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Summer Riding Lessons
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.
Online Payment Information
The Animal Science Department is now accepting credit and debit cards for payment for our summer riding program!
Please click HERE to access the UConn Payment Store.
Once payment is made you must complete both the registration form and Acknowledgement/Consent form and return to the appropriate instructor. Forms for hunt seat, dressage or western should be emailed to Alena.Meacham@uconn.edu, forms for trail should be emailed to Jenifer.Nadeau@uconn.edu and forms for polo should be returned to Jennifer.Szela@uconn.edu.
Riding Lesson Styles
Participants must be 11 years of age or older or at the 6th grade level in the fall of 2017
All Levels: Beginners - Advanced Beginner - Intermediate - Advanced
SUMMER HORSE SCHOOLING SHOW - JULY 22
Participants must be 11 years of age or older and
comfortable riding at the walk, trot and canter.
All Levels: Introductory - Advanced
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!
* Dates differ from the normal schedule
Please contact UConnHorseRiding@UConn.edu for trail riding forms.
See a summer trail riding video here!
Last updated: 04/12/2017 12:56:31
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Department of Animal Science
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Storrs, CT 06269-4040
Phone: (860) 486-2413
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