Team of the week: UNF Equestrian team

UNF founded Equestrian team in 2010

By Brian Jackson - Digital sports reporter

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Last spring the University of North Florida jumped into the National spotlight due to the success of their men's basketball team. Elsewhere on campus there's another team looking to make a name for itself. The UNF Equestrian team was founded in 2010.

If you're surprised to learn that UNF even has an Equestrian team, you're not alone because even some of the team members didn't know until they stepped on campus. 

Because they're a club team the school only off-sets some of the cost. Cost range from $2000-3000 just to outfit each rider for competition. That doesn't even include the cost of each saddle or additional training. The team members practically spend as much time fund raising as they do riding. 

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