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Summer Equestrian Programs

2021 Schedule

To register for Equestrian Summer Programs, please contact Ashley Lewis at 330.935.2300 ext. 111 or email ashley@pegasusfarm.org. Payment for each program is required at time of registration to reserve your place in the class.

Open to students of all abilities, although some eligibility criteria is established for each program. Each student will receive a healthy snack, handouts covering the lesson's content, and a Pegasus 2021 summer program t-shirt!  

"Hands On Horses" - Five Day Summer Program
 

Each day will include an unmounted theory lesson, groundwork with your horse, grooming, tacking and best of all-riding a horse! 

All of this will be accomplished while building a foundation of safety habits.

Learn all about horses and how to work with them including:

  • Horse handling/leadership/horse care
  • Herd behavior/body language/communication
  • Showmanship
  • Basic independent riding skills
  • Grooming and tacking
  • Breeds, markings and colors
  • And so more!

Dates:

    Session #1: June 21-25

    Session #2: July 12-16

Time: 

9 a.m. - noon

Ages:

8-16 years

Cost:

$295 per session

  • Limited to 8 students per session.
  • For the safety of all, there is a weight limit of 180 pounds.

Horsin' Around - Three Day Program 

Enjoy the beautiful outdoors and farm atmosphere at Pegasus Farm while you learn all about horses! The “Horsin' Around” program for ages 6 to 16 will be three days full of fun and knowledge. You will focus on horse safety, leadership skills, grooming, tacking and tack care, basic horse care, and communication. The third day will finish up your time at the farm with a horseback ride!

Dates:

Session 1: June 14, 15, 16 (Ages 6-10)

Session 2: July 19, 20, 21 (Ages 11-16)

Session 3: August 2, 3, 4 (Ages 6-10)

Time:

9:00-12:00

Price:

$175.00

*Weight limit 180 lbs.

 

Equestrian Vaulting Summer Program 

An equestrian sport that is growing in popularity, Vaulting combines dance and gymnastics performed on the back of a moving horse. The activity promotes balance, confidence and a oneness with the horse in a safe, supportive environment. Many students have taken vaulting lessons as a means of improving their riding skills, others find it a unique and challenging sport in itself. 

Each morning will begin with stretching, muscle-building and team-building exercises, moving to the vaulting barrel, then moving to the horse. 

Date:

July 5-9

Time:

9 a.m. - noon

Ages:

6-18 years

Cost:

$210.00 per student

  • Limited to 12 students.
  • For the safety of all, there is a weight limit of 160 pounds.