Milestones


1994

The STC Equestrian and Sport Centre was officially launched and followed by the first National Horse Show.

Organised the first Basic Horse Management programme conducted by Wangaratta College of Tafe, Australia

1995

Launch of the National Coaching Accreditation Scheme.

1996

Purchase of the Percival, the first interactive horse simulator in the country.

Organised the very first Equine Forum, bringing the participants to share and discuss the direction of the Malaysia Equine industry. 

 

1997

Organised the first training programme for farriers, in collaboration with the Malaysian Equine Council.

The STC Equestrian and Sports Centre is the proud owner of two beautiful carriages – Glass Coach and Royal Mail Coach from Australia and these coaches made their first appearance during the National Horse Show ’97.

1997

The start of the young athletes programme jointly with Malaysian Equine Council and the National Sports Council to develop the sports from the grass root level.

1998

The start of the young athletes programme together with Malaysian Equine Council and the National Sports Council

1999

The centre also started the coaching programme for young disabled riders from the Riding for Disabled Association (RDA).

The centre started the Combined Driving activity and subsequently conducted the first demonstration of this event.

The first ever clinic on Judging for Jumping Equitation was organised.

The first harness driving centre in Malaysia was opened by the Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed.

2000

Combined Driving was introduced as a competition category and it saw the participation of the Prime Minister and some prominent corporate figures.

2001

The centre was the official venue for XXI SEA Games – the Equestrian Competition category.

2002

The biggest display of horse carriages during the 45th Merdeka Parade.

 

Organised the 1st Derby Competition in the country.

2003

The first eventing competition was conducted during the STC Equestrian Championship.

2008

Organized the National Horse Show in Terengganu, which saw an overwhelming attendance of 40,000 people from the East Coast Region.            


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