2017 NC Special Olympics – Equestrian Results

SONC offers 12 different events in performance and gymkhana. Performance classes showcase the ability of the athlete to control the horse and follow verbal instructions as well as learned patterns. Gymhkana, also called games events, are timed events in which an athlete or team must complete certain tasks while racing the clock!  SONC also offers Unified Sports relays in two and four-person teams.

Performance Classes

  • Dressage
  • Equitation (English & Western)
  • Equitation with Pattern (English & Western)
  • Western Riding
  • Working Trails (English & Western)
  • Showmanship at Halter/Bridle Classes (non-mounted performance class)

Gymkhana Events

  • Pole Bending
  • Barrel Racing
  • Figure 8 Stake Race
  • Team Relay (2 & 4-person)
  • Unified Sports Team Relay (2 & 4-person)



2017 Results