This fantastic International study tour is open to all NEGS Year 11 equestrian students in 2018. This study tour includes destinations in West Palm Beach, Wellington, Ocala, Atlanta, Lexington, West Virginia and Washington DC. The students will meet equestrian industry professionals, equine nutrition specialists and Olympians. The tour takes students to world class equestrian venues to watch Grand Prix Showjumping, Dressage demonstrations and high profile polo matches. Students will visit the Kentucky Equine Research farm, thoroughbred racing stables and breeding studs, Keeneland Racetrack, Kentucky Horse Park, the Australian Equine Performance Centre, the Equine Rehabilitation Sanctuary and the Prestigious Piedmont Hunt Kennels.
From world champions and Rolex 4* Eventing legends to world ranked four in hand drivers and point to point steeplechase riders, from western horse trainers to equestrian research specialists, students will have the fantastic opportunity to learn from the world’s best on equine nutrition, training, competition, fitness programs, rehabilitation, breeding, injury prevention and elite horse management. While having the time of their lives and broadening their horizons, students will gain invaluable knowledge on what it takes to become highly successful in the equestrian industry.
NEGS Equestrian now offers a study tour for Year 9 students to New Zealand’s beautiful North Island, broadening their horizons meeting equestrian professionals and visiting a number of equestrian facilities and farms. A fantastic opportunity for students to learn valuable skills in a range of aspects in the equestrian industry.