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About Us:

Classification of Club: Co-Ed Competitive and Instructional

President: Philip Weber  Email:niuequestrianteam@gmail.com
Vice President: Cady Wakitsch  Email:niuequestrianteam@gmail.com
Secretary: James Danielsen Email:niuequestrianteam@gmail.com
Treasurer: Cady Wakitsch Email:niuequestrianteam@gmail.com
Advisor: Ann Carrel Email: acarrel@niu.edu
Coach: Joleen Dewitt


Qualifications and Experience: Joleen is the Showplace Productions horse show event coordinator. She is also a trainer to Tally-Ho. She has coached NIU Equestrian for over eight years and she is the Regional President of IHSA (Intercollegiate Horse Show Association).

Associations with which club holds membership: Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA), United States Hunter/Jumper Association (USHJA).

Normal Practice Times: Contact club for normal practice times.  

Club Purpose and/or Objectives: The NIUET (NIU Equestrian Team) is a co-ed organization dedicated to adding a unique and fun element of athletic diversity to the NIU community through equestrian sports. Members of the NIUET pride themselves in successful competition, teamwork, positive and sportsmanlike demeanor, and improvement of the community through service activities.

Club Website: http://niuequestrianteam.weebly.com/

2012 - 2013 Sport Club of the Year

IHSA National Qualifiers


Julia Wiersma

Emily Heine

Erin Sutherland - Alumni Rider

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