The Butler University Equestrian Team (BUET) is a recognized club sport at Butler University. The team consists of members of all riding abilities in the hunt seat discipline. BUET is a great opportunity for students to continue riding and improve their riding ability while attending Butler University.

Team members who are interested have the opportunity to compete in shows. BUET competes against local colleges through the IHSA in Region 7, Zone 1. The Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) is the governing body for the shows BUET participates in. There are about 5 shows a semester that BUET members show in to gather points towards qualifying for Regionals, which are held at the end of the spring semester. From Regionals, riders can then move on to Zones, and then to Nationals, which gathers the top riders (at all levels) from each Zone to compete for a national title.

BUET practices at a local hunter/jumper barn about 30 minutes north of campus. The riders are coached by Dawn Stumm at Greyhavens Farms which is located in Zionsville, Indiana. Practice frequecy is based on the team member’s availability and how often they would like to ride. The minimum number of lessons required is 2x/month in order to be considered an active member of BUET. Most riders take lessons at least once a week.


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Butler University Club Equestrian Team Constitution

Show Results for 11/21 & 11/22

Congrats to all who competed this cold weekend at Black Dog Farms! A special congratulations goes to Kiersten for pointing up from Walk Trot into Beginning Walk Trot Canter and qualified for Regionals on Saturday! Saturday 11/21 Novice Fences Abby Krabacher – 2nd Place Alumni Fences Lizzie Stickney – 1st Place Alumni Flat Lizzie Stickney …

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Show Results for 10/31 and 11/1

Congratulations to all who competed this past weekend at our first show of the season! Keep up the good work! Here are the results from this weekend:   10/31 HAPPY HALLOWEEN!! Open Fences Sara Omohundro – 2nd Place Alumni Fences Lizzie Stickney – 2nd Place Alumni Flat Lizzie Stickney – 2nd Place Open Flat Sara …

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