Clare Equestrian Team finishes 3rd
The Clare Equestrian Team finished 3rd in the State Championship Meet! It was held at the Midland Fairgrounds on Oct.13-16, 2011. This meet was a 4 day event involving mostly cold, windy & rainy days. There were 40 schools from around the state & approximately 256 riders.
Clare qualified in the A Division which consisted of 10 schools & ten riders or more from each school. The team was very proud with the 3rd. placing as the 1st. & 2nd. place teams consisted of twice as many riders. The teams strongest classes were Western Fitting & Showing, Hunt Seat Fitting & Showing, & Western Equitation.
The team recognizes much of their success due to their coaches, Peggy Stephens, Liz Moore, Jenny Batchelder, & Jenny Schunk who donated their facility and countless hours of time and effort.