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Equine Science Program Fall 2007 Horse Show - December 14
December 13, 2007

Contact: Brooke Marcus, Equine Science Teaching Specialist, 218-281-8111 (marcu047@umn.edu); Krista Lemos, director of communications, 218-281-8438 (klemos@umn.edu)


CROOKSTON, Minn. (December 13, 2007) – The University of Minnesota, Crookston Equine Science Program is holding the first annual Educational Horse Show Friday, Dec. 14. Events begin at 1 p.m. in the University Teaching and Outreach Center Arena (UTOC) on campus. Students in riding classes will showcase the skills, knowledge and horsemanship they have been working on throughout the semester. Students who have been training young horses in the Training & Showing class will also demonstrate their skills and abilities with their training horses.

Schedule of events:
1.    Advanced Equitation Over Fences
2.    Beginning Equitation Over Fences
3.    Training & Showing Showmanship
4.    Advanced Hunt Seat Equitation on the Flat
5.    Beginning Hunt Seat Equitation on the Flat
6.    Advanced Western Horsemanship
7.    Training & Showing Hunt Seat Pleasure
8.    Training & Showing Western Pleasure
9.    Saddle Seat Equitation
10.    Beginning Western Horsemanship
11.    Freestyle Reining

For more details, contact Equine Science Teaching Specialist Brooke Marcus at marcu047@umn.edu or 218-281-8111.

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