Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Hamel Family Establishes $25,000 Scholarship Through USHJA Foundation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lexington, KY----May 10, 2016----The Hamel Family has established the USHJA Foundation Hamel Scholarship for Further Education, which will award up to $25,000 to one USHJA member each year to be used for college,...

The World Equestrian Center Redefines Horse Showing in America

Press Release The management of the newly branded World Equestrian Center today unveiled their detailed plan for the development of the largest, state of the art indoor / outdoor equestrian sports venue in the world....

The Grauer School Offers Summer Enrichment Camps and For-Credit Courses

Press Release Summer School Director, Nick Scacco, encourages students and parents to think open-mindedly about summer school and The Grauer School’s Summer Session. “Summer school is no longer just for students who need to repeat...

Horse Owners Invited to Participate in Texas Equine Study

Press Release Texas horse owners are invited to participate in a study of the Texas equine industry. “The purpose of this study is to gather information about respondents’ horses and facilities, demographics, participation in the industry,...

USHJA Zone 4 Free Clinic Offers Basic Training with Randy Roy

Press Release The USHJA Zone 4 Free Clinic is returning to West Palm Beach, Fla., on Monday, Feb. 15, at the Jim Brandon Equestrian Center. The clinic is open to all amateurs and juniors who...

USHJA Announces Finalists for 2015 Emerging Athletes Program National Training Session & Horsemanship Quiz...

By USHJA Lexington, KY----October 14, 2015----The United States Hunter Jumper Association is pleased to announce the riders selected to participate in the 2015 Emerging Athletes Program National Training Session, presented by Dover Saddlery, to be...

Michael Tokaruk Leads 7-Year-Old Jumper Championships at Kentucky National Horse Show‏

By Brenda Mueller for Chicago Equestrian Michael Tokaruk and Vanrock lead after the second round of the YJC Midwestern League Championships at the Kentucky National Horse Show. Photo Shawn McMillen. Lexington, KY – September 18, 2015 –...

Pacific Coast Horse Shows Association Medal Finals Winners‏

By Jennifer Walker for LEG Up News After coming remarkably close to winning the PCHA Adult Medal Final several times before, Virginia Fout (Archie Cox, trainer) celebrated her very first medal final victory at the...

Vermont Summer Festival Congratulates 2015 Circuit Champions‏

By Lindsay Brock for Jump Media East Dorset, Vermont — After six weeks of competition in a total of 55 divisions, Circuit Championships were rewarded for their outstanding performances at the conclusion of the 2015 Vermont...

Augusta Iwasaki and Bit of Laughter Best the Rest at 2015 U.S. Pony Finals

By Kendall Bierer and Elaine Wessel for Phelps Media Group Augusta Iwasaki and Bit of Laughter captured the Grand Regular Pony Hunter Championship at the 2015 U.S. Pony Finals. Photo by Kendall Bierer/Phelps Media Group. Lexington, KY -...

Zone 8 Shined in Gold and Zone 7 Earns Medals of Every Kind at...

By Louise Bowden for USHJA Lexington, KY----Shining bright with the most clear rounds, Zone 8 riders claimed the Children's and Adult Amateur team golds and the Adult Amateur individual gold medal, while Zone 7 earned individual...

Laura Chapot and Quointreau Un Prince Win $25,000 SmartPak Grand Prix at HITS-on-the-Hudson IV

By HITS Horse Shows Saugerties, New York: Laura Chapot and Quointreau Un Prince won Friday's $25,000 SmartPak Grand Prix, going last in a six-horse jump off and clipping the time of second-place finisher Ronan McGuigan...

Prokopchak Family Buys Finnish Nations Cup Horse

The Prokopchak family recently bought Agropoint Cassius "Cassi," a 2001 Holsteiner gelding for Nikki Prokopchak to ride, from the Kovacs family in Hungary. Both of the Kovacs brothers, Kaarlo Kovacs and Henri Kovacs, rode...

The Plaid Horse Magazine Named Presenting Sponsor of USHJA Horsemanship Quiz Challenge

Lexington, KY----- March 24, 2015----- USHJA is pleased to announce The Plaid Horse Magazine as the presenting sponsor of the 2015 Horsemanship Quiz Challenge and Horsemanship Quiz Challenge Nationals. "The Plaid Horse is thrilled to partner with the USHJA Horsemanship...

Stephanie Danhakl is Golden in Amateur-Owner Hunters at National Horse Show

Lexington, KY - October 30, 2014 - Stephanie Danhakl and Golden Rule have racked up quite the list of accomplishments in just the past eight months, and on Friday afternoon at the National Horse Show...

Springsteen Jumps Great Heights in $25,000 Puissance Presented by The Boeing Company

Olivier Philippaerts and Carlito C Top $50,000 International Jumper Speed Final; Firestone and Holloway Triumph in Junior/Amateur-Owners Jumpers Inclusive Earns Grand Junior Hunter Championship; Abbygale Funk Named Best Child Rider on a Horse BY Lauren Fisher for Jennifer...

Todd Minikus and Quality Girl Win $34,000 Welcome Stake at the 2014 Washington International...

Jessica Springsteen Tops Costumed Gambler's Choice; Lucas Porter and Hunter Holloway Victorious in Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumpers BY Lauren Fisher for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. Washington, D.C. – October 23, 2014 – The 2014 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS)...

Jessica Springsteen and Davendy S Win WIHS International Jumper Speed

Taegen Long and Katherine Pontone Victorious in WIHS Children's and Adult Jumper Championships BY Lauren Fisher and Lindsay Brock for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. Washington, D.C. – October 22, 2014 – Jessica Springsteen of Colts Neck,...

Alexandra Ladove Celebrates Her First Derby Win at Gold Coast October

Rebecca Bruce and Nancy Frost Top the Gold Coast Trainer Incentives  Alexandra Ladove notches her first derby win in the $1,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby Photo: Flying Horse Photography Seventeen year-old Alexandra Ladove (Robyn Stiegler, trainer) celebrated her...

Washington International Horse Show Welcomes the World at 56th Annual Event

Washington, D.C. – October 20, 2014 – The 2014 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) kicks off tomorrow with six days of action-packed equestrian sport and entertainment at Verizon Center in downtown Washington, D.C. For...

The Sanctuary Equine Sports Therapy & Rehabilitation Center at the FAEP 10th Annual Promoting...

Ocala, FL(October 20, 2014) — It’s no surprise that a symposium called "Achieving Peak Performance in the Equine Athlete" had the General Manager of The Sanctuary Equine Sports Therapy & Rehabilitation Center, Brenda McDuffee,...

Sheer Levitin Wins $5,000 North American League Low Jr/AO Jumper Finals Presented by UltrOZ...

Harrisburg, PA - October 18, 2014 - Sheer Levitin of Delray Beach, FL, and her own NABUCO rode to victory in the $5,000 North American League Low Jr/AO Jumper Finals presented by UltrOZ at...