International News and Blogs

Stay up-to-date with all the latest AQHA International news by keeping up with the On the International Trail Blog! From membership summits and educational marketplace clinics to experiences AQHA International staff and members encounter abroad, we’ll keep you updated with news and events to come.

November 22, 2022 | News and Publications , Judges
Seminar is February 10-12 in Brussels, Belgium.
August 17, 2022 | News and Publications , Customer Service
AQHA will offer On-Site Member Services at Asociación Mexicana de Criadores y Caballistas de Caballos Cuarto de Milla A.C. at the Hipodromo de las Americas on August 23-25.
July 15, 2022 | AQHA Services , Customer Service
AQHA International will be providing on-site member services at the 2022 European Championship August 8-14 in Kreuth, Germany.
May 31, 2022 | News and Publications , American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA)
The world’s largest equine breed registry hires Jamie Hughes as the AQHA director of international activities.
March 24, 2022 | News and Publications , Ranching
Brazilian ranch is recognized for its outstanding contributions to ranching and the American Quarter Horse breed.
March 22, 2022 | News and Publications , AQHA affiliates
Are you ready to make an impact in the world’s largest equine breed registry and membership organization? Apply today for the role of AQHA Director of International Activities!
February 23, 2022 | News and Publications , Quarter Racing Journal
Don’t miss your opportunity to participate in the 2022 AQHA South American Racing Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
February 21, 2022 | AQHA Services , International intermediate exhibitor of the year award
Join AQHA International April 4-9 for a virtual summit dedicated to AQHA members in the European membership region.
February 03, 2022 | AQHA Services , Clinics, camps and workshops
The AQHA International Department will provide in-person and virtual clinics to all international membership regions in 2022 via the AQHA International Educational Marketplace.
December 30, 2021 | News and Publications , Conferences, conventions and seminars
Connect with fellow AQHA members and affiliates in your region by attending a membership summit in Manitoba, Canada, or Vienna, Austria.
November 28, 2021 | Showing , Equestrian Fitness
Develop a balanced seat for horseback riding with these tips from past AQHA international horsemanship camps.
November 05, 2021 | News and Publications , Customer Service
AQHA International will be traveling to Slovenia and Denmark in December to support Quality Samples Program technical educational seminars on artificial insemination.
October 21, 2021 | AQHA Services , Customer Service
AQHA International will provide On-Site Member Services at the 2021 Fieracavalli November 12-14 in Verona, Italy.
October 15, 2021 | AQHA Services , AQHA affiliates
The American Quarter Horse Association reinstates the affiliate status of one of the Association’s oldest international affiliate organizations, DQHA.
October 14, 2021 | News and Publications , Stewards
The revived AQHA international steward’s program announces the first AQHA-approved international stewards.
August 27, 2021 | AQHA Services , Customer Service
AQHA está ofreciendo a los socios de AQHA en Panamá una oportunidad de participar en servicios en línea con AQHA Internacional y el Equipo de Experiencia al Socio el 22 y 23 de septiembre.
August 27, 2021 | AQHA Services , Customer Service
AQHA International, in partnership with the AQHA Member Experience Department, is offering AQHA members in Panama virtual On-Site Member Services September 22 and 23.
July 16, 2021 | AQHA Services , Customer Service
AQHA International will be providing On-Site Member Services at the 2021 European Championship August 8-10 in Kreuth, Germany.
June 18, 2021 | AQHA Services , Forms and Resources
AQHA International introduces a new AQHA World Show Adviser Program that connects international members with AQHA Professional Horsemen to support the Association’s international members’ journeys to AQHA world championship shows.
June 04, 2021 | News and Publications , AQHA affiliates
What do South Africa’s Big Five and AQHA have in common? Find out by joining us on a “safari” with a young aspiring South African professional American Quarter Horse trainer and enthusiast.
May 28, 2021 | AQHA Services , Forms and Resources
AQHA International introduces new multilingual resources to guide the proper completion of forms and to support the needs of American Quarter Horse owners and buyers.
May 25, 2021 | News and Publications , AQHA Executive Committee
The AQHA International Headquarters and the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum will remain in Amarillo.
