News from around the barn:
March 20, 2014
Mountain Democrat - Women in Business 2014
The Mountain Democrat recently ran an article on Malinda and Equine Unlimited, Inc. in their 2014 Women in Business publication. Here's a link if you didn't get the opportunity to read it.
EU Summer Camp Dates Announced
Summer is a special time at Equine Unlimited, because we get to welcome horse loving boys and girls to our summer camp programs. They have a great time, make new friends, and learn all aspects of good horsemanship. The week long camps run from June through July and offer children many varied activities, from horse riding in the morning to swimming and crafts in the afternoon. Don't miss out on the fun...sign up now to reserve your spot!
February 18 - 23, 2014
Desert Circuit IV, HITS Thermal
Congratulations to the EU riders that went to Southern California and had an awesome show. All of the blue ribbons are a testament to your hard work and dedication to the sport. We are so proud of you! A special shout out to the EU riders/family that made the long drive to Southern California to support the team.
Join us for Spring Break Horse Camp in April!!
Join us April 14th - 17th for the next Equine Unlimited, Inc. Horse Camp. You'll learn all aspects of good horsemanship and riding, in a fun and supportive atmosphere. Bring your friends and get ready to make some new ones!! Register early to reserve your spot.
SAHJA Clinic with Michael Page at Leone Equestrians
Equine Unlimited, Inc. was excited to have so many riders attend the SAHJA Clinic with Michael Page on January 4th & 5th. They learned a tremendous amount and are now sharing what they learned with everyone at the barn. Their enthusiasm is contagious. Thank you to Gabby for the wonderful photographs.
Thank you to everyone who attended Winter Camp
We had a wonderful week of Winter Camp at Equine Unlimited. The weather was perfect and the kids got in a lot of riding time. Along with riding, the campers also learned all about horses and their care. As always, many special bonds were formed and I'm sure the kids are wondering what their special horse or pony is up to, now that school is back in session.
Winter Horse Camp starts on December 31st!!
Equine Unlimited, Inc. is excited to bring you a Winter Horse Camp. Take advantage of the wonderful riding weather and sign up your camper for some winter fun!! Camp is offered to children ages 6 & up and runs from December 31st to January 3rd ( 10:00 am to 2:00 pm).
November 26, 2013
Join us for the annual Equine Unlimited, Inc. Barn Party
The Barn Christmas Party is on Sunday, December 8th at 2:00 pm at Malinda's house. Please bring an appetizer or dessert to share. There will be a gift exchange ($15 max) for those that want to participate. Bring the family and get ready to have a great time!!
November 8 - 10, 2013
Point Reyes National Seashore, California
It was a fun adventure at Point Reyes National Seashore. Malinda accompanied a group of clients, on a long weekend of riding, along the coast. Thank you to Lisa for the photographs.
October 30 - November 3, 2013
Murieta Autumn Classic
Malinda attended the Murieta Autumn Classic with rider Jolene Swann. This was another show with very large classes, both Jolene and Joy did wonderfully. Great job!! Many thanks to Gabby for the photographs.
October 23 - 27, 2013
Let's Show Halloween Championship
Everyone had a wonderful time at this years Halloween Championship at Rancho Murieta. It was a well attended show, with huge classes. We are very proud of all the EU riders!! A special congratulations goes to Sophia Kregoski and Diamond who were awarded Champion in Low Pony Jumpers, and Reserve Champion in Beginning Jumpers. Way to go Sophia and her awesome pony Diamond!! Thank you to Gabby for the great pictures.
October 20 , 2013
Equine Unlimited, Inc. Halloween Party
We had a great turn-out for the EU Annual Halloween Party on Sunday. As always, the costume contest was a lot of fun, and the kids loved painting pumpkins and playing games.
October 19 , 2013
Star Vaughn Star V - Halloween Special
The weather was spectacular for this one day show at Starr Vaughn. The EU team had a great time and brought home many blue ribbons. Thank you to Gabby for the wonderful photographs.
October 8 , 2013
Equine Unlimited, Inc. Halloween Party
Bring the whole family and get ready for fun. You're invited to the EU Annual Halloween Party. Click the link below for more details.
