August 2018

Meet Our Medallion Finalists – Haley Hildreth

By |August 8th, 2018|News|

Name – Haley Hildreth

Age –  16

Hometown – West Des Moines, Iowa

School – Waukee High School

Trainers – Jennifer and Louis Louw and Jonnie Surland

Stable – Louw Stables, Van Meter, Iowa

Horse’s Name – Rudolph Giuliani

Horse’s Nickname – Rudy

Horse’s Breed – American Saddlebred

Horse’s Owner – Louw Stables

Proud Parent – Lori Hildreth

Famous Quote or Inspiration – “If you were born with the weakness to fall, you […]

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MHSA Saddleseat Medallion

By |August 4th, 2018|News|

The Saddleseat Medallion Finals will be held at the St. Louis National Charity Horse Show on Wednesday, September 26 in Lake St. Louis, Missouri. In order to show in the Finals, a rider must be nominated in equitation with MHSA and have shown in one qualifying class in the 2018 […]

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Featured Member – Sue Webster

By |August 2nd, 2018|News|

By Anna (Ehlen) Stanek

Sue Webster’s love for horses sprung from a young age. From watching Jack, the milk horse, make daily deliveries down the street to creating toy horses with pipe cleaners and shoe polish,  Webster was always fascinated by horses. Though she never rode horses as a child, her […]

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July 2018

MHSA Featured Rider – Cristina Heet

By |July 10th, 2018|News|

Horses have always played an important role in Cristina Heet’s life. From her father having Quarter horses on their farm, to her twin boys showing in academy, horses have […]

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June 2018

MHSA FEATURED RIDER – WINIFRED (WINNE) BRANSCUM (E,H/J)

By |June 12th, 2018|News|

With her mother being a veterinarian and a polo rider, Winifred Branscum has been riding ever since the young age of 5. Now, at age 13, Branscum has proved to be a talented equestrian.

Branscum takes lessons at Royal Oaks Equestrian Center and Great Griffin Farm, keeping her horses at her […]

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MHSA FEATURED RIDER – NOOR JERATH (SHP)

By |June 11th, 2018|News|

Noor Jerath may be new to the Missouri Horse Shows Association circuit, but at age 15 she is an experienced horsewoman. Jerath’s love for horses began at a young age, when she would beg her parents to take her on carousels and pony rides at fairs. Her love of horses […]

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March 2018

Gateway Harness Club Teach Your Horse to Drive Clinic

By |March 15th, 2018|News|

The Gateway Harness Club is a group of carriage driving enthusiasts located in the St. Louis metro and surrounding areas in Missouri and Illinois. They participate in and promote educational, fun and safe driving activities. Events include pleasure drives at local parks and farms, fun shows, field trips, and clinics.

Gateway […]

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November 2017

MHSA Stock Seat Medallion Finals

By |November 5th, 2017|Awards and Recognition, Events, News, People In The News|

The 2017 MHSA Stock Seat Medallion Finals were once again held at the Central States Fall Classic. Under the leadership of Lynn McCallister and Lenard Davenport, this show is rapidly becoming an exhibitor favorite since its beginning in 2015.
Despite the cold temperatures, the show ran a full three-day schedule, […]

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Grand National and World Championship Morgan Horse Show

By |November 5th, 2017|Awards and Recognition, Events, News, People In The News|

The Morgan Division of MHSA may be small, but what it lacks in quantity it makes up for in quality. MHSA was well represented at the Morgan Grand Nationals last week in Oklahoma City, both in performance and equitation classes. Over half of our nominated horses showed in performance classes […]

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October 2017

2017 MHSA Junior Saddleseat Medallion Finals

By |October 10th, 2017|News|

The 2017 MHSA Junior Saddleseat Medallion Finals led off the evening session on Wednesday, September 27 at the St. Louis National Charity Horse Show at the National Equestrian Center in Lake St. Louis, Missouri. After a long week of record-breaking temperatures, the cool fall temperatures were welcomed by both the […]

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