Welcome to OCA
The “Organisacion Caballista Arubano” or OCA is a non-profit organisation, founded to represent the interests of Aruba’s horsemen and the Paso Fino breed. We organize competitions, trail rides and promote the Paso Fino breed.
Organizacion Caballista Arubano, OCA, is a member of Confepaso, the international body representing the Paso horse breed. OCA is represented by a board which can consist of 5 up to 9 persons, elected for a three-year term, with the next election taking place in 2016. Yearly member meetings are held, with the presentation of the financial statements, and a summary of activities held during the preceding year.
OCA offers the following type of memberships:
- Youth Members
- General Members- Horse owners
- General Members- Non-horse owners
- Honorary Members
OCA is funded through membership contributions, subsidies received from Aruba Sport Unie (ASU), donations, fundraisers, and bar sales during competitions.
Find out who we are, what we do, who we represent and how we came to be. Learn more about the fascinating history of OCA.Read more
News & Events
On January 13th 2016, during the Annual Member’s Meeting, the new board was elected.
As per the statutes, the President is elected into his/her position and the other board members are assigned their position afterwards.
The new board now consists of:
Brigitte Werleman, President
Myron Wever, Vice President
Magdala Wever, Treasurer
Giandra Wever, 2nd Treasurer
Barbara Nieuwmeyer, Secretary