Equestrian Sports and Activities

From equestrian sports, leisure activities and fitness to professional equestrian activities and services and ranching, there are a wide array of opportunities with American Quarter Horses.

October 21, 2020 | News and Publications , World shows
When Ms Dreamy’s chance at a reining world championship fell to pieces, trainer Dan Huss showcased her for horse lovers everywhere.
October 21, 2020 | , Breeding and foal care
Leasing a broodmare can be a beneficial arrangement for owner and lessee.
October 20, 2020 | News and Publications , Timed / Speed events
The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association announces the 2020 PRCA Horse of the Year Award, presented by AQHA.
October 16, 2020 | News and Publications , Showing
Daily schedules can help balance out horses’ looks and attitudes.
October 16, 2020 | News and Publications , Shows
Enter the AQHA World Championship Collegiate Horse Judging Contest, scheduled for November 9, in conjunction with the 2020 Farnam AQHA World Championship Show.


Guide to Showing American Quarter Horses
Get the most out of showing your American Quarter Horse with this handy guide.
Training Your Horse for a Better Relationship with Curt Pate
Horseman Curt Pate outlines his top 10 training tips: spook proofing, catching a horse, calming a nervous horse, proper flexion, ground work, appropriate tack and much more.
Vaquero Horse Training Tips
Learn the keys to vaquero horsemanship and the gear essential to vaquero training, including the snaffle bit, hackamore, two-rein and spade bit.
Competitive Horse Judging Manual
Develop a keen eye and a talent for judging horses.
The Need for Speed: Barrel Racing and Pole Bending
Fine tune your barrel racing and pole bending patterns with training tips, exercises and drills from expert horsemen.