If you would like a WCHA membership, you may fill out the form below and submit it electronically. You will be invoiced for payment after the form is successfully submitted. Your membership will not be processed until payment has been made.

Alternatively CLICK HERE to print the application form to be filled out and mailed with payment.

Online Membership Application

Applications may be accepted or denied without recourse of any nature

Membership begins the day the membership form and payment are received by the WCHA Office or by a WCHA Event Show Office representing the WCHA and expires December 31 of the calendar year of purchase.

Section A: Non-Pro Applicants

NON-PRO STATEMENT OF ELIGILBILTY: Exhibitor has not shown, sold a horse for a third party, judged, trained or assisted in training a horse for remuneration, including commissions, nor received compensation for instructing another person in riding, driving, training, or showing a horse for five years previous to application for Non-pro membership. Payment of entry fees and/or by anyone other than the Non-pro, his/her immediate family, or a corporation, partnership or other business entity in which the Non-pro and/or a member of his/her immediate family are the sole and only owner, shall be considered remuneration. A Non-pro cannot be an approved horse show judge for any association or have judged an open, 4-H or breed show for the past 60 months. Violations will be grounds for forfeiture of all prizes, prize monies and of all fees paid and possible suspension from the WCHA.

Section B: Membership Definitions

Regular Membership – Full Membership Privileges – Restricted to one person, carried in that person’s legal name only, providing full privileges of the WCHA including eligibility to participate in WCHA’s Open Division of shows and other WCHA activities that require individual membership.

Lifetime Regular Membership – Established in the name of a joint, assumed or trade names, corporate, partnership (general or limited), syndicate or joint venture or decedent’s estate, trust, guardianship or other custodial legal entity shall have the right to designate one individual to vote and exhibit as if they had an individual membership. Such designation is for the life of the membership.

Joint Membership – A combination of two persons such as a husband and wife, includes such designations as John and Jane Doe, John or Jane Doe, John and/or Jane Doe and John/Jane Doe.

Assumed or Trade Name Membership – Person or persons or artificial legal entity, such as A. Smith dba/Smith Ranches; Smith Ranches, a sole proprietorship of A. Smith; or any other designation not being the legal name of the person or artificial legal entity.

Corporate – Corporations in good standing in the state or country of their incorporation, the officers, representatives, shareholders and all beneficial owners.

Partnership (General or Limited) – Partnerships in good standing in the state, province or country of their organization, the partners, limited partners, representatives and all beneficial owners.

Syndicate or Joint Venture – Syndicates or joint ventures in good standing in the state, province or country of their organization, the representatives and all beneficial owners.

Decedent’s Estate, Trust, Guardianship or other custodial legal entity – Decedent’s estate, trust, guardianship, or other custodial legal entity, the person for which the entity is created, his representative and all beneficial owners or beneficiaries.

Membership Fees

Membership begins the day the membership form and payment are received by the WCHA Office or by a WCHA Event Show Office representing the WCHA and expires December 31 of the calendar year of purchase.

2017 – 2019 WCHA 3 YEAR MEMBERSHIP FEES:

  • 3-Year Regular (Open) Membership – $150 USD
  • 3-Year Non-Pro (Amateur) Membership – $120 USD
  • 3-Year Youth (age 18 or under as of Jan. 1st of membership year) Membership – $75 USD
  • 3-Year Memberships will receive a special WCHA gift of appreciation

2017 INDIVIDUAL ANNUAL WCHA MEMBERSHIPS ARE ALSO AVAILABLE:

  • 1-Year Regular (Open) Membership – $50 USD
  • 1-Year Non-Pro (Amateur) Membership – $40 USD
  • 1-Year Youth (age 18 or under as of Jan. 1st of membership year) Membership – $25 USD

Fill in the information below and submit it. WCHA will then invoice you for the membership fee. Your membership will not be processed until payment is received.

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Note: 3-Year Memberships will receive a special WCHA gift of appreciation

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