“Wild Card” and “100 for 100” Prizes Debut in the 2016 Time to Ride Challenge

Washington, D.C., April 29, 2016 – The Time to Ride Challenge features two new levels of cash awards in 2016, its third year. The grassroots contest that rewards stables, clubs, and businesses for introducing new people to horses, once again offers a total of $100,000 cash and prizes in addition to business-building benefits to its contestants. “Host” stables, organizations, and other horse professionals will hold events between June 1st and September 30th, 2016 that connect beginners with horses; the hosts who engage the greatest number of newcomers will win cash and prizes.

Freelance Writing Contest: Honorable Mention Entries

Congratulations to our two honorable mention entires in the fall 2015 Time to Ride writing contest. Each writer receives a Time to Ride prize pack! Dear Feedbag Fairies By Cathy Thacker At Circle C Equestrian Center, a year-round riding program owned and operated by Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont, we have a strange and […]

New Horse Bucks program reimburses Challenge participants for offering discounts to new riders!

Attract new lesson clients – Earn gift certificates from Dover Saddlery, Purina, SmartPak and others!

Time to Ride Challenge to Return with New Incentives in 2016

Washington, D.C., February 16, 2016- The Time to Ride Challenge, a contest offering $100,000 in cash and prizes, will take place again in 2016 by incentivizing stables, clubs, and businesses to focus on outreach to new riders. Participants win cash and prizes by introducing new, “non-riders” to riding and other horse activities, and simultaneously benefit by growing their businesses and organizations. Time to Ride is an initiative of the American Horse Council Marketing Alliance, a group of industry leading companies and organizations collaborating to grow the horse industry.