The Plaidcast

ABOUT THE SHOW

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).

UPCOMING SHOWS WITH NAB MEMBER TOM O'MARA

  • None at this time.

ARCHIVED SHOWS

  • April 22, 2017 — In this week’s episode of The Plaidcast NCEA Update Edition (brought to you by Great American Insurance and NCEA National Advisory Board) Tom O’Mara and Piper are joined by Coach Tana MaKay, Head Coach of Equestrian at Texas A&M University; plus, they recap the entire 2017 NCEA National Championship Event held over 4 days in Texas.
  • April 8, 2017 — The Plaidcast NCEA Update Edition (brought to you by Great American Insurance and NCEA National Advisory Board) Tom O’Mara and Piper are joined by Coach Jennifer Ridgely, Head Coach of Equestrian at Delaware State University; Coach Ellen White, Head Coach of Equestrian, Baylor University and Coach Meghan Boenig, Head Coach of Equestrian, University of Georgia. Plus, they review the latest from the NCEA postseason.
  • March 25, 2017 — In this week’s episode of The Plaidcast NCEA Update Edition (brought to you by Great American Insurance and NCEA National Advisory Board) Tom O’Mara and Piper are joined by Abi Buckwalter, Senior, Western Horsemanship, Delaware State University and Sydney Linter, University of Tennessee – Martin, Sophomore, Hunt Seat, Equitation on the Flat. Plus, they review the latest from the NCEA season.
  • March 11, 2017 — In this week’s episode of The Plaidcast NCEA Update Edition (brought to you by Great American Insurance and the NCEA Advisory Board) Tom O’Mara and Piper Klemm are joined by Remington Wilkie, Junior, Hunt Seat Rider, New Mexico State, and Avery Ellis, Junior, Western Horsemanship, Texas A&M. Plus, they review the latest scores from the NCEA Season.
  • Feb. 25, 2017 — In this week’s episode of The Plaidcast NCEA Update Edition (brought to you by EquiFit and Shorty’s) Tom O’Mara and Piper are joined by Paige Stopperich, Junior, Western Horsemanship, USC and Nora Gray, Sophomore, Hunt Seat, SMU. Plus, they review the latest from the NCEA season.
  • Feb. 18, 2017 — Piper gives a recap of the winter/current show season and Tom has an update on the latest NCEA standings. Guests include TCU rider Kari Hancock and Baylor University rider Alicia Gasser.
  • Nov. 19, 2016 — In this Weekend Plaidcast Tom O'Mara and Piper are joined by Auburn Rider Ashton Alexander and University of Georgia Rider Lindsey Cheek. Plus, they review the latest from the NCEA season.
  • Nov. 12, 2016 — In this Weekend Plaidcast Tom O’Mara of the NCEA and Piper review the latest from the NCAA season. They are joined by the Shorty’s NCEA Reining Rider of the Month Ebba Lange and EquiFit Equitation on the Flat Rider of the Month Natalie Wendt.
  • Oct. 22, 2016 — The Weekend Plaidcast by Plaid Horse Magazine and Epona Exchange features Tom O'Mara on the current state of the NCAA Collegiate program. Then his son TJ O'Mara, winner of the Pessoa/USEF Medal Final, and his coach Stacia Madden review a difficult Medal Final.