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Summer Riding Lessons

 

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Looking for something fun to do this summer? How about horse-back riding lessons?!

Once again the University of Connecticut's Animal Science Department will be offering its popular Summer Riding Program to the public. Please note that Dressage, Hunt Seat, Polo, Western riding lessons and Trail Riding are open to adults and children who meet the minimum age requirements. Please see the information and forms below.

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Riding Lesson Styles

 

Hunt Seat, Dressage, and Western Riding

Participants must be 11 years of age or older or at the 6th grade level in the fall of 2016

All Levels: Beginners - Advanced Beginner - Intermediate - Advanced

SESSION I
MAY 2 - MAY 20 (3 WEEKS)
SESSION II
MAY 31 - JUNE 10 (2 WEEKS)
SESSION III
JUNE 20 - JULY 1 (2 WEEKS)
SESSION IV
JULY 11 - JULY 22 (2 WEEKS)
SESSION V AUGUST 8 - AUGUST 26 (3 WEEKS)

SUMMER HORSE SCHOOLING SHOW - AUGUST 20TH

 

 


Polo Lessons

Participants must be 11 years of age or older

All Levels: Introductory - Intermediate

INTRODUCTORY LEVEL - SESSION I JULY 18 - AUGUST 5 (3 WEEKS)
INTERMEDIATE LEVEL - SESSION II AUGUST 8 - AUGUST 26 (3 WEEKS)

 

 

 

 

Trail Riding

Participants must be at least 13 years of age

All Levels: Intermediate - Advanced

Rider may choose to ride English or Western style

Ride the UConn Trail System and practice trail riding -- including how to follow markings!

SESSION I MAY 2 - MAY18
SESSION II MAY 31 - JUNE 8
SESSION III JUNE 20 - JUNE 29
SESSION IV AUGUST 15 - AUGUST 31

                                 

*Please contact UConnHorseRiding@UConn.edu for trail riding forms*

 

See the summer trail riding video here!


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