May 17, 2012

Legendary Show Jumper Sapphire is Officially Retired

May 15th marked the end of a Show Jumping era, as McLain Ward of Brewster NY, announced the retirement of his Olympic partner Sapphire. This decision comes on the heels of Ward's triumphant return to the show ring, and anticipated selection for the U.S. Olympic Show Jumping Team. Keep reading ...

Barbara Adside Invited to Participate in the ParaEquestrian Olympic Trials

Barbara Adside (last featured in our Nov 2011 issue) has been invited to participate in the ParaEquestrian Olympic Trials in Gladstone, NJ June 10 -14. Her mentors had been grooming Barbara for the 2016 Games, but her skill was noticed at Dressage Affaire in Del Mar last March and she has been invited to train with the PARA Team. Keep reading ...

American Youth Horse Council Seeks Executive Director

The American Youth Horse Council is in search of a new Executive Director. This part-time position requires a dynamic and innovative individual with experience working with boards, event planning and execution, and resource development. Most importantly, the position requires an individual passionate about connecting kids through horses!

Both the Position Description and Announcement are available at the links below. Should you have questions, please contact AYHC President Karen Waite at or 517-432-0383.

Click here for the Position Description. Click here for the Position Announcement.

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