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Next rider event - Area Special Olympics Equestrian Show at SunCatcher Site - Sat, June 24

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SunCatcher Therapeutic Riding Academy, Inc. is a non-profit organization with 501(c)(3) charitable status that provides equine-assisted activities and therapy programs for children, teens, and adults with special needs.

We currently provide the following services in the Black Hills area:

  • Regular therapy sessions April to October
  • Special Olympics training
  • Host Area Special Olympics Equestrian Show
  • Participate in State Special Olympics Equestrian Competition
  • Themed Pony Weeks
    • Spirit Pony
    • Circus Pony
    • Cow Pony-held in Aug 2016
    • Renaissance Pony
    • Fantasy Pony
    • Arabian Knights
  • Parades and exhibits
  • SunCatcher Chuckwagon & Family Campout
  • Spring Kickoff - Open House & Awards
  • Tucker Day Special Needs Rodeo
  • Black Hills RoundUp Special Needs Rodeo
  • Youth Enrichment Volunteer Program


Interested in participating?
Go to Application Forms.

Interested in volunteering?
Go to Application Forms


Contact SunCatcher TRA


Major - looking forward to seeing his riders this spring at SunCatcher!!

Find us on


Check our Facebook page to see the Photos for
Vounteer Training 2017
Grooming Day 2017

and Albums for
- SunCatcher at State 2016
- Outside the Arena-State 2016
- SunCatcher/Special Olympic
Area Show







Come see us at Main Street Square Concert Series (Thurs 6-9pm)

We'll have horses available for photos

Different Theme Each Thursday

June 1 - Western
June 8 - Pirates
June 15 - Hawaiian / South Seas
June 22 - Marti Gras
June 29 - Patriotic
July 6 - Christmas in July
July 13 - Midieval Knights

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Black Hills Roundup Special Rodeo in Belle Fourche - June 17

Click here for more info

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SunCatcher will host the Area Special Olympics Equestrian Show

Saturday, June 24

To register as a participant, call SunCatcher Office (939-4907) or if you are a regular SunCatcher rider, let your instructor know that you want to participate.

More info to come...

Royal being groomed




Click on the Program/Events link at top of page to see a list of events for 2017

for info on Special Needs Rodeo


SunCatcher Office
Phone # 939-4907

E-mail address:

Click here, for more information about
SunCatcher Therapeutic Riding Academy

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SunCatcher Therapeutic Riding Academy
P.O. Box 3975
Rapid City, South Dakota 57709

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