Riding Instructors- Embrace Repetition

A habit is defined as an automatic response to something. Developing the right habits in our students is one of the goals of good riding instructors. Even though

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Riding Horses Is Different

Teaching beginner riders seems like it should be easy, right? After all, what do you teach? A few safety rules, how to lead a horse, how to mount/dismount,

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Should You be “Allowed” to Watch Your Child’s Riding Lessons?

Ask- Don’t Assume Before you hand over money to a riding instructor for your child’s first riding lesson find out what their policy is regarding your presence during

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Are You A Good Riding Instructor?

Everyone, including instructors, is busy these days and too many of today’s riding instructors “wing it” when they teach.  Each time a student arrives at your barn for

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