Rules

2018 MHJA Rulebook (pdf)

The new rules for 2018

iii. Short Stirrup Hunter Division: This division is restricted to junior riders where the Horse/rider combination does not compete in classes over fences above 2’3″ in the Hunter or Jumper divisions at that show. The Division will be run with a walk-trot-canter Hunter under saddle class, one traditional hunter over fences class, and one equitation over fences. Trotting is not penalized in the over fences portion of the division.

iv. Long Stirrup Hunter Division: This division is restricted to adult amateur riders where the horse/rider combination does not compete in classes over fences above 2’3 in the Hunter or Jumper divisions at that show. The Division will be run with a walk-trot-canter Hunter under saddle class, one traditional hunter over fences class, and one equitation over fences. Trotting is not penalized in the over fences portion of the division.