The United States Pony Clubs (USPC) invites equestrians of all ages and disciplines to attend the 2021 Virtual Equine Symposium and Convention hosted by USPC to be held online January 27-30. The event offers educational opportunities with 50-plus workshops and seminars, along with networking, an interactive trade fair and more.
The virtual event will feature a mix of live and on-demand workshops for a convenient and fully customizable experience, with the added value of continued access to the information for six months after the event.
Workshop topics include risk management in an equine program, deworming, hoof care, grooming and more, plus competition and rider fitness tips, as well as leadership training seminars.
The popular Anatomy Lab will also be returning in a virtual format, featuring a head-to-hoof equine anatomy lesson with veterinary experts highlighting a selection of wet and dry specimens.
Trade fair shopping, awards and the Research Project Fair entries presented by the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation round out a fun and educational experience.
Event sponsors include: Arabian Horse Youth Association, Aurora Pharmaceuticals, Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation, Small Bytes LLC, Specialty Program Insurors, and Stites & Harbison, as well as USPC corporate sponsors Kerrits, Shapley’s Grooming Products, Triple Crown Nutrition, Wintec and The Horse.
Visit http://www.ponyclub.org/events/annualmeeting for registration information, schedules and a complete list of seminar topics.
About Pony Club
The United States Pony Clubs, Inc. (Pony Club) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1954. Pony Club is the largest equine education organization in the world, with more than 10,000 members in the United States, and over 500 clubs and riding centers nationwide. USPC is proud to provide education to youth and equestrians of all ages, with instruction and competitive opportunities in more than nine English and Western riding disciplines. Pony Club’s educational standards continue to be instrumental in curriculum development for schools, universities, equestrian professionals and organizations across the United States. Many of the nation’s top equestrians, including Olympic team members as well as successful business professionals and government leaders, have roots in Pony Club.