Welcome to West Tennessee Hunter Jumper Association
West Tennessee Hunter Jumper Association (WTHJA) has been dedicated to promoting excellence in horsemanship, riding, training, and competition in the Hunter/Jumper industry throughout West Tennessee and the surrounding areas since 1982, and now as a 501 (c) (3) entity. WTHJA produces “National” rated USEF/USHJA horse shows and schooling shows that attract participants from across the South, Central and Midwestern United States.
The year-end awards banquet will be held at TPC Southwind on February 4, 2023.
2023* WTHJA Show Dates
Spring Schooling Show 4/1
Springtime in Dixie (National rated) 4/5 – 4/8
Springtime Encore (National rated) 4/12 – 4/16
Memphis in May I (National rated) 5/4 – 5/7
Memphis in May II (National rated) 5/10 – 5/14
Fall Schooling Show 11/5
Harvest Time (National rated) 11/9 – 11/12
Memphis Charity (National rated) 11/16 – 11/19
*2023 dates are currently tentative and may change.
Did you know that WTHJA has affiliated shows not located in Memphis? Take a look at our affiliations.
Send your stall reservations to Lindy Bishop.
Become a Member
Not a member? Not a problem. You can join WTHJA today via our online membership form or by downloading an application and sending it in with your payment.
Go to our Membership page to learn more.
Check out Courtyard by Marriott, our local host hotel, to take advantage of our discounted rates for riders.
Online entries via http://horseshowsonline.com are highly encouraged for the schooling shows and are required for rated shows.
2023 Rated Show Updates
2023 GCHS Princess
We’re happy to announce that Mimi Hickerson will be representing the WTHJA at the Germantown Charity Horse Show.
Equestrians Giving Back
WTHJA is proud to be a sponsor of the Equestrian Foundation Aid, which provides financial support for equestrians of all walks of life who have experienced a life-changing or life-threatening health crises and require assistance for basic living or rehab expenses.
To learn more about the Equestrian Aid Foundation, to apply for a grant, make a donation, or become a sponsor yourself, visit https://www.equestrianaidfoundation.org/.
Information on new Safe Sport Training requirements and 2019 Microchipping Rules are now available on our Resources page. Please complete your safe sport training for 2022 prior to attending a USEF sanctioned show.
Horse Recordings & Memberships
You must be a WTHJA member and your horse must be recorded with WTHJA in order to earn WTHJA year-end points.
If you’re not sure of your status, you can check on the Membership page!
Many thanks to our major show sponsors, especially the Memphis Sports Council and Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau! These entities are an important part of the Memphis Area tourism scene and can help you with ideas for just about any activity when you are in the area for one of our shows.
Visit their website, www.MemphisTravel.com to find information on Memphis area attractions, restaurants, hotels, nightlife and more, plus special offers!