Pony Club

October 2015

7 Important questions to ask when Finding a Lesson Barn for your Child

If we look very closely at the earliest cave paintings featuring horses, we’ll probably see a child in the background begging its parents for riding lessons. If your family represents a modern day version of that scenario, we have a few questions for you to consider when choosing the best lesson program for your child.
You may be surprised to see that the first several questions don’t address the barn, but rather your child. Starting with […]

June 2015

2-Day Show Jumping, Riding and Course Design Clinic with Richard Lamb July 11-12

Help support the River Bend Pony Club as they sponsor a 2-day Jumping Riding and Course Design Clinic on July 11-12 with Richard Lamb.  Richard Lamb is a USEA Certified Level 3 Instructor, USEF National Pony Jumper Championships Chef d’Equipe, USPC Championships Show Jumping Course Designer, and 1996 Olympic Games show jumping Technical Coordinator.  Clinic will be held at Frying Pan Park in Herndon, Virginia and is organized by the River Bend Pony Club. Cost of […]

February 2015

River Bend Pony Club Combined Test & Schooling Show March 15, 2015

The River Bend Pony Club will host their combined test and schooling show on March 15. Build up from First Timers (18″) through Baby Novice (2’3″), Beginner Novice (2’7″), Novice (2’11”) and Training (3’3″) to Preliminary (3’7″).  Schooling Rides earn you a judged dressage ride and/or 3 minutes in our jumping arena for you to do whatever you want!

The event will be held at Frying Pan Park in Herndon, Va; Opening Date – January 12 (Entries […]

January 2015

U. S. Pony Club Annual Meeting to be held in Arlington VA Jan. 21-25

The United States Pony Clubs, Inc. (USPC) annual meeting and equine symposium will be held Jan. 21–25, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency in Crystal City, Arlington, Va., and will be co-hosted by the Capital and Virginia regions of the USPC.

The annual meeting and equine science symposium gathers USPC youth and horsemaster members, volunteers, and club and regional officers for workshops, meetings, educational activities, and an equestrian anatomy lab with hands-on activities designed for all levels […]

October 2014

US Pony Club members invited to enter design contest for the US Park Police Mounted Unit new stabling in DC

The United States Pony Clubs, Inc. has been invited to partner with The Trust for the National Mall to assist in their efforts to provide design ideas and considerations for the new and upgraded stabling for the horses of the U.S. Park Police Mounted Unit. Located in the Ash Woods of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., near the Korean War Memorial, the current stables and building are outdated and no longer meet the […]

March 2013

Open Pony Club Games Mini Camp/Friendly Competition at Great Meadows Polo Arena March 16th

What: Fun Relay Games Mini Camp on Horseback – Fundraiser for Virginia Region Pony Club team

Where: Great Meadows Polo Arena, The Plains, VA When: March 16th 9am – 3 PM — Registration starts 8:30 Costs: $35/donation to participate/spectators free

More Info: Jennifer Carpenter, CWPC DC cwpcdc@gmail.com, https://sites.google.com/site/casanovawarrentonponyclub/

Purceville, VA— Bring your horse or pony and join the Casanova-Warrenton Pony Club (CWPC) in a skill building mini camp in the morning and a friendly games competition in the afternoon, […]