ADULT HORSE RIDING
TUGGERANONG ADULT RIDING CLUB
TARC was established in 1997 and was formed to meet the needs of riders in the Canberra region 18 years and over who do not wish to specialise in any of the other disciplines provided by existing equestrian groups. TARC aims to improve the riding skills of adult riders, provide opportunities for recreational riding, assist members to increase their knowledge of equestrian issues and participate in horse related social activities. TARC currently has approximately 60 members and its activities include monthly club training days, gymkhanas, one day events, yearly inter club competitions and dressage and show jumping competitions.
Current Committee Members:
President: Margaret Heaney
Secretary: Stephanie Pure
Treasurer: Jacky Perrott-Jones
Event Coordinator: Jacky Perrott-Jones
Uniform Officer: Debbie Morrissey
Public Officer: Donna Cameron
ACTEA Rep.: Helen King
Vikings Rep: Marg Heaney
How do I join your Club?
Membership is either full, which is open to 18+ only and includes insurance, access to club days, club-only events and open events or non-riding, which is also only open to 18+.
Cost is $50 for full membership and $10 for non-riding membership.
Applicants to join TARC must sign a waiver issued by Equestrian Australia (the peak body) which releases our club from liability in the event of an accident, agree to follow the instructions of coaches, committee members and event coordinators at all times in accordance with the club Risk Management Plan and agree to only bring horses that are healthy and sound to club days and events.
TARC runs monthly club training days on the third Sunday of the month at Kambah Pony Club grounds, Hake St, Kambah and open events one or two times a year at Equestrian Park, Curtin.