Julie Slemp has resigned from the position of Greater Richmond Region Director. George Harocopos, a Director at Large in that area, will act as the Greater Richmond Region Director until this fall when the position will be up for election. The By Laws (Article 4 The Board of Directors) 1.d states that the Shenandoah, Southwestern, […]
The Spring Newsletter is now available.
There is a VQHA Board meeting scheduled for April 10th at 7:00pm at the Lexington Horse Center.
The Fort Pocahontas Trail Ride has been rescheduled. See the event calendar for details.
Information about the patterns that will be used at the VQHA Classic show.
- The Northern Region will be having a meeting this Wednesday, 7:00pm @ Fosters Grille in Warrenton Virginia. – Saturday, March 29th, there will be a Tack/Yard Sale at Southern States in Calverton, Virginia. $10 a spot with proceeds to Heroes for Horses. Please contact Katey Ralls @ 202-365-7808 for more information.
Great Weekend at the Spring Break Out. The youth raised roughly over $600. (Waiting on the final numbers.) Thank you Amy Appleby, Sharon Palmer, and all the youth who donated amazing baskets for the themed Basket Auction. The Troutman Family donated candy ball jars, which sold out in less than 20 minutes, raising over $130. […]
The Central Region will be hosting a clinic with Steve Meadows on Saturday, May 17 from 9am to 4pm at 6900 Hickory Ridge Road, Spotsylvania, VA 22553. The clinic will comprise of HUS/Equitation, Western Pleasure, Horsemanship, and Ranch Horse. A Harris working pad will be given to the most outstanding participant in each discipline. These […]
The Northern Region meeting that was scheduled for March 5th is postponed until March 26th at 7:00pm at Fosters Diner in Warrenton.
Due to the extremely wet ground conditions the trail ride has been cancelled.
The Region Five Youth Conference, held this past weekend in Gettysburg,PA, was fantastic. Youth members heard guest speakers give presentations on IHSA, and IEA. Professional Horseman and Judge, Steve Meadows, sat down with the youth and talked about how the AQHA has played a important role in his life and that of his family. The youth […]
Congratulations to Colby Ringer on his selection for the AQHYA Youth World Cup. The competition will be held this summer at College Station, Texas in conjunction with the Youth Excellence Seminar.
The Virginia Horse Industry Board has awarded a grant of $6,000.00 for the Virginia Bred Futurity. The VQHA Breeders Futurity Show will be held at the Meadows Event Park, Doswell, VA, September 13 and 14, 2014. An All-Age Ranch Horse Pleasure class has been added. More information will follow at a later date. Stallion Owners, […]
Melissa Hendrix and her daughter Meghan Morse are the lucky winners of the Harris Rough Out training saddle. They show QH in NJ but are building an Equine facility in VA Beach in the Pongo . Welcome to Virginia Ladies.
Dr. Harold Bahan Dumas, 71, a resident of Gloucester since 1980, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, February 14, 2014. He was a loving and devoted son, brother, husband, father and grandfather. Harold is preceded in death by his parents Harold Wallace Dumas and Lillian Vincent. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Kathy […]
The Youth Association will be holding a conference call tomorrow night. February 19th, at 7:30pm. The conference call phone number is 712-432-1212. When prompted enter 956-716-475 for the Meeting ID.
Youth members are reminded that the deadline for submitting a Letter of Intent for attending the Youth Excellence Seminar is approaching fast. The Letter of Intent is available on the website for any youth that are interested in attending. The deadline is February 26th, with a discount if you register online by March 1st.
The latest Newsletter to the state affiliates can be found here.
The VQHA Meeting and Banquet will be held as scheduled tomorrow, February 8th.
The weather forecast is calling for bad weather the weekend of the Banquet. The Board is looking into an alternate date in case it does snow. Updates will be available here as they become available.