastic Members)
Now in Effect: The 2017 USEF Rulebook
Know before you show! Take the time to review relevant updates and rule changes to the USEF Rulebook that took effect December 1, 2016, for the 2017 competition year.

New rules now in effect include:
  • Name changes for Green Hunter sections
  • Age verification for Young Hunters
  • Various equitation rules including preferred stirrups, class limits and testing
  • The new Pony Hunter Derby
  • And more!
USHJA Board of Directors Meeting, Live from Palm Springs
Join us in Palm Springs, California, December 11-15 for a week of discussion, education, recognition and fun at the 2016 USHJA Annual Meeting, presented by  HITS

If you're not able to make it in person, tune in to watch the live stream of the December 15 USHJA Board of Directors meeting online, sponsored by The Chonicle of the Horse

What: Final USHJA Board of Directors Meeting of the 2016 Annual Meeting
When: Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. PST
Where to watch: www.ushja.org/BODLiveStream  or with Live Stream Sponsor The Chronicle of the Horse at http://tv.coth.com/.

For more information about the 2016 Annual Meeting including the meeting schedule, visit  www.ushja.org/annualmeeting. 
Applications for $25,000 Hamel Scholarship for Further Education Open
The USHJA Foundation is now accepting applications to the USHJA Foundation Hamel Scholarship for Further Education. The Foundation will award $25,000 to one USHJA member for use toward college, graduate, trade or professional school. 

USHJA News Roundup
USHJA Green Hunter Incentive Program and Green Hunter Challenge Align with New Green Hunter Section Names 

USHJA Announces Recipients of 2016 Annual Awards

USHJA Announces Slate of Candidates for Board of Directors Positions

Alix Morrison Returns to Claim Gold Medal in the 2016 USHJA Horsemanship Quiz Challenge Nationals

Gracie Marlowe is Golden at the USHJA Emerging Athletes Program National Training Session
2016 WCHR Palm Beach Hunter Spectacular and Gala
You're invited! Table sales are now on sale for the 2017 $100,000 WCHR Peter Wetherill Palm Beach Hunter Spectacular Gala featuring a farm-to-table dinner on Saturday, February 18. 

Watch the top hunters compete for the title of Champion under the lights at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, Florida, during Week 6 of the Winter Equestrian Festival.

Purchase your table today at www.ushja.org/WCHRSpectacular
Check Your Year-End Points by Dec. 15!
Ar e you currently leading the standings in a USHJA competitive program? Check your points and send any corrections to corrections@usef.org before December 15, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. EST. 

USHJA will mail all awards by January 31, 2017, for the following programs with year-end awards:
  • Zone Horse of the Year
  • Stirrup Cup
  • National Hunter Derby Program
  • Pre-Green Incentive Program 
  • International Hunter Derby Program
  • USHJA Outreach
  • 3'3" Jumping Seat Medal
Sponsors and 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.

Official USHJA Sponsors
Additional USHJA Sponsors & Partners

United States Hunter Jumper Association
3870 Cigar Lane
Lexington, KY 40511
P: 859.225.6700
F: 859.258.9033