Waco, Texas - The Plaidcast is a weekly horse podcast hosted by Piper Klemm, PhD, publisher of The Plaid Horse magazine, and USEF “R” judge, rider, trainer and Plaid Horse editor Sissy Wicks. Guests include Olympian equestrians, top hunter/jumper and equitation riders, trainers, horse show managers and industry insiders. Plus in depth convos on topics that matter: horsemanship, collegiate equestrian, the state of our sport and horse show how to’s for riders at every level. One episode each month is devoted to the mental side of your ride with nationally recognized mental skills coach and author Tonya Johnston (Inside Your Ride).
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October 20, 2018: Week 4 of NCAA Equestrian competition is in the books. Follow along every meet with our recap, UEC Riders of the Week and interviews with NCAA Equestrians to hear about their experiences; a Sweet Briar Vixen and an Oklahoma State Cowgirl!
- November 10, 2018
- November 17, 2018
- December 8, 2018
- December 22, 2018
- October 13, 2018: The first 3 weeks of NCAA Equestrian competitions have happened – Follow along every meet with our RECAP. Also, Riders of the Month, Standout Student Athlete of the Month, NCEA Horse of the Month and the TOP 10 Team Standings! Tune in as we interview NCAA Equestrians and hear about their experiences… a Delaware State Hornet and a Texas A&M Aggie.
- September 22, 2018: The first few weeks of NCAA Equestrian is underway. Tune in and hear from an SMU Mustang and a UT Martin Skyhawk! Listen in…
- September 8, 2018: It’s finally here – a new school year and of course with that, a new season of NCAA Collegiate Equestrian! Hear from one of last year's National Championship riders as well as from the new head coach at the newest NCAA Equestrian program — UC Davis.
- Summer 2018: Tom covers the NCEA year End Awards, AQHYA Collegiate Horsemanship Challenge and, NRAH Collegiate Reining Championship. Piper quizzes Tom on summer riding opportunities and restrictions and the different disciplines and formats used in NCAA Equestrian competition.
- April 28, 2018: An exciting recap of the NCEA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS, plus interviews with two star riders and Championship MOPs, Caitlin Boyle from Auburn University and Kyndall Harper from University of Georgia
- April 14, 2018: Listen in to a recap of the 2018 Conference Championships and a preview of the upcoming National Championship, plus interviews with Wendy Salomon from Signature Academics and the NCEA President, Haley Schoolfied (TCU). LISTEN IN...
- March 31, 2018: Tom and Piper get a chance to recap all the action from the last three weeks of NCAA meets during this Spring Season and Preview the Conference Championships. Finally, they get a chance to speak with one of our sponsors at Farnam, as well as interview a Southern Methodist University (SMU) Mustang! Listen IN...
- March 10, 2018: Tom and Piper get a chance to interview two NCAA Equestrians, both Western Horsemanship riders, a Texas Christian University (TCU) Horned Frog and a Texas A&M Aggie! Listen in…
- February 24, 2018: Listen to Tom and Piper as they get a chance to recap all the action from the last two weeks of NCAA meets during this Spring Season! They get a chance to interview two NCAA Equestrians, an Oklahoma State Cowgirl and an Auburn Tiger! Listen in…