About Gymkhana

Welcome to the Islip Horsemen’s Association Gymkhana Page!

Each year IHA sponsors 3 Gymkhana shows at the Bohemia Equestrian Center in which riders of all ages can participate and race against the clock for year end awards! We have a division for everyone…

Half Pint (Leadline & Buckaroo) 

Full Pint 

Green Horse

Junior Beginer, Novice and Open

Adult Beginner, Novice and Open 

For more information in regards to divisions and rules for our shows please refer to the current Prize Book or email Kayla at

Check out below in the News section for a special 50th Anniversary class!


2020 Dates 

Gymkhana Show Series 

May 3, 2020

June 7, 2020

August 9, 2020

Rain Date: August 30, 2020

Jackpot Barrels/LINPBA Show Series 

May 2, 2020

June 6, 2020

August 7, 2020

Rain Date: August 29, 2020


For any inquiries regarding Long Island National Pole Bending Assoc., please contact Rita Gambino





⭐️Jackpot entry is being raised to $40

⭐️Non member fee for Jackpot is being raised to $15

⭐️Jackpot start time is 10:00 for warm ups. Show to start promptly at 11:15a. After Barrels will follow LINPBA.

⭐️There will be NO CLASS CHANGE to the Gymkhana schedule this year

⭐️Buckaroo class price will increase to $10/class


⭐️70% payback at Jackpot Barrel shows  ️

⭐️A special 50th Anniversary class will be added at the end of the day (to be held at all 3 gymkhana shows). Specifications as follows:

-Open to all with no restrictions

-Point system will be the same as other classes

-At the end of the year whoever has the highest points will win a special end of year award (trying to work on having it sponsored)

-This class WILL NOT count towards overall points

-Will place end of year awards for the top 3 riders (will place to 6th if over 10 entries at each show)

-Entry fee $15 members, $20 non members.

Prize Book

2020 Gymkhana Prize Book COLOR.docx (pdf)