Less than a year after it was formed the British Para Show Jumping Association (BPSJA) has integrated with the British Show Jumping Association (BSJA).
The BPSJA will run affiliated and unaffiliated competitions for its members as part of the BSJA — in the same way as the British Para Dressage Trust is part of British Dressage.
BPSJA chairman Andy Lawes told H&H: “This is the first step towards us becoming an FEI (International Equestrian Association) sport, which is our aim.
The BPSJA has 35 members but Mr Mac said he envisaged 300 riders taking part within three years.
• Visit: www.bpsja.co.uk
This article was first published in Horse & Hound (21 May, ’09)