by Corie Astroth
Many young riders dream of competing in horse shows, but not all aspiring equestrians own a horse. IEA (Interscholastic Equestrian Association) has offered a solution for riders like this for 15 years. IEA is unique because the horses and tack are provided at shows. This look at IEA only scratches the surface of the benefits the shows and, of equal importance, the teams provide for riders nationwide.