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.

April 19, 2021 | News and Publications , Breeding and foal care
Genetics, management and environment play significant roles in foal growth. A foal’s growth and development can also be influenced nutrition.
April 16, 2021 | News and Publications , AQHA annual report
Here are your top AQHA shows and circuits in 2020.
April 16, 2021 | AQHA Services , Timed / Speed events
AQHA is offering a $6,000 side pot at the Better Barrel Races World Finals in addition to On-Site Member Services April 21-25 in Oklahoma City.
April 13, 2021 | News and Publications , Ranch Trail
Attention Exhibitors: You are invited to enter the 2021 AQHA Versatility Ranch Horse World Championships; AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenge Finals; AQHA Cattle Level 1 Championships, presented by the Four Sixes Ranch; and National Ranch and Stock Horse Alliance National Championship Show.
April 12, 2021 | News and Publications , Wellness
These super senior American Quarter Horses are thriving in their 30s and 40s.


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.