Navigating the world of collegiate riding is a mystery to most young rider athletes and their families. Sally Batton, a collegiate varsity equestrian coach for over 30 years, interviews coaches, organizations and riders for their insight on what it takes to ride on a collegiate equestrian team. So saddle up and join her as she reveals the inner workings of collegiate equestrian.
#38 Athletic Equestrian: Riding In College Podcast Series - Steve Shank
Steve Shank is the Equestrian Program Director for Alfred University located in Alfred, NY and is also the Western IHSA Team Head Coach. Steve discusses the various tracks available to students at the school as well as the various varsity teams including Western, Hunt Seat and Dressage team. Steve has his BBA and MBA from Niagara University in Lewiston, NY.
#37 Athletic Equestrian: Riding In College Podcast Series - Rachel Salera Kay
Rachel Salera Kay graduated from Delaware Valley University in 2016 with a degree in Media and Communication and a minor in Equine Management. Rachel works as a Product Manager for Schneider's Saddlery and is also the Assistant Coach of the IHSA Hunt Seat Team at Del Val.
#36 Athletic Equestrian: Riding In College Podcast Series - Athletic Equestrian League
Listen in as the tables are turned on podcast host Sally Batton and she's interviewed about the Athletic Equestrian League, a riding league for 1st-12th graders and adults. AEL coach and Ferrum College Head Coach Margaret Cornwell talks to Sally about how the AEL started and where it's at today and how the league prepares student athletes for riding in college.
#35 Athletic Equestrian: Riding In College Podcast - Dirk Fogg
Dirk Fogg is the Head Coach of the Johnson & Wales University Varsity IHSA team located in Providence, RI. Dirk has his BA from Skidmore College and his MBA from Johnson & Wales. He has been on the faculty of the Johnson & Wales Equine Department for 18 years and has been on the IHSA Board of Directors for 15 years as a Regional President.
#34 Athletic Equestrian: Riding in College Podcast Series - Amy Sherrick-Von Schiller
Amy Sherrick-von Schiller is an Associate Professor of Equine Business Management & Head Coach of the Cazenovia College IHSA Team located in Cazenovia, NY. Amy has her BA from Hamilton College & her MBA from Averett College. Amy has coached the Caz team to numerous Regional, Zone and National placings as well as numerous individual IHSA National Championships. Amy has been a member of the Hunter Seat Horse Selection Committee at the IHSA National Championships since 2013.
#33 Athletic Equestrian: Riding in College Podcast Series - Equitana USA
Equitana USA celebrates the horse through education, entertainment and a trade fair at the Kentucky Horse Park Oct 1st through 3rd in Lexington, KY. The Equitana Event Director Meghan Margewicz discusses some of the booths, seminars, clinics and entertainment that will be offered at Equitana, including three sessions by podcast host Sally Batton: a mounted Equicize clinic, a seminar on Riding in College and a seminar on The Athletic Equestrian!