The American Junior Paint Horse Association is the youth association of the
American Paint Horse Association. Anyone aged 18 & under (as of January 1st)
with an interest in Paint Horses is invited to join the “j”.
AjPHA members enjoy the same membership benefits as adult APHA members, and can
participate in APHA approved shows and programs. In addition, the AjPHA offers
activities geared toward youth, including a youth leadership conference, art
contest, photography contest, short story contest, and horse judging contest.
AjPHA members are part of a huge family of friends sharing a common bond- a love
for the American Paint Horse. AjPHA offers something for everyone, no matter how
long you have been riding, where you live, or the discipline you enjoy. AjPHA
has members who show on a regular basis, members who ride for fun, and even
members who don’t own a horse.