Peter Cashman, Executive Director and Kelly Francfort, Vice President, explain to the podcast audience the history, basic rules and levels of the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association (IHSA). The IHSA is the oldest and largest of the collegiate equestrian organizations, with over 400 member colleges and universities and over 10,000 student athletes. The IHSA is co-ed, both club and varsity, offers all levels of competition and riders qualify for Regionals, Zones and Nationals throughout the academic year.
The Athletic Equestrian podcast by Sally Batton, 30-year Head Coach of the Varsity Dartmouth College Equestrian Team, navigates the world of collegiate riding as she interviews coaches, organizations and riders for their insight on what it takes to ride on a collegiate equestrian team.
Athletic Equestrian is the organization that oversees the Athletic Equestrian League, Athletic Equestrian Clinics and the upcoming book to be published by Horse and Rider Books, Athletic Equestrian: Ride Like a Varsity Athlete by Sally Batton and Christina Keim.
The Athletic Equestrian League is an organization of equestrian athletes who compete in individual competition offered in both English and Western disciplines. The AEL includes a Minis development division for 1st-3rd grades and competition for 4th-12th graders, Collegiate riders and adults.
Sally Batton, President
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