November Zone 2 Update
Thank you for being a Zone 2 member! Catch up on what happened at the AON/USHJA National Championships, check your points for year-end awards, learn about the new USHJA Platinum Emerging Jumper Rider Program and more!
AON/USHJA National Championships debuted in Las Vegas
The inaugural AON/USHJA National Championships were held at The Las Vegas National, CSI4*-W, November 13-18. We want to congratulate and thank all of our members who participated in the inaugural event!

Click the links below for results and coverage from the Championships! Also check out a video feature about one of our members who traveled to the championship here. We hope you will join us in 2019!
Congratulations to our EAP and HQC Nationals participants!
Congratulations to our members who competed at the Lindsay Maxwell Charitable Fund/USHJA Emerging Athletes Program National Training Session and Horsemanship Quiz Challenge Nationals, presented by The Plaid Horse, both held at the University of Findlay earlier this month.

Maura Cherny and Alicia H. Weismann rode in the EAP National Training Session and Leah Samouhos, attended as a stable manager. Cherny earned the Reserve Champion title at the session and was part of the gold medal Nations Cup team. Weismann was part of the silver medal team and was part of the ride off on the final day. Samouhos was named Outstanding Stable Manager and also received the Sportsmanship Award, which was decided by her peers.

Madeline Rideout and Matt Tracy represented Zone 2 at HQC Nationals. Way to go Zone 2 members!
Check your points!
As the competition year comes to a close, make sure to check your points to see where you stand for year-end awards!

Standings are displayed for all divisions for the current competition year and they are updated frequently. Any points corrections must be received by USEF by filling out this form or by contacting customercare@usef.org by December 17. Click here for more information.
Announcing the new Platinum Jumper Championships and USHJA Show Jumping Rider Ranking List
USHJA has expanded the USHJA Emerging Jumper Rider Program to offer two new facets—a 1.40/1.45m Platinum Show Jumping Championship with team and individual competition, as well as a USHJA Show Jumping Rider Ranking List that recognizes top Jumper riders competing at the 1.35-1.45m level.

The Championships are open to Professionals, Juniors and Amateurs and will offer team and individual competition as well as an opportunity to qualify for a USHJA Platinum Masters Training Session with top international industry experts.

The Championships are held as overlay classes with special 1.40/1.45m open classes and grand prix classes held at the American Standard offered during the same competition hosting the USHJA Zone Jumper Team Championships.

The USHJA Show Jumping Rider Ranking List provides the top Emerging Jumper Riders with recognition for their achievements in a National master ranking list. Click here to read more.
USHJA Annual Meeting is Dec. 9-13
The USHJA Annual meeting, presented by World Equestrian Center, is coming up December 9-13 in Tampa, Florida!

Get involved in the sport, hear from association leaders and other presenters, get to know other members and much more. Zone day will be Sunday, December 9, with Zone 2 meeting at 3:30 p.m.

Click here to register. Sponsorships are available. Contact Jill Insko for more information.
Have you renewed your membership?
The 2019 competition year begins December 1, so don't forget to renew your USHJA, USEF and Affiliate Association memberships.

Effective Jan. 1, 2019, adults with USEF Competing Memberships must complete USEF's Safe Sport Training in order to be eligible to participate in USEF activities in the 2019 competition year. Read more about the new US Equestrian requirement here.

Don't want to think about renewal every year? Take advantage of the auto-renew feature, so your membership automatically renews before expiring.
Zone 2 year-end championships info and results
Congratulations to our members who participated in year-end championships including:
  • Side Saddle at USET, July 14-15, click here for results
  • Zone 2 Horse of the Year Jumper Championship, Sept. 20-23, click here for results
  • Zone 2 Stirrup Cup Championship, Sept. 29-30, click here for results, click here to view additional photos from Swan Lake!
  • Zone 2 Horse of the Year Hunter Championship, Oct. 21, click here for results. Click here to view more photos.
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