Friends of Dartmouth Equestrian

The Friends of Dartmouth Equestrian is a group of Dartmouth Alumni, parents, and equestrians that help promote and support the Dartmouth Equestrian team. Dartmouth Equestrian Friends help in these ways:

  • publicizing the Dartmouth Equestrian Teams within the Dartmouth community and equestrian community
  • helping to identify friends, relatives and others who might want to become supporters and participants in Dartmouth Equestrian activities
  • providing volunteer and financial support for special projects
  • inviting donation horses or equipment to enhance the riding programs

If you are interested in becoming a Friend of Dartmouth Equestrian or wish to make a tax deductible donation, please contact Tenley Struhs via e-mail or at (603) 643-1808.

Dartmouth Riding Center Wish List

The Dartmouth Riding Program appreciates your donations that help our horses and students succeed. All donated items are tax-deductible. The following is a list of commonly needed items, please contact Coach Tenley if you have any questions.

  • Saddles (please conatct Tenley for specifications)
  • Leather Halters
  • Open Front Jumping Boots and other horse boots
  • Bridles, martingales, and other tack
  • Show clothing for team members (tall boots, breeches, jackets)


In past years, the Friends of Dartmouth Riding Center have helped fund a number of projects: The George and Nora Graham dressage arena, hot water and horse vacuum in the washstall, and, the office/tack room addition including "Oscar's Room," funded by Gordon and Virginia Williamson.