Training

Your Instructor

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Yasmin Lillian is passionate about teaching riders. She grew up in Germany, where she received her riding credentials, and follows the German training scale. She is certified in Dressage, Show Jumping and Cross Country. She values most of all the development of horse and rider in harmony. Yasmin attends clinics frequently to continue her education. 

Dressage

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Dressage is the basic training of horse and rider. Dressage training teaches the rider to communicate effectively with the horse. Horse and rider learn to move in balance together.

Jumping

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Jumping is a fun way to enjoy your horse and test your skills! Learn to jump on one of our horses or bring your own.

Trails

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Trail riding is a nice change for the horses and a great way to enjoy the beauty of the River Valley Nature Preserve. Trails lead directly from the ranch to the beach!

Training

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Training follows a natural progression using the Training Scale. The rider first learns the correct posture and aids to support the horse.


The Training Scale

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Rhythm, Suppleness, Connection, Impulsion, Straightness and Collection. The training scale guides riders step by step along the path to balance and harmony with their horse.

Ride around your work Schedule

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Arena Lights

Arena lights and evening classes make it easy to find time to ride around your schedule.

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Group Classes

Ride with your friends and make new ones!

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Switch it Up

Ride on the trails or to the beach for a fun change of pace!