Team JSS celebrates our success at the GSDHJA Banquet

Congratulations to all of our riders, owners, and horses!
Alan Smith won the GSDHJA Sportsmanship Award. Responsible was 2nd in modified hunters with Jasmin and Reserve in low AAs with Emily Gafney. Zara and Alan took home 6th in AA jumpers while barn mate Tally Ho Cody was 4th and Taylor Goni on Bronte was 3rd in the same division. Tudor Style and Erin Luth were 3rd flat medal championships and also took home a Top 10 in the adult medal.


Welcome to the family Zara!

Congratulations Alan on the purchase of the wonderful “Zaratina B.”
Zara is a 10 year old 17 hand warmblood mare.
Best of luck on your future together!

Congratulations Champions!

Congratulations to Responsible and Tudor Style – 2017 GSDHJA Champshow Champions!

Buying your first horse or pony?

Check out Jasmin’s article in AcreageLife magazine filled with great tips for buying your first horse or pony.
Can I have a pony, puh-leese?
Thanks to Jonathan Reed for helping with this contribution!

Check out Jasmin’s Tips for Remembering Your Course


Sometimes you just need to get your tips and tricks straight from the trainer’s mouth? Jasmin lends her expertise to the Equestrian Confidential blog, sharing tips for remembering your course.


  • Give yourself extra time
  • Walk your exact track
  • Visualize your course
  • Take a walk
  • Know your strides
  • Don’t fake it
  • Take a picture

Do you panic about learning your jumper course or medal round, or even your hunter rounds? When your heart is racing and points are on the line, it can be tough even to remember a good ol’ side-diagonal-side, not to mention trickier elements like jump offs, trot fences, and work offs.

Here are a few tips, straight from a trainer’s mouth, to help you remember your courses easier so you can focus on the details of your going-to-be-awesome ride!

Remember – you practice this stuff at home week after week, year after year so don’t stress! Shows might feel completely different, but in reality, you already have the skills you need.

Check out the full article on!

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