April 30, 2021 | News and Publications , AQHA affiliates
Known for ranking high on the happiness scale, Denmark is also home to an international AQHA affiliate and a unique futurity program that can’t be found anywhere else on the globe. Read how Danish AQHA members enjoy their American Quarter Horses.
April 23, 2021 | News and Publications , Ranching
Argentina ranch has bred quality ranch horses for decades.
April 22, 2021 | News and Publications , AQHA annual report
Access statistics for membership, shows, races, registrations and more in the 2020 AQHA Annual Report.
March 31, 2021 | News and Publications , Registering/transfer
International AQHA members make up 15% of the total membership in more than 100 countries around the world; learn why the global promotion of the American Quarter Horse is near to AQHA’s heart.
March 26, 2021 | News and Publications , American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA)
AQHA members in the Latin American and Australasia-Africa membership regions reviewed AQHA business and enjoyed equine education and entertainment at the 2021 virtual membership summits.
March 25, 2021 | News and Publications , Clinics, camps and workshops
The AQHA International Department will continue to bring virtual American Quarter Horse education to all international membership regions in 2021.
February 19, 2021 | , AQHA Memberships
AQHA está ofreciendo a los socios de AQHA en México una oportunidad de participar en servicios en línea con AQHA Internacional y el Equipo de Experiencia al Socio el 11 y 12 de marzo. (Photo credit: Susan Sewald)
February 19, 2021 | AQHA Services , AQHA Memberships
AQHA is offering AQHA members in Mexico virtual AQHA On-Site Member Services with the AQHA International and the Member Experience teams March 11 and 12.
January 29, 2021 | News and Publications , Equestrian Fitness
2021 is full steam ahead, and so are our daily lives. Set the New Year’s resolutions aside and learn how to relax and re-energize at home, in the saddle and at the barn.
December 30, 2020 | News and Publications , American Quarter Horse Youth Association (AQHYA)
The 2020 American Quarter Horse Youth World Cup was held in a virtual format for 2020 to protect the health and safety of exhibitors.
December 18, 2020 | News and Publications , Stallion Breeding Reports
The AQHA Executive Committee has uniformly agreed on a new breeding rights process to support its Brazilian affiliate.
December 18, 2020 | News and Publications , AQHA affiliates
Kick the new year off by joining AQHA International for the 2021 Virtual Latin American Summit.
December 18, 2020 | News and Publications , AQHA affiliates
Join the AQHA International Department for the 2021 Virtual Australasia-Africa Summit.
November 13, 2020 | News and Publications , Professional Horsemen's Association program
Quarantine blues got you down? The Associazione Italiana Quarter Horse explains benefits of a virtual horse show and how to activate your community by hosting one of your own.
October 15, 2020 | News and Publications , American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA)
The AQHA International Department transitions leadership to AQHA Director of International Activities Sierra Kane.
August 28, 2020 | News and Publications , Professional Horsemen's Association program
Accomplished horsewoman, judge and volunteer Marilyn Randall reflects on her years of traveling abroad on behalf of AQHA, some of her favorite experiences along the way and why she’s passionate about growing AQHA internationally.
August 21, 2020 | News and Publications , Conferences, conventions and seminars
AQHA International launches new virtual educational marketplace clinics to bring American Quarter Horse education to all international membership regions.
July 31, 2020 | News and Publications , Professional Horsemen's Association program
Costa Rica is popular for its biodiversity and tropical climate, but more than the “Pura Vida” lifestyle meets the eye for local American Quarter Horse enthusiasts.
June 26, 2020 | News and Publications , American Quarter Horse Youth Association (AQHYA)
Since 1978, the American Quarter Horse Youth World Cup has been uniting nations through healthy equine competition and camaraderie, even in a virtual environment.
May 01, 2020 | About AQHA ,
AQHA introduces the new international section to provide information on AQHA international programs and events.
March 02, 2020 | AQHA Services , Forms and Resources
AQHA introduces new multilingual resources to include a variety of forms translated for international members to access.
