Youth

Nice thoroughbred foals in the stable door. Purebred chestnut racing horses in the barn.

4-H Horse Clubs

The following counties have active 4-H horse clubs. Contact the 4-H agent in your county for specifics. COUNTIES State 4-H Program Leader Pamela B. Ardern, EdD Clemson University 864-650-0295

Young rider and horse train before a competition. Horse riding

Intercollegiate Listings

Equestrian College Riding Programs Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association (IHSA)  The following colleges and universities have Interscholastic Horse Shows Association teams. Zone V, Region III Clemson University,  SC Coach:  Jamie  Rowland Coastal Carolina University,  SC Coach:  Kristina  grigg College of Charleston,  SC Coach:  Robert  Story Converse College,  SC Coach:  Suzanne  Russell Furman University,  SC Coach:  Leslie  Huffman Georgia Southern University,  GA […]

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Interscholastic Program

INTERSCHOLASTIC EQUESTRIAN ASSOCIATION The Interscholastic Equestrian Association is open to public schools, private schools or barn teams for student riders in grades 6-12. Classes are offered in four ability levels: beginner, novice, intermediate, open. Any combination of ability levels on a team is permissible, but it is advantageous to have at least one rider in […]

Western horse and rider competing in pole bending and barrel racing competition.

High School Rodeo

South Carolina High School Rodeo Association For more than 40 years, the South Carolina High School Rodeo Association has been an organization for students who want to participate in the sport of rodeo. They are supervised by a concerned group of adults that are interested in providing an opportunity for students to participate in a non-traditional […]

Pony Club

          Pony Club is the largest equestrian educational organization in the world.  This is where it all begins! Clubs stress education, safety, sportsmanship, stewardship and FUN. Members learn riding and the care of horses through mounted sports. Children start at introductory levels and work their way up to the highest level […]