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*Please note if paying online a 4% administrative fee will be added or due upon reciept.  

2020 GOHJA

Membership Form

As of November 13, 2019

Application Information

The GOHJA show year runs from December 1 to November 30, annually. All memberships, except Lifetime memberships, expire on November 30th. Membership applications will not be accepted without appropriate payment. Make checks payable to “GOHJA”.  Membership applications will not be accepted without appropriate signatures. A Signature is required for each Member. The parent or Legal Guardian must sign for minor members. Trainers or Barn Managers are not authorized, signers. Memberships go into effect when the application is complete per above and received by the Show Secretary at a GOHJA show or received (postmarked) through the US mail by the Membership Secretary. Exhibitors at GOHJA sanctioned competitions must be members in order to accumulate points toward Year-End awards. Membership is not retroactive; exhibitors must be members on or before the date of a competition to receive points from that show. If mailing in your application, please make checks payable to “GOHJA”. You can complete the online application and pay membership fee through Paypal OR mail a hard copy of the application with check payment to, please note if paying online there is a 4% administrative fee added or due upon receipt:

 

MAIL TO:

Michelle Durocher

Membership Director, GOHJA

  • 5555 State Road 11

  • De Leon Springs, FL 32130.

Membership Types

Junior

Membership for a single Junior individual.

 

Senior

Membership for a single Senior individual. May be an Amateur, Professional or Supporting member.

 

Family

Membership for a husband, wife and all children or step-children (under age 21) living in the same household. 

 

Organization

Membership for an Organization (group, business, etc.) which includes membership for one Senior individual.

 

Lifetime

Membership for a single individual which does not expire for the life of the individual Member

 

Classifications:

Junior

An individual who is 17 years old or younger on December 1 of current year.

 

Senior Amateur

An individual who is 18 years old or older on December 1st of current year and meets the criteria of USEF GR1306 for Amateur Status. Senior

 

Professional

An individual who is 18 years old or older on December 1st of current year and meets the criteria of USEF GR1308 for Professional Status.

 

Supporting

An individual who does not participate in shows as an exhibitor, rider, trainer or coach.

Supporting

$30

Family

$50

Lifetime

$200

Organization

$50

Senior

$30

Junior

$30

Junior

$30

Senior

$30

Supporting

$30

Organization

$50

Family

$50

Lifetime

$200

Application Information 

The 2018 GOHJA show year runs from December 1, 2017, to November 30, 2018. All memberships, except Lifetime memberships, expire on November 30th. § Membership applications will not be accepted without appropriate payment. Make checks payable to “GOHJA”. § Membership applications will not be accepted without appropriate signatures. A Signature is required for each Member. The parent or Legal Guardian must sign for minor members. Trainers or Barn Managers are not authorized, signers. § Memberships go into effect when the application is complete per above and received by the Show Secretary at a GOHJA show or received (postmarked) through the US mail by the Membership Secretary. § Exhibitors at GOHJA sanctioned competitions must be members in order to accumulate points toward Year-End awards. § Membership is not retroactive; exhibitors must be members on or before the date of a competition to receive points from that show. § Return completed application and membership fee to the membership representative or steward at any GOHJA show or mail them to Michelle Durocher email application to: Membership@gohja.org 

 

Membership Agreement

This document waives important legal rights. Read it carefully before signing. In consideration for my membership in the GOHJA and for the purpose of my participation in any GOHJA sanctioned activity, including, but not limited to GOHJA sanctioned competitions, I agree to the following: (1) I choose to participate voluntarily in the GOHJA and/or GOHJA sanctioned activity with my horse, as a rider, handler, lessee, owner, agent, coach, trainer and/or as the parent/guardian of a junior exhibitor. (2) I am fully aware and acknowledge that equine sports, including GOHJA sanctioned competitions, involve inherent dangerous risks of accident, loss, and serious bodily injury including broken bones, head injuries, trauma, pain, suffering or death (“Harm” and or loss of any kind). (3) I expressly release the GOHJA, Clarcona Horseman’s Park and the Management/Staff of any GOHJA sanctioned competition from all claims for monetary damages or otherwise from any Harm to me or my horse and for any Harm caused by me or my horse to others, even if the Harm resulted, directly or indirectly, from the negligence the GOHJA, Clarcona Horseman’s Park or the Management/Staff of any GOHJA sanctioned competition. (4) I expressly assume all risks of Harm to me or my horse, including Harm resulting from the negligence of the GOHJA, Clarcona Horseman’s Park or the Management/Staff of any GOHJA sanctioned competition. (5) I agree to indemnify (that is, to pay any losses, damages, or costs incurred by) the GOHJA, Clarcona Horseman’s Park and the Management/Staff of any GOHJA sanctioned competition and to hold them harmless with respect to claims for Harm to me or my horse, and for claims made by others for any Harm caused by me or my horse at any GOHJA sanctioned activity. (6) I have read the GOHJA Rules about protective equipment and I understand that I am entitled to wear protective equipment without penalty, and I acknowledge that the GOHJA strongly encourages me that I do so. (7) I understand that under Florida law an equine activity sponsor or equine professional is not liable for an injury to, or death of, a participant in equine activities resulting from the inherent risk of equine activities. (8) I shall be subject to, and bound by, the Constitution, Bylaws and Rules of the GOHJA, the USEF Clarcona Horseman’s Park and the specific rules of any GOHJA sanctioned competition, and will accept as final the decision of the GOHJA Hearings Committee on any question arising under said Rules and agree to hold the GOHJA, the USEF, Clarcona Horseman’s Park, and the Management/Staff of any GOHJA sanctioned competition harmless for any action taken under the above rules. (9) The GOHJA, Clarcona Horseman’s Park and/or the Management/Staff of any GOHJA sanctioned competition may use or assign photographs, videos, audios, cablecasts, or other likenesses of me and my horse taken during the course of a GOHJA sanctioned activity for promotion, coverage or benefit of the activity, sport or the GOHJA. Those likenesses shall not be used to advertise a product and they may not be used in such a way as to jeopardize Amateur Status. I hereby expressly and irrevocably waive and release any rights in connection with such use, including any claim to compensation, invasion of privacy, the right of publicity, or to misappropriation. (10) The construction and application of the GOHJA Rules are governed by the laws of the State of Florida and any action instituted against the GOHJA must be filed in Florida. (11) The GOHJA, Clarcona Horseman’s Park and the Management/Staff of any GOHJA sanctioned competition, as used above, includes all of their officials, officers, directors, employees, agents, personnel, volunteers and affiliated organizations. (12) If I am the parent or legal guardian of a minor child, I consent to the child’s participation and agree to all of the above provisions and assume all of the obligations of this Release and Agreement on the child’s behalf. A Signature is required for each Member. The parent or Legal Guardian must sign for minor members. Trainers or Barn Managers have not authorized signers. Riders mounted before paramedics arrive ride at their own risk.

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