Greenville Foothills Pony Club is hosting a Carolina Region Clinic at Riverbend Equestrian Park on Sunday, March 22, 2015 featuring Richard Lamb. Participants will ride two times during the day. The fee is $60 and space is limited to the first 12 entries received. This is a great opportunity for preparation before the Carolina Region Show Jumping Rally that will be held the following weekend!
Richard Lamb, Aiken, SC, is a "lifer” with Pony Club. His involvement with USPC started as a member of the Upper Valley Pony Club. He first became involved as a national volunteer with service on the Show Jumping Committee beginning in 1986 and has been active on that committee since then. He also served on the International Exchange, National Testing and Clinics Committees. He was a National Examiner for more than 20 years and was named a "National Instruction Legend” at the 50th Anniversary USPC Annual Meeting in 2004. Richard served two terms on the USPC Board of Governors from 2002-2007 and was a key member of the ad hoc Specialty Ratings Committee, where his forward vision contributed greatly to the development of the standards for the Show Jumping specialty ratings.
Richard Lamb is an incredibly diverse and experienced equestrian, having experience in hunters, jumpers, Eventing, breezing race horses and Foxhunting. In the mid-1970s, Richard lived in Ireland where he helped in managing his father’s guest lodge and riding center while riding show jumpers, event horses and race horses.
For over 35 years Richard has been coaching and conducting clinics in all disciplines, working with young riders and adults at all levels. He is a noted Show Jumping course designer, having designed courses at venues such as Jackson Hole, Wyoming, the Foxhall Cup CCI*** (00-05) in Georgia and numerous USPC Championships. Richard helped to develop and organize the equestrian venues and competitions for the Atlanta Olympics in 1996 where he served as the Technical Coordinator for Show Jumping. In 2008, Richard successfully completed the Level III Assessment for the USEA Instructor Certification Program (ICP).