6 Things to Do in OC­TO­BER

Practical Horseman - - The Ride of Your Life -

SUB­MIT your ap­pli­ca­tion by Oct. 2 for one of two USEA Worth the Trust Schol­ar­ships: a $2,000 award for an adult am­a­teur (age 26 or older) and a $3,000 schol­ar­ship for a young adult (age 16–25); www.usev­ent­ing.com.

EX­PE­RI­ENCE the world’s sin­gle largest breed show—the All Amer­i­can Quar­ter Horse Congress—Oct. 3–29, in Colum­bus, OH. More than 23,000 horses will com­pete for $3 mil­lion in cash and prizes; www.quar­ter­horsec­ongress.com.

WATCH ac­com­plished Ju­nior and Young Riders demon­strate their skills dur­ing the mul­ti­ple phases of the Plat­inum Per­for­mance/USEF Show Jump­ing Tal­ent Search Fi­nals East, Oct. 6–8, in Glad­stone, NJ; www.usef.org.

SEE tal­ented even­ters tackle the cross- coun­try course at the Dutta Corp. Fair Hill In­ter­na­tional Three- Day Event, Oct. 12– 15, in Elk­ton, MD. Fair Hill fea­tures a CCI** and CCI*** as well as the Young Event Horse East Coast Cham­pi­onships; www. fairhillinter­na­tional. com.

CHECK OUT the his­toric Penn­syl­va­nia Na­tional Horse Show, Oct. 12–21, in Har­ris­burg, PA. High­lights in­clude the $100,000 Grand Prix de Penn Na­tional, the USEF Na­tional Hunter Seat Medal Fi­nal, a fam­ily fun day (Oct. 14) and a wide va­ri­ety of shop­ping; www.pa­na­tional.org.

CEL­E­BRATE the 50th an­niver­sary of the Cer­ti­fied Horse­man­ship As­so­ci­a­tion dur­ing its In­ter­na­tional Con­fer­ence, Oct. 26–29, in Lex­ing­ton, KY. Sched­uled events in­clude mounted ses­sions on Mid­way Col­lege school horses, work­shops, lec­tures, a silent auc­tion and more; www.cha-ahse.org.

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