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Photographs may be used free of charge only in relation to the PMG press releases they pertain to.’s Bernie Traurig Named Education Service Provider for the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association

Written by: Carrie Wirth
Client: Bernie Traurig and
Release Date: 2012-04-27

Wellington, FL- April 27, 2012- Legendary, world-class equestrian, Bernie Traurig and his are pleased to announce a formal agreement to act as an education service provider for the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association (IHSA). Traurig and his popular equestrian education website has worked with IHSA teams and coaches for several years. Recently the IHSA and Traurig made it official.

“I am so excited to be formally aligned with IHSA, shared Traurig. “I hope many of the teams take advantage of the fantastic resources we are building on a daily basis at Our goal is to make great horsemanship available and accessible. I look forward to IHSA Nationals in North Carolina and meeting coaches and students.”

Traurig plans to shoot some video at the IHSA Nationals in preparation for a special segment on IHSA and their format of draw-based competition.

Free annual memberships will be awarded to the 16 IHSA coaches of the winning teams at the Finals. A free month pass will be awarded to all coaches participating in the IHSA Finals. All riders attending IHSA Finals will enjoy the gift of a seven-day pass.

According to Traurig, ”’s primary goal is making quality education and horsemanship accessible and affordable. We are excited to be aligned with the IEA and look forward to supporting the education of young equestrians and growth and quality of the sport.”

The instructional videos on led by Traurig and many other Olympic and world-class coaches, combined with their American Hunter/Jumper Forward Riding System DVD collection, provides an unsurpassed resource, reference material and text for students and coaches alike.

IHSA Founder and Executive Director, Bob Cacchione agrees, “Bernie Traurig, one of this country’s most accomplished riders, has assembled a world-class group of guest coaches to produce an equestrian education site like none other, The IHSA whole-heartedly endorses this phenomenal tool for its coaches and students.”

New this year, a test booklet with quiz questions for students based on the videos from the American Hunter/Jumper Forward Riding System DVD collection. With almost 150 video topics and new topics added monthly, coaches and students have a complete library of fresh information to incorporate into their teaching and riding programs. offers three programs, specifically designed for coaches and riders of collegiate competition programs such as the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association, other college riding programs, Interscholastic Equestrian Association, middle schools, secondary schools, United States Pony Clubs and other organizations or stables that offer riding programs, physical education, and /or equine degree programs. Click here for more information on the educational programs and discounts: is an online education service that provides systematic, online "lessons" presented by Bernie Traurig and a host of world-class trainers and competitors, including Rodrigo Pessoa, Eric Lamaze, Laura Kraut, Missy Clark, Peter Pletcher, Louise Serio, Julie Winkel and many more. High quality, dynamic content is constantly added, providing the ideal learning portal for novice through advanced riders. It is a comprehensive resource for amateurs to augment their lessons, for trainers and professionals looking for lesson support materials and for riders with no access to qualified training.

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