We held the 1st annual GSDHJA Trainers Party in 2016 and it was so much fun getting everyone together in a social setting that we decided to do it every year!  Then somehow 2017 flew by and we missed last year.

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The TCP Clinic has been postponed to July 14 & 15, 2018.


PLEASE check your points often. We will correct all errors brought to our attention, BUT we can’t modify points too far in the past. Deadlines for submitting point corrections:

JULY 1st – for all shows from the start of the season through May 30th.

SEPTEMBER 1st – for all shows from June 1st through August 30th.

OCTOBER 1st – for all shows from Sept 1st through Sept 30th.



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More information here: https://www.facebook.com/events/224485474789783


Have you checked out The Equestrian Confidential yet? Founded by two GSDHJA members, EC is a proud supporter of GSDHJA and a dedicated hub for amateur riders in Southern California and beyond.

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The GSDHJA Annual General Meeting will be held Friday, February 23rd at 5:30 pm at the Del Mar Fairgrounds.  This will be during the SCHC Horse Show.  All GSDHJA members are invited to attend.


Come join us for a fun day Saturday and Sunday Jan 13th, at Rancho El Camino, for a clinic with Benson Carroll. From Xrail Hunters all the way up to 3’6″. Call Linda Bentley or Miriam Doddridge for more information. Stalls available for overnight horses at $30.oo /night. Ride at $150.oo/day or $250.oo for both days, Trailering in at $15.oo/day. Auditing at $25.oo. Benson gives a GREAT lesson. Linda Bentley (760)803-2771 or Miriam Doddridge (760)685-0881


Interesting article about what judges look for written by two GSDHJA board members: