Get Your Pencils Out, It's Test Time!
Friday, May 9, 2014
Get Out Your Pencils, It’s Test Time!
7, 2014 (Lexington, KY) – The United States Pony Clubs, Inc.
is proud to be a sponsor of the written test for the Interscholastic Equestrian
Association National Finals in both Hunt Seat and Western. The Holy Innocents’ Horsemanship Test –
presented by The United States Pony Clubs, Inc. will take place on Saturday,
May 17, 2014 in Springfield, Massachusetts.
The Interscholastic Equestrian Association Horseman’s Knowledge Test –
presented by The United States Pony Clubs, Inc. will take place on Thursday,
June 26, 2014 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
The top team from each test will be invited to compete in The United
States Pony Clubs, Inc. 2014 Quiz Championships held at the Kentucky Horse Park
in Lexington, Kentucky on July 15 – 18, 2014.
The Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School Horsemanship
Test and The Horseman’s Knowledge Test were created to promote good
horsemanship among Interscholastic Equestrian Association athletes. They are intended to compliment the
Interscholastic Equestrian Association’s mission to educate younger equestrians
in all areas of equestrian studies and focuses on the belief that horsemanship
always comes first. The United States
Pony Clubs, Inc. is proud to support the Interscholastic Equestrian Association
in their goal to foster and educate well-rounded horse people.
Pony Club - The United States Pony Clubs, Inc.
(Pony Club) was founded in 1954 as a nonprofit national youth organization to
teach riding and horsemanship through a formal educational program. There are
approximately 10,000 Pony Club members in over 600 clubs and riding centers
throughout the country. Many of the nation’s top equestrians, including several
of our Olympic team members, business professionals, government leaders and
career military officers, have roots in Pony Club. Traditional members range in
age from as young as 4 through age 25. Pony Club also offers educational
opportunities to over 500 adult members in its Horsemasters Program. www.ponyclub.org.