2018 Calendar of Events

MARCH 3

     Dressage & CT @ FENCE

 

MARCH 4

     XC Schooling @ FENCE 

 

MARCH 24

      Dressage & CT @ FENCE

 

MAY 5

     Dressage & CT @ FENCE

 

JULY 14

     Dressage ONLY @ FENCE

 

SEPTEMBER 8

     Dressage & CT @ FENCE

 

OCTOBER 13

     Dressage ONLY @ Harmon Field

Educational seminars start at 6:30pm with light refreshments, presentations begin at 7:00pm. NOW HELD at FENCE, 3381 Hunting Country Rd, Tryon NC, free to FRC members, suggsted $5 donation for non-members. Check out our Events Page for details on for details on each Seminar!

Clinics

Shows

Seminars

FEBRUARY 21
    Laminitis / hoof health
 
MARCH 21
    Equine dental health
 
APRIL 18
      Truck & trailer repair / maintenance
 
MAY 16
     Trail riding & etiquette
  
JUNE 6
      "Falling Into Now" Meet The Author
  
AUGUST 15
     Pasture management
 
OCTOBER 17
     Equine chiropractic / bodywork
 
NOVEMBER 14
     Donkeys...this is also the FRC Annual         Meeting & Pot Luck

Other Stuff

JUNE 20 
     Scribe/Ask The Judge Clinic
     6-8:00pm FENCE House Great Room
 
FRC presents a Dressage Scribe Clinic with Margaret Freeman, USDF "S" Judge, local rider and frequent clinician with the Lendon Gray's nationally recognized "Dressage4Kids" program.  Margaret is a freelance writer/editor who covered the equestrian events at seven Olympic Games for the Associated Press, she is executive secretary of the USDF and has been judging for 30 years and judging at the "S" level for 18 years.
 
This clinic will focus on the role and duties of the scribe, and will provide essential real-time practice at scribing current USDF Dressage tests from First level to FEI including a Dressage Freestyle (via video). Additionally, Margaret is encouraging anyone to "Ask the Judge" all those questions they may have always wanted to ask.  Cost is $5 FRC members, $10 non-members. Door prize will be a set of On the Levels dressage tests DVDs as donated by Margaret herself! Those who wish to participate are requested to email the FRC Educational co-chair Barbara Clarke at jbbaclarke@hotmail.com in order to pre-register.
 
MAY 12
ROAD CLEAN-UP
     Meet 10am at Re-Ride Tack Store, 6431 NC-9 Suite 5, Columbus NC
FRC has adopted Moore Road in the Green Creek area as another way for the club to give back to the community.
 

Foothills Riding Club

 JUNE 6
  
Meet the Author and Book Signing….”Falling Into Now”
 
A compelling story of determination, resilience, and persistence in the face of tremendous loss, this memoir is bound to be inspiring, particularly for the many individuals who are forced to confront life-altering challenges.”
 
Claire Smith was a successful equestrian who suffered a severe injury which ended her horse riding career. She will present her book “Falling Into Now” and give a talk about her experiences., answer questions anyone might have about not just the physical/emotional recovery process, but will also be willing to share the process of writing and publishing a book, or any other questions our members might have. 
 
FENCE great room  6:30 social  7:00 presentation