Improve Your Riding by Exploring Other Disciplines
Have you thought about what could help you become a better rider or improve certain skills with your horse? It's time to think about cross-training, which involves participating in more than one equestrian discipline.
Pony Club Podcast Highlights: Alyssa Sands—Horses, Technology, and Places She Never Dreamed
Check out the highlights from the Pony Club Podcast episode #11. Learn how a love of technology and equines takes one Pony Club member to places she never dreamed.
“Spooky Season” with Horses
As the weather changes, so do horses' attitudes. Crisp fall air brings out the spunk in most horses, and learning to manage their newfound energy can be difficult. Check out some ways to handle spooky season with horses.
Serving Your Community: Lessons from Pony Club
A National Youth Board member shares her experiences of how Pony Club has helped her think about community service and how to help other Pony Club members.
Deciding to Serve as a USPC National Youth Board Member
Meet Gillian W., a USPC member of 14 years who talks about why she joined the National Youth Board, and why other members should consider it as well. It's a worthwhile experience reserved for a few select Pony Club members at a time.
Summer Stress for Horseback Riders
Often times, we are our own worst enemy. Check out this post written by NYB member Maddie Gibbs on how you can tackle this type of stress that comes from working with horses.
2021 Flash Award Winner Runner-Up: “Sugar”
The Liberty Oaks Pony Club shares the story of one of their beloved ponies, Sugar, and how she helped shape the club and the lives of its members. Read this runner-up entry for the 2021 Flash Teamwork Award.
Gearing Up for Certifications: A Personal Point-of-View
Emily Harris, the National Youth Board Chair, gives a personal point of view of earning her Pony Club Certifications and tips on how to exceed
2021 Flash Award Winner: Deer Creek Pony Club
Four members of Deer Creek Pony Club worked together for over two years to save their club. Read the winning entry for the 2021 Flash Teamwork Award.
Recognizing Pony Club’s Volunteers
Pony Club depends on our volunteers—thousands of them! The best way to let volunteers know how valued they are is to say thank you often and show appreciation for their efforts.