About Fox Valley Saddle Association (FVSA)

Originally chartered in 1946 as the "Fox Valley Saddle and Harness Association", the Fox Valley Saddle Association is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit saddle club located just west of Elgin, Illinois in Hampshire.

Fox Valley Saddle Association (FVSA) is dedicated to exclusively promote, support, assist, and encourage the advancement of diversified equine activities through educational, recreational, and agricultural programs as well as provide and maintain facilities utilized by the equestrian community for educational seminars, exhibits, and equestrian competitions (subject to the association's bylaws).

More about Fox Valley Saddle Association in History.

FVSA Contact Information & Map


44W300 Rohrsen Road, Hampshire, Illinois 60140


P.O. Box 481, Elgin, Illinois 60121
(847) 464-4355  

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Other Contact Information

For event and membership information
General Mail - toddevanson@fvsa.org

For rental information/questions
Todd Evanson - toddevanson@beefvilla.com (cell 847-703-9659)

For website questions
Mary Jo Downen - fvsa@fvsa.org

FVSA Board of Directors

President Sandy Klinkey Vice President Julie Kneip
Treasurer Todd Evanson Secretary Judy Dowling
Michael Chuman Dr. Jean Churan Erin Davis Linda Holzrichter
Hank Honshu Candy Kalischefski Diana Kocunik Sandy Kucharski
Laura Prowitz Mary McGee Bob Mikos Reiner Scheutz
Mary Thompson

Map and Directions to FVSA

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FVSA Facility

Our location occupies 40 acres at the corner of Tower and Rohrsen Roads in Hampshire, IL.

This location has a 176'x77' indoor arena with an attached 80'x60' warm-up arena, a 250'x135' outdoor arena, a 75'x135' outdoor warm-up arena, 100 stalls in two (permanent) barns, three wash-racks and plenty of parking.

There is a brick patio outside our clubhouse next to the outdoor arena. Both arenas can be viewed from the clubhouse windows.

The facility's grounds include a mini-event course with Starter Novice through Novice and some Training level fences.

More facility information and photographs available in Facilities.

Member Activities at FVSA

Club functions consist of: Trail Rides, Mounted Games, Horse Shows, Auctions, Socials, and other family activities.

Regular Meetings are held at 7:30pm at the clubhous on the 1st Friday of every month.

Director's Meetings are held at 7:00pm at the clubhouse on the 3rd Tuesday of every month.

A newsletter is mailed/emailed to members each month and keeps everyone informed of club functions and meetings.

We invite you to become a member of our Club!

More information about how to join and FVSA membership benefits in Membership.

Membership is open to all persons interested in horses.
Most of our members own their own horses, but this is ~not~ a requirement.