02apr9:00 am4:30 pmEndurance and Competitive Riding 101 Clinic

Event Details

April 2, 2022
The Rustic Star Horse Boarding
5663 124th Ave, Holland, MI 49424


Looking for something fun and new to do with your horse? Want to ride with fun people and explore new places? Maybe distance riding is the sport for you!

What is distance riding?

It’s a sport where you ride a predetermined course within a specific time frame. Distances start at 25 miles up to 100 miles in one day! Intro and Novice rides are typically 5-15 miles.

Clinicians Barb Kurti (Tevis Cup finisher) and Maureen Fehr D.V.M., along with many other Michigan distancer riders will cover the following topics and more!

  • What are distance riding events?
  • How to feed and condition your horse
  • Understanding the vet check, pulse, respiration
  • What to expect when you get to ride camp

An early-bird cost is $75 for ages 17 and up, and $50 for ages 16 and under. Price on the day of the event increases by $15, so please pay and register before March 31, 2022! Payment is due via paypal at time of registering: oakleafrun@gmail.com (Barb Kurti, whose other contact details are listed if any other information is required). Register at Sign Up Genius. Refunds can be issued if notified 1 day in advance.

If you prefer to pay by check, please make them out to: Barb Kurti and send to 319 Quincy Street, Grandville, MI 49418.

Lunch is included with snacks, coffee, tea, hot chocolate and water. Every attendee will receive 1 free GLDRA and UMECRA membership (value $55), stethoscope and more. No horse needed. Dress accordingly for indoor and outdoor presentations.

For questions or information, contact Barb Kurti via test/call 616-460-8041, or e-mail.

Download the flyer here: 2022 Endurance and Competitive Riding Clinic 101


(Saturday) 9:00 am - 4:30 pm


Barb Kurti616-460-8041