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Nevada State Horseman's Association Region V

Nevada Family-Friendly Horse AssociationCelebrating 66 Years of Horse Shows in Nevada

Mission Statement

Established in 1957, the purpose of the Association is to sponsor and promote interest and activities for equestrians throughout the state of Nevada.  We support activities concerning horses while encouraging sponsorship of horse shows, and any activity which will further the general purpose of NSHA V and the interest of equestrians.

NSHA V is a "not for profit" association providing a wholesome environment for children, adults and the disabled to display their talents and be rewarded for their athletic achievement and hard work with horses.  We are the most enduring horseman's association in Nevada with proven commitment and dedication to equestrians and their horses in Nevada.

NSHA V is a Multiple-Disciplinary Open Breed 6 Show Series
Show Overall High Point Division Awards
Division Overall High Point Trophy Series
Division Overall High Point Buckle Series
Year-End Awards for Nominated Members
All Shows At Horseman's Park, Las Vegas

Spring Show Dates:

Trophy Series #1-3:

  • February 18-19, 2023

  • March 18-19, 2023

  • April 23-24, 2023


Buckle Series #1:

WD classes only

  • May 13, 2023

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Fall Show Dates:

Buckle Series cont.:

  • Sept. 23-24, 2023

  • Nov. 11, 2023 is a Double Judged - Double Points Show

Our Shows

Junior, Adult Amateur & Open Classes

Walk Trot Jog and 3-Gaited Classes

Halter                      Ranch Rail

Showmanship         Ranch Riding

Lead Line                Reining

Wam-Up                  Ranch Horse Confirmation

English Pleasure     Western Pleasure

English Equitation   Western Horsemanship

English Trail             Western Trail

In-Hand Trail            Miniature Horse, Burro, Mule

Gait of Choice         Western Dressage

Award Divisions:

Halter Horse

English Horse

Western Horse

Working Western Horse

Miniature Horse, Mule, Burro

Western Dressage Horse

Senior Rider Junior Rider

Adult Amateur Rider

Walk Trot Jog Adult Amateur Rider

Walk Trot Jog Junior Rider

Walk Trot Jog Open Rider

All Around Performance Horse

Junior Horse Senior Horse

Plus Breed Awards

Show Fee Payment 

Please avoid Late Fee of $25

Online Registration Deadline for NSHA V Open Breed Show is:

Western Dressage Classes ~ September 24, 2023

Saturday Classes 1-66  ~ September 23, 2023

Western Dressage Order of Go, as published, is approved by NSHA V Show Management. 

Message us via the contact form below with any questions.

Thank you.


Reservation Method:
To make reservations for standard rooms please call Arizona Charlie's at 800 342-2695 and ask for the
NV State Horsemen's Association corporate rate. Reference Group Code X-NSH23.

(Direct Bill - Individual to Pay All Charges)

Wild Icelandic Horses

 Association Affiliates

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Developed for Registered Association members who may not have the opportunity to attend national competitions. PtHA OCAP, AQHA PAC, AHA Incentive Programs (Achievement, Dressage, Frequent Rider, Endurance, and Recognition Awards), and Friesian Open Competition Award Program  allows participants to earn points at local open shows that will go toward specific awards.  Please see your Association website for more information.  Present your forms to our Show Secretary for verification.


Youth Sponsors - Callie Klein, Leslie Browder, Stephanie Brown

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Show Sponsors

Heaton Performance Horses - Carolyn Heaton (WD Arena)

4G Concrete - Amanda & Matt Gates - Mini Jumps

WC Equestrian Las Vegas -High Score Awards WD

Paula Tilley - WD Class Ribbons, Callie Klein - Judges Airfare, Zen Equine Body Work

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Trophy Sponsors

Pat Van Duinen, Deborah David, Leslie Browder, Pampered Pony Equine PEMP Therapy, Christie Eliis, Jessie Mix - Maximus, Stephanie Brown, Diana Avery - Memory of Jack, Forever Shameless, Paula Tilley, Rocki Battrick - Heza Disco Kid

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Buckle Sponsors

Pat Van Duinen, Christie Ellis, Lisa Erickson, Tonya Skinner, Dr. Linsey Adams - Stride to Solutions, Raquel S. Floyd, Erika Baumann, Double AA Ranch - Dania Spor-Orellana, Megan Randall, 4G Concrete, Thousand Trails Ranch

Upcoming Events

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Nevada State Horseman's Association Region V Board

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Kristin Kidney

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Vice President
Todd Van Duinen

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Pat Van Duinen


Rachael Rosenthal


Rocki Battrick

Record of Board Meeting Summary are contained in the General Membership Minutes sent to Members with agenda prior to each General Membership Meeting and as require by NSHA V Bylaws and Competition Rules Article VI Board of Directors Section 10 (page 5), posted to the website.

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