October 3 - 6, 2013
Let's Show Fall Festival at Brookside
Another fun weekend at the show. Congratulations to Malinda for taking first place on Trinity in the .80m Jumpers, and to Sophia for taking a first on Lance in the Equisport/USEF Pony Medal 2'3"/2'6"/3'0". Thank you to Gabby for the great photographs.
September 24 - 29, 2013
Sacramento International Welcome Week
Congratulations to the EU riders for a great show. Malinda won Reserve Champion on Trinity in the .90m Jumpers, Sophia won Reserve Champion on Lance in the Small/Medium Pony Hunters, and Michela got a 4th on Tyson, out of 17 riders, in the Pre-Child/Adult Jumper Classic. Way to go EU team!! Thank you to Lisa for the great photograph of Sophia and Lance.
September 7 - 8, 2013
Starr Vaughn Starr IV
It was a fun two days for the EU riders and their horses. Megan showed Tessa for the first time and came home with a blue ribbon. Melissa showed her young mare Ella and they did outstanding. Great job EU riders and horses. Blue Ribbons for Casey, Megan, Harriet, and Taylor!!
August 24 - 24, 2013
Leone Equestrians Horse Show
Great show EU riders. Congratulations to Jolene Swann who won Reserve Champion on Scotty and to Kristine Kohl for her first show. She and Scarlet made a great team.
August 15 - 18, 2013
The Wine Country Classic at Brookside Equestrian Park
It was a fun-filled, four day show at the Brookside Equestrian Park in Elk Grove, California. The girls had a great time and both horse and rider gained a tremendous amount of experience from showing multiple days. Great job EU riders and mounts!! A special shout out goes to Sophia who won Reserve Champion, riding Sir Lance Alott, in Pony Equitation. Thank you to Stacie for the great picture of Ashlyn in front of the EU show tent.
August 10 - 11, 2013
Starr III - Summer Celebration
Congratulations to the EU riders for a great weekend at Starr Vaughn Equestrians, Summer Celebration, Hunter/Jumper Horse Show. Thank you to Christina for the photograph of Imani and Tucker.
August 2, 2013
Equine Unlimited, Inc. Summer Horse Camp
We had a wonderful summer!! Thank you to our dedicated horse camp staff and SUPER campers. We enjoyed each and every one of you. We hope you made some new friends and learned a whole lot about horses. Keep an eye out for information on our Winter Break Camp. Dates and details will be coming soon.
Thanks for a great summer!!
Riding Magazine July 2013 Edition
Equine Unlimited, Inc. was featured in Riding Magazine this month. For those of you that don't know the history of Equine Unlimited, it's a great story. Click on the link below to view the article.
July 10, 2013
El Dorado Hills Telegraph
The El Dorado Hills Telegraph printed an article about Equine Unlimited's summer camp, in their July 10th issue. Click the link below to read the article and see the great pictures. Photo by Anne Stokes.
June 21 - 23, 2013
Brookside Splash at The Brookside Show Park
The Brookside Show Park presented the SAHJA 2012-2013 Medal Finals during the Brookside Splash Horse Show. Congratulations to Grace Mercurio and Beam Me Up Scotty for winning Reserve Champion in the Mini Medal Finals. Thank you to Gabby for the photograph.
June 15 - 16, 2013
Starr Vaughn - Starr II
Another fun show at the wonderful Starr Vaughn Equestrian Center in Elk Grove. Lots of blue ribbons and great memories. Thank you to Gabby for the photograph.
June 6 - 9, 2013
Let's Show Beach Party at Brookside
The weather was beautiful for this 3 day horse show at the Brookside Equestrian Park in Elk Grove. The EU team did a great job and had a lot of fun. Thank you Teri for the great picture.
2013 Summer Horse Camp
Summer Horse Camp is in Full Swing!! Sign up for a horse camp and have fun in the saddle this summer.
SAHJA May Newsletter - Equine Unlimited, Inc. Half Page Ad
Malinda placed a half page ad in the May SAHJA newsletter to thank the businesses and individuals that contribute to Equine Unlimited's continued success.
