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Thank You For Joining Us

For The 2019 NCHJA Annual Banquet

We had over 250 Members Attend!!

Congratulations to The Year End Special Award Winners

Best Child Rider on a Pony C Show -Tess Kjellberg

Best Child Rider on a Horse C Shows- Emily Ann Wright

Best Child Rider on a Pony A Shows - Savannah Welch

Best Child Rider on a Horse A Shows - Hannah Smith

Sportsmanship Award - Emily Grace Swinson

Horse Show Parent - Gay Bray

Horseman Of The Year - Pat Dodson

Horsewoman Of The Year - Cathy Schlaeppi

Hall Of Fame - Pat Dodson

Horse Hall Of Fame - Notoriety owned by the Gaither Family, Walk The Line owned by Nancy Merritt

Congratulations to our NCHJA "C" and "A" Circuit Medal Winners

"C" Pony Medal - Tess Kjellberg, "C" Children's Medal - Remington Linker, "C"Adult Medal - Caroline Johnson

"A" Pony Medal - Kate Mills, "A" Children's Medal - Stella Thigpen

, Bryan Jones Adult Medal - MacKenzie Ashe, EJ Haun Medal - Madelyn Van Tien

NCHJA will award each Medal Winner a monetary grant. This grant may be used towards equestrian improvement, academic advancement or a combination of both. The winners must submit their request for the funds to be transferred in writing within six (6) months of their win. All Checks will be made to the equestrian program or academic institution. No check will be made to the winner or any member of the family.

The NCHJA is proud to offer two $1000 Norah Morris Scholarships

Congratulations to Olivia Skertich and Kaitlyn Grace Forrest, our 2019 Norah Morris Memorial Scholarship recipients.

Both young ladies have maintained excellent academic records while being involved extensively in equestrian activities and in the community.

2020 Board of Directors

President - Cathy Schlaeppi, Vice President - Bob Savage

2nd Vice President - Cathy Dow, Treasurer - Cyndi Peterson

Secretary - Ginny Rigsbee, Executive Secretary - Kim Hoft

Vicki Autry, AnneMarie Bosley, Gay Bray, Jenn Clauss, Devney Hoft Darge, Tami Jones, Shirley Murphy, Sarah Nelson, Laura Norment, Sara Steady, Alexandra Vernon

Sophie Bray - Junior Representative

NEW FOR 2020 - NCHJA "C" Shows

A Year End Award will be given for the Children's Pony Hunter Division.