College Bound Equestrian Camp II

Sunday, July 19, 2020 until Friday, July 24, 2020 Eastern Daylight Time

Nancy G. Held Equestrian Center
11039 29 Mile Rd
Albion, MI 49224
United States

About Camp

Make the transition to intercollegiate riding with our College-Bound Equestrian Camp.

Designed for rising high school sophomore, juniors, and seniors.  Our camp session will focus on building not only riding skills of students, but also increasing their knowledge about college riding and the overall college search process.

REGISTER NOW for our unique opportunity! Limited places available, please register below by June 15, 2020

Lead Instructors:  

Randi Gardner, Hunt Seat Team Coach

Adam D'Agostino, Western Team Coach

Who should join us!

Co-educational camp for male and female equestrians in the class of 2021, 2022, 2023

Riding disciplines

  • Hunt seat (flat and fences)
  • Western (horsemanship and reining)


Hunt seat riders must be capable of tacking up their own horses, walk, trot, and canter on the flat, and jumping courses of 2'.

Western riders must be capable of tacking up their own horses, walk, jog, and lope, and understand basic horsemanship patterns.

Students will ride twice per day and also attend unmounted lectures on college riding and other college-related topics.



Student Housing

Students will be housed in a residence hall on the Albion College main campus and eat their meals (three per day) in Baldwin Hall, the campus dining facility.

Students will be shuttled to and from campus to the equestrian center each day (a three minute drive).


All riding instruction is given by the coaches of the Albion College equestrian teams; students are supervised in the barn, dining hall, and residence halls by current Albion College student equestrians, who serve as camp counselors.


Albion's Dow Recreation and Wellness Center provides an opportunity for campers to swim and play games after finishing at the equestrian center for the day. All after-hours activities and excursions are closely supervised by camp counselors.

For additional inquiries please contact:
Randi Heathman, '03
Director of Recruitment, Marketing, & Development


Nancy Chapman
Director of Camps and Conferences

Registration is no longer available because the event has been cancelled.