Secret Pride Stables, LLC.

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December 2017

Well here we are already finishing off another great year at Secret Pride Stables LLC but not without celebrating with some Holiday Spirit with you! Here are some things we have going on for this final month of 2017:

  • ***SHOW CANCELLED - December 9th: Secret Pride Stables Ugly Sweater Schooling Show
    Trailer ins welcome, no visiting dogs, current coggins, Grounds fee $10, $8/class
    Prize List:
    Indoor Arena:
    Leadline: (7 and under)
    1. walk
    2. walk/trot
    3. Over poles

    Walk/Trot Equitation: (riders who cannot canter)
    4. Walk
    5. Walk/trot
    6. W/T Over poles

    Beginner: (Riders 1st year showing)
    7. walk
    8. walk/trot
    9. walk/trot/canter
    10. O/F 18'' (4 cross rails)

    Short Stirrup: (12 and under)
    11. walk/trot
    12. walk/trot/canter
    13. o/f (18'' verticals)

    Baby Green: (Horse 1st/2nd year showing)
    14. walk
    15. walk/trot
    16. walk/trot/canter
    17. o/f (18'' - 2')

    Cross Rail Hunter:
    18. Walk/trot
    19. Walk/trot/canter
    20. O/F cross rails


    Outdoor Arena:
    Long Stirrup: (13 - 17 years old)
    21. walk/trot
    22. walk/trot/canter
    23. o/f (2')

    Open Hunter division:
    24. u/s
    25. o/f 2'3, 2'6
    26. Hunter hack class

    Open Equitation:
    27. u/s
    28. o/f 2'3, 2'6, 2'9
    29. o/f 2'3, 2'6, 2'9

  • December 21st: First Day of Winter Barn Day! 10:00 - 3:00 $45 Ride, make ornaments, make the horses Christmas goody bags, and more! A day full of Horsey Holiday Fun!

  • December 22nd: Game Day - Come play games on horseback and go on a trail ride! (No Beginner Riders!) $45

  • Join us for both days at a discounted rate of $70!

  • December 27th: Lessons by Jump Height: $30 Work on perfecting your jump courses over our beautiful jumps in the outdoor arena while we have daylight to enjoy them!!

    10:00 - 18''
    11:00 - 2'
    12:00 - 2'3
    1:00 - 2'6
    2:00 - 2'9

  • December 28th: Happy New Years Barn Day 10:00 - 3:00 $45

  • December 29th: Three Phase Day 10:00 - 3:00 $45 Dressage, Stadium Jumping and Cross Country

    Private Lessons also available during Christmas Break!

    After School Riding Club Schedule:
    Mondays - Hunter/Jumper and Eq. 4:30 - 6:30 $35
    Tuesdays - (November, December, January, February, March) 4:30 - 6:30 IEA Lesson $35
    Tuesdays - (September, October, April, May) Beginners 4:30 - 5:30 $30
    Tuesdays - (September, October, April, May) 5:30 - 7:30 IEA Lesson $35
    Wednesdays - Novice 4:30 - 6:30 $35
    Thursdays - Intermediate 1 4:30 - 6:30 $35
    Friday - Eventing Lessons - 4:30 - 6:30 $35

    Horses for lease:

    Several nice horses available for lease $30 - $400

    Sunday Milestone Lesson Schedule:

    10:00 a.m.: "True Beginner": New to horses and ready to learn from the ground up. Learning how to control a quiet school horse at the walk and trot and can stop the horse. The beginner rider is still finding their balance and getting comfortable with the horses movement.
    (Milestone 1)

    11:00 a.m.: "Beginner": understands common safety practices while working around the horse. Is balanced to walk halt and trot while applying correct riding aids and maintaining position. Able to sit and post the trot in rhythm with the horse and is understanding posting diagonals.
    (Milestone 2)

    12:00 p.m.:"Advanced Beginner": this rider can mount and dismount unassisted. Can ride independently at the walk, and trot the shapes of the ring while maintaining rhythm. Is comfortable with and can maintain position at the halt, walk, trot (sitting, posting, and 2 point). Can trot a ground pole course. This rider is ready to canter!
    (Milestone 3)

    1:00 p.m.: "Novice": this rider knows basic parts of the horse and tack. They are comfortable tacking and untacking the horse without assistance. They are learning to canter while remaining balanced and in control of the horse. They are understanding their leads and can walk, trot, canter in both the full and half seat position. This rider has been introduced to small jumps.
    (Milestones 4-8)
    " Canter groundpole course with leads
    " Level 1 Jumper (18'')
    " Intro level dressage

    2:00 p.m.: "Intermediate 1": this rider shows seriousness in their riding and has sound equitation skills. Can ride w/t/c with ring shapes and simple changes, knows what diagonal or lead they are on and can correct quickly. can stop the horse from any gait. This rider has an independent seat and can ride without stirrups and is ready to be introduced to the basic principles of dressage and jumping. This rider is gaining knowledge in stable management and abides by the rules of the ring and emphasizes safety on and around horses.
    (Milestones 9 - 12, 15 - 25)
    "level 2 jumper 2' -2'3)
    "Training Level Dressage
    " Elementary eventer

    3:00 p.m.: "Intermediate 2": this rider can perform flying lead changes on a school horse, can apply variations to the gaits, turn on the forehand, turn on the haunches, and lateral movements. This rider also understands basic concepts of jumping as well as related distances and stride lengths for jumping and can hand gallop. Lengthen and shorten strides and understands lateral and longitudinal bending/suppling
    (Milestones #13, 14, #26 - 28)
    " Level 3 jumper (2'3-2'9)
    " First level dressage
    " Beginner novice eventer

    Purchase your Milestone Book Today! Have a way to review and check off your riding milestones as you complete them with this fun new book! Also a wonderful addition to your equestrian library giving you many tools and exercises to help improve you and your horses training! ~ $30.00

    Scroll down for our Sunday Milestone Schedule!


    Visit our Horse Show Page for the upcoming 2018 Show Season!

    80 x 160 Indoor Arena!

    Rent it by the hour for your personal riding for only $25/hr!

    Looking forward to making new memories in 2018!!!

    Lesson Packages/Gift Certificates/Horse boarding:
    Riding Lessons/Boarding

    We would like to announce that we are proud new Members of the Horse Discovery Center!

    Horse Discovery Center

    More info on this program soon to come!

    Lesson Packages/Gift Certificates/Horse boarding:
    Riding Lessons/Boarding/Parties/Camps