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Nova Scotia Equestrian Federation

Located In Halifax Regional Municipality
Where To Find Us
Sport Nova Scotia
5516 Spring Garden Rd, 4th Floor
Halifax, NS B3J 1G6
Areas Served Nova Scotia
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Phone 902-425-5450 ext 333
Contact Heather Myrer, Executive Director, NSEF; Phone: 902-425-5450 ext 333; Email:
Alternate Contact Sheila Currie, Sheila - Program Coordinator/Gidget - Technical Director, NSEF; Phone: 902-425-5450 ext 337; Email:
Mailing Address 5516 Spring Garden Rd, 4th Floor 
Halifax, NS B3J 1G6
Fax 902-425-5606
Description & Services
Information The Nova Scotia Equestrian Federation (NSEF) is the largest equine organization in Atlantic Canada and is considered the provincial governing body for equine and equestrian activity in the province of Nova Scotia. The NSEF acts as the voice and the representative of its members at the provincial and national levels. It is committed to providing leadership and support to individuals and associations in Nova Scotia's horse community. 
NSEF members enjoy many benefits and services including the peace of mind having personal liability coverage. Members are eligible to participate in a variety of riding and driving programs and competitions; have access to several bursary programs; enjoy savings on seminars and courses; receive the annual NSEF newsletter "Hoofprints" and have access to several funding, travel and promotional initiatives.
Hours Monday-Friday 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.  
*Please call ahead as hours may vary due to events and other activities.
Special Information
Established 1970
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Cape Breton Connect ; Funding programs ; Fundy Connect ; HALIFAX ; Highland Connect ; Horseback Riding ; NS Trail Guide ; Provincial Sport Organizations ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect
Categories - General Equestrian Events ; Horseback Riding ; Leadership Development ; Recreation and Sport Organizations ; Recreation Related Expense Assistance ; Trail Development Advocacy Groups and Organizations