Now that summer is in full swing and travel with your horses and trailers has heightened, USRider reminds equestrians to seek out these great benefits.
USRider, the nationwide roadside assistance program for equestrians, provides emergency road service to its Members in all 48 contiguous states as well as Canada and Alaska. One of the favorite benefits among USRider Members is Winner’s Circle Advantage. WCA offers Members money-saving discounts from nationally recognized equine retailers on items for horse, rider and enthusiast, including equestrian gifts, jewelry, art, tack, apparel, vet supplies, hotel/motel and rental car discounts, and more. Some trailer accessory companies that are partners include:
Protect your horse trailer investment with a high quality protective cover from Beverly Bay, Inc. Reduce cleaning time and maintain trailer resale value. Covers available in custom-fit and universal-fit patterns. All covers are U.V. resistant and fully breathable. Each cover comes with a 2 to 5 year warranty (material specific). FREE storage bag included. Pricing based on vehicle’s length. Beverly Bay has almost 50 years experience. USRider members receive 10% discount on all Beverly Bay horse trailer covers. For more information call 800-366-1898 or visit www.trailercovers.com.
Organize your barn, trailer and show tack stall with the Handy Organizing Storage System from The Organized Barn & Trailer. Simply hang panels on the wall of your trailer dressing room, wash rack, tack room, etc., then use bins, baskets, hooks, shelves, saddle racks and more to organize your belongings. The Organized Barn & Trailer also offers water tanks, mounting blocks, feed carts and other ranch necessities. USRider members receive 5% discount. To order visit www.organizedbarn.com, call 888-298-8628, or fax 866-712-2766 (download order form online).
Members of USRider now have access to a special insurance program that provides coverages that address the needs of horse trailer owners and is designed to protect horse trailers. This “Savings on Trailer Insurance” is especially for USRider members. To learn more, visit The Creelman Agency online at www.creelman.biz or call 888-303-1400 ext. 1115 or 1117.
SportChassis, the American brand of heavy duty pickups whose name goes hand in hand with luxury, strength, and pride, is recognized by the United States Department of Transportation as the Original Equipment Manufacturer of the SportChassis, which is its own vehicle line/make. What this means to you the customer is: value certainty of your SportChassis when insuring or reselling, peace of mind knowing that you can get bumper to bumper warranty and service work at any Freightliner service point, and overall greater satisfaction of ownership with the SportChassis. Visit www.sportchassis.com. USRider members receive $5,000 worth of add-ons and accessories when purchasing a new SportChassis truck. For more information call 800-358-7624.
USRider protects you and your horses from being stranded. But what happens when you arrive at the repair facility? How do you know which part really needs to be replaced? What is a fair price? Who can you trust? Through an arrangement with Nationwide Warranties, USRider members can save $100 off their unique extended warranties. Nationwide Warranties is the only extended warranty program that covers large trucks, dual wheel vehicles and vehicles with high mileage. Nationwide Warranties can cover any make, any model and any mileage vehicles. For more information call toll-free 877-844-7283 or visit www.nationwidewarranties.com.
Have you ever wondered how your horses were traveling in the trailer as you drive down the road? There is no need to wonder any longer. Rostech Electronics has developed an inexpensive color monitoring system to give you a complete view of the trailer interior. With the camera in the trailer and the monitor in the cab of your tow vehicle, you can easily see your horses. The system is portable, wireless and transmits up to 1,000 feet. USRider members receive a $50 discount on the purchase of a system. For more information call Rostech Electronics at 800-361-8080 or visit www.rostech.com.
USRider provides roadside assistance and towing services along with other travel-related benefits to its members through the Equestrian Motor Plan. Standard features include flat-tire repair, battery assistance and lockout services, towing up to 100 miles, roadside repairs for tow vehicles and trailers with Horses, emergency stabling, veterinary referrals and more. For more information about the USRider Equestrian Motor Plan visit www.usrider.org online or call 800-844-1409.
For additional safety tips visit the Equine Travel Safety Area on the USRider website at www.usrider.org.
The Equine Network provides, creates, and distributes relevant content and services to passionate horse enthusiasts while connecting them to each other and the marketplace. The Equine Network is the publisher of award-winning magazines: Horse & Rider, EQUUS, Dressage Today, The Trail Rider, Spin to Win Rodeo, American Cowboy, Practical Horseman, and Horse Journal. The Equine Network also publishes a proprietary line of books and DVDs for sale through its store, HorseBooksEtc.com. The Equine Network provides emergency roadside assistance through its recent acquisition of USRider, and is home to several websites including: EquiSearch.com, Equine.com, MyHorseDaily.com, DiscoverHorses.com, AmericanCowboy.com, StableManagement.com and Horse-Journal.com.