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Events are listed for New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. To have your event listed e-mail lshupe@tapinto.net. For premium event listings enter them online at https://www.tapinto.net/events/new?premium=true Nov. 3 — Barrel Racing, Riders and their Horses run through a cloverleaf pattern timed to the hundredth of a second. The barrel racing competitor pays a cash entry fee and along with added prize money, hopes to cross the finish line with one of the fastest times to earn a portion of it, Horse Park of N.J., ...

Volunteer Opportunities

DEVON, Pa. — Plans have begun for the 2019 Dressage at Devon (www.dressageatdevon.org). As a part of the planning process, says Lori Kaminski, president. “We're always looking for new people to join our active DAD committee.” “We are looking for people with financial, legal and/or fund raising experience for Board positions, as well as a person with excellent contacts in the dressage community,” she added. Of course, the show depends on its volunteers are all levels and those who are interested are ...

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Dressage At Devon Seeks Board Members, Other Volunteers

DEVON, Pa. — Plans have begun for the 2019 Dressage at Devon (www.dressageatdevon.org). As a part of the planning process, says Lori Kaminski, president. “We're always looking for new people to join our active DAD committee.”

“We are looking for people with financial, legal and/or fund raising experience for Board positions, as well as a person with excellent ...

Foal Patrol Season 2 Debuts Dec. 28, With Foal Patrol Kids!

December 12, 2018

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will debut Foal Patrol Season 2 online Dec. 28 at www.foalpatrol.com, and celebrate the new season with a family-friendly Foal Patrol Kids! open house at the Museum that day from 10 a.m. to noon. The open house will feature numerous educational initiatives, including the opportunity to meet a mare and foal on the ...

2019 Equestrian Businesswomen Summit Is Jan. 9

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Equestrian Businesswomen (EQBW) Summit will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in West Palm Beach, Fla.

The EQBW Summit will provide thought-provoking and inspiring speakers talking about timely, relevant topics to help engage, support, and inform equestrian businesswomen.

Equestrians in roles as riders, trainers, ...

N.J. High School Seniors Can Apply For Ag Achievement Award By Jan. 10

MANALAPAN, N.J. — New Jersey residents who are entering their senior year in high school this fall and are planning a career in agriculture or science may apply for the New Jersey Agricultural Achievement Award.  One winner will be selected and awarded a scholarship to honor their achievements.

The New Jersey Agricultural Achievement Award, sponsored by Dr. Amy Butewicz, a former ...

Paris Or Ireland? SRF Raffle Winner Can Choose

CREAM RIDGE, N.J. — The Standardbred Retirement Foundation's (SRF) added an option to its raffle to win a trip to the famous Prix d'Amerique race in Paris.

For those who prefer 1,000 acres to ride through in Ireland, an 1800's castle to tuck into at night, a full spa to relax at and so much more. SRF is offering your choice of either when you win. The drawing is Monday, Dec.

Registration For Winter Lessons At Lord Stirling Starts Dec. 8

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The Somerset County Park Commission announces that openings are available for Winter Horseback Riding Classes at Lord Stirling Stable, located at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, N.J.  Lessons are offered to juniors (ages 9-17) and adults, and will accommodate the absolute beginner through more advanced levels with jumping experience.  The 10-week ...