Welcome to the Kelowna Riding Club!
Check out the Kelowna Riding Club Spring Classic Hunter Jumper Show on Global Okanagan! “Kelowna horseback riding show draws hundreds” – click the link below to see article and video. http://globalnews.ca/news/1958095/kelowna-horseback-riding-show-draws-hundreds/
The Kelowna Riding Club is a non-profit facility run by volunteers. We welcome all new members, whether you are a rider in any discipline or a horse lover (non-riding memberships are available). We are not a boarding or teaching facility, rather we are a gathering place for equestrian sports. Members are welcome to use the four rings at our 10 acre facility to exercise and train their horses. We also welcome coaches to come and provide lesson programs on site. We hope you will consider becoming a member of this Kelowna institution! The club is officially in its 50s but has been in existence since the early part of last century – perhaps as early as 1898!
Did you know the Kelowna Riding Club is available for rent for your horse show, clinic or even non-horsey event? You can rent the entire facility or just one ring, or just the clubhouse. Please see the Facility Rental tab at the top of the page for more info. Click on the link for 2014 Dressage Festival photos and championship results. Check out photos of the 2014 Spring Classic Hunter Jumper show here. Please check out all of our wonderful sponsors on our Sposors/Links page. We wish to extend a huge thank you to all of our sponsors, please support them as they have supported us!
The Kelowna Riding Club wishes to extend a huge thank you to Prairie Coast Equipment for providing us with an awesome lease on an affordable John Deere tractor for the Club! Now Tony can get out there and get our rings in tip top shape in Green & Yellow Style! Prairie Coast even offers an “Equine Discount Program” to support the equine industry – check out the Prairie Coast website for more info.
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KRC 2015 Event Schedule
- March 21 – Spring Cleanup 9am-3pm with BBQ for volunteers please confirm if coming with Kate
- April 23 – Hunter Ring Booked by K&S Elite Sport Horses – private
- April 11, 2015 Pub Night Fundraiser at Mission Tap House Pub Click link 2015 Pub Night for contact information.
- April 12 – Spring Cleanup2 10am-4pm with BBQ for volunteers please confirm if coming with Kate or Tracy at 250-212-2402
- April 19, 2015 Dressage Percentage Day Contact Ashton Koroscil-LeClair
- April 22-26, 2015: KRC Hunter/Jumper Spring Classic. Contact Amy Nutt at 250-899-4187 for sponsorship and/or event information. Rocky Mountain Show Jumping’s Caroline Jones will be managing KRC’s premiere event once again. Warm-up rounds on Wednesday, April 22nd. Show runs from Thursday, April 23rd to Sunday, April 26th.
- 2015 SpringClassic PrizeList
- 2015 SpringClassic EntryForm
- 2015 Spring Classic Schedule
- 2015 KRC Sponsorship Package
- Carts Plus Rentals 2015
- April 28 – Ride for Veterans – there will be a group of riders riding across Canada to raise awareness for veterans, check out their web page Communities for Veterans. They will be at the Kelowna Riding Club and the public is welcome to come out to say hello and give their support to the riders. See poster below for Fundraiser at Quail’s Gate Winery on Monday April 27th.
- May 2-3 Gina Allan Dressage Clinic **Cancelled** – may be rescheduled at a later date
- May 16-17: KRC Dressage Festival – contact Ashton for information and sponsorship opportunities
- August 7-9 Equi-Life Hunter Jumper Show contact Lindsay or telephone 250-870-8883
- August 29-30 Private Rental of Jumper Ring and Clubhouse
- John Turner Hunter Jumper Clinic October 3-4 contact Lindsay or telephone 250-870-8883
- Equi-Life Harvest Hunter Jumper Show October 10-11 contact Lindsay or telephone 250-870-8883
- October 17th, Saturday, Fall Cleanup 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, contact Tracy Avery or Kate Mincey
- Annual General Meeting ~ Saturday, November 14th, 6:00 pm, potluck and silent auction, be sure to come and vote in your 2016 Directors!
- Equestrian Christmas Fair, December , contact Lindsay.
Are you interested in Dressage? Check out the information on Dressage BC by clicking the Dressage BC Membership Poster and Dressage BC Brochure 2014. Visit our Contact Page for the current Board of Directors list, and please feel free to contact us at any time. If you notice any problems or mistakes on our KRC website, or have submissions or ideas of what you’d like to see on the site, please contact us. Follow us on Facebook to get up to date information on happenings at the KRC! Thank you to Onsite Digital Photography for providing some fantastic pictures for our website.