Florida Whips Driving Events Calendar  HISTORY
 
  • Florida Whips member events are listed in bold with a white background.  Other events of interest are in italics with a grey background.
  • This calendar shows PAST events, with the most recent completed events atthe top.  For the current calendar, please click HERE
 
October 2017 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
12-15 Private CAMP B:ACK PRONG
Registration/Information
Black Prong Equestrian Center, Bronson, FL Connie Thoreson 352-528-5646 cthoreson1@aol.com  or Linda Evans  352-486-3197 levans0277@aol.com
21
FL Whips
SW Region
Hardee Lakes Park Fun Drive
Cancelled due to Hurricane Irma cleanup
 
Hardee Lakes County Park
5502 Ollie Roberts Rd. Bowling Green, FL 33834
Beverly Eckhardt  Email
29
FL Whips
SW Region
The Driving Dead: Zombie Fun and Games at Whisenant Farms  Event Cancelled Whisenant Farms,19755 State Rd 62, Parrish, FL 34219 Mary de Greef
bonezak42@aol.com
29 STRIDE STRIDE driven dressage  Event Information Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL www.STRIDEdressage.org
September 2017 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
9 ADS Canterbury Classic Pleasure & Super Derby driving show
Omnibus listing
Canterbury Showplace, 23100 W. Newberry Rd. Newberry, FL 32669 Ellen Ettenger
email
17 STRIDE STRIDE driven dressage  Event Information Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL www.STRIDEdressage.org
23 Santa Fe College Metabolic Horse Seminar  Event Information Santa Fe College, 3000 NW 83rd St, Gainesville, FL 32606 Karen Wolfsheimer
email
23 FL Whips
SE Region
Cones/Trail Obstacle Fun Day
EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO IRMA
Wickham Park, 2500 Parkway Dr. Melbourne, FL 32935 Judi Tintera jtintera@cfl.rr.com
August 2017 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
26 FL Whips
Statewide
Whips Driving Day @ Grand Oaks 10am-5 pm
Renewed Membership Required, Members $25 day fee, December CDE volunteers FREE
Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Lady Lake, FL 32159
 
June 2017 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
10 STRIDE Summer Fun Horse Show driving classes (pleasure, dressage) http://www.summerfunhorseshow.com Entries close May 21.  See May newsletter for details. Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Lady Lake, FL 32159
avalonstablesflorida@hotmail.com
10 FL Whips
SW Region
Southwest Region - Planning Meeting and Belmont Stakes Potluck Party @ 3:30 Cypress Keep
4909 Stanley Rd. Plant City FL 33565
Linda Bennett
Email
10 FL Whips
PH Region
Panhandle Region Annual Planning Meeting 8509 Little Scenic Lane, Tallahassee, FL 32309 Lauchlin Waldoch
Email   850-385-1246
17 FL Whips
SE Region
Southeast Region Annual Planning Meeting 6955 1st Street SW, Vero Beach, FL 32968 Eloise Nelson
Email
17 FL Whips
N Region
Northern Region Annual Planning Meeting 17303 County Rd. 136 Live Oak, FL 32060 Brenda Schmidt
Email
April 2017 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
1-2 FL Whips
SW Region
Cypress Keep DT/CT (Pick-a-Test)
INFORMATION  /  ENTRY FORM
Cypress Keep
4909 Stanley Rd, Plant City, FL 33565
 Email
9 STRIDE STRIDE driven dressage  Event Information Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL www.STRIDEdressage.org
8-9 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Campout    Fechtel Ranch Susan Tobiano  863-604-2898
22 FL Whips
SE Region
Poker Trail Run and Open Cones Competition
EVENT CANCELLED
Fechtel Park, 38015 Fechtel Rd.
Eustis, FL 32726
Paul & Glenda Van Sickle
Email
22-23 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Alafia State Park Campout  Location Don & Rose Simmers 863-253-1237
May 2017 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
7 STRIDE STRIDE driven dressage  Event Information Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL www.STRIDEdressage.org
11-14 ADS
Grand Oaks
The Southern Drive Recreational Driving Event Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Lady Lake, FL 32159
Francine Arrington
Email
13 FL Whips
Statewide
Statewide Membership Meeting  Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Lady Lake, FL 32159
 
