2020 Registration and Horse Recording

Registration and Horse Recording for Show Year 2020 will open on 12/1/2019.


2019 AHJA Cat 1 Medal Finals - Qualfied/Unqualfied Rider List (Updated as of 11/4/19)

Standings have been updated for riders who have qualified for the 2019 AHJA Cat 1 Medal Finals. If you qualfied for 2 medal classes, you must ride in the higher height medal that you qualified for. Please see the most up-to-date qualfied/unqualified rider listing below. ***The trainer currently listed on your AHJA profile was used in the qualfication list below. If your trainer has changed and is NOT an AHJA member, they must join AHJA in order for you to compete in Medal Finals. 

2019 AHJA Cat 1 Medal Finals - Bulletin & Schedule Update

2019 AHJA Category 1 Medal Finals
Held at the Tucson Fall Classic Horse Show – Friday, November 8th, 2019
**UPDATE TO FINALS CLASSES HELD** Due to lack of qualified riders, the Pony Medal will be cancelled, and the Adult 3’ Medal will be combined with the Children’s 3’ Medal.
Important Reminders
-If you have qualified for 2 medal classes, you must show in the higher height medal class. 

AHJA Scholarship Fund Applications Due October 31st!

Applications for the AHJA scholarship fund are due October 31st!! Applicants must be a current members of AHJA. Applicants must also be a high school senior entering college in the fall of 2020 or a full-time undergraduate or graduate student in the fall of 2020. A panel outside of the AHJA Board of directors will do application review and recommendation of winners. The scholarship will be awarded at the AHJA Year End Banquet – January 2020.

Geoff Teall Clinic hosted by Smoke Tree Ranch - October 12th-13th, 2019

Smoke Tree Ranch will be hosting a clinic with Geoff Teall on October 12th-13th, 2019. Riders and auditors are welcome! Geoff Teall is an R-rated Judge and runs his own training business in Wellington. He recently judged and was a course designer at the 2018 Dover Saddlery/USEF Hunter Seat Medal Finals at Harrisburg. He is also the author of Geoff Teall on Riding Hunters, Jumpers and Equitation: Develop a Winning Style. 

3 sessions, Maximum of 24 riders. $600 to ride both days (+1 Auditor) or $50/day to audit. Includes light breakfast and lunch. 

Unclaimed Ribbons & Prizes from the AHJA Awards Banquet

AHJA members:  If your name is on this list, you have ribbons and prizes that were unclaimed at the Awards Banquet in January.  I'll have these at both the HITS shows in Tucson and the CEP shows in Scottsdale.  If you'll let me know when you plan to show, or when your trainer will be at the shows, she will get them to you.  betsy.checchia@gmail.com.

Katrina Ager (ribbon) (Lof)

Meg Ainley (ribbon) (Dolan)

Patricia Beary (ribbon)

Reagan Byrum (ribbons and chair)