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Thank you for being a USHJA Zone 6 member! This month: See results from the Zandra Powers Horsemanship Class, learn about upcoming rule changes, see where you stand for year-end awards and more. Scroll down to read more, and don't forget to share your experiences with us!

Congratulations to Zandra Powers Competitors
Congratulations to Zone 6 members who participated in the Zandra Powers Horsemanship Class September 20-24 at Mid States Season Finale. Click here for results. 

Place Horse Rider
1 Top Shelf Kathryn Ott
2 Lazy River Katharine McLeese
3 Calisto Katherine Kemp
4 City Lights on Mars Tal Mizrahi
5 Rum Chata Emily Carpenter
6 Triple Play Audrey Anderson
The Zandra Powers Horsemanship Class was developed to honor the late Zandra Powers, and was designed to give junior equitation riders, who might go on to the National finals, the feel of a medal experience in a fun, challenging class. Click here for more information. 
Know Before You Show
Do you know what rules are changing or going into effect for the 2018 competition year? 

Know Before You Show with a comprehensive list of rule changes that will be   effective Dec. 1, 2017 , for the 2018 competition year.

Click here to read a summary of the rules that affect Hunter/Jumper competition. Click here to view the 2018 USEF Rulebook.  
Have You Renewed Your Membership?
The 2018 competition year is right around the corner and USHJA membership applications are open! 

Exciting changes this year include: 
  • Memberships running for an entire year, regardless of when members renew
  • An opportunity to sign up for auto-renewal so members don't have to worry about remembering to renew each year
  • New exclusive member benefits 
Read more about the changes here. To view information about benefits, click here

Renewing is quick and easy: 
Thank you to our Life and Three-Year members as well as those who have already renewed for 2018; we look forward to serving you again and encourage you to check out the great new benefits! 
USHJA Sponsor Stable Secretary Extends Discounts to Members
The USHJA is  pleased to announce discounts for USHJA members to Stable Secretary, which recently became a supporting sponsor of the USHJA Trainer Certification Program, presented by Markel Insurance.
Stable Secretary organizes equine information and records in one easy-to-use online system. Their mobile app is available for iPhone and Android, and their online software can be used on any computer, laptop or tablet with Internet access.  
  • USHJA Certified Trainers receive a 50 percent discount on their Stable Secretary subscription (at any level) for the first year of use and a 25 percent discount on the second year of use
  • All USHJA members receive a 10 percent discount for one year when they subscribe or begin a free trial in December 2017
  • All USHJA Recognized Riding Academy programs receive a 25 percent discount for one year when they subscribe
Check your email for your coupon code for Stable Secretary! 
Congratulations to Members who Participated in Zone 6 Handy Hunter Challenges!
Congratulations to members who participated in Zone 6 Handy Hunter Challenges this year! The Handy Hunter Challenges were designed to test the handiness of horse and rider in a fun series of classes at your local horse shows.  

Click here to view results from this year's Handy Hunter Challenges.
2018 Zone 6 Specifications are Available
Take a minute to review the 2018 Zone 6 Specifications! Zone specifications can change from year to year and are unique to each zone, so be sure you are up to date on the most recent specifications for our zone. 
Zone 6 Standings
Click the graphics below to see where you stand in year-end Zone 6 Horse of the Year and Zone 6 Stirrup Cup awards programs.  If you have any points corrections, they must be received by  by 11:59 p.m. EST December 15.

To view national USEF Horse of the Year standings, click here
Important Dates and Deadlines
Don't miss out on exciting upcoming USHJA programs, events and opportunities: 

Date Event Additional Information
Dec. 10-14 USHJA Annual Meeting, Presented by World Equestrian Center, San Antonio, Texas Click for more info

Click here  for the Zone 6 calendar of events.
Have an interesting story to share? Know a member who deserves to be recognized? Email stories  here for possible inclusion in a future Zone eNews Update!
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