May 4 - 5, 2013
Starr Vaughn - Star 1 SAHJA Horse Show
What a fun weekend. A large group of EU riders headed down to the two day show. The weather was perfect and everyone had a great time. We had 13 First Place finishes!! Great job EU riders.
April 27 - 28, 2013
Leone Equestrians SAHJA Horse Show
It was another great weekend at Leone Equestrians. Thank you to Gabriella Allesandra Photography for the great picture of Kelsie and Tucker!
SAHJA April Newsletter - Equine Unlimited, Inc. Half Page Ad
Malinda placed a half page ad in the SAHJA April newsletter to advertise the 2013 Summer Horse Camps. The camps run June through August and are a lot of fun!!
SAHJA April Newsletter - Equine Unlimited, Inc. Full Page Ad
Malinda placed a full page ad in the SAHJA April newsletter to congratulate her riders on a job well done at Thermal, Desert Circuit VI.
March 23 - 24, 2013
Leone Equestrians SAHJA Horse Show
It was a beautiful weekend for the two day show an Leone Equestrians. Our riders had a great time!! Congratulations to Jolene for a 1st Place in the Pre-Kindergarten Jumpers, riding her beautiful mare, Justa Joy Ride. Thank you to Gabriella Allesandra Photography for the great picture of Jess and Fred.
March 5-10, 2013
Desert Circuit VI
A great group of riders and EU supporters headed down to Thermal, California for the Desert Circuit VI. What a wonderful show and our girls did an AWESOME job!! We are all so proud of their hard work and dedication to the sport.
February 20-24, 2013
Northern Winter Classic III
Equine Unlimited, Inc. riders attended the Northern Winer Classic III held at the Murieta Equestrian Center in Rancho Murieta, California. They had a great time and enjoyed getting their feet wet at their first show of the season.
January 20, 2013
SAHJA Year End Awards Banquet
Equine Unlimited, Inc. would like to congratulate our horses and riders for their outstanding performance in 2012!
January 12-13, 2013
SAHJA Clinic with Michael Page
Several riders from Equine Unlimited, Inc. were thrilled to participate in the SAHJA clinic, held at Leone Equestrians, with world renowned trainer/rider Michael Page.
Pictures from Gabby & Christina coming soon!
December 1, 2012
Equine Unlimited, Inc. Christmas Party
Save the date!! The annual Equine Unlimited Inc. Christmas Party is on Sunday, December 9th at 3:00 pm. Click on the link below for more information.
November 12, 2012
Michael Etherly Dressage
Niles has kindly arranged for Michael Etherly to come out to Equine Unlimited, Inc. and teach dressage lessons to those who favor that discipline, as well as riders looking to round out their education. A big thank you to Malinda, who has graciously allowed Michael the use of her facilities. If you're interested in taking a dressage lesson, please contact Malinda, who can put you in touch with either Niles or Michael.
October 24th - 28th, 2012
Let's Show Halloween Celebration
We are all so proud of the EU riders and their AWESOME trainer, Malinda!! The classes were huge this weekend at Rancho Murieta and our girls were in the blue ribbons. A special Shout Out to Grace Mercurio, for her "Show Champion" and Jolene Swann for "Reserve Champion"!!
October 20th, 2012
Starr 5 - Halloween Special Horse Show
Congratulations to the EU riders who attended the horse show at Starr Vaughn on Saturday. Great job!!
October 12th, 2012
Equine Unlimited, Inc's Annual Halloween Party!
It was a wonderful autumn day for the Annual Equine Unlimited Halloween Party. We had such fun and everyone enjoyed the Horse & Rider Costume Contest, along with lots of yummy food. Click on the link below to see all the creative costumes!
September 25-30, 2012
Sacramento International Horse Show
Riders from Equine Unlimited, Inc. attended the Sacramento International Horse Show that started on September 25th and ran through the weekend. The show was held at the Rancho Murieta Equestrian Complex and was hosted by Leone Equestrians, Inc. Thanks again to Marti Van De Vosse for the great pictures.
September 29th, 2012
Equine Unlimited Team Wins the 2012 Grebitus Cup
Congratulations to Malinda and the 2012 Grebitus Cup riders: Grace Mercurio riding Scotty, Chelsea Sherman riding Chip, Jolene Swann riding Joy, and Gabby Eimanverdi riding Hendrix (Gibbs). Awesome job!!
