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.

Responsibility: The Arizona Hunter Jumper Association, Inc. was founded to serve its members and such members through their representative Board of Directors, shall have the power to amend, change, delete, or otherwise alter the rules and regulations of the Association as they see fit, as long as majority rule is maintained and all provisions of the Bylaws, Rules and Specifications are followed.

  • The medal finals study guide for the 2015 written test, banquet ticket order form, and banquet slideshow ad form have been added to the downloads page of this website.
  • For the 2015 Medal Finals written test, it is recommended that you review: the USEF Rulebook, focusing on the Equitation, Hunter/Jumper Competitions, Hunter, and Jumper sections; The Pony Club Manual of Horsemanship, focusing on general horse health and ailments, as well as parts of the horse and tack; and the USHJA Study Guide, available on the USHJA website, focusing on anatomy and physiology, horse health, riding theory, shoeing, and tack.

  • Proposed Rule changes need to be submitted to Kathy Johnson at by September 1st to be considered.

  • We have a new Instagram account, follow @Arizona_Hunter_Jumper_Assoc! We would love to feature photos of you and your horses on both Instagram and Facebook. Please send photos to

  • The AHJA Awards Banquet will be held on Saturday, January 16th at the Seville Golf and Country Club in Gilbert.

  • Points have been updated but we need your help to make sure they are correct after encountering a few issues. Please check your points as soon as possible and contact Ana Carlson at with any discrepancies.

  • The new Board Members have been working hard to make AHJA better for its members. Check out the Contact Us page for a list of the current Board Members.