Monday, November 23, 2015

Horse Events In Temple Texas

The Old West and horses are synonymous with Texas, and that lives on in today's Texas even in small towns like Temple.

Texas is home to many types of equine disciplines ranging from English to Western, from Rodeo to a three-day competition called Eventing. Temple, Texas, although small, is no exception. There is enough diversity in events and horse activities throughout the town and the immediate area to give equine lovers of all types something to anticipate.

Andalusians of Central Texas

Dedicated to the beauty of the Andalusian horse the Andalusians of Central Texas is a ranch about 32 miles from Temple. It offers lessons in both English and Western riding as well as informative clinics on competitive equestrian training. For the breed enthusiasts there are also sales and stud service for top-level Andalusian horses, as well as boarding on their 8-acre property. For information, contact Ronnie or Carol.

Andalusians of Central Texas

Ronnie and Carol Marroquin

7570 FM 1123 #19

Belton, TX 76513 254-933-0900

Beard Ranch

Beard Ranch, about 14 miles east of Temple, offers all-around horse experiences from everyday living to lessons for young and old alike. They also have private as well as group lessons and provide the rodeo enthusiast with the complete experience. Classes are available to perfect the skills needed to compete in barrel racing, pole bending, gymkhana, eventing,and other timed events for boarders and haul-ins. 4-H groups can arrange special horse-related experiences and riding classes for their groups. For more information, contact Jennifer Beard.

Beard Ranch

Burlington, TX 254-760-6693

Mid Tex Quarter Horse Association

The Mid Tex Quarter Horse Association holds its annual show at the Bell County Expo 16 miles south of Temple. Classes include English and Western events as well as halter, youth lead line classes and speed events such as barrel and poles. This event is a series that takes place in June, July and August each year. Along with the individual day awards, there are cumulative point awards at the end of the series for high-scoring halter, performance and riding classes.

Mid Tex Quarter Horse Association


Tammy Uschan

Bell County, TX


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