Resources/Information

The Region’s Feb. 2015 Newsletter

Posted on Feb 3, 2015

February 2015 newsletter

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Horsemasters Integration into Clubs

Posted on Jan 29, 2015

  Attached is an FAQ page explaining the adult HMX (Horsemasters) Integration into clubs, etc. Deb Brown RS Sunshine Region Pony Clubs (352)223-3461 (C) www.sunshineregionponyclubs.org www.ponyclub.org...

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Code of Conduct

Posted on Jan 26, 2015

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Sunshine Region RIC News For C1 and Up January 2015

Posted on Dec 23, 2014

Sunshine Region RIC News For C1 and Up January 2015 Bunny Hendricks RIC   Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, and Happy New Year!   Here we are on the dawn of 2015 with lots of exciting activities and learning opportunities in the making for 2015! And 2015 is starting off at a gallop!   The new 2nd Edition of the “USPC Manual of Horsemanship Vol. III” is now available via USPC’s online bookstore or Amazon! It is an amazing volume of a vast scope and range of information rewritten and edited by some of USPC’s best! The veterinary chapters were done by Dr. Stacy Thacker Anderson...

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The Top Ten “Epic Fails” (To Needlessly Lose Points) In Horse Management at Rallies

Posted on Nov 6, 2014

The Top Ten “Epic Fails” (To Needlessly Lose Points) In Horse Management at Rallies Alita (Bunny) Hendricks USPC Chief HM Judge USPC National Examiner Sunshine Region RIC Why do we judge Horse Management at Rallies any way? We do this for different reasons. Judging HM at Rallies allows us to: 1)      Provide a series of Standards and Expectations that are clearly defined and amplified in the HM Handbook and the United States Pony Clubs Standards of Proficiency to give rally participants standardized and consistent (as much as humanly possible) guidelines for horse care. 2)      Provide a...

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Sunshine Region Instruction/Testing Resources 2014

Posted on Nov 6, 2014

Sunshine Region Instruction/Testing Resources 2014   This is meant to be a list of suggested Instruction/Testing Personnel for Sunshine Region. Included are individuals who have experience teaching and testing and have participated in recent (within 2 years) Regional RIC Clinics (S&C, Instructors’, or Examiners’ Clinics provided by the Region) and/or HM Clinics to remain current with updates and changes in USPC Standards, Curriculum, Best Practices, and Policies. It is suggested, but not required, that clubs use such personnel to improve accuracy and consistency in teaching content...

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