February 05, 2020 | AQHA Services , Customer Service
Representatives from the AQHA International Department, as well as the AQHA Member Experience Team, will be at the Asociación Mexicana de Criadores y Caballistas de Caballos Cuarto de Milla A.C. at the Hipódromo de las Americas, February 19-21.
October 04, 2019 | News and Publications , Customer Service
AQHA releases a new telephone interpreting service to assist with providing more efficient care to international and non-English-speaking domestic customers through the addition of interpreters.
January 28, 2019 | Showing , Showing
AQHA recently met with the European Commission to clarify import/export support.
December 04, 2018 | , Horse associations
The American Quarter Horse Association implemented an International Care Team.
August 13, 2018 | About AQHA , Travel and tourism
AQHA’s Sierra Kane learned the hard way that liquids and internationally checked luggage don’t always mix.
August 13, 2018 | About AQHA , Travel and tourism
During her latest adventure, AQHA’s Sierra Kane learned the ‘Ins and outs’ of Swiss fondue while attending the European Summit in Zurich, Switzerland.
July 02, 2018 | Showing , American Quarter Horse Youth Association (AQHYA)
Winners come from Sweden, the United States, Canada and Italy as the first show of the 2018 American Quarter Horse Youth World Cup is completed.
April 10, 2018 | About AQHA , Programs and initiatives
Meet the talented University of Findlay students conducting some of the 2014 AQHA international horsemanship camps.
April 10, 2018 | About AQHA , Conferences, conventions and seminars
Mississippi State University instructors reflect on their experience with the 2016 AQHA International Horsemanship Camps after three weeks in four European countries.
January 25, 2018 | About AQHA , Travel and tourism
Here are a few things AQHA’s Sierra Kane learned ‘a-boot’ Canada!
December 15, 2017 | About AQHA , Travel and tourism
Traveling to new places lands you in some interesting situations, especially when you are unfamiliar with local laws!
July 26, 2017 | About AQHA , Educational institutions
NDSU equine science faculty teach horsemanship seminars in Europe.
May 31, 2017 | About AQHA , Conferences, conventions and seminars
Five university groups will be conducting 19 educational seminars in 17 countries during 2017. What can they be prepared to experience and learn during their travels?
August 19, 2016 | About AQHA , Clinics, camps and workshops
The Texas A&M Equine Initiative team travels to Paraguay for the 2016 Verdugo International Horsemanship Camp series.
August 17, 2016 | About AQHA , AQHA Programs
For the final 2016 AQHA International Horsemanship Camp, the Sam Houston State University instructors provide a mock horse show for riders to prepare for competition.
August 11, 2016 | About AQHA , Versatility ranch horse
At the 2016 AQHA International Horsemanship Camp in China, a Sam Houston State University instructor shares tips for how to rope.
August 04, 2016 | About AQHA , Clinics, camps and workshops
Sam Houston State University arrives in China for the 2016 AQHA International Horsemanship Camps.
July 26, 2016 | About AQHA , Wellness
At the 2016 AQHA International Horsemanship Camp in Germany, Oklahoma State University instructors demonstrate the upper body position called for in horsemanship classes.
July 24, 2016 | About AQHA , Ranching events and shows
Oklahoma State University instructors lead an introduction to AQHA's ranch riding class during the AQHA International Horsemanship Camp in Ireland.
July 14, 2016 | Showing , Educational institutions
Oklahoma State University instructors teach exercises to develop the counter-canter at the 2016 AQHA International Horsemanship Camp in Sweden.
June 07, 2016 | About AQHA , Equestrian Fitness
Mississippi State University teaches exercises to develop correct horsemanship position at the 2016 AQHA International Horsemanship Camp in Italy.
June 01, 2016 | About AQHA , Clinics, camps and workshops
Mississippi State University teaches at Long View Ranch for the 2016 AQHA International Horsemanship Camps in Austria.
May 23, 2016 | About AQHA , Internships
Kelsey Stangebye is about to hit the international trail this summer for 12 AQHA International Horsemanship Camps.
February 20, 2016 | Youth , Get Started with Horses
AQHA Marketing Intern Amber Hammes reflects on how she got started with Quarter Horses.