The new Troika Challenge will take place on Saturday 28th September at Patterson Training in Payson, AZ. The competition comprises three phases: In Hand, Ridden Test, and Obstacle Challenge - a real test of Horsemanship! And fun!
Competitors will be judged in all three phases based on the following criteria:
Balance and Bend, Empathetic Conversation, Cadence & Willingness, Trust and Leadership, and Relaxation.
On Saturday 21st September, there will be an all day Competition Preparation and Practice Day. Come along and learn all about the competition, its goals, rules/regulations, judging criteria, etc, and get ready for the Challenge the next day!
All riders and horses/mules welcome - including gaited horses!
Save the dates - more details to follow!
Questions? Contact Tessa Nicolet on 928 951 4699 or Judy Mackenzie on 303 358 6118