Alborak offers programs from beginner through to international competitors.
The focus of our programs is education too further the enjoyment of the horse.
You may register for an existing program or choose to inquire about a customized program which suits you and your horse.
Before you commit to our riding school, you may be interested in choosing one of the following sessions:
Intro to Riding
For riders new to the equine world
For riders getting back in the saddle or changing barns
Please contact us to arrange one of these helpful sessions.
10 week lesson program packages
(Suitable for ages 6 to 18, ADULT programs available)
Follows the Alborak Riding School program curriculum and items on the L1 progression list or L2 evaluation sheet. Some lessons will have in hand leading or lunging components.
Items include (but not limited to):
- How to catch a horse
- Grooming before and after riding
- Tacking up
- Care of tack after riding
- Leading with a halter and rope
- Leading a horse tacked up
- Mounting and dismounting safety
- Adjusting stirrups
- Basic position, how to hold the reins
- Start trot (posting & two-point)
- Learn posting diagonals
- Steering at the walk
- Care of tack
Novice Rider Program
This level is for riders that are comfortable with everything covered in the Beginner Program. It will follow the Alborak Riding School program curriculum and items on the novice evaluation check list. Students will have alternating dressage/flat and jumping lessons and will learn how to safely canter. The jumping components will not exceed over 2'3".
*Students wishing to enter the Novice program without progressing through our beginner programs must complete an assessment ride. Entry will be determined by one of our Certified Instructors.
If you are interested in more options, information and pricing please visit our Riding School website.
The Riding School program runs lessons on Mondays, Saturdays and Sundays. Contact us for more information.