• Pony Club Love,  Slices of Life

    Success Story from an H-A

    A longtime, nearly a lifetime, goal has come to fruition: I am now an H-A! That orange felt represents that I'm an H-A member of USPC. I passed the oral knowledge test for this level back in 2007. Fourteen years and three attempts later, I passed the B riding to make it a complete H-A, as Willy and I danced in the sand at Second-Level Dressage to complete the B dressage testing. It was a lot of work, but so worth the journey and end result!

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    NYB: National Youth Board Member Spotlight: Emily H.

    Hi There! My name is Emily H. I am a member of the Roanoke Valley Pony Club in the Old Dominion Region. I am a C-2 HM and C-1 Western, but I also have certifications in Dressage, Hunt Seat, and Eventing. I am currently working towards my HB and C-2 riding certifications. I am very active in my region. I compete in rallies (which are TONS of fun), volunteer at shows, and sit as Chair of my region’s Regional Youth Council.  Ever since joining Pony Club in January of 2017, I had dreamed of being an NYB member with hopes to further serve my Pony Club community. And my dream…

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    NYB: Say Hello to No Stirrup November

    By: Emily Harris It is finally November, which means we are getting very close to the end of the year. There are so many things to look forward to, but every equestrian knows what the month of November means. I am pretty sure it has been forgotten who started No Stirrups November in the first place, but it has impacted riders across the nation. In preparation for “No Stirrup November” we want to share some tips with you to make sure that you are prepared and ready to go stirrupless when you go to take up the challenge. Tip 1: Wear Comfortable Clothes. Wearing comfortable clothes while going stirrupless is…

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    NYB: Winter Barn Prep: How to Prep your Ponies and Facilities for the Cold

    With winter just around the corner, or maybe even here in some states, it is important to make sure your ponies, your barn, and even you are ready for the cold! While winter looks different all around the country, here are some tips on how you can be ready for these frigid, snowy months! Check and Weatherproof Blankets Having well fitting, waterproof blankets is a must for the winter! Take a few minutes to label your blankets so they don’t get lost at the barn, check them over and patch any holes or loose stitching, and spray them down with some waterproof spray to keep your horses dry through the…

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