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Riverbend Equestrian Park

175 Riverbend Road, Greenville, SC 29617 • (off Roe Ford Rd. across from Furman Golf Course) • 74 acres

Amenities: Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking, Shelter, Walking Trail

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Shelter Rental

  • Audio jack for speakersshelter300.
  • Covered 165ft. x 45 ft. picnic shelter with power, water, & nearby restrooms
  • .Open spaces for volleyball, flag football, & mini soccer
  • .Also Available: Hayrides
  • .Picnic shelter seats 156 people.

Cost: $150.00 for Groups up to 100 People $550.00 for Groups over 100 People

 

For lessons and birthday parties, contact Janna Ritacco at 864-238-1214.  For event rentals, contact  Jill Brookey at 864-676-2180 ext. 161 or jbrookey@greenvillecounty.org.
 

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Janna Bankston Ritacco

Janna is a graduate H-A Pony Clubber.  She has 11 years of teaching experience from the beginner level up through international level competitors and has  experience teaching “pony clubbers” and non-pony clubbers as well as adults.  She is a Level II National Examiner for USPC, this means she is qualified to test national level ratings up to the “B” level and travels around the US conducting these ratings.  “A” is the highest level in USPC. Janna has 8 years experience as a National Examiner and 11 years experience managing equine facilities.  She has competed and coached through the preliminary level in eventing and second level dressage.  She coached the 2010 USPC Inter Pacific Exchange team in Hong Kong & China and the 2011 USPC Inter Pacific Exchange team in New Zealand in May 2011.

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Riverbend Equestrian Park Needs Your Help        

Riverbend Equestrian Park has provided countless youth and adults access to equestrian experiences for many years.  Increasing maintenance costs have limited Riverbend’s capacity.  With your support, we can ensure that Riverbend Equestrian Park continues to keep equestrian activities ongoing at this facility.

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2015 Events:

Jan 16-18 – GFPC Winter Camp with Ann Haller and Sali Gear

Jan 31 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Regional Clinic

Feb 7 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club February Meeting with Kathi Hines

Feb 28 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Horseless Rally

Mar 7 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Horse Show at Riverbend FUNDRAISER

Mar 21 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club March Meeting with Richard Lamb

Mar 22 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Regional Clinic with Richard Lamb

Apr 11 – Riverbend Conservation Day, Painting Rails/Fences/Poles and Cleanup

April 18 – Foothills Riding Club Show

May 9 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Mounted Meeting

June 6 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Horse Show at Riverbend FUNDRAISER

June 13-14 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Summer Camp with Ann Haller at Riverbend (Sponsor’s Meeting Saturday evening 6pm)

June 20 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Club Level Testing

Sept 12 – Foothills Riding Club Show

Sept 19 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club September Meeting with Morgan Harper

Sept 20 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Regional Clinic with Morgan Harper (Contact – Geoff)

Oct 2-3 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Community Garage Sale and Annual Meeting of Sponsors 12:15pm FUNDRAISER

Oct 17 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Mounted Meeting

Nov 7 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Horse Show at Riverbend FUNDRAISER

Nov 14 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Club Level Testing

Nov 21 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Mounted Meeting

Dec 5 – Greenville Foothills Pony Club Christmas Gymkhana

 

The natural-surface trails are open to mountain biking, along with hiking and horse-riding.