Southwest Missouri Hunter Jumper Association

Welcome to SMHJA!

The Mission of SMHJA is to encourage excellent horsemanship, sportsmanship, and promote the Hunter Jumper discipline through quality education and events in Southwest Missouri.


Our Objectives:

To promote the education of the membership of SMHJA in the care, use, handling, and good development of horses and horsemanship.

To encourage good sportsmanship and proper conduct among horsemen and horsewomen, to promote youth participation, and to foster good fellowship among all persons interested in horses.

To promote the care, use, and publicity of hunters and jumpers in the Southwest Missouri area.

To support a hunter-jumper show circuit and to assist in establishing hunter-jumper activities in other equestrian events.