TPH Education Hub: The Equestrian Student Athlete’s Resource

Sweet Briar College celebrates their victory as newly crowned NCEA 2021 CWD Single Discipline National Champions. Credit: Courtesy of Andrew Rybeck Photography

Want to know what it’s really like to ride for a collegiate team? Interested to find out whether your competitive ambitions, educational goals, and dream of attending a big university can all happen in real life? Eager to learn the best ways to catch the eye of the biggest competitive programs? The Plaid Horse is bringing all of these resources to one place for student athletes, parents, and coaches.

Riders, connect with one another over in The Plaid Horse’s exclusive College Equestrian Facebook group.

Aspiring Collegiate Riders

Check out the riders making a big splash, and well on their way to becoming the next D1 collegiate superstars. Student athletes are organized by graduation year.

Riders: Interested in being featured on the Aspiring Collegiate Riders list? Click here to fill out the registration form.

Coaches: If you are a coach and would like to request any contact information, please email with your request. 

College Courses

Excited to jump start your career in the equestrian world? Join Prof. Klemm for college courses online, covering topics in equestrian coaching, business, and history. Register for the 2022 Summer Sessions now!

Scholarship Opportunities

The Library

From school profiles and advice from successful alumni to stories about a day in the life on a team, check out all of the past issue content from The Plaid Horse.

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College Advisors

Collegiate Level Teams

High School Level Teams

Middle School and Youth Level Teams

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  • Pony Club