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Show News

Show Schedule and Class List are now online.


Sport Horse Nationals is currently accepting facility bids, please click here for more information.


Future Show Dates

Show Dates Location Closing Date
Sept 18 - 22, 2018  Nampa, ID  TBA 



     Nationals Judges



Exhibitor Information

Omnibus (Smaller printable version)

Classes & Schedules (Schedule revised 10/20/17)

Class Statistics

VIP Dates

Important Dates & Deadlines

Entries Received by Tuesday, July 18 Midnight (MT)   No Penalty

Entries Received bewteen July 19 & September 4, 5pm

     If Qualified for the FIRST TIME   No Penalty
     If Qualified Before June july 18
          (including classes requiring no qualifications)
                    NEW HORSE   $500 Post fee per horse
                    ADDED CLASS   $100 Late Class fee per horse
 Tuesday, August 8, Midnight (MT)   Group Stabling Request Due 
Tuesday, August 8, Midnight (MT)   Last day to enter Dressage or 
   Sport Horse In Hand Classes
 After Thursday, August 8 Noon (MT)   Hand carry entries to the show office
 Friday, September 1    No Arrivals before 8 am
No arrivals between midnight & 7 am
 After Tuesday, September 4, 5 PM   No additional entries will be accepted
Tuesday, September 5, NOON   Last day to order shavings thru AHA
Monday, September 11, 8 AM   All stalls must be vacated




Exhibitor Forms


At The Show

Maps & Directions


 Courtyard Raleigh Crabbtree
   3908 Arrow Dr 
   Raleigh, NC

Fairfield Inn & Suites Raleigh Crabbtree
   2201 Summit Park Lnr 
   Raleigh, NC


Residence Inn Raleigh
   2200 Summit park Ln
   Raleigh, NC



 Additional Hotels



   Southern Exhibition Services



Early Stalling

   McNair Farms




   Don Stine
   17002 Telge Rd
   Cypress, TX 77429




   Kimberly Dickinson Please contact Kim
   with your questions or to sign up at


 Golf Carts

   The Golf Cart Guy
   3917 Old US1 Hwy.
   Hew Hill, NC 27562
   $349 for the week if booked
   before August 1st
   $75/day if booked after August 1st
   To book a golf cart: golfcartguync.com




   The Arabian Horse Global



 Stall Mat Rental

   Rent A Stall Mat Co.
   To reserve: Orders@rentastallmat.com




   Dale Jackson
   Shelbyville, IN


 Medical Services

   Dan Lanphere
   Wendell, NC



 Feed & Bedding

   Will Johnson, Inc


Vets & Farriers


Neuse River Equine
Dr Bob Meyer
Dr Jim Meyer
2961 Wendell Blvd
Wendell, NC




Dale Jackson
Shelbyville, IN


Social Media & Events

Media Information

Thank you for your interest in Sport Horse Nationals! We welcome all media and press outlets during the event. We ask that you give us notice if you are going to be on grounds. For more information or to schedule an interview, contact Mikayla Boge at Mikayla.Boge@arabianhorses.org



Press Releases 



Media Advisories



AHA sends out a Daily Update video every day during Sport Horse Nationals that contains interviews, exciting event coverage and more. If you would like to receive the Daily Update video, please email Mikayla Boge at Mikayla.Boge@arabianhorses.org.


Daily Updates 




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Designed to promote our National Shows and the activities that run concurrently with those events, the #ahaBlueRoom will encourage exhibitors and participants to keep up to date with the latest news and happenings; participate in social media contests, daily trivia and much more.


Be sure to follow the 2017 Sport Horse Nationals Facebook Event page!


The hashtag for the 2017 show is #ahaSHN17. Use this on social media to tag photos, keep up with ride updates, news and more!


 Here are the #ahaBlueRoom events for #ahaSHN17:



Instagram: Create a video on Instagram that showcases why you love Sport Horse Nationals. You can present it any way you would like, but an Arabian horse must be in the video. Make sure to use #ahaSHN17 and tag arabianhorseassoc in the post to enter the contest.  


T.A.I.L. Tour Information



TAIL Tour Dates and Times

  • Thursday September 7

4 pm

  • Friday September 8

2 pm, 4 pm

  • Saturday September 9

10 am, 2 pm


Contact AHA at youth@arabianhorses.org or 303.597.8251 to reserve your spot.


Special Events