Statement of Purpose

The Arizona Hunter Jumper Association, Inc. was formed in December, 1992 to promote quality horsemanship and sportsmanship throughout all aspects of the hunter and jumper industry, to provide high levels of communication and responsibility to the general membership and bring national recognition to the state and its many fine riders and trainers.


SEND US YOUR AHJA RULE CHANGE REQUESTS! Please submit your rule change recommendations to us at The board reviews all recommendations 1x annually in September for the following year's rule book.

There have been some changes to the fall CEP show schedule. For an up-to-date show schedule, please visit CEP's website.

Hunter Riders - Children's & Adult Amateur Hunters
The deadline to apply to have your points count toward qualifying for the USHJA Children's and Adult Amateur Hunter West Regional Championships is May 1st. The championships will be held July 18-23 at Oregon High Desert Classics I in Bend, Oregon. Click here for more information:

AHJA Rule Clarification & Update

Members, please note the following rule clarification & update for rule 3.3 Category 1 Equitation Divisions: Equitation 15-17 Fences: Fences 3' and 3'3" (3'6" optional) This class is required to be offered at 2 (two) fence heights: 3'0" and 3'3" (in addition, a 3'6" section may be offered). Riders must stipulate prior to the beginning of the class which fence height they choose to jump. Distances are not required to be adjusted for each fence height. Fence heights will be judged as one class. No rider may compete in more than one (1) fence height in any single class. Riders may jump different fence heights in different classes. No rider showing in any 3'3" section in this division will be eligible for the AHJA Children's Medal or the AHJA Children's Medal Final.