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Athletic Equestrian Podcast

Navigating the world of collegiate riding is a mystery to most young rider athletes and their families.  Sally Batton, a collegiate varsity equestrian coach for over 30 years, interviews coaches, organizations and riders for their insight on what it takes to ride on a collegiate equestrian team.  So saddle up and join her as she reveals the inner workings of collegiate equestrian. 

Sep 10, 2021

Equitana USA celebrates the horse through education, entertainment and a trade fair at the Kentucky Horse Park Oct 1st through 3rd in Lexington, KY.  The Equitana Event Director Meghan Margewicz discusses some of the booths, seminars, clinics and entertainment that will be offered at Equitana, including three sessions...


Sep 9, 2021

Ginger Henderson is the President of the Intercollegiate Dressage Association (IDA) and is the Chair of the Equestrian Studies department at Averett University in Danville, VA.  She is a graduate of Averett University and has her Master’s from Lynchburg University.  Ginger is the Head Coach of the Averett IDA team...


Sep 2, 2021

Boo Major enters her 24th year as the Head Coach of the University of South Carolina (USC) NCEA Equestrian Team.  Boo has both her BA and MA from the University of South Carolina and was named the NCEA Coach of the Year in 2014 and 2015.  Boo has led the USC team to three NCEA Overall Championships and three...


Aug 25, 2021

Jen Smith is the Equestrian Director and IHSA Head Coach at Goucher College located in Baltimore, MD. Jen graduated from Lynchburg College and has been working at Goucher since
2007 where she started her career as the Assistant Director of Riding before becoming the Director in 2013. Jen is the IHSA Zone IV, Region I...


Aug 18, 2021

Lizzie Fisch is the Associate Director, Head IHSA Coach and Assistant NCEA Coach of the Sweet Briar College Equestrian Program in Sweet Briar, VA.  Lizzie is a graduate of Randolph-Macon College and had a varied background working in various Show Jumping, Dressage and Eventing barns before coming to Sweet Briar.  The...