NSBA Hunter Jumper
The National Snaffle Bit Association is proud to welcome the Hunter Jumper community to the family of horse shows sanctioned by NSBA. The mission of NSBA is to grow the show horse community through programs that benefit the horses, owners, breeders and exhibitors alike. As the hunter jumper division develops within NSBA, stakeholders can look forward to programs that enhance and celebrate success at every level.Join - MembershipHorse Registration
As the 2020 year comes to a close, watch the website for continued updates affecting the 2021 show season. We welcome the hunter jumper community to NSBA.
WHAT YOU CAN DO
The National Snaffle Bit Association is a community of equine owners, exhibitors, breeders and future leaders of our industry. We are an international association representing multiple breeds. The welfare of the horse is the primary consideration. Our mission is to serve as a steward for the horse, and ensure responsible care and treatment through kindness, respect and compassion. Following this mission, NSBA continues to define standard rules for judging and competitive events.
An NSBA membership is required for each owner and exhibitor entering in NSBA classes. It is the sole responsibility of the owner/exhibitor to be a current member. If a registered owner consists of two or more people, or a company or partnership name, then it is required that a membership be recorded in the exact name of the registration papers.
NSBA horse registration is required in order to compete. Horse registration is a one time fee of $35. The owner must have a current NSBA membership.
Horses may register with NSBA with breed registration papers or microchip registration. Horses with neither must follow the directions under unregistered. If ownership changes, a transfer is required.
The official 2021 NSBA Handbook will be available in December and will include the rules that apply specifically to the hunter jumper events of NSBA. The 2020 NSBA Handbook is available on the website here. For rules specific to hunter jumper special events click here. All NSBA rules prevail in NSBA stand alone special events.
Members of the National Snaffle Bit Association are recognized for their achievements in the show ring. Participating in NSBA sanctioned events provides Hunter Jumper exhibitors a new avenue for recognition. Points earned throughout the year will accrue and count towards year end standing and lifetime show records.
The purpose of the National Snaffle Bit Association is to define, promote and improve the quality of the show horse, to promote exhibits, events and contests in expositions and shows; to promote the training of show horses, to promote interest in show horses among younger horsemen, and to use and encourage the use of the standard rules for holding and judging contests of the show horse.
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World Equestrian Center - WEC
National Snaffle Bit Association - NSBA
NSBA is excited to welcome the World Equestrian Center Winter Spectacular and the hunter jumper community to our NSBA family.
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