March 2017 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
3-5 ADS Black Prong HDT/CT Black Prong Equestrian Center, 450 SE Co Rd 337, Bronson, FL 32621  
11-12 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club campout at Goethe State Forest Location Jim & Lisa Corbette  352-489-3095
9-12 ADS / USEF / FEI  Live Oak CDE Live Oak, Ocala, FL  
18 FL Whips
SE Region
Wickham Park Driven Trail Class Challenge
FLIER  /  ENTRY FORM  /  INFORMATION
Wickham Park, 2500 Parkway Dr. Melbourne, FL 32935 Judi Tintera jtintera@cfl.rr.com
24-26 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Greenways progressive drive campout Various locations Sharon Flack 352-796-7796
31 FL Whips
SW Region
Cypress Keep Navigator / Course Walk Clinic
INFORMATION  /  ONLINE SIGNUP
Cypress Keep
4909 Stanley Rd, Plant City, FL 33565
 Email
February 2017 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
4-5 FL Whips
N Region
Metta Baxter Driving Class 2017 for beginner drivers as intro to safety, harnesses,bits, carriages and teaching your horse to drive University of Florida Horse Teaching Unit
1934 SW 63rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32608
Karen Wolfsheimer
wacahootakj@gmail.com
4-5 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Campout  Lake Louisa State Park Susan Cullivan 352-241-8989
10-12 ADS Grand Oaks Classic Pleasure Show, CT, and Derby Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Lady Lake, FL 32159
 
17-19 ADS Spring Fling ADS CDE/HDT/CT (Training, Pre, Int, Int2) CAC format (choose your own divisions) ENTRY FORM Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL
Volunteer Signup Link
www.cypresskeep.com
cypresskeep@gmail.com
17-19 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club campout at Alafia State Park Location Connie Boyette 813-294-7578
22
PENDING
FL Whips
N Region
Steeplechase Continuous Drive Steeplechase, Morriston, FL Dona Love
Email
25 FL Whips
SE Region
Fun Play Day Drive
P
OSTPONED - FURTHER DETAILS COMING
Caloosa Park, 14000 Caloosa Blvd. Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418 Deb Bennett debennett100@aol.com
26 STRIDE STRIDE driven dressage  Event Information Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL www.STRIDEdressage.org
January 2017 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
7 FL Whips
SE Region
Jupiter Fun Show
FLIER  /  ENTRY FORM  /  INFORMATION
Palm Beach County, Jupiter Farms Park, 16655 Jupiter Farms Rd, Jupiter, FL 33478 Jennifer Murray jennifer@vinceremos.org
7 FL Whips
N Region
Cones Day Iron Horse Farm
308 SW Spirit Ave. Fort White, FL 32038
Lynda Jowers
jowersl@aol.com
7-8 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club campout at Hickory Hammock Location Don & Rose Simmers 863-253-1237
14-15 ADS Nature Coast DT/CT (CAC)  ENTRY FORM Black Prong Equestrian Center, 450 SE Co Rd 337, Bronson, FL 32621  
21-22 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club campout at Tillis Hills Location Virg Oliver 352-201-9050  
26-29 ADS / USEF / FEI  Palm Tree CDE Little Everglades Ranch, Dade City, FL Email
352-615-6460
December 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
2-4 ADS
Grand Oaks HDT/CT Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Lady Lake, FL 32159
 
10 ADS Canterbury Pleasure Show and CT Canterbury Show Place, Newberry, FL Email
352-615-6460
17 FL Whips
SE Region
Fechtel Ranch Drive, scavenger hunt, lunch
FLIER    INFO SHEET
38015 Fechtel Rd.
Eustis, FL 32726
Max Zeiman
Email
17-18 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Fechtel Ranch Campout    Lower Wekiva Preserve State Park Max Zeiman 321-514-3297
November 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
5-6 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Campout    McCulley Farms Kathie Beeson
12 FL Whips
N Region
Olaf Larsson Clinic  ENTRY FORM Iron Horse Farm
308 SW Spirit Ave. Fort White, FL 32038
Lynda Jowers
jowersl@aol.com
13 FL Whips
N Region
Iron Horse HDT  ENTRY FORM Iron Horse Farm
308 SW Spirit Ave. Fort White, FL 32038
Lynda Jowers
jowersl@aol.com
12-13 FL Whips
SE Region
Beginner Clinic with Audrey Hartnett
EVENT FLIER / Registration Form / Information / Release

