FRIDAY, APRIL 20th & SATURDAY, APRIL 21st
NO FRILLS 2 Day ENDURANCE RIDE and RIDE & TIE
plus INTRODUCTORY RIDE on SATURDAY only
(Sanctioned by: AERC, ECTRA, RIDE AND TIE, and SERA)
RIDECAMP IS OPEN and the riders hit the trails bright and early both Friday and Saturday morning. We have gorgeous weather planned,
and the trails are in their early Spring glory. Good luck to all the competitors this weekend!
Click here to download the ECAHS Achievement Award Entry Form.
This award is presented by the Eastern Crabbet Arabian Horse Society to the Arabian and part Arabian horses of
Crabbet breeding that complete and finish the June OD ride in the 100, 50, or 25 mile divisions.
details, please download the flyer and entry form (see link above).
Coming in the Summer 2018
CLINIC - Ride and Tie weekend and Horse Camping/Night Riding Practice
Saturday July 28th and Sunday July 29th
The national Ride and Tie association will be holding their fabulous FREE summer clinic this coming July, hosted this year by the ODEEO.
Designed for all those who love the run-and-ride sport, and all those wanna-bees who would love
the chance to dip their running shoes in the water to try it out, this clinic gives a great oppertunity
to do a practice event, as well as talks with all kinds of tips and info to make a sanctioned Ride and Tie competition a success.
There will also be a barbeque involved, as well as lots of yummy food, and hilarious tales told of past competitions
to keep you well entertained the entire weekend.
Pre-registration is required. We will have more data as the date draws near, so stay tuned and plan to spend a fun
weekend with other runners, horses,
and some awesome Virginia mountain trails.
Coming in the Fall 2018
CLINIC - Endurance Riding 101
September 29th. Location/time TBA
The ODEEO is hosting this welcoming clinic designed exclusively for those who are interested in the sport of endurance but want a
chance to "try it out" in a relaxed, non-stressful venue. This clinic involves all the fun aspects of being a
competitor at an Endurance ride - tips on the best way to overnight camp with your horse, learning what is involved with the vet checks and
vetting procedure, how to ride the trail and understanding what the ribbons overhead on the trees mean, foods
to bring for you and your horse, and so much more. We will have talks, tips, and important info to share as you enjoy
the day of distance education with your horse and fellow enthusiasts.
Pre-registration is required. We will have more information uploaded to this page by at least one month prior to the event.