Schooling Days Will Be Offered Every Saturday From January 28th Through February 25th
For Immediate ReleaseMill Spring, NC – January 16, 2017 – Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) has announced a new initiative, offering Schooling Days at the facility for hunter, jumper, dressage, and mini-driving competitors. Hosted every Saturday
from January 28th to February 25th
the venue will open five rings from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
for riders to school their horses in several different disciplines.
Schooling Days will offer an opportunity to train on world-class ESI all-weather footing in five different competition arenas around grounds. Each ring will be maintained and dragged throughout the day during every Schooling Day event. Ring 1 and Ring 2 fence heights and coordinating schedule will be posted on www.tryon.com every Thursday preceding the event. All participants will be required to sign a waiver and must display their assigned TIEC back number when on grounds.
Arena Details for 2017 TIEC Schooling Days
Rings Open: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Ring 1 – Hunter Ring
Ring 2 – Jumper Ring
Ring 3 – Open/Flat Ring
Ring 4 – Dressage Ring w/ one full arena and 1/2 arena
Ring 5 – Mini Horse Obstacles/Driving Ring
The Schooling Days series will offer hunter and jumper schooling opportunities, as well as specific ring locations for dressage training and mini horse obstacles/driving. Schooling Days are open to the public, as all shade pavilions and spectator-viewing areas will be open throughout the duration of the day. Lodging on-site will be available for participants traveling from out of town, while numerous dining and retail locations will be open for spectators and competitors.Current negative coggins documentation will be required for each participating horse and must be presented at the Security Gate at the entrance of TIEC. Daytime stalls are available for $35/day, while the participation fee is $75 per horse, payable to the TIEC Horse Show Office on the day of the event. No pre-registration is required and EMT and TIEC security staff will be present throughout the duration of each “Schooling Days” event. Parking and facility maps will also be available at the Security Gate prior to entering the venue.
If weather cancellations are required, notifications will be posted on the website www.tryon.com by 8:00 a.m. the day of the event. For more information on Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) please visit www.tryon.com or call (828) 863-1000.