Sweet Briar College to host the 37th Annual ANRC National Intercollegiate Equitation Championship
RELEASE: February 19, 2014
AUTHOR/ADMINISTRATOR: ANRC Communications
The 37th Annual American National Riding Commission (ANRC) National Intercollegiate Equitation Championship is being hosted by Sweet Briar College, Sweet Briar, Virginia April 25 -27, 2014. Approximately 15-20 college teams will showcase their most talented riders, who will be judged and scored in four phases: a Program Ride (including USEF hunter equitation tests); a Hunter Seat Equitation Medal Course; a Derby Style Equitation Course (over natural obstacles in a field); and a written test based on riding theory and equine science. Novice division entries will compete over fences at 2’6” and National division entries will compete over fences at 3’.
USHJA is the primary sponsor of the event and participants are eligible for USHJA Affiliate Equitation awards. Both individuals and teams will receive honors and awards from ANRC, USHJA (United States Hunter Jumper Association) and USEF (United States Equestrian Federation).
Judges for the 2014 championship will be Mr. George H. Morris of Port St. Lucie, FL and Ms. Kip Rosenthal of Brewster, NY. The written test judge is Marion Lee from Leesburg, Virginia. For more information about the 2014 championship, visit the ANRC website at www.anrc.org