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Third Annual Ride for Research Event near Olympia


July 6-8, 2007

The Washington State Horse Council and member organizations hosted the third annual Ride for Research event to benefit the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine’s equine research programs.

The benefit took place Friday through Sunday, July 6-8, 2007, at the Evergreen Sportsmen’s Club on 12736 Marksmen Rd., near Littlerock, Washington, in close proximity to Olympia.  Events included a Friday evening social between 6:30-10 p.m., a prize ride beginning at 8 a.m. on Saturday, followed by an evening auction and barbeque dinner, and an open ride on Sunday.  Camping was free for the weekend.  Entry fees for the prize ride were $20 for adults and $15 for youths 13-years-old and younger.  Additional tickets for the ride cost $5.  Top prizes for the ride included saddles, bridles, saddle blankets, and veterinary services. 

Other supporting organizations for the event included Backcountry Horsemen of Washington, Washington State Horsemen, Woodbrook Hunt Club, and the John Wayne Pioneer Wagons and Riders.

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