Club Sports & Activities
Eagle Equestrian Team/Club
The equestrian program is a club sport and there are riders from both the Venango and Clarion campuses that compete. The program has been a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) since 2010. Riders show in Zone 2 Region 5 in English and Western competitions. There are two certified instructors/coaches in English and in Western. The IHSA provides collegiate riders of all skills the opportunity to compete individually and as teams in equestrian shows.
If a student is not interested in competing as part of a Team sport, the Clarion University — Venango club also offers students the opportunity to learn about horses, take riding lessons and go on trail rides.
The rifle team/club was created in the fall of 2011. This popular team/club allows students to develop competence in the sport of competitive rifle marksmanship, to develop skills in the safe and proper handling of rifles, and to represent Clarion University - Venango in intercollegiate rifle competitions.
The Clarion University - Venango Bowling Program is a club sport that competes nationally against all NCAA DI, DII, DIII schools, and NAIA teams. The team/club is a member of the United States Bowling Congress Collegiate. Students have traveled to Cincinnati, Ohio, New York City, Schenectady, New York and competed in the USBC Singles Qualifying in Allentown, Pennsylvania. To date, four of our members have been honored as Academic All American by the National Collegiate Bowling Coaches Association.
As a club member you will travel to the Pentagon Paintball in Erie several times during the year. The paintball team provides Venango students the opportunity to compete as a member of a team against other schools, colleges, and leagues.
The fitness club provides Venango students with a great support group to run, walk, do fitness classes with, etc. If you are interested in getting healthier, building muscle mass, or just want someone to work out with, this is the club for you.
If you are interested in more information email Dr. Emily Aubele or call +1 814 676 6591, ext. 1269.