Equestrian Team

Org Info

The Equestrian Show Team offers UWEC students the opportunity to improve horsemanship skills, volunteer at a local stable, and compete in an intercollegiate organization. Competition includes a variety of disciplines, including Hunt Seat, Jumping, Western Horsemanship, and Reining. Team members volunteer at Trinity Equestrian Center feeding horses, cleaning stalls, and assisting with events for the barn's therapeutic riding program.

Director/ Staff Leaders: 

Staff Advisor: Lori Bica

Coach: Amanda Howe

Recent Awards/Achievements

Members from both the Hunt and Western teams have qualified for and competed in Regionals for the 2017-2018 season

2017 Western Team member Kayla Huntington placed 1stin regional and qualified for Zones

2017- 2018- Western Team won reserve team-high point 2 times over the season

Requirements

There is no major requirement

Members are required to go to all shows of their respective teams

Private lessons may be arranged individually, at full cost, with coach Amanda Howe at her private facility


Opportunities For Individual Members

Individuals have the opportunity to ride in weekly lessons and compete in 4-5 shows per season. There are also several

fundraising and volunteer opportunities per year.