EVENT RESCHEDULED TO THIS DATE
7745 Polo Square
Vero Beach, FL 32968
Anna Crothers
772-532-9290
Email
19-20 FL Whips
SE Region
Muffy Seaton Clinic  ENTRY FORM
Event Flier / Event Information / Release Form

BG Polo & Equestrian 
7700 8th Street Vero Beach, FL 32968

Judi Tintera jtintera@cfl.rr.com
19-20 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Campout at Green Swamp West    Green Swamp West Virg Oliver 352-201-9050
October 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
8-9 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Campout  Lake Louisa State Park Don & Rose Simmers 863-253-1237
15-16 FL Whips
SE Region
Beginner Clinic with Audrey Hartnett
EVENT RESCHEDULED IN NOVEMBER
7745 Polo Square
Vero Beach, FL 32968
Anna Crothers
772-532-9290
Email
16-20 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Hendersonville, NC Judy Martin 352-638-8398
22 FL Whips
SW Region
Pleasure Drive at Hardee Lakes Park Hardee Lakes County Park
5502 Ollie Roberts Rd. Bowling Green, FL 33834
Beverly Eckhardt  Email
22-23 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Halloween Campout    Oleno and River Rise state parks Susan Tobiano  863-604-2898
29-30 FL Whips
SW Region
Whips fun Halloween show (pleasure, cones, super reinsmanship, games, costume, resell it)   EVENT CANCELLED Sumter Equestrian Center
6742 W C 476 Bushnell, FL 33513-8604
 Email
30 STRIDE STRIDE driven dressage  Event Information Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL www.STRIDEdressage.org
September 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
17 FL Whips
SE Region
Goodbye Summer Fun Day
Cones and Lunch Social  EVENT CANCELLED
Wickham Park, 2500 Parkway Dr. Melbourne, FL 32935 Judi Tintera jtintera@cfl.rr.com
17 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Day Drive and lunch at River Ratz  Lake Townsend Bob & Linda Freist 813-469-6499
24-25 CFBC Central Florida Buggy Club Campout    Colt Creek State Park Bob & Linda Freist 813-469-6499
25 STRIDE STRIDE driven dressage  Event Information Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL www.STRIDEdressage.org
August 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
13 FL Whips
Statewide
Statewide Board Meeting  1:00 Bridge Room Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Lady Lake, FL 32159
 
13-14 Canterbury Canterbury Summer Driving: Combined Test #3 Event Flier
http://canterburyshowplace.com  Entries open July 1
Canterbury Show Place, Newberry, FL Email
352-615-6460
July 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
16-17 Canterbury Canterbury Summer Driving: Combined Test #2  Event Flier
http://canterburyshowplace.com  Entries open June 1
Canterbury Show Place, Newberry, FL Email
352-615-6460
June 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
5-6 Canterbury Canterbury Summer Driving: Combined Test #1 Event Flier
http://canterburyshowplace.com  Entries open May 1
Canterbury Show Place, Newberry, FL Email
352-615-6460
11 FL Whips
PH Region
Panhandle Region Annual Planning Meeting 8509 Little Scenic Lane, Tallhassee, FL 32309 Lauchlin Waldoch
Email   850-385-1246
11 FL Whips
SW Region
Southwest Region - Planning Meeting and Belmont Stakes Party 5250 SE Taylor Ave. Arcadia, FL 34266 Kathy Madonna Brown
Email
18 FL Whips
SE Region
Southeast Region Annual Planning Meeting 6955 1st Street SW, Vero Beach, FL 32968 Eloise Nelson
Email
18 FL Whips
N Region
Northern Region Annual Planning Meeting

11550 SE 21 Pl    Morriston, FL 32668

Linda Evans
Email
May 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
7-8 FL Whips
SW Region
Cypress Keep schooling HDT and CT
Event Cancelled
Cypress Keep
4909 Stanley Rd, Plant City, FL 33565
John Porter Email
13-15 ADS
Grand Oaks
Recreational Driving Event Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Lady Lake, FL 32159
Francine Arrington
Email
14 FL Whips
Statewide
Statewide Membership Meeting  5:30-6:30 p.m. Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Weirsdale, FL
 
25 STRIDE STRIDE driven dressage  Event Information Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL www.STRIDEdressage.org
April 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
2-3 ADS Spring Fling HDT & CT  Omnibus Listing   Show website
Entries close 03/02/16
Little Everglades Ranch, Dade City, FL Email
9-10 ADS Southern Pines CDE  Omnibus Listing North Carolina  
10 STRIDE STRIDE driven dressage  Event Information Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL www.STRIDEdressage.org
14-16 CFBC Drive/Camping  http://centralfloridabuggyclub.org Goethe State Forest / Apex Trailhead Sharon Flack 352 796-7796
16 FL Whips
SE Region
Driving at Van Sickle's
Event Flier / Entry Form / Rules / Release
4159 Saddle Club Dr. New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 Paul & Glenda Van Sickle
Email
16 FL Whips
PH Region
Clinic/Drive 8509 Little Scenic Lane, Tallhassee, FL 32309 Lauchlin Waldoch
Email  850-385-1246
28-May 1 CFBC Drive/Camping  http://centralfloridabuggyclub.org Tillis Hills/ Withlacoochee State Forest Sharon Flack 352 796-7796
March 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
4-6 ADS Black Prong HDT  Omnibus Listing
Entries close 02/15/16
Black Prong Equestrian Center, 450 SE Co Rd 337, Bronson, FL 32621 Email
352-615-6460
5 CFBC Annual Obstacle / Ride and Drive, Benefit for the Friends of Alafia   http://centralfloridabuggyclub.org Alafia State Park Connie Boyette 813 634-1261 
6 STRIDE STRIDE driven dressage  Event Information Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL www.STRIDEdressage.org
9 FL Whips
N Region
Steeplechase Continuous Drive 1550 SE 120th Ave, Morriston, FL 32668 Dona Love
Email
13 FL Whips
SE Region
Safari Drive
Event Flier / Caloosa Release Form / Whips Release / Entry Form
Caloosa Park, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418 Deb Bennett 
Email
17-20 CFBC St Patrick's Day Drive/Camping  http://centralfloridabuggyclub.org Lake Panasoffkee/ Hanover Sharon Flack 352 796-7796
17-20 ADS / USEF / FEI  Kingdom of the Sun CDE  Omnibus Listing
Entries close 2/29/16
Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL Email
352-615-6460
23-26 CFBC Long Branch Rest & Ride Campout   http://centralfloridabuggyclub.org Long Branch Judy Martin 352 638-8398
February 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
6 FL Whips
SE Region
Derby Competition Wickham Park, 2500 Parkway Dr. Melbourne, FL 32935 Judi Tintera jtintera@cfl.rr.com
Eloise Nelson 
ern7073@aol.com
6-7 FL Whips
N Region
Metta Baxter Driving Class 2016 for beginner drivers as intro to safety, harnesses,bits, carriages and teaching your horse to drive University of Florida Horse Teaching Unit
1934 SW 63rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32608
Karen Wolfsheimer
wacahootakj@gmail.com
7 FL Whips
N Region
Steeplechase Continuous Drive 1550 SE 120th Ave, Morriston, FL 32668 Dona Love
love2083@bellsouth.net
12-14 ADS Grand Oaks Classic Pleasure Show Grand Oaks Resort 3000 Marion County Rd., Weirsdale, FL Kacy Tipton-Fashik
kacyf@thegrandoaks.com
20 FL Whips
SE Region
Safari Drive Caloosa Park, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418 Deb Bennett debennett100@aol.com
25-28 ADS Live Oak CDE Live Oak Plantation, Ocala, FL
January 2016 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
2-3 FL Whips
SW Region
Lessons with Olof Larsson Cypress Keep
4909 Stanley Rd, Plant City, FL 33565
Linda Bennet
SWdir@flawhips.org
2-3 Grand Oaks Derby Competition
3rd in the Grand Oaks Derby Series
Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Weirsdale, FL
Kacy Tipton-Fashik
kacyf@thegrandoaks.com
9 FL Whips
SE Region
Jupiter Fun Show Palm Beach County, 16655 Jupiter Farms Rd, Jupiter, FL 33478 Gina McGill randyginamcgill@gmail.com
Jennifer Murray
jennifer@vinceremos.org
15-17 ADS Nature Coast HDT Black Prong Equestrian Center, Bronson, FL  
29-31 ADS Sunshine State CDE Florida Horse Park, 11008 S. Highway 475, Ocala, FL  34480 shorty1956@gmail.com
352-615-6460
December 2015 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
5-6 ADS Grand Oaks HDT & CT Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Weirsdale, FL
cypresskeep@gmail.com
12 FL Whips
SE Region
Holiday Drive in Wellington Mida Farms, 13801 40th St S. Wellington, FL 33414 Bettina Scherer
betscherer@gmail.com
11-13 FL Whips
SW Region
Camping and Day Drives Hampton Tract, SWFWMD 18490 Rock Ridge Rd, Lakeland, FL 33809 Beverly Eckhardt
mcpbse@icloud.com
November 2015 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
5-8 ADS Katydid CDE
www.katydidcde.com

359 State Park Rd Windsor, SC  29856

Peggy Dils
dilsailken@aol.com
(803) 295-6785
7-8 ADS Purely Pleasure Show Sumter Equestrian Center, 6742 West CR 476, Bushnell, FL 33513 cypresskeep@gmail.com
14-15 FL Whips
N Region
Clinic and Iron Horse HDT Iron Horse Farm
308 SW Spirit Ave. Fort White, FL 32038
Lynda Jowers
jowersl@aol.com
21-22 FL Whips
SE Region
Carriage Driving Pleasure Show and 3-Phase Event St. Lucie County Fairgrounds, 5202 Peacock Rd, Fort Pierce, FL 34945 Pam Stephenson
primetimesfl@aol.com
20-22 FL Whips
N Region
Camping Weekend at McCulley Farm 3019 McCulley Farm Road Jasper, FL 32052 Missy Wall
wallmissy@aol.com
October 2015 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
17-18 Grand Oaks Derby Competition
2nd in the Grand Oaks Derby Series
Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Weirsdale, FL
Kacy Tipton-Fashik
kacyf@thegrandoaks.com
25 STRIDE Stride Schooling Shows
Sundays At The Florida Horse Park
11008 S. Hwy 475, Ocala, FL Charlotte Trentelman
rebelridge@aol.com
31-Nov 1 ADS Fall Fling HDT & CT Florida Horse Park, 11008 S. Highway 475, Ocala, FL  34480 shorty1956@gmail.com
352-615-6460
September 2015 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
5-6 ADS Pleasure Days at the Florida Horse Park Florida Horse Park, 11008 S. Highway 475, Ocala, FL  34480 shorty1956@gmail.com
352-615-6460
26-27 FL Whips
SW Region
Driving Derby Clinic and Competition
Event Flier  www.cypresskeep.com
Cypress Keep
4909 Stanley Rd, Plant City, FL 33565
 cypresskeep@gmail.com
27 STRIDE Stride Schooling Shows
Sundays At The Florida Horse Park
11008 S. Hwy 475, Ocala, FL 34480 Charlotte Trentelman
rebelridge@aol.com
August 2015 Organization Event Description Location/Address Contact
15-16 FL Whips
Statewide
Florida Whips Member Weekend!
Drive at will through cones course, dressage, and flagged obstacles!
Click here for Information Flyer
August 15:
10 am:  Board Meeting
1 pm:  Member Meeting
4 pm:  Driving Derby competition
Grand Oaks Resort
3000 Marion County Rd., Weirsdale, FL
 Kacy Tipton-Fashik
kacyf@thegrandoaks.com
22 Florida Horse Park Drive and Dash Driving Derby
Rules
11008 S. Hwy 475, Ocala, FL 34480 events@flhorsepark.com
352-307-6699
29 Cypress Keep Navigator Clinic
www.cypresskeep.com
Sign up by clicking HERE
Cypress Keep
4909 Stanley Rd, Plant City, FL 33565
cypresskeep@gmail.com