AZ Quarter Horse Association

Promoting the American Quarter Horse in Sport & Recreation

Serving All Quarter Horse Enthusiasts:

• Youth Riders • Amateur Competitors • Quarter Horse Owners • Horse Professionals

Become A Member

• Earn Points for Year End Awards • Receive the Arizona Quarter Horse Magazine

Arizona's Source for Quarter Horse Shows and Events

Get Involved

The AzQHA is looking for individuals with an interest in horses and horse activities to assist various committees throughout the State. We would like your input, ideas and hands to help in many different areas of our growing organization.

AzQHA programs benefit all horse breeds and disciplines by sponsoring youth programs, trail rides, shows, and educational seminars.

What’s New:

 

 

Trail Challenge

Come join the fun! New formats for 2014.  Fantastic year end awards for AzQHA members.
New class for 2014- Select (riders over 50) all skill levels, both Quarter Horse and All Breed -in one class!  Must be a member of AzQHA to qualify for year end awards for this class and do not have to join AQHA for the Select class. Get the details on  upcoming Trail Challenge

Sonoita Trail Challenge May 10 & 11 Contact Carol Belmore – tontomtn@gmail.com

 Check Out the New Hall of Fame

AzQHA has been blessed with so many memorable people and horses. Take a look at our first class of inductees. View Now

 

 

 

Arizona Quarter Horse sponsors and promotes numerous events throughout the year including social and competitive Trail Rides, ranch competitions, clinics, cuttings, youth scholarship shows and AQHA shows and special events.

 

 

Calendar of Events at a Glance

14 show calendar

2014 Show Dates

JANUARY 9-12              ARIZONA NATIONAL LIVESTOCK SHOW 50th Anniversary                                                                                                              Location: Westworld, Scottsdale, AZ   Contact: ANLS 602-258-8568

JANUARY 11                  AzQHA AND AzQHYA YEAR END AWARDS BANQUET                                                                                                                      Location: PINNACLE PEAK PATIO- Contact: AzQHA office 623-869-8037

JANUARY 25-FEB 2    AZ SUN COUNTRY CIRCUIT QUARTER HORSE SHOW                                                                                                                  Location: Westworld, Scottsdale, AZ Contact: Connie Hay 623-869-8037 or chayazqha@aol.com or  SCC  Director – Doug Huls- 480-390-6867 or Suncircuit.com

MARCH 13-16                SAQHA “SHAMROCK” QUARTER HORSE SHOW                                                                                                                     Location: Horseshoe Park Queen Creek, AZ  Contact: Jeanne Paquett 520-544-8791  or www.saqha.org

MARCH 22 &23            AzQHA TRAIL RIDE AND TRAIL CHALLENGE                                                                                                                           Location: TBA-Contact Carol Belmore-email tontomtn@gmail.com

APRIL 5                          AzQHA AQHA SCHOLARSHIP CIRCUIT #1- NO BLING                                                                                                                              Location: Westworld, Scottsdale, AZ Contact:  AzQHA office at 623-869-8037

MAY 3                             AzQHA AQHA SCHOLARSHIP CIRCUIT #2- NO BLING                                                                                                             Location: Westworld, Scottsdale, AZ Contact:  AzQHA office at 623-869-8037     may 3rd 2014rules                                                 may 3rd 2014 CLASS SCHEDULE   AASC 2014 EntryForm

MAY 9-11                      SONOITA QUARTER HORSE SHOW & TRAIL CHALLENGE                                                                            Location: Santa Cruz County Fair Grounds, Sonoita, AZ Contact Karen 520-455-5553 Download                                         2014SQHSpremium-J-web2 For Trail Challenge contact: Carol Belmore at email tontomtn@gmail.com

JUNE 14 & 15                AzQHA TRAIL RIDE AND TRAIL CHALLENGE                                                                                                      Location: Skull Valley, AZ-Contact Carol Belmore-email tontomtn@gmail.com

JULY 19 & 20                AzQHA TRAIL RIDE AND TRAIL CHALLENGE                                                                                                          Location: Skull Valley, AZ-Contact Carol Belmore-email tontomtn@gmail.com

SEPT 6                            AzQHA AQHA SCHOLARSHIP CIRCUIT #3-NO BLING                                                                                                                  Location: Westworld, Scottsdale, Az  Contact: AzQHA office at 623-869-8037

SEPT 24-28                    ARIZONA FALL CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW                                                                                                                                            Location: Westworld, Scottsdale, AZ Contact: Doug Huls 480-390-6867

NOV 1&2                         SAQHA FALL CIRCUIT

                                          Location: Horseshoe Park, Queen Creek, Az  Contact: www.saqha.org or Carol Whittaker 520-907-8286

THESE DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE CONTACT SHOW MANAGEMENT TO CONFIRM DATES, TIMES, LOCATION, & YOUTH QUALIFYING CLASSES. CHECK OUT OUR WEBSITE www.azqha.org  FOR THE 2014 YOUTH QUALIFYING:  DATES STARTED MAY 1, 2013 AND END APRIL 31, 2014

 

 

AQHA NOVICE CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW

Qualifying dates for the 2014 show started on May 1, 2013 and it goes to June 30, 2014 see below for Arizona’s State qualifications: INFORMATION FOR NOVICE SHOW! If you need information on East show or more information on the shows go to www.aqha.com.   You can download the forms from  www.aqha.com and please make checks out to AQHA Novice …

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