(July 2021) – The Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA) International Conference is scheduled for November 9 – 11, 2021 at the Fort Worth Stockyards in Texas. Speakers at this event include riding instructors, horse trainers, barn managers, veterinarians, equine behaviorists, farriers, saddle fit specialists, equine association representatives, business and marketing consultants, and other equine professionals. Those wishing to attend the conference should register now at https://cha.horse/international-conference/
Full Conference participants get to ride in sessions with top instructors on horses provided by The Fort Worth Herd that are used by the Drovers who move the longhorns down East Exchange Avenue each day, and eventing horses from a local Fort Worth CHA certified riding instructor. Sessions include classroom-style lectures, roundtable discussions, hands-on horse demonstrations, and mounted riding sessions.
CHA is all-breed and all-discipline organization. The audience at a CHA International Conference includes riding instructors, horse trainers, trail guides, barn managers, driving and vaulting coaches, horse owners, riders, and general horse enthusiasts. CHA members and non-members alike can attend as the conference is open to the public with prior registration.
Some of the speakers and sessions at this year’s event include: National Cowgirl Hall of Fame winner Pam Minick, cutting horse trainer Barbara Schulte, Road to the Horse Winner Wade Black, CHA Spokesperson Julie Goodnight, Equine Nutrition with University of Kentucky professor Dr. Bob Coleman, Simple and Flying Changes with Ren Bannerman, Barrel Racing and Pole Bending with Amy Obringer, Jumping – Pace, Position and Line with Jody Taylor and many more!
For more information on the CHA International Conference and to register online, visit https://cha.horse/international-conference/ Additional information will be added online soon, including the complete biographies and session descriptions for each speaker.
CHA Equine Professionals Change Lives Through Safe Experiences with Horses. The purpose of CHA is to promote excellence in safety and education for the benefit of the horse industry. CHA certifies equine professionals such as riding instructors and equine facility managers, accredits equestrian facilities, publishes educational manuals, produces educational streaming videos and webinars, and hosts regional and international conferences. For more information on the largest certifying body of equine professionals in North America, Certified Horsemanship Association, please visit www.CHA.horse or call 859-259-3399. To find a certified horseback riding instructor or accredited equine facility near you, visit www.CHA.horse