NEWPORT EQUESTRIAN RIDING LESSONS

NEA is an English riding facility with western riding lessons upon request.

We cater to all ages and riding levels. From toddlers to grandparents, our team at Newport Equestrian is ready to elevate your riding experience and assist you on building the confidence and skills to enjoy this amazing sport.

BEGINNERS

Fundamentals of Riding & Horsemanship

- Horse Grooming
- Horse & Barn Etiquette
- Barn Management
- Horse Tacking
- Basic Equitation and Flat Work
- Balance in The Saddle
- Strength Building
- Communication Between The Horse and Rider
- Walk and Trot

INTERMEDIATE

More Advanced Skills Built Upon The Reinforcement of Fundamentals

- Everything from beginner plus...
- More Advanced Equitation
- More Advanced Strength Training
- More Advanced Flat Work
- Basic Dressage Training
- Bending 
- Learning Leads and Lead Changing
- Low Jumps at A Trot
- Low Jumps at A Canter
- Walk, Trot and Canter

ADVANCED

Higher Level of Difficulty and Advanced Maneuvers

- Application of Fundamentals

- Mid+ Jumps- Gymnastics

- Verticals- Oxers

- Bending Lines

- More Advanced Dressage Training

- More Complex Horse/Rider Communication Skills

- Horse show participation

- Walk, Trot, Canter and Hand Gallop

FAQ

WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?

Please come to a lesson wearing closed toed shoes with a low heel (like a paddock boot), breeches or long pants (jeans acceptable), and an ASTM certified helmet if you have one. If this is your first time out, NEA has helmets available for you to use on a trial basis.

DOES NEA HAVE EQUIPMENT I CAN USE?

If this is your first time out, we have helmets available for you to use on a trial basis. We have saddles, crops and grooming supplies available for you to use while you are here, or you are welcome to bring your own. Along the way, your trainer can guide you to determine what other equipment you should add to your tack box!

DO YOU HAVE ANY FURTHER QUESTIONS?

All participants must read and accept an Agreement of Release and Assumption of Risk prior to participating in any Newport Equestrian Academy activities. This form must be filled and signed for each and all participants prior to riding. Forms for riders under the age of 18, must be filled and signed by a parent or guardian.