Top 5 Reasons To Join IEAFebruary 9 2016
By The Honest Trainer
The Interscholastic Equestrian Association introduces students in private and public middle and secondary schools to equestrian sports and promotes and improves the quality of equestrian competition and instruction.
- Reason #1: You don't have to own your own horse
IEA is one of the few equestrian competitions that you ride strictly school horses.
- Reason #2: You can be any level of riding
Classes are offered in 4 levels: beginner, novice, intermediate and open, so anyone can compete!
- Reason #3: IEA is offered to students grades 6 through 12
Middle School and High School teams are available and students can start at any time.
- Reason #4: Riders have the chance to win scholarships
The IEA awards a total of $15,000 in scholarships to top placing and second highest placing seniors at National Finals
- Reason #5: You get to be a part of a team at your school
Soccer and field hockey aren't for everyone. If riding is your only sport, now you can be a part of a team at your school!