Originally published by USHJA on July 23, 2019.
Offering Championship competition from 2′ Hunters to 1.40m Jumpers, don’t miss the 2019 AON/USHJA National Championships at The Las Vegas National CSI3*-W, November 11-17, in Las Vegas!
Submit Your Entries Now!
The USHJA invites members across the country to enter for a chance to qualify for the Championships through points and classes in their zone. Entries close Sept. 13. Only those who enter are eligible to qualify.
Hear firsthand from last year’s competitors why this is an event not to be missed!
Entries are available online through horseshowsonline.com, or members may mail their completed entry form to Ryegate Show Services. Points earned from competitions with a start date from Dec. 1, 2018, to Sept. 13, 2019, will count toward qualifying. USHJA Affiliates are invited to send their best 2′ and 2’6″ horse-and-rider combinations to compete in the Affiliate Championships.
New Classes Added for 2019
This year’s AON/USHJA National Championships feature more classes and more prize money! New classes include:
- USEF/USHJA 1.0m Low Child and Low Adult Jumper Championships
- USHJA 3′ Adult Equitation National Championship
- $25,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby
- 3’3″ USHJA Hunter Seat Medal
- EMO Insurance/USHJA 3’3″ Jumping Seat Medal
- 3’/3’3″ and 3’6″/3’9″ USHJA Green Hunter Incentive Stake classes
The accompanying Las Vegas National Horse Show, CSI 3*-W will also play host to the CPHA Foundation/West Coast Equestrians (WCE) Medal Finals, a $25,000 In It 2 Win It Stake presented by Omaha Equestrian Foundation, the Markel Insurance 1.45m Jumper Series Finals, plus FEI competition including the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Las Vegas.
Compete. Learn. Have FUN.
When you’re not competing or playing all the games the venue has to offer, the USHJA will also be hosting a series of FREE educational clinics. The clinics will be open to the public and will feature a variety of topics including sports psychology with Sport Psychology Consultant Mario Soto; training, conditioning and sports medicine with Sharon Classen, physiotherapist for the 2018 World Equestrian Games; Judge with the Judge, and course walks of the National Hunter Derby and Longines FEI Jumping World Cup Grand Prix.
One-Of-A-Kind Equestrian Venue
The Championships will take place during The Las Vegas National, CSI3*-W, which is held at the South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa’s unique Arena & Equestrian Center. South Point offers the competitive equestrian experience of a lifetime. With the arena and equestrian center just downstairs, exhibitors will have constant access to their horses and can even live stream the competition from their own hotel rooms. While not competing, exhibitors and families can enjoy the spa, tables and slots, 64 bowling lanes, and nine restaurants at the hotel. Learn more about the competition and lodging discounts at www.thelasvegasnational.com.