Horsemanship simply for your journey
Skill Levels of horsemanship on the ground and riding:
#2 Proficient & Harmony (recreational level - leisure trail riding, enjoyment, therapy).
#5 Specialization (performance level - Jumping, reining, dressage,cutting, endurance, barrel racing, and many other disciplines).
Horses can help humans live a happy and healthy life style
Horses teach humans and humans teach horses
Horsemanship is about 80% mental and 20% physical
Biomechanics research and test for seat, posture and balance when riding increases performance and dreceases injury.
What to bring/know before starting a lesson or class:
Approved Riding Helmet* (we have helmets to rent)
Jeans (western) or breeches (English)
Approved riding boots with one inch heel (no sneakers)
No flips-flops, shorts, yoga pants, leggings or anything like it
Students be prepared to sign forms and parents need to sign if minor
We have great learning partners aka (horses) here or bring your own horse
If you bring your own please make sure to contact Grandfather Stables 1 s
For now please contact the stables for scheduling or questions 828-260-5000
Payment: Card, check or cash 5% discount. To pay cash come to stables
Soon scheduling will be available online