Attention STRIDE Members! Who among you has not shared stories and fond memories of your favorite horses over the years?

Now is your chance to share the BEST story of your FAVORITE horse with the whole club, AND be eligible to win $50!

Write your story about your favorite horse or a special horse memory in 500 to 800 words on a word doc and send in an attachment to Lonni at

An essay team led by Lonni, a certified teacher with a BA in English/American Literature, will read the essays and select one essay to receive an award of $50. The winning essay will be announced at the Year End Awards Banquet and will be published in the banquet program and on the STRIDE website.

The deadline to submit entries is December 8th . You may also include one photo attachment of your favorite equine subject.

Ready, set, start typing!