August 25-26, 2012
Leone Equestrian SAHJA Horse Show
A small group of EU riders attended the Leone Equestrian SAHJA Horse Show this weekend. They did a great job and had a fun time. For show results click on the link below.
August 16-19, 2012
The Annual Wine Country Classic Horse Show
Keep up the good work Equine Unlimited, Inc. riders. You're doing a great job and we're all very proud of your accomplishments. Thank you to Sara F. (Silly Filly Photography) for the wonderful picture of Sophia and Lance. The Annual Wine Country Classic Horse Show is held at the Brookside Equestrian Park in Elk Grove, California. For show results click on the link below.
August 11-12, 2012
Starr III Summer Celebration
Congratulations to all the Equine Unlimited, Inc. riders for their amazing effort at Starr Vaughn's Starr III Summer Celebration in Elk Grove, California. For show results & pictures click on the link below. A big thank you to Marti Van De Vosse for the pictures.
August 1-5, 2012
Pebble Beach Equestrian Classic III
Pebble Beach was a fantastic experience for all the Equine Unlimited, Inc. riders. They had a wonderful time, both showing and cheering for each other. A big Congratulations on all their hard work and doing their very best and a BIG thank you to the parents, siblings and friends who were so supportive. Thank you to Christina for the pictures.
July 1, 2012
Mark Your Calendar's - July 20th Camp Sleepover!!
Don't miss out on the last Camp Sleepover of the Summer!! All Youth campers from any 2012 session are welcome to attend. For more information, please visit the Youth Camp page or click on the link below.
Registration is OPEN for all remaining camp sessions. Come have fun in the saddle this summer!!
June 22-24, 2012
Brookside Splash at Brookside Equestrian Center
Another fun and exciting show at Brookside. Great job EU riders!! For show results click on the link below. Thank you to Kim Bare for the great picture.
June 16, 2012
Starr II at Starr Vaughn Equestrian Center
Wonderful weather and good times at Starr Vaughn this weekend. Congratulations to all the EU riders for a job well done. For show results click on the link below.
June 11, 2012
Summer Camp is in Full Swing!!
Equine Unlimited, Inc. Summer Camp is in full swing. Registration is still open for all remaining sessions. Come have fun in the saddle this summer!! Summer Camp Sleepovers are planned for June 29th and July 20th. They are being offered for ALL Youth Campers. Spend the night under the stars, enjoy a yummy BBQ and tons of fun!! Visit the Camp Pages for more information.
June 7 -10, 2012
Let's Show Beach Party
A huge group of EU riders headed down to Brookside for the Let's Show Beach Party. Everyone did fantastic and made it through the long show weekend. Great job EU riders!! Click on the link below for show results. A special thank you to Silly Filly Photography for the picture :)
May 31 - June 3, 2012
Pickwick Summer Tournament
Congratulations to Malinda for getting a FIRST place on Casino Royale at the Pickwick Summer Tournament.
May 5, 2012
Starr I at Starr Vaughn Equestrian Center
A great time was had by all at the Starr I show at Starr Vaughn in Elk Grove. To see the show results, click on the link below. If anyone has pictures from this show, be sure to forward them to me and I'll include them on the website.
April 28, 2012
Leone Equestrians SAHJA Show
Congratulations to all the EU riders on their first 3-day show of the season. The weather was gorgeous and everyone had a great time. Click on the link below for pictures from the show.
March 10, 2012
Historic Nelson Ranch, Woodland, California
What a fun way to start the show season. All of the EU riders had a great time up in Woodland at Historic Nelson Ranch. Thanks to Marti Van De Vosse for the great pictures. Check out Marti's pictures by clicking on the link below.
January 3, 2012
Mark Your Calendars!
A BIG thank you to Katherine for pulling together all of the show dates for 2012. Come join the Equine Unlimited riders for what I'm sure is going to be another fun & successful show year.
November 26, 2011
Equine Unlimited's Annual Barn Christmas Party
Please join us for our annual Barn Christmas Party at Equine Unlimited, Inc. on Saturday, December 10th at 2:00 pm. There's sure to be lots of yummy food, good friends and tons of fun.
October 22, 2011
The Starr V- Halloween Special
A special congratulations to Malinda for winning the 2011 Starr Vaughn Trainer of the Year!! Malinda was presented with a trophy on Saturday at The Starr V - Halloween Special show. All of the Equine Unlimited, Inc. riders had a great day and their hard work and dedication really paid off.
September 10, 2011
The Starr IV-High Point Finale
Equine Unlimited, Inc. riders had another fun show at Starr Vaughn on Saturday. Sara tallied up all the placings and there were 2 Firsts, 8 Seconds, 1 Third, 2 Fourths, and 5 Sixths. Great job EU riders and another special thanks to Sara Friedmann for gathering all the show results and sharing all of her pictures with us!!
August 27 & 28, 2011
Leone Equestrians SAHJA Championship Tie-Breaker
Equine Unlimited, Inc. riders had another fun and successful weekend showing at Leone Equestrians in Sacramento. Sara tallied up all the placings and there was One Champion, One Reserve Champion, 11 Firsts, 15 Seconds, 9 Thirds, 5 Fifths, 14 Sixths, and 1 Seventh. Great job EU riders and another special thanks to Sara Friedmann for gathering all the show results!!
August 13 & 14, 2011
Star III Summer Celebration
Equine Unlimited, Inc. riders did a fantastic job at the Star III Summer Celebration at the Starr Vaughn Equestrian Center on Saturday and Sunday. Sara tallied up all the placings and there was One Champion, 11 Firsts, 12 Seconds, 15 Thirds, 10 Fourths, 6 Fifths, and 10 Sixths. Great job EU riders and a special thanks to Sara Friedmann for gathering all the show results!!
Saving Graces - Three Local Animal Rescue Stories
Malinda and Havannah are featured in the article, "Saving Graces - Three Local Animal Rescue Stories". The article appears in the August issue of Style magazine. Click on Page 1 or Page 2 to read the article. You can also click on the link below to read the article on the Style magazine website.
July 6, 2011
Equine Unlimited's Summer Camp is in Full Swing!
There's still time to sign up for an Equine Unlimited Summer Camp, two sessions are left. We have had such a wonderful summer with excellent weather and awesome campers!!
Click on the link below to see what the campers have been up to. If you would like to register for a summer camp, please click on the main "Camps" tab.
Have a great summer!!
June 18, 2011
Starr II School's Out for Summer
It was a fun day at Starr Vaughn. All the Equine Unlimited riders really did their best and it showed. Great job everyone!!
Click on the link to see pictures and show results.
May 7, 2011
Starr I Spring Celebration
Congratulations to all the Equine Unlimited riders who participated in the Spring Celebration at the Starr Vaughn Equestrian Center on Saturday. Everyone did a fantastic job. Way to go!!
Click on the link to see pictures and show results.
April 17, 2011
The Easter Bunny visits Equine Unlimited
Fun was had by all at the impromptu Spring party at Equine Unlimited on Sunday. There were lots of yummy things to eat and drink, Easter egg relay races and a visit by the Easter Bunny.
Click on the link to see pictures.
March 31, 2011
Welcome to Brookside Horse Show
Congratulations to all the Equine Unlimited riders who participated in the season opener at Brookside this weekend.
Click on the link to see pictures and show results.
March 9, 2011
Open Enrollment for 2011 Summer Horse Camp!!
Equine Unlimited offers two summer camp programs, based on age. The first program is our Kiddie Camp, which offers a wonderful experience for children ages 4-6. The camp runs for three consecutive days from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and is $250.00 per session. Our second program is our Youth Camp, for ages 7 and older. The camp runs for five consecutive days from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm and is $375.00 per session. The Session 5 Youth Camp also has a sleep over option, which is sure to be a lot of fun.
***Early Bird Special - Enroll in a summer camp session through Equine Unlimited before May 1st and receive a FREE Equine Unlimited "Horses Make Life Better" T-shirt.
Please visit the "Camps" page on this site for dates and enrollment forms.
See you at camp!!