Fairfield, CT (October 18, 2013) The Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) will have a significant presence at Equine Affaire, November 7-10, at the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, MA. For parents and college-bound students looking for information on programs and equestrian teams, IHSA will again host a booth (#821) in the Better Living Center (BLC), with a new banner and digital photo presentations.
On Friday, November 8, in the Youth Pavilion, Mount Holyoke College three-time IHSA Collegiate Cup National Champion Team coach, IHSA Lifetime Achievement Award recipient (1998) and MHC Athletics Hall of Fame 1985-86 equestrian team coach, C.J. Law will be a featured guest speaker, talking about College Riding, with a focus on how to incorporate riding and showing into a positive and rewarding college experience. The 2013 Youth Pavilion and speakers schedule will be available soon at www.equineaffaire.com.
IHSA promotes competition for riders of all skill levels, who compete individually and as teams at regional and national levels, based on the principle that any college student should be able to participate in horse shows regardless of his or her financial status or riding level. Learn more about its scholarships, internships and other membership bonuses at www.IHSAinc.com and follow more than 400 teams and 9,500 riders on Facebook and Twitter at @IHSAinc
The IHSA mission is to promote competition for riders of all skill levels, who compete individually and as teams at regional and national levels. IHSA is based on the principle that any college student should be able to participate in horse shows regardless of financial status or riding level. More than 400 educational institutions in the U.S. and parts of Canada have teams belonging to IHSA, including student academic clubs, JV, and/or varsity programs. Learn more at www.ihsainc.com and connect with more than 6,800 student riders and coaches on Facebook and Twitter @IHSAinc.