American Saddlebred Horse Association of New Jersey

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 In 1986, the Jersey Classic relocated to the Horse Park of New Jersey.  It was a new facility with not a tree in sight. We have since watched it grow into one of the finest show grounds in the East.  Located at 626 Route 524 in Upper Freehold Township, Monmouth County, it is easily accessible just minutes off Route 195.   

We welcome spectators to come spend an enjoyable time with us at the Horse Park located in a beautiful, country setting.    

Horses enrolled in the High Point Award program compete for the Charles "Doc" Covino Perpetual Memorial Trophy. This "Horse of the Year" Award is earned by the Saddlebred that accumulates the most over-all points at qualifying horse shows.  Our thanks again to the Aversenti and Covino families for donating this beautiful trophy.  

 

 The Annual Jersey Classic Horse Show will take place                      June 8-10, 2018

The Horse Show committee has been hard at work to make this annual event held at the Horse Park of NJ a fun filled weekend for all exhibitors, family, friends and spectators.  Plan now to attend!

To everyone who brought horses, competed, sponsored, volunteered or participated in some way last year we want to say THANK YOU!  

The Show is seeking sponsors and donors at this time.  You are vital to the show's existence and success!  Click here for the sponsorship form. 

Click here for the Prize List and click here for the class schedule.

UPDATE (5/30):  Hospitality – coffee & donuts each morning sponsored by North Wind Stables and Scussell Farm

Welcome baskets sponsored by Smoke Hollow Farm

Change Class #58 to Lead Line Pattern class (click here for attachment)

Exhibitor party including Karaoke immediately following last class (74) Saturday

Exhibitor Party Music by Sneed entertainment

Exhibitor Party Food from Phil's Pizza, Allentown NJ

Prizes for all at the Stick Horse class held at the Exhibitor Party

Silent auction ends 9:00pm Saturday

Junior Exhibitor Art Contest judged by Renae Von Zomeren.  Coloring posters and crayons available at the horse show office.

To everyone who couldn't make it last year, we look forward to seeing you in the show ring this year!

Spectators are welcome.  If you are not familiar with the American Saddlebred horse  this is your opportunity to watch them perform.   A kind disposition, trainability and desire to please are among this breed's most desirable traits.  The Saddlebred is a trotting breed that can be taught to perform the slow gait and rack.  And did you know that it is the oldest registered breed in the USA?