The Ontario Competitive Trail Riding Association is the provincial sanctioning body for the equestrian sports of Endurance Riding, Set Speed, Competitive Trail Rides and Ride ‘n Tie. Our distance riding competitions are held throughout Ontario with between 10 to 15 events per season. One or more events per season usually include at least one training ride aimed at introducing new riders to the sport.
We welcome all breeds of horses (not to mention ponies and mules), all styles of riding (Western, English, Australian…) and riders of all ages. Please come out and join us!
The Distance Riders of Manitoba (DRM) Assoc. Inc. was formed in 1992 to promote the growing sport of endurance riding in Manitoba. DRM operates under the umbrella of the Manitoba Horse Council and the Endurance Canada, as well as sanctioning rides with, and following the rules of the American Endurance Ride Conferences.
Canadian Recreational Horse and Rider Association.
The CRHRA will endeavour to champion the needs of the Recreational Horse Enthusiast across the Province.
The CRHRA will strive to serve the recreational horse sector through advocacy, education, safety and welfare of the horse.
Working with government both at the provincial and federal level to ensure the sustainability of trails on public and crown land for the enjoyment of all equestrians. We will endeavour to promote equine tourism with ministries of tourism and their designated agency
Victoria Boyd is a local photographer who specialises in equine photography. She is often found taking fabulous photos of Endurance riders at the OCTRA rides. http://www.ordinaryripple.com/