Get the biggest bang for your buck! As an unmounted participant you may attend an unlimited amount of seminars and workshops AND you can audit any of the mounted clinics. With 8 unmounted workshop opportunities a day and over 20 topics to be covered, PLUS special opportunities to ride a Reining Horse or a Polo Pony, AND a First Aid course, AND time to work with exceptional NEs in anticipation of your H-B or H-A testings, Festival Education is the place to be this summer!
Mark July 23 - 26, 2011, on your calendar
and come participate in Pony Club Festival,
there is something for Everyone!
Camping Available - click here for information and to make reservations
Unmounted Workshops and Activities for ALL Education Participants:
Vet Box Procedures
How to Build Games Equipment
Equine Laser Therapy
Bandaging for all levels
Equestrian Cross Training
Ride a Reiner - Yes, you can actually ride one!
Anatomy in Motion
Body Score a Horse by Kentucky Horse Council
Ride a Polo Pony and Mechanical Polo Horse
Trailering Safety and Brookledge Farm Trailer Tour
Horse Rescue by Kentucky Large Animal Emergency Response Team
Safety Checks - the Difference between English and Western Tack by CHA
Combined Driving Workshops
Tetrathlon - Swimming and Running with Gold Medalist Sheila Taormina and shooting opportunities too!
Equine Digestive System
Rood and Riddle Vet Presentations- Understanding and Addressing Colic, Lameness in the Foot and Hoof Care, Practical Equine Chiropractic Applications, Pre-purchase Exams info for Buyers and Sellers, Performance Dentistry, Conditioning Your Sport Horse.
Rider Safet y- Helmets and Vests
Special H-B and H-A workshops for anyone to attend!
Mounted Clinicians are:
Reese Koffler Stanfield
There will also be mounted clinics in:
Games - with Megan Mendenhall
Polocrosse - with Ryan Murphy and Dori Johnson
Distance Riding - with Susan Hill Hanks
Horsemanship/Ground Work - with Lexington Mounted Police
Foxhunting - with Linda and Kara Hagerman and local Hunt Clubs
Education Costs & Registration Info:
$425 for Mounted Pony Club member
$225 for Unmounted Pony Club member
$150 for Parents/Leaders/Friends
Registration forms for the Education portion of Festival can be found in the Goldbook.
CLOSING DATE: Tuesday, July 5, 2011
Entries will be accepted after this date on a space-available basis.
All late entries will be subject to a $50 late fee.