January 2014

VERSA is for VERSATILITY

By |January 31st, 2014|News|

From the desk of MHSA News Editor, Lynn Frazee:

At the Annual Banquet this year in Columbia, Missouri, MHSA members heard about an up and coming new organization associated with the American Saddlebred Horse Association (ASHA).

VERSA, which stands for American Saddlebred Versatility Association, was recently chartered as a nonprofit organization in […]

MHSA Celebration Of 2013 Champions Kicks Off the Year of the Horse

By |January 30th, 2014|Awards and Recognition, Events, News|

From the desk of MHSA News Editor, Lynn Frazee:

Often when we hear the words, “banquet” and “annual meeting” in the same sentence, we cringe, thinking, “how can I escape from that torture?” While in years past, the MHSA year-end banquet may have garnered the same reaction, this year, […]

MHSA CELEBRATION OF CHAMPIONS ART COMPETITION

By |January 30th, 2014|Events, News|

From the desk of MHSA News Editor, Lynn Frazee:

The Missouri Horse Shows Association’s artistic members from across Missouri brought their finest work of art to participate in the MHSA Art Competition on Saturday, January 25 as part of the day-long Celebration in Columbia.

Tough competitors Linda Roos, Stacy Wright, Melissa Williamson, […]

MHSA Art Show and Live Auction

By |January 21st, 2014|Awards and Recognition, Events, News|

MHSA once again will sponsor an Art Show at the annual Celebration of Champions awards and banquet. There will be prizes awarded in two categories: artist 17 and under, and artist 18 and over. Any art medium is welcome, whether it be drawing, painting, sculpture or other.
This year, for the […]

Smith Lilly to speak at the annual MHSA Celebration of Champions

By |January 20th, 2014|Events, News, People In The News|

Missouri Horse Shows Association is pleased to present Smith Lilly, author of Saddle Seat Horsemanship as our guest speaker at our annual banquet.  Long respected as a world class horseman, Smith and his wife, Alexandra, and mother, Sandra, own and operate Mercer Springs Farm as a […]

2014 WORLD CUP SADDLE SEAT TEAM CHOSEN AT WILLIAM WOODS UNIVERSITY

By |January 18th, 2014|Awards and Recognition, Equestrian College News, News|

These amazing athletes will perform July 14th, 2014 in Asheville, N.C. during the International Saddle Seat World Cup competition. Five nations now participate in this international competition.

Judges for this year’s competition held December 7, 2014 at William Words University were Donna Pettry-Smith, Gary Garone, Richard Wright and Cindy Mugnier.

Riders were […]

2014 MHSA “CELEBRATION of CHAMPIONS”ANNUAL BANQUET

By |January 11th, 2014|Awards and Recognition, Events, News|

Info & Tickets

On January 25, 2014, the Missouri Horse Shows Association (MHSA) will hold its annual Celebration of Champions Award Banquet at the Peachtree Banquet Center in Columbia, Missouri.  The multi-breed, multi-discipline organization will recognize state, regional and national champions and will honor its annual Distinguished […]