The Venue

September 27 – 29, 2019
Albion College
Albion, Michigan

Facility Rules for Participants:

  • Trash must be placed in the proper receptacles, including recycle bins when available.
  • No glass on premises, all liquids must be enclosed in shatter proof containers.
  • No vehicles are permitted to park within 30 feet of any stabling facility.
  • No smoking in barns, buildings, offices, or around manure receptacles.
  • No Dogs or Pets allowed at the CPI Event
  • No skateboards, in-line skates, or roller skates are allowed.


Where to Stay

Courtyard Marriott Announced as the “OFFICIAL” Hotel of the
CPI College Spotlight at Albion College

Courtyard Marriott Albion
200 South Superior Street
Albion, MI 49224
Make your reservations on or before to receive special rate
Click on the following link to make your reservation online:


Event Schedule –

This Schedule is TENTATIVE and is subject to change

CPI Clinic Series Program Schedule for Albion College

Friday Night – September 27, 2019
6:30pm Registration and Ice Cream Reception / Seminar – Ludington Center
Ludington Center – (within walking distance of the Courtyard Marriott)
101 North Superior Street
Albion, MI

  • College Riding Overview
  • What do College Coaches Want from Prospects? – Randi Heathman
  • Q & A Session with College Coach


Saturday – September 28, 2019
Clinic Day – Start Time: 9:00 AM
Held Equestrian Center
11039 29 Mile SOUTH
Albion, MI
Map and Directions

  • Each clinic session will be about 90 minutes long. Riders will be placed in groups based on experience level
  • Riders will be responsible for tacking and untacking horses
  • While not riding, riders will be able to participate in info sessions and tours that will be conducted by the host school such as:

Campus Tours
Financial Aid
Admission/Athletics Presentation
Institutes and Centers

  • A hands-on horsemanship practicum that includes both a written and practical test will be on going throughout the day.


Saturday Evening –  
7:00 PM Bonfire with S’mores
Mitchell Towers
Located on Mingo Street
Between Porter Street and Cass Street
Map of Albion

  • Riders will have the chance to discuss challenges and strategies with college coach.


Sunday  September 29, 2019
Morning Mini Clinic & Afternoon Horse Show – Start Time: 9:00 AM
Held Equestrian Center
11039 29 Mile SOUTH
Albion, MI
Map and Directions

  • Riders will participate in a mini clinic in their respective groups based on experience level from Saturday
  • Riders will participate in a mini collegiate format horse show.

Classes will be judged and ribbons will be awarded.
Riders will get One on One feedback from judge
Riders will be able to take home judges card with feedback.

  • The overall Individual High Point Rider will be awarded a spot at the CPI horse show event of their choice.


Access to the Event

Rider Registration Procedure

All CPI College Spotlight riders are to register at the CPI Registration Desk upon arrival. Riders must pick up their back number in person.


Press & Media

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