Riding Lessons

Students benefit physically and emotionally from riding and experience a unique sense of achievement with their horse.  Exercises are designed to incorporate the whole body in a flow of communication with the horse, all while having fun. 

In this program, you will:

  • Learn about the equipment and how to tack up a horse

  • Experience how a horse moves while developing body awareness, coordination, balance and breath

  • Learn safe procedures for mounting and dismounting

  • Gain experience directing a horse from its back. This takes patience and effective communication.

  • Learn to sit the trot while directing a horse requires focus and brings together all the elements learned above

  • Build core strength and improve posture