If you are also a usef member and have a my usef account, simply use that login information below. Usef rule changes that were passed by effective date and presented at the 2017 uphaasha convention. May 11, 2018 the warmup arena doesnt have to be a danger zone or such an aggravating place that you dont want to be there. This initiative is sponsored by the hagyard equine medical institute. The ushja is the us equestrianrecognized national affiliate for the hunter and jumper disciplines. All questions not covered in these rules and regulations shall be decided by the show management whose decision shall be final. Individual changes have been published on december 1, 2016.
Us equestrian members receive full access to over 2,000 hours of content, including commentary from the top u. The purpose of norcal hunter jumper association is to promote the hunter. Rule change proposals can be submitted to the usef morgan rules committee or to the amha office. I have been asked to judge western andor gaitedhorse dressage classes or am interested in competition. Is western dressage reflected in the usef rule book.
How jumpers and horses are scored usef rules usef show jumping rules. Usef rule changes of note the chronicle of the horse. Every class ofered herein which is covered by the rules and speciicaions of the current usef rule book will be conducted and judged in accordance therewith. Always check the usef web site for rule changes prior to your competition. Lexington, ky those usef members who wish to receive a 2008 usef rule book now have a choice of formats. Review your rule book for the show you are attending to make certain the bit and bridle you are using is permitted. The warmup arena doesnt have to be a danger zone or such an aggravating place that you dont want to be there.
Box 100514 birmingham, al 352 205 9018261 version 5. The usef rule book is now available for ios and android devices. Nayjdp will also accept age verification in the form of a birth certificate from the attending veterinarian at the time of the horses birth or within 72 hours of birth. Platinum performanceusef show jumping talent search us. This article explains the basics and is aimed at the general public who might like to learn more on the subject.
Overview ushja united states hunterjumper association. Horses with clean rounds or equalfaults remain equal. The ushja boards vote on these rule change proposals will be submitted to the usef for consideration through their rule change proposal process and ultimately the usef. I linked to the 2011 rule book because you said this happened last year but if the show was in dec you need the 2012 rule book and there are differences in the rules for 2012. Here we quote the 2017 usef rule book for jumper attire and follow the rules with suggestions from dover saddlery s product advisors to help you make the right choices in assembling your show jumper attire. Every class offered herein which is covered by the rules and specifications of the current usef rule book will be conducted and judged in accordance therewith. Alternative, western, and gaitedhorse dressage faqs. The two terms hunterjumper are often used synonymously because todays horse shows offer classes in both sub disciplines to accommodate competitors, as well as the. Hunterjumper attire rules clarified theres no doubt that style and fashion within the equestrian world has been booming as of late. Hjam welcome i show hjam welcome ii show hjam annual show.
Since this revision is comprehensive and deletes provisions which are covered by usef rules, the changes from the prior years rule book are not shown. Some of you may be like me and actually read the rule book when it comes out each year. Note that additional rules and specifications for the finals are published in the annual talent search finals prize list each year. Usef 2020 885 chapter jp jumper division subchapter jp1 general jp100 eligibility 1. Welcome to the united states hunter jumper association. What is usdfs position on western and gaitedhorse dressage. Rules affecting hunterjumper competition effective dec. Usef 2017 sponsored by hagyard equine medical institute chapter jp jumper division subchapter jp1 general jp100 eligibility 1. The usef rules will govern in all instances, except where colorado hunter jumper association adjusts for local situations. Jp116 sectionsclasses restricted to junior, amateurowner, amateur jumpers.
Horses not in compliance with this rule may be required to. Norcal hunter jumper association po box 243 davis, ca 95617. There is a skill level needed in the jumpers which gets tougher as the jumps go up and usef clearly states what is acceptable attire. Sterlingtuffrider equine couture child jumper classic the. To adhere to the rules and standards set forth by the ohja, ushja and usef and to work. The united states equestrian federation takes seriously its role as a governing body for equestrian sport and implements programs and policies to protect human and equestrian athletes usef rule changes that were passed by effective date and presented at the 2017 uphaasha convention. For example the usef for the hunter outlines in subchater hu4 attire, tack and equipment states. There are many wellknown rules and some littleknown ones in the united states equestrian federation rule book regarding proper procedures created to keep everyoneyou, your trainer and ground people helping yousafe as you prepare your horse for competition or just hack. New usef jumper rules effective 412017 jp 103 schooling. Junioramateur owner jumpers low based on money won as per usef rules and zone 8 rules regarding cross entry.
Blenheim equisports young jumper series blenheim equisports. Classes and divisions recognized by the neja will count toward yearend awards in the neja. Jul, 2011 before you step into the ring understand which bits are permitted. Every class offered herein which is covered by the rules and specifications of the current usef rule book will be conducted and judged in accordance. Clear round table ii the first round is decided by adding together the faults incurred overthe course and any penalties for exceeding the time allowed. Local competitions, competitions restricted to a particular breed, classes restricted to breeds with federation recognized national affiliate status, and exceptions listed in gr901. Special conditions of this young jumper competition. For official definitions of terms and rules, please refer to the united states equestrian federation usef rule book at, the national show association which. An affiliate show will receive a mailing list of all neja members, division specs and a rule book. Important usef jumper rule updates for 2020, effective 120119. Read all about it general rules 401 through 4 outline the procedures for testing and enforcement and explain in general what is and isnt permitted. With innovative brands, hightech fabrics, and beautiful design, equestrian fashion is in a league of its own. Jumpers descended upon hits post time farm during week iii of the ocala winter circuit on sunday to compete for the blueribbon titles and a shot at the money. For official definitions of terms and rules, please refer to the united states equestrian federation usef rule book at.
Junioramateur owner jumpers high based on money won as per usef rules and zone 8 rules regarding cross entry. Oct 04, 2017 education starts with understanding what is and isnt legal. These rules are carefully and sometimes densely worded but definitely worth the read. See all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Excerpt from the usef rule book, the rules governing the platinum performanceusef show jumping talent search class. For rules not covered as part of the iel rulebook, iel uses usef jumper rules as. This book supersedes all previous editions of thja rules and regulations and bylaws. Its exciting, its fun, its 23 days of what makes fort worth the greatest city in texas. Hunter jumpers tack and equipment the hunter judge. Jumping enjoys its place, both nationally and internationally, as one of the most popular and perhaps most recognizable equestrian events, aside from thoroughbred horse racing. There are many wellknown rules and some littleknown ones in the united states equestrian federation rule book regarding proper procedures created to keep everyoneyou, your trainer and ground people helping yousafe as you prepare your horse for.
The usef network features livestreaming and ondemand video from a wide range of exciting equestrian events each year. Beginning with the 2008 competition year, the entire usef rule book will be available on a convenient usb flash drive commonly known as a memory stick. The united states equestrian federation takes seriously its role as a governing body for equestrian sport and implements programs and policies to protect human and equestrian athletes. Log in to your ushja member account using your member id or username and password. Education starts with understanding what is and isnt legal. In order to compete in any jumper classes at licensed competitions as an exhibitor, rider, trainer, or hisher. With innovative brands, hightech fabrics, and beautiful design, equestrian fashion is. This section of our site is designed to help hunter jumper equestrians navigate current rules, rules that will take effect soon and those being proposed. Their charitable contribution to the community is incredible. The ushja is a competitionbased sport organization that serves our members through educational programs, awards and recognition, communication and rules. We host a series of three aa rated horse shows every may and recognize seventeen other a and aa rated horse shows throughout michigan and ohio during the year. Delaney and stitch had it correct as of the 2008 competition year. Reference us equestrian rule book hu104 for young hunter eligibility and status. Norcal will point according to usef rules for c rated points for 2017 and beyond.
As the first usefdesignated heritage competition, the pin oak charity horse show is a showcase event on our competition calendar, said john long, usefs ceo. Every class offered herein which is covered by the rules and specifications of the current usef rule book will be conducted. Usef rates equine competitions, licenses judges and other officials, and publishes and enforces competition rules. Welcome the hunter jumper association of michigan supports a level usef horse showing. Complete 2019 usef rulebook complete 2020 usef rulebook. Every horse entered for competition will comply with the rules of the horse show management, but management will, in no case, be. Rule book printer friendly colorado hunter jumper association. It is a shameful piece of junk not worthy to be called a rule book. The rule includes course guidelines for all ages, 5yearold jumpers, 6yearold jumpers and 7yearold jumpers.
In order to compete in any jumper classes at licensed competitions as an exhibitor, rider, trainer, or hisher agents, a person must be an active member of the united states hunter jumper association, inc. Understand the usef equine drug testing rules expert howto. Also, there isnt much you can do about this now because the time limits for filing a protest expired. Their tradition in texas spans 63 years and many of the usefs recognized breeds and disciplines. Many of these rule changes are administrative in nature, but others address serious issues of safety or horse or human welfare. Pin oak charity horse show designated usef heritage. Usef premier hunter iiii level 1 iilevel 2 jumper rating. However, as of 2009, the usef has elected to change over to metric measurements for jumper fences. For attire guidelines for riding side saddle, refer to the usef rule book. All questions not covered in these rules and regulations shall be decided by.430 1085 152 1255 300 719 1392 126 1306 289 1168 112 125 1246 796 1319 193 450 8 413 627 775 1346 847 296 125 54 459 1330 610 17