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Camps & Special Programs
P.O. Box 127
Martin, Tenn. 38238
The University of Tennessee at Martin
Camps and Special Programs
Martin, Tennessee 38238
Graves Stables-Martin, TN
June 26 - June 30, 2011
P.O. Box 127
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Clinic Instructors UT Martin Camp Cost
Equestrian Camp The cost of the clinic is $500. Meals and
Meghan Cunningham Corvin was named the
Housing are provided to participants. Horses and
University of Tennessee Martin’s first head Participants will get to experience a day in the life
equipment (saddles etc.) are also provided. Due
equestrian coach in the spring of 2005. Corvin of a skyhawk equestrian. The camp will include an
to limited space, a 100% nonrefundable deposit is
helped transition equestrian at the university from opportunity to ride horses that the team uses for
required at the time of registration.
club to varsity sport. The team has been selected practices and competitions as well as instruction
to participate in the Varsity Equestrian National from the coaching staff. Athletes will gain knowledge
Championship every year since the program’s
existence and in 2010, the team was seeded 7th.
on what to expect as a student athlete and the
requirements to be eligible per NCAA. We will
What to Bring
The 2009-2010 season record was 8-6. Prior to also explore the different formats available in
Hunt seat participants are required to wear an
joining the Skyhawk family, Corvin was an assistant collegiate equestrian. Participants will be housed
ASTM approved helmet. Boots and breeches
coach at Kansas State University for four years. in the University of Tennessee at Martin dorms and
with a well fitted shirt are preferred for English.
While at Kansas State, Corvin led the hunter seat familiarity of becoming a student athlete.
Western riders should wear a flat leather or rubber
squad to three regional championships (2003-2005), soled boot with jeans and a well fitted shirt. Tack
one zone championship (2003) and two national
appearances (2003, 2005). During 2005, the hunter Features is provided.
seat squad placed sixth at Varsity Championships Participants need to bring toiletries. Pillow, linens
and seventh at IHSA Nationals. Under Corvin’s • Overview of Varsity Equestrian and blanket will be provided. Casual clothes are
leadership, 11 individual riders qualified for national needed for evening activities.
• Individual instruction
competition, including three high-point riders for
competition in the Cacchione Cup.
• Focus on Equitation over Fences/Flat or
Ashley Thompson served as an assistant coach
at New Mexico State for almost three years before The Ned R. McWherter Agricultural Complex will
coming to UT Martin. She led the team to a third
place-finish in the 2007 national championship. New Eligibility house the clinic. The 82,000 square foot building
includes a 24,000 square foot indoor arena and
Mexico State was the only program to have a single seating for 3,200 people. There is a 185-stall barn
rider selected to compete in both Horsemanship and This equestrian camp is open to ages 14-18. adjacent to the complex.
Reining for the Individual National Championship in Athletes will choose to participate in either the
2009. Thompson started riding horses when she english or western discipline. It is recommended Graves Stables is the home of UT Martin horses.
was 11 years old. As a student-athlete at Texas that hunt-seat athletes be able to jump a course of The stables include 10 stalls, three wash racks
A&M, she competed for the Aggies at the nationals 2’6” comfortably and have experience showing in the and three tack rooms. There are approximately 30
in Open Horsemanship two consecutive years in USEF. Western athletes should have show experience acres of turnout, which includes seven paddocks.
which the Aggies won two national championships. within the AQHA and/or the NRHA or an equivalent A 250 x 150 outdoor arena is adjacent to the
Thompson was a two-time American Quarter Horse breed association. barn.
Youth World Qualifier in Horsemanship, Hunt Seat
Equitation and Showmanship and a two-time Hotel Information:
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