News Highlights

VOTE for US Equestrian Horse of the Year and Equestrian of the Year

Jan 10 2018

Dale Pitcock – Vaughan Smith Trophy Plain City, Ohio Friesian The Vaughan Smith Trophy is presented to the best rider of any horse or pony breed shown in hunter pleasure, show hack, hunter hack, dressage hack, costume, side saddle, …    Read More »


Jan 04 2018

Once again the KFPS Stallion Inspection in Leeuwarden will be broadcast live on Omrop Fryslân. On Saturday January 13th from 8.30 the inspection of the Studbook stallions will be broadcast live by Omrop Fryslân Television and …    Read More »

The Passing of Anton 343 Sport Preferent


The Passing of Anton 343 Sport Preferent

Jan 03 2018

His playful, engaging and affectionate character will leave a void in the hearts of Jamie, Kathy, Shelley and Scott, along with the thousands of Anton fans around the world that have had the honor to experience him in person or have followed him …    Read More »

Isabella W.V.F.


Isabella W.V.F.

Jan 02 2018

Congratulations to Cheryl Gaylord and her horse Isabella W.V.F. (Meinse 439 x Wicher 334) for being named the United States Equestrian Federation Nation Champion Horse of the Year in Friesian Dressage in the US. Isabella W.V.F. is trained by …    Read More »

Recreational Riders

Dec 28 2017

The following riders have all accummulated 250+ hours of recreational riding or driving and will recieve a lapel pin honoring their achievements. Akkerview Friesians, Inc, Salford, ON- 261 hours Sarah Medler, Grayling, MI-295.25 hours …    Read More »

Meet The Candidates

Dec 28 2017

The 2018 election ballots will be sent out to all Full, Business, and Lifetime ballots starting Dec. 29th.  All ballots will need to be submitted by Jan. 31, 2018.  The ballots will be sent out electronically to the email address you …    Read More »

Meet & Greet During Stallion Show

Dec 28 2017

The event will be Thursday Jan. 11 at the WTC restaurant at the conclusion of the young stallions (Approximatley 5PM).    Read More »

2017 IBOP Results

Dec 04 2017

FHANA would like to thank Dream Gait Friesians and Iron Spring Farm for sponsoring the 2017 IBOPS.  The top 5 of each receive a logoed cooler and the champion and reserve champions receive $500 and $250 respectively.  All ties are …    Read More »

2017 ABFP Results

Dec 01 2017

The ABFP testing completed this week in both Michigan and California.  We want to thank all of the owners who participated in the testing and helping to build what we hope to be a very good program for many years to come.  We would also …    Read More »

Board of Directors Notes

Nov 21 2017

The highlights of the meeting are as follows: 1. A motion brought forward to amend a Bylaw to allow for flexibility in the timing of future Annual General Meetings was defeated. 2. The treasurer reported a healthy year-to-date Profit …    Read More »