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Bob Cacchione and Frank. Photo by Nicole Sullivan

Practical Horseman Podcast: IHSA’s Bob Cacchione and Peter Cashman

In this week’s Practical Horseman podcast, we catch up with the two leaders of the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association.

Tom Brennan Training

The Practical Horseman Podcast: Tom Brennan

Tom Brennan shares how he began riding in weekly lesson and gives his training and judging insights in the Practical Horseman Podcast.

Gabrielle Baker IHSA

Reflections on Competing at IHSA Nationals

A Cazenovia College senior shares her experience competing at the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association Nationals competition.


Lizzy Traband: Overcoming Challenges

A talented young rider doesn't let a physical disability get in the way of living her dream.


Behind the Scenes of Riding at IHSA Nationals

Wonder what it's like to ride at the IHSA Nationals? Mount Holyoke College senior Emily Holowczak shares her experience at the prestigious collegiate competition and gives us the inside scoop on all the action.


10 Tips to Get Your Horse Fix in College

Ensuring that horses remain a part of everyday life while balancing the rigors of a collegiate setting is possible.

Kelly Rhinelander Photo

Intertwining Two Passions

A college student discovers how to meld her two passions, riding and management, into a focused career path.

In 1967, college freshman Bob Cacchione (left) and mentor Jack Fritz organized a clinic with Bert de Némethy (mounted).

50 Years of IHSA

This year, the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association celebrates its 50th birthday. Bob Cacchione, one of the founders, takes a trip down memory lane to share the story of the IHSA's inception.