Jacksonville, FL (February 23, 2017) — Equestrians with disabilities from seven of Florida’s northeastern counties will gather at the Jacksonville Equestrian Center to compete in the first-ever Special Olympics Florida Area 5 Equestrian Games on Sunday, February 26, from 2:00pm – 5:00pm. The Area 5 games are a qualifier for the Florida State Special Olympics […]
Jacksonville, FL (January 22, 2017) – It’s another busy month at the Jacksonville Equestrian Center in Jacksonville, Florida – a top destination for equestrians and horse enthusiasts across the United States. For the sixth consecutive year, the Jacksonville Equestrian Center was proud to host nearly 100 horses and 150 riders from across the country this […]
Jacksonville, FL (December 8, 2016) — Horses and riders from as near as the southeast United States and as far as Canada descended on Jacksonville, Florida for the 14th Annual Fiddler’s Turkey Run, held at the end of November at the Jacksonville Equestrian Center. More than 600 entries vied for over $106,000 throughout the three […]
Jacksonville, FL (September 26, 2016) – The Jacksonville Equestrian Center was proud to once again host the Southeast Medal Finals– three exciting days of competition for equitation riders, hunters, and jumpers of all ages and levels– on September 16-18, 2016. Now in its fifth year, this special end-of-summer horse show implemented several well-received changes for […]
Congratulations Sabrina Marie Schmidt from Barrett Farm in Oviedo, FL on a beautiful photo and awesome rides!!
Host to a long list of sporting, recreational, and community events including horse shows and clinics, RV shows, dog agility trials, concerts, and more, the Jacksonville Equestrian Center in Jacksonville, Florida receives a tremendous amount of foot (and hoof) traffic year-round. Fortunately, maintaining the 80-acre facility’s high-traffic areas – such as its state-of-the-art, 123,000 square […]
Jacksonville, FL (July 29, 2016) — Surrounded by the busy city of Jacksonville, Florida is a quiet sanctuary that provides an escape from everyday life. The Jacksonville Equestrian Center offers long-term RV camping on it’s 80-acre facility, with access to miles of riding, hiking, and biking trails; an Olympic-sized indoor swimming pool; a golf course; […]
Ever since mother and daughter duo Marianne and Rebecca Davenport founded Hope Therapy in Middleburg, Florida 15 years ago, they have been working tirelessly to improve the lives of children and adults with special needs by using equine-assisted activities and therapy. This spring, the Davenports turned to the nearby Jacksonville Equestrian